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 2018 events calendar here.

May

Closed for Memorial Day

05.28.2018

The Minnesota Builders Exchange will be closed on Monday, May 28, 2018, in observance of Memorial Day.

June

Annual Event

Member Appreciation BBQ

06.06.2018

The 2018 Member Appreciation BBQ will take place on Wednesday, June 6, 2018 in the MBEX parking lot.  This year, we'll also use this opportunity to celebrate the 130th birthday of the Minnesota Builders Exchange! 

Registration will be available in May at mbex.org/bbq.

Annual Event

Golf Tournament

06.20.2018

The 2018 Golf Tournament will take place on Wednesday, June 20, 2018 at the Majestic Oaks Golf Club.

Registration will be available in May at mbex.org/golf.

July

Closed for 4th of July

07.04.2018

The Minnesota Builders Exchange will be closed Wednesday, July 4 in observance of the 4th of July.

Member Appreciation BBQ

EXCLUSIVE MEMBER-ONLY EVENT!

Members are encouraged to join us as we up the ante for a special double event-- our annual Member Appreciation BBQ + 130th Gala on Wednesday, June 6, 2018. 

Registration will be available here and at mbex.org/bbq next week!  

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 2017 BBQ recap, including a list of attendees and sponsors!  View the 2016 BBQ Recap,  2015 BBQ Recap and the 2014 BBQ Recap

Golf Tournament

EXCLUSIVE MEMBER-ONLY EVENT!

The 2018 Golf Tournament is set for Wednesday, June 20, 2018 at Majestic Oaks. 

Registration will be available here and at mbex.org/golf in early May.

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

Click here for the 2017 event recap, including a list of sponsors. View the  2016 Golf Recap2015 Golf Recap2014 Golf Recap and the 2013 Golf Recap.

Sporting Clays Fundraiser

EXCLUSIVE MEMBER-ONLY EVENT!

The 2018 Sporting Clays Fundraiser is set for Thursday, August 9, 2018 at Game Unlimited in Hudson, WI.  Check back here or visit mbex.org/clays in July for registration.

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 2017 event recap.  View the 2016 Fundraiser Recap2015 Fundraiser Recap​, or the 2014 Fundraiser Recap.

Fall Social

EXCLUSIVE MEMBER-ONLY EVENT!

The 2018 Fall Social is set for Thursday, October 11, 2018 at the Envision Center (formally the Prom).  Check back here or visit mbex.org/fallsocial in August for event registration.

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: 2017 event recap, 2016 event recap, 2015 event recap and 2014 event recap.
Fall Social: 2017 event recap2016 event recap, 2015 event recap and 2014 event recap.

Document Reading Course

The Spring 2018 session of the Document Reading Course is currently in session. 

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.  Attend all sessions and receive 16 Continuing Education credits.

The 2018 Fall Document Reading Course is to run Monday, September 24 - Tuesday, October 16, 2018.  Registration will be available at mbex.org/docsclass in August.

Annual Meeting

EXCLUSIVE MEMBER-ONLY EVENT!

The 2018 Annual Meeting took place on Wednesday, January 17, 2018.  Click here for a complete recap!

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

Spring Social

EXCLUSIVE MEMBER-ONLY EVENT!

The 2018 Spring Social took place on Thursday, April 19, 2018.  Click here for an event recap including a list of sponsors!

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 Social recaps, including a list of sponsors:
Spring Social: 2017 event recap, 2016 event recap, 2015 event recap and 2014 event recap.
Fall Social: 2017 event recap2016 event recap, 2015 event recap and 2014 event recap.

Calendar
May
28

Closed for Memorial Day

The Minnesota Builders Exchange will be closed on Monday, May 28,...

Jun
6

Member Appreciation BBQ

The 2018 Member Appreciation BBQ will take place on Wednesday, June 6,...

Jun
20

Golf Tournament

The 2018 Golf Tournament will take place on Wednesday, June 20,...