About Us

Two Great Cities. One Sweet Destination!

Discover St. Louis Park provides information about St. Louis Park and Golden Valley lodging, dining, shopping, attractions, events, arts, culture and recreation opportunities.

map showing the location of SLP and GV

At Discover St. Louis Park, we are passionate about our cities and committed to showing our guests the very best they have to offer.

St. Louis Park and Golden Valley have a unique collection of venues to accommodate your needs. We boast top-notch hotels, diverse meeting spaces, premier sports facilities and a wide array of dining options suited for all types of events.

We welcome meetings, groups and events of all types. Discover St. Louis Park offers a variety of free customized services for more successful and stress-free planning.

Discover St. Louis Park is committed to marketing and promoting St. Louis Park and Golden Valley, assuring utilization of our businesses and community assets, through effective initiatives, responsiveness and forging strong relationships.

We are here to assist you with any of your travel and event planning needs. We invite you to come see why we’re Minnesota’s Sweet Spot℠!

Our Staff

Becky Bakken
President and CEO
Trish Foster
Marketing Director
Karen McManamon
Business Development Director

Board of Directors

Brad Bakken, Citizens Independent Bank (Chair-Elect) Erika Bennett, NAI Hiffman/West End Properties
Amir Berenjian, REM5 VR Lab Keith J. Broady, Lommen Abdo, P.A.
Lindsay Carter, Marriott Minneapolis West/Courtyard Tim Cruikshank, City Manager - Golden Valley
Bill Gleason, Gleason Printing Paige Hawkins, TPI Hospitality
Kim Keller, City Manager - St. Louis Park Mike Kottke, DoubleTree by Hilton (Past Chair)
Korawan (Yin) Muangmode, Thai Temple/Cultural Council of Minnesota Felicia Schaefer, Twin Cities Road Crew (Treasurer)
Jatin Setia, Twin Cities Film Fest (Chair) Jake Spano, Mayor - City of St. Louis Park
Jonathan Weinhagen, Minneapolis Regional Chamber