MBEX staff is fully remote and dedicated to assisting the construction industry with timely project information, services and member support.

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Members: Get to know your industry!

Our member-exclusive events of the Minnesota Builders Exchange offer our member companies and their employees the perfect opportunity to further establish their network within the construction industry.

These 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 our event sponsorship opportunities here.

Interested in our events?
Check out our upcoming events: 2020 calendar | 2021 calendar

December

MBEX closed for Holidays

12.24.2020

MBEX closed Thursday, December 24 and Friday, December 25, 2020 in observance of the holiday season.  

Our office/plan room will reopen Monday, December 28, 2020.

MBEX closed for New Year’s

12.31.2020

MBEX closed Thursday, December 31, 2020 and Friday, January 1, 2020 in observance of New Year's.  

Our office/plan room will reopen Monday, January 4, 2021.

January

Annual Event

Annual Meeting

01.13.2021

The Minnesota Builders Exchange will host the 2021 Annual Meeting on Wednesday, January 13, 2021 via Zoom.

Registration will be available soon.

Annual Meeting

EXCLUSIVE MEMBER-ONLY EVENT!

The 2021 Annual Meeting will take place on January 13 via Zoom.
Registration will be available soon at mbex.org/annualmeeting.

The MBEX Annual Meeting is an open board meeting in which members are given the opportunity to recognize firms that have supported MBEX for 20 and 30 years, announce and congratulate new board members, actively observe board meeting procedures and socialize/network with other industry representatives.

Check out the 2020 Annual Meeting Recap2019 Annual Meeting Recap, the 2018 Annual Meeting recap and the 2017 Annual Meeting recap.

Holiday Party North

EXCLUSIVE MEMBER-ONLY EVENT!

The 2020 Holiday Party North- CANCELLED.
For the safety of our members, board of directors, social committee and staff, the MBEX executive board has opted to cancel the 2020 Holiday Party North. We appreciate your continued support of MBEX and hope to see you at our next event. Please view our COVID-19 statement at www.mbex.org/COVID for more information.

The Holiday Party North, hosted annually, provides members with an opportunity to celebrate the end of a business year and the holiday season.  This festive and lively celebration features cocktails, hors d'oeuvres, dinner, networking, door prizes and awards for the ugliest Christmas sweaters.

View the 2019 event recap for an event overview, including a list of sponsors.

Winter Social Outing North

EXCLUSIVE MEMBER-ONLY EVENT!

The 2021 Winter Social Outing North is set for Friday, February 26, 2021 at the Duluth Curling Club.
Registration available in January at mbex.org/wintersocial-north.

Hosted each February, the Winter Social Outing allows for members to partake in a fun-filled group outing.  Past events have included hockey outings and group curling.

Document Reading Course

MBEX 2021 Spring Document Reading Course is set to run from Monday, March 1 - Tuesday, March 23, 2021. 
Registration will be available in January at mbex.org/docsclass.

This 4 week, 8 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. 

Spring Social

EXCLUSIVE MEMBER-ONLY EVENT!

The 2021 Spring Social is set for Thursday, April 8, 2021 at the Earle Brown Heritage Center.
Registration will be available in March at mbex.org/springsocial.

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. 

Check out past Spring Social recaps, including a list of sponsors:
2019 event recap2018 event recap2017 event recap, 2016 event recap, 2015 event recap and 2014 event recap.

Member Appreciation BBQ

EXCLUSIVE MEMBER-ONLY EVENT!

The MBEX 2021 Member Appreciation BBQ is set for Wednesday, June 9, 2021.
Members RSVP in May at mbex.org/bbq.

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

View the 2019 BBQ Recap2018 BBQ Recap2017 BBQ Recap2016 BBQ Recap,  2015 BBQ Recap and the 2014 BBQ Recap

Golf Tournament

EXCLUSIVE MEMBER-ONLY EVENT!

The MBEX 2021 Golf Tournament is set for Wednesday, June 23, 2021 at Majestic Oaks.  
Registration will be available in May at mbex.org/golf.

Hosted each June, this event provides many great opportunities for members to socialize and network within the industry.  After a day on the course, winners in several categories are awarded prizes at a sit-down dinner.  This event also includes many beneficial sponsorship opportunities.

View the 2019 Golf Recap2018 Golf Recap2017 Golf Recap, 2016 Golf Recap2015 Golf Recap, and the 2014 Golf Recap.

Sporting Clays Fundraiser

EXCLUSIVE MEMBER-ONLY EVENT!

The 2021 Sporting Clays Fundraiser will take place on Thursday, August 12, 2021 at Game Unlimited in Hudson, WI.  
Registration will be available in August at mbex.org/clays.

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 sponsorship and donations!

View the 2020 event recap2019 event recap2018 event recap2017 event recap, the 2016 Fundraiser Recap, the 2015 Fundraiser Recap or the 2014 Fundraiser Recap.

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

Golf Tournament North

EXCLUSIVE MEMBER-ONLY EVENT!

The MBEX 2021 Golf Tournament North is set for Wednesday, August 25, 2021 at the Ridgeview Country Club in Duluth, MN.
Registration will be available in July.

This annual event includes a full round of golf, lunch, dinner and awards.  Socialize and network while participating in one of our most popular events in northern Minnesota!

Sporting Clays North

EXCLUSIVE MEMBER-ONLY EVENT!

The 2021 Sporting Clays North will take place on Wednesday, September 8, 2021 at the Old Vermillion Trail in Duluth, MN. 
Registration will be available in August. 

At this event, members enjoy a clays shoot, food, awards and prizes.  Numerous networking and sponsorship opportunities provide attendees with yet another exclusive member benefit!

Click here for an event recap, inlcuding a list of event sponsors!

Fall Social

EXCLUSIVE MEMBER-ONLY EVENT!

The 2021 Fall Social will take place on Thursday, October 14, 2021 at the Golden Valley Country Club. 
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.

Check out past Fall Social recaps, including a list of sponsors:
Fall Social: 2019 event recap2018 event recap2017 event recap2016 event recap, 2015 event recap and 2014 event recap.

Calendar
Dec
24

MBEX closed for Holidays

MBEX closed Thursday, December 24 and Friday, December 25, 2020 in...

Dec
31

MBEX closed for New Year’s

MBEX closed Thursday, December 31, 2020 and Friday, January 1,...

Jan
13

Annual Meeting

The Minnesota Builders Exchange will host the 2021 Annual...