February 20-21, 2015

Online registration is now closed. 

Registration Fee

The registration fee covers the two-day program, Friday dinner, and Saturday breakfast. Lodging is extra. The Saturday tour is an additional $20 charge per person and includes a soup and sandwich buffet lunch. The optional hat making workshop is an additional $15 charge per person and also includes a soup and sandwich buffet lunch. Others may sign up for the soup and sandwich buffet lunch for an additional $10 per person.

$195 Designers, Non-designers, others

$100 Spouses/significant other or children over 12 years

$100 Students


Children 12* and older are welcome to register and attend the entire design retreat weekend. Children under 12 years old are invited to join us for meals (see Additional Meal Costs).
* Please respect our request to refrain from bringing children under 12 years of age into the auditorium during retreat lectures.

Additional Meal Costs

Contact Deanna Christiansen to order Friday dinner and/or Saturday breakfast for guests not registered for the Retreat.
Friday dinner: $35 per person
Saturday breakfast: $15 per person


We have reserved rooms at Fitger’s Inn at a special rate if booked by February 9, 2015.
Mention “AIA Minnesota Lake Superior Design Retreat” when you call.
Fitger’s Inn (888) 348-4377 (FITGERS)
$116.99 Cityside
$121.99 Lakeside
$141.99 Suites

Visit duluthbandb.com for B&B options. Contact Deanna Christiansen or call 1.800.4.DULUTH for other lodging suggestions.

Continuing Education

AIA Minnesota is a registered provider with the AIA Continuing Education System. We anticipate up to 5.5 Learning Unit/Hours will be approved for the 2015 Lake Superior Design Retreat.

Sorry.  The Hat Making Workshop has reached capacity.