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A Global Celebration Gala 2023

May 6, 2023 @ 5:30 pm CDT

Registration is now closed. The Tour the World online auction is open to everyone! Click here to view items and start bidding. 

Travel the world with Global Minnesota over the course of an evening as we celebrate the world’s countries and cultures with fine international cuisine and entertainment, as well as the Tour the World live and silent auctions. The Gala is a one-of-a-kind global celebration raising critical funds to support Global Minnesota programs that connect, inform, and engage Minnesotans with the world.

Join us for A Global Celebration, bringing together more than 350 Global Minnesota friends and supporters to raise funds for ongoing educational and cultural programs designed to help Minnesotans live, work, and lead globally. Individual, table, and corporate ticket packages are all available to customize your Gala experience.


Event Details

  • Individual tickets include dinner, entertainment, and complimentary beverages.
  • Become a Patron or Underwriter sponsor, which includes exclusive opportunities and benefits.
  • Invite your friends and host a table for 10.
  • Enhance your company’s global connections with a corporate sponsorship or table.
  • New location! We are excited to hold this year’s Gala at the indoor, newly renovated Metropolitan Ballroom, conveniently located at the crossroads of Hwy 394 and Hwy 100 in Golden Valley.
  • Free onsite parking
  • Mobile bidding will be used for the silent auction and open prior to the event. Staff will be available on-site to help.
  • Semi-formal attire is suggested.

Special thanks to Gala corporate sponsors, KNOCK, Inc., Fredrikson, Cozen O’Connor, MN Best, Inc., and UnitedHealth Group. We look forward to seeing you at the Gala!

Plans change? To convert your ticket to a fully deductible gift, email Alex at [email protected].


May 6, 2023
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm


Global Minnesota
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Refund Policy
Global Minnesota is unable to offer refunds for paid events less than a week prior to the event. Thank you for your understanding.


Metropolitan Ballroom & Clubroom
5418 Wayzata Blvd.
Golden Valley, MN 55416
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