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You are allowed to purchase up to 25 tickets for any particular tour at one time.  Should you need to purchase more than 25 tickets for the same tour, you can select "Register Another Person" on the Review page to come back through and select up to another 25 tickets, provided there are enough tickets available.

All tickets are sold on a first-come, first-served basis, and counts are based upon tickets that are paid for with a credit card or with checking account information. 

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tours available - friday, december 6, 2019

Target Field

Do you have an interest in the Sports and Entertainment field? Join us on a tour of one of ESPN’s Top 10 MLB Stadiums. Target Field, home of the Minnesota Twins as well as the 2014 MLB All-Star Game is a site to behold. Take a tour through Herb Carneal Press Box, clubhouse, dugout, suite level, Bat & Barrel, Delta SKY360 Club, Budweiser Roof Deck, and Thompson Reuters Champions Club. Guests will be exposed to the artwork, displays of memorabilia, environmental and sustainability features of Target Field, as well as Twins history.

US Bank Stadium

It’s more than just a tour – it’s a backstage pass to the home of NCAA Championships, the Summer X Games, and Super Bowl LII. Your adventure through U.S. Bank Stadium will give you behind-the-scenes access to the home of the Minnesota Vikings. Discover the inner workings of the Stadium including premium clubs and suites, the Thomson Reuters Press Level, stadium art collection, team locker room, stadium floor. You will also see how the stadium is constantly working to minimize its energy, water, and waste rates you learn about these initiatives and how they contribute to lessening the carbon footprint of U.S. Bank Stadium as a whole. You will learn about the process of creating a zero-waste stadium, what happens to recycled and compostable materials once it leaves, and ways in which the stadium minimizes waste.

The Vertical Endeavors

Built in one of the last remaining historic Ice House buildings, join us for a state of the art climbing experience featuring 50-60 foot climbing walls. Conquer your fears, experience new heights, and if you have never climbed before, you will work directly with experienced instructors who will teach you how to climb. Vertical Endeavors-Minneapolis features 24 auto belays, as well as a pro shop to fulfill all your climbing needs. After a brief orientation, the staff at Vertical Endeavors will have you climbing in no time. We recommend that you wear loose, comfortable athletic clothing and tight shoes. This activity does require a separate waiver, that must be signed by your parent or guardian, if you are under 18 years of age, prior to climbing.

Mall of America

Are you a shopper? Have you ever wondered what goes on behind the scenes at the largest enclosed shopping center in the United States? If you answered yes to either of these questions, then this is the experience for you. A Mall of America tourism representative will speak to you on topics such as marketing history, development, retail success, architecture, management, day-to-day operations, economic impact to the local and state economies, and what makes Mall of America unique. All participants will receive a 2019 Mall of America Coupon Book, and then of course, you will have the opportunity to experience the mall for yourself.

Mill City Museum

The milling industry made Minneapolis famous. The Mill City Museum is an architectural showpiece, built on the riverfront amid ruins of what was once the world's largest flour mill you will learn about the intertwined histories of the flour industry, the river, and the city of Minneapolis.

Climb aboard our giant elevator to travel through eight levels of the building and back through time, as you experience the sights and sounds of the workers and machines that made Minneapolis the flour milling capital of the world. Glimpse scenes of the old mill while the voices of the former workers share their stories and carry you through life at the Washburn A Mill. Uses historic film and photographs and the dramatic use of lighting, sound, and special effects to bring to life the powerful, noisy, and often dangerous process of transforming grain into flour.

Piper Jaffray

In the world of Finance and banking, not many companies compare to Piper Jaffray and their assortment of business offerings. Founded in 1895, the firm is headquartered in Minneapolis and has offices across the United States and in London, Hong Kong1 and Zurich. We offer a full suite of products to serve our clients’ business lifecycle needs, geographic reach in an increasingly global market, and deep expertise in our core sectors. These products include Investment Banking, Public Finance, Asset Management and Community Leadership. Spend time with some of the industries experts both with Piper Jaffray and one of their clients to understand the broad assortment of products and services offered as well as the range of career opportunities offered within this field.

Paisley Park

Paisley Park is Prince’s extraordinary private estate and production complex in Chanhassen. Fans have the unprecedented opportunity to experience first-hand what it was like for Prince to create, produce and perform inside this private sanctuary and remarkable production complex.

Throughout the experience, visitors will see artifacts from Prince’s personal archives, including iconic concert wardrobe, awards, musical instruments, artwork, motorcycles, rare music and video recordings.

Game Show Battle Rooms

Who doesn’t want to be in a Game Show? One of the nation’s first game show experiences for everyone, not just the lucky few who get to be on TV. You will be live in a custom game show experience Facing off against your fellow DECA members facilitated by game show hosts. Play in a studio arena where you can get the thrills, laughs and excitement of a live game show. IT’S TIME TO DECA BATTLE!