About Us


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

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 economic relationships.

Our office is open from 8 am - 5 pm, Monday - Friday, to assist you with any of your travel planning needs.

Staff Members


Becky Bakken
President and CEO


Trish Foster
Marketing Director


Eva Hansen
Office Administrator

Board of Directors

Brad Bakken, Citizens Independent Bank (Treasurer)

Keith J. Broady, Lommen Abdo, P.A.

Jodi Coyer, Mid America Group/West End (Chair Elect)

Tim Cruikshank, City Manager - Golden Valley

Shannon Full, TwinWest Chamber of Commerce

Tom Harmening, City Manager - St. Louis Park

Mike Kottke, DoubleTree by Hilton (Chair)

Felicia Schaefer, Twin Cities Road Crew

Jatin Setia, Twin Cities Film Fest

John Smith, Smith Architects (Past Chair)

Jake Spano, Mayor - City of St. Louis Park