Celebrate in the heart of downtown Minneapolis. Whether you’re hosting a social celebration, wedding or corporate gathering, our team will curate an unforgettable experience. Explore our beautiful, versatile event spaces and experience the event of your dreams.
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Savour Every Moment

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    Mara in Season – A Spring’s Table

    Mara and Four Seasons Hotel Minneapolis announces a new series: Mara in Season. Taking place four times per year, each event features a surprise Hotel experience followed by a collaborative, multi-course tasting menu at Mara where Chef Gavin Kaysen and his team cook with a renowned visiting chef from our open kitchen. On May 9, Mara will collaborate with Chef Greg Vernick for A Spring’s Table.

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    Mother’s Day at Mara

    Celebrate your Mother's Day in style at Mara. Enjoy a brunch experience including an interactive carving station and omelet station. Dive into our dessert table featuring some of your favourite sweet treats.

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    Wellness Happy Hour

    Treat yourself this season with new Wellness Happy Hour offers at the Spa. The City Life Facial, Grounding Massage and Social Sauna are now available at a special rate for a mid-week escape. After your treatment, visit the Spa lobby for a complimentary glass of wine.

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    The Sunday Table

    From a communal table filled with citrus centrepieces and Italian wines, guests can enjoy family style platters full of fresh salads, summer vegetables, grilled seafood and steaks and oven-fired pizzas. As Riva’s signature offering for the summer season, this experience includes culinary delights, house-made Limoncello, local draft beers, Italian wine and valet parking.

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    Summer Series

    Returning for a second year, the popular lululemon-led fitness classes – ranging from yoga and Pilates to dance and strength training – provide opportunities to sweat and sightsee on a rooftop plaza surrounded by city and sky. Hotel guests and residents may join classes on a complimentary basis, and community members are invited to purchase tickets for USD 30. Call to reserve at +1 (612) 895-5707.

While You Stay

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    Walkup kitchen

    In addition to the new food and beverage options at Riva Terrace, Hotel guests and residents have access to additional menu items made fresh just beyond the pool. Minnesota’s rising culinary experts prepare dishes showcasing their culture and craftsmanship. Walkup kitchens will be open Fridays and Saturdays, 11:00 am to 3:00 pm.

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    Family Plaza

    A rooftop playground for those young and young at heart, this outdoor space near the pool includes yard games like cornhole, giant Connect 4 and giant Jenga. It is also home to the Hotel’s popular gelato cart. The Family Plaza will be open Fridays and Saturdays during pool hours.

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    Summer Markets

    Local curator Mich Berthiaume returns to the rooftop with shoppers’ favourite artists, makers and creators. The Summer Markets will take over Riva Plaza three times throughout the summer, during Pride Weekend (June 29, 2024), the Minneapolis Aquatennial (July 27, 2024) and the Minnesota State Fair (August 29, 2024).

Your Event, Your Story

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    Social Events

    Celebrate life’s greatest milestones with unforgettable experiences. Whether hosting a birthday party, baby shower, rehearsal dinner or happy hour, let our events team bring your vision to life with curated celebrations.

  • Man in tux and woman in wedding dress sitting together at a table with a bouquets of flowers on it.

    Promising peace of mind and perfection, our expert Four Seasons wedding specialists will work with you closely to custom design every detail of your celebrations.

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    Celebration Suite

    Providing a sanctuary of peace and privacy during your event, this luxurious venue is ideal as a wedding suite or VIP green room, just steps from our two ballrooms. Relax in the lounge space or get ready in the makeup and dressing area, complete with a private bathroom.

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    Private Dining

    Whether you are hosting a small corporate gathering or celebrating a special social event, our private dining rooms, Mistral and Marin, set the stage for enjoying Mara’s locally inspired menu rooted deeply in the Mediterranean.

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    Bring your group together with a special event hosted in signature Four Seasons style. Discover our two ballrooms and versatile function spaces – all with natural light – along with the city’s largest outdoor event terrace. For events taking place before May 31, 2024, hosts enjoy fully waived venue fees and 10% off.

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Featured Offers

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    Our guest rooms offer unparalleled convenience and sophistication, making them the ideal choice for your stay in the city, providing a seamless blend of comfort and functionality for entertaining or working.

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