Get to know your industry!

The annual events of the Minnesota Builders Exchange offer member companies the perfect opportunity to further establish a network within the industry.

Our exclusive social and networking events represent a huge added benefit to membership, with exciting and varied events to participate in and show your support for MBEX.

Take a closer look at some of our event sponsorship opportunities here.

Interested in our events? Check out our 2017 events calendar here.

July

Closed for 4th of July

07.03.2017

The Minnesota Builders Exchange will be closed Monday, July 3 and Tuesday July 4 in observance of the 4th of July.

August

Annual Event

Sporting Clays Fundraiser

08.10.2017

The 2017 Sporting Clays Fundraiser will take place on Thursday, August 10, 2017 at Game Unlimited.  

Registration will be available here in July.

September

Closed for Labor Day

09.04.2017

The Minnesota Builders Exchange will be closed on Monday, September 4, 2017 in observance of Labor Day.

Golf Tournament

The 2017 Golf Tournament will take place on Wednesday, June 21.  

Check out the recap HERE.

A day of golfing, dinner included.  Winners in several categories are awarded shortly after the dinner. 

Click here for the 2016 Golf Recap, including a list of sponsors.  View the 2015 Golf Recap2014 Golf Recap and the 2013 Golf Recap.

Sporting Clays Fundraiser

The 2017 Sporting Clays Fundraiser will take place on Thursday, August 10.  Registration will be available in July at mbex.org/clays.

Check out sponsorship opportunities here.

This annual event includes a sporting clays shoot, lunch, dinner and awards.  Members attend this event to mingle with others in the industry AND show support for our scholarship program via sponsorships and donations! 

The Minnesota Builders Exchange Scholarship is a special fund set up by the Exchange to award scholarships to individuals for educational purposes in a field directly related to the construction industry. 

Click here for the 2016 Sporting Clays recap, including a list of sponsors.  View the 2015 Fundraiser Recap​2014 Fundraiser Recap or the 2013 Fundraiser Recap.

Spring + Fall Socials

The 2017 Spring Social took place on Thursday, April 13, 2017. Check out the recap here.

The 2017 Fall Social will take place on Thursday, October 12, 2017.  Registration will be available in September at mbex.org/fallsocial.

Each year, the Minnesota Builders Exchange hosts two annual socials, these widely-popular networking events provide opportunities for members to mingle with other industry representatives during an exciting line-up of activities and diversions.  Past socials have included craft beer stations, buffets, live entertainment and door/raffle prizes.

MBEX hosts the Spring Social at the Golden Valley Country Club in Golden Valley, with the Fall Social located on the St. Paul side of town at Envision (previously The Prom Center).

Check out past Social recaps, including a list of sponsors:
Spring Social: 2016 event recap
2015 event recap and 2014 event recap.
Fall Social: 2016 event recap2015 event recap and 2014 event recap.

Document Reading Course

The Spring session of the Document Reading Course took place from February 6, 2017 – March 7, 2017.

The Fall session of the Document Reading course is set to take place from September 25, 2017 – October 24, 2017.  Registration will be available in August at mbex.org/docsclass.

The Document Reading Course is one of the most popular and helpful services offered to our members.

This 5 week, 10 session course entitled “Introduction to Understanding and Using Construction Documents” is offered by the Minnesota Builders Exchange twice a year (Spring and Fall). Classes meet at MBEX on Monday and Tuesday evenings.

Annual Meeting

The Minnesota Builders Exchange hosted the 2017 Annual Meeting Luncheon on Wednesday, January 11, 2016, at the Golden Valley Country Club. 

Check out the recap here.

The MBEX Annual Meeting is an open board meeting in which members are given the opportunity to:

  • recognize firms that have been have members with MBEX for 30 years
  • announce + congratulate new board members
  • actively observe board meeting procedures
  • socialize/network with other industry representatives

Member Appreciation BBQ

The 2017 Member Appreciation BBQ will take place on June 7, 2017.  

Check out the 2017 BBQ recap HERE.

The Member Appreciation BBQ is our way to thank our member firms for their ongoing support of the Minnesota Builders Exchange.  

Click here for the 2016 BBQ Recap, including a list of attendees and sponsors!  View the 2015 BBQ Recap and the 2014 BBQ Recap

Calendar
Jul
3

Closed for 4th of July

The Minnesota Builders Exchange will be closed Monday, July 3 and...

Aug
10

Sporting Clays Fundraiser

The 2017 Sporting Clays Fundraiser will take place on Thursday,...

Sep
4

Closed for Labor Day

The Minnesota Builders Exchange will be closed on Monday, September 4, 2017...