A HUGE thank you for everything you did to make our dream wedding come true!

- Samantha and Mickey Keefe

Our event would not have happened without your efforts and contributions. I cannot begin to describe your professionalism and excellence. The food was outstanding!

- Jodi Millerbernd, Boys and Girls Club of Rochester

Our event was an absolute success. I give you an A+!!! I heard nothing but positive comments. The food and the service was excellent.

- Pamela Trachsel - Edina Realty

Everything was absolutely super! Great location, great meal and great staff. 100% satisfied and we will use your location again in the future, and have been promoting your site to our friends/family/ & clients!

- Lisa Sherrington - Olmsted County Public Works

The combination plate was delicious. I heard positive comments from guests about how prompt the staff was serving and removing food. The bartenders were also always one step ahead. Thanks for the 1st class hospitality!!

- Dan and DeAnn Baker & Aaron and Amanda Graham

Our event would not have happened without your efforts and contributions. I cannot begin to describe the professionalism and excellence in which you treated us and presented the event. The food was outstanding!

- Jodi Milbern, Boys and Girls Club of Rochester

We wanted to officially say THANK YOU for all your work to make our wedding reception a memorable experience. We absolutely loved the setting of the room. And the food, as always, was amazing. You are the best!

- Mark & Emily Green

The food was amazing and so was the service. I will definitely recommend your Event Center in the future to others!! I couldn't have asked for a more beautiful evening!!!

- Nick & Sheila Psyck

We could not have been more pleased with everything! The room was beautiful and the food delicious.

- The Bunke Family

We just wanted to officially thank you for helping us make our event a success....we continue to receive comments about the venue and food. Know we will be back next year!

- Emily Bauden & Staff of New Life

Thank you again for your expert handling of and outstanding support for our 30th Taste of the Town culinary event! Throughout the day, evening and into the next day we experienced nothing but excellence and superior customer service as we planned, set up and conducted our event.

- Dave Ferber-Director of Community Engagement for The Salvation Army

It is always a pleasure to work with the Rochester International Event Center. Whenever we hold our event at the Rochester International Event Center we know they will help make our event a success. They keep us coming back every year.

- AgStar Financial Services, ACA

Thank you so much to all of your staff who helped make our day so special. Your venue is absolutely gorgeous and the food was fantastic. We believe our experience was worth every penny!

- Jeff & Chandra Pagel

As one of Minnesota’s largest and most experienced caterers, you can count on Rochester International Event Center to provide you with the highest service, flawless attention to detail and unforgettably delicious food experiences that will ensure the most memorable day for you and your guests. 


Just got engaged? We would love to help with your big day.  We look forward to working with you with all the way from "YES" to " I DO"!  Our number one goal is customer satisfaction and we have many different packages to make you wedding day a dream come true.  Contact our sales team today to get information and dates.


Calendar of Events

  • A Chair Affair

    Saturday, February 25, 2017

    5:00 pm    VIP Reception
    6:00 pm    General Reception
    7:30 pm    Welcome & Dinner

    8:00 pm    Silent Auction closes
    8:10 pm    Live Auction begins
    9:30 pm    After Parties begin



  • Wines of the World 2018! Presented by Bear Creek Services


    ---- 200+ wines from around the world!

    ---- Assorted beers and craft spirits

    ---- Delicious hors d'ouvres and desserts to enhance your tasting experience

    ---- Raffle and silent auction

    ---- Live music will be performed by "Driven by Rhythm" (they perform fabulous classic rock songs!)

    ---- Attendees have the chance to order wines at event-discounted prices

    All proceeds from "Wines of the World" benefit Bear Creek Services; a nonprofit organization that supports people who have disabilities and traumatic brain injury.

    To Purchase Tickets, please visit:




    Join Us at the Fish Fry!

    All proceeds go to the Vanselow Scholarships established through Lourdes Foundation to help more students receive a faith-based education at Rochester Catholic Schools.

    Ticket Information
    $15 preorder
    $18 at the door


    Children Ages 4-10
    $7 preorder
    $10 at the door

    Free for children ages 3 and under

    Cod with Tarter Sauce
    Buttered Noodles with Alfredo or Marinara Sauce
    Caesar Salad, Mashed Potatoes & Dinner Rolls
    Bunny Cake & Chocolate Raspberry Cake
    Lemonade & Coffee


    Kids Face Painting
    Wacky Hair Decorating
    Glow Jewelry

    Live Music
    5:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

    Raffle Drawings
    7:15 p.m.
    Be sure to get your tickets for a chance to win one of the many fabulous raffle items.

    Bucket Raffle tickets - $1 each
    Big Catch Raffle tickets - $5 each

    To purchase tickets, please visit: