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Northbest: Ads of Minnesota Rescheduled For Tuesday, October 4 At The Commons

October 4, 2016 @ 8:00 pm

MINNEAPOLIS (September 22, 2016) — The Minneapolis Downtown Council, in partnership with AdFed MN and Intersections: The Downtown 2025 Plan’s Downtown Experience committee, today announced that Northbest: Ads of Minnesota and the AdFed Silver Medal Award Event will take place at The Commons on Tuesday, October 4th at 8 pm in Downtown Minneapolis.

The event, originally scheduled for September 22, was rain delayed due to inclement weather. The event is free and open to the public, and it will feature a 60-minute reel of locally-created advertisements. Food trucks and local craft beers are scheduled to be on site at 5 pm.

For more information, visit www.downtownmpls.com/northbest and follow @MplsDowntown on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram using the hashtag #Northbest.

About the Minneapolis Downtown Council:

Founded in 1955, and one of the most historic central business associations in the nation, the Minneapolis Downtown Council (MDC) is a membership-based entity that works to create an extraordinary downtown. The MDC’s collaborative developments of Intersections: The Downtown 2025 Plan was designed to help downtown businesses, community leaders and citizens build on downtown assets and implement future goals. For more information, please visit DowntownMpls.com.

About AdFed:

Advertising Federation of Minnesota [AdFed] is a non-profit, professional trade organization that serves the Minnesota advertising community including agencies, advertisers, suppliers and students. AdFed is part of The American Advertising Federation [AAF], the nation’s oldest national advertising trade association. AdFed of Minnesota members volunteer their time and talents to plan and execute community events that are overseen by a board of directors. AdFed offers networking opportunities, seminars, speaker presentations and other fun and industry-focused events. AdFed celebrates the Twin Cities’ market strength and the global impact that our community makes through leading brands, creative advertising campaigns and sound business practices. For more information about AdFed, visit https://www.adfed.org.

About Northbest: Ads of Minnesota:

Northbest: Ads of Minnesota is an event produced by the Minneapolis Downtown Council in partnership with AdFed MN and the Intersections: The Downtown 2025 Plan’s Downtown Experience Committee. Northbest is sponsored by Silver Sponsors Fox Rothschild and BBDO and Bronze Sponsors Creative Circle and Martin Williams. The name Northbest: Ads of Minnesota was developed by local agency Periscope, and CRASH+SUES produced the reel. Northbest offers a chance for the local community to celebrate the vision of our creative community, which accounts for roughly 65,000 jobs within our local workforce. The event itself aligns with The 2025 Plan’s vision for creating a consistently compelling downtown experience. For more information on The 2025 Plan, visit www.2025plan.com or follow along on social media using the hashtag #2025Plan.


Mark Remme | Communications Manager
Minneapolis Downtown Council | 81 S. 9th Street #260 | Minneapolis, MN | 55402

mremme@downtownminneapolis.com | Cell: 507.290.1452  | Office: 612.656.3824 | Fax: 612.338.0634


October 4, 2016
8:00 pm


The Commons
Downtown East
Minneapolis, MN United States
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