Downtown Minneapolis has so much to offer, including restaurants, bars, museums, arts & entertainment, and so much more. We hope you take some time before or after Vogue Knitting LIVE to explore all that Minneapolis has to offer. 

Getting Around Minneapolis

There are many affordable public transportation options on Metro Transit that you’ll be able to utilize to get around Minneapolis. If you are staying downtown, all rides in the downtown zone are 50¢. Just tell the driver when you board you are staying in the downtown zone. If a bus is marked FREE, there is no cost to ride. 

Dining at the Minneapolis Convention Center
Grab a coffee before your class or a drink after you are done shopping the Marketplace at the two eateries in the Convention Center. 


Dunn Brothers Coffee
Monday–Sunday 7:00 AM–5:00 PM
Serves Breakfast and Lunch
Craft Bar and Lounge
Wednesday–Sunday opens at 11:00 AM

Dining Near the Hyatt Regency and Minneapolis Convention Center

Minneapolis features hundreds of restaurants that will entice any type of diner. Below is a list of select restaurants in the area; for a full list of dining options, click here

8th Street Grill
2819, 800 S Marquette Ave #107, Minneapolis, MN 55402
925 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis, MN 55402

Brit’s Pub

1110 Nicollet Mall
Minneapolis, MN

Buca Di Beppo

1204 Harmon Place
Minneapolis, MN

Butcher & The Boar 

1121 Hennepin Ave
Minneapolis, MN 55403


825 Hennepin Ave 
Minneapolis, MN 55402

Hen House Eatery

114 S 8th St, Minneapolis, MN 55402

Panera Bread

809 Nicollet Mall
Minneapolis, MN