Your Events

Weddings

A  blissful night to remember forever — that’s our promise to every bride, groom, and guest of J.Powers at the Hilton.

Inspired Ambiance

Imagine your reception in a classic ballroom under our gorgeous art-deco chandelier, or taking your “first look” photos under the stars on our outdoor terrace.

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Virtual Tour

Can't wait to get a look? Experience the ambiance in our virtual tour of our space.

Virtual Tour

Can't wait to get a look? Experience the ambiance in our virtual tour of our space.

Featured Amenities

  • FINE CHINA, GLASS WARE, AND CUTLERY

  • CHERRY HARDWOOD DANCE FLOOR

  • CAKE CUTTING AND SERVICE

  • 19-FOOT CIELINGS WITH RIGGINGS

  • MODERN AND COMFORTABLE BALLROOM CHAIRS

  • STATE-OF-THE-ART AUDIO/VISUAL EQUIPMENT

  • SETUP & BREAKDOWN SERVICES

  • BAR SETUP & STAFFING

  • SECURITY PERSONNEL

  • GUEST PARKING

  • VENUÉ DECOR

  • FLORAL ARRANGEMENTS

Easy As 1-2-3

Your personal J.Powers event planner is focused on every detail, so enjoy the moment—the seamless, stress free celebration your wedding deserves.

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Tour Our Spaces

We want you to get to know your event space from the very beginning. That’s why every event plan begins with a private, in-person tour of our event spaces. We’ll walk through each space, talk capacity and seating arrangements, and help you decide which space is right for you.

Sample the Cuisine

You’ll also meet with our professional chefs to sample dishes, talk dietary needs and preferences, serving styles and more. Together, we’ll create a custom wedding menu using the fresh local ingredients sourced from right here in our community. From interesting passed hors d’oeuvres to banquet-style entrees and indulgent desserts, here, anything is possible and everything is delicious. 

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Celebrate in Style

As the date of your wedding celebration gets closer, your personal event planner make will make sure important decisions are made, budget and timelines are met, and all day-of services are arranged for you. Your dream event may require advanced audio/visual needs or special amenities and décor. Our experienced team can make it all happen with style and ease. 

Make Your Event Memorable Beyond Measure

Corporate Events

Seamless execution and intuitive service — every detail accounted for and every need met at southeast Minnesota’s premier venue.

Dressed to Impress

Enjoy state-of-the-art audio visual capabilities, configurable break-out rooms, upscale cuisine, and onsite parking for guests, all at a convenient location in the heart of downtown Rochester. 

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Featured Amenities

  • STATE-OF-THE-ART AUDIO/VISUAL EQUIPMENT

  • CONFIGURABLE ROOMS

  • STAGING EQUIPMENT

  • 19-FOOT CIELINGS WITH RIGGINGS

  • ROOM DARKENING COVERS

  • COMPLIMENTARY WIFI

  • SETUP & BREAKDOWN SERVICES

  • SKYWAY ACCESS TO MAYO CLINIC AND CIVIC CENTER

  • ADJOINING PARKING RAMP

  • BAR SETUP & STAFFING

  • DESIGNATED REGISTRATION AREAS

  • SECURITY PERSONNEL

  • 264 LUXURY GUEST ROOMS AND SUITES

READY. SET. GO.

Your J.Powers event planner will be there to help and support you every step of the way, from initial booking and reservations to day-of vendor coordination and setup.

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Tour Our Spaces

We encourage your event planning to start with a private, in-person tour of our event spaces. We’ll walk through each space, talk capacity and seating arrangements, and help you decide which space is right for you.

Sample the Menu

You also have the option to meet with our professional chefs to sample dishes, talk dietary needs and preferences, serving styles and more. We use fresh local ingredients sourced from right here in our community to create our unique menus. From interesting passed hors d’oeuvres to banquet-style entrees and indulgent desserts, here, anything is possible and everything is delicious.

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Gather in Style

As the date of your event gets closer, your event planner make will make sure important decisions are made, budget and timelines are met, and all day-of services are arranged for you. Your event may require advanced audio/visual needs or special amenities and décor. Our experienced team can make it all happen with style and ease. 

Make Your Event Memorable Beyond Measure

Social Events

Celebrate your occasion in an elegant event space with a view of the downtown Rochester cityscape — from our outdoor terrace or a classic ballroom.

An Event for the Ages

From birthdays and anniversaries to reunions and charity galas, our experienced team has hosted successful celebrations of all kinds. Whatever your occasion, we’ll help you create a one-of-a-kind experience to impress and delight your guests.

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Featured Amenities

  • VENUÉ DECOR

  • CUSTOM LINENS

  • STAGING EQUIPMENT

  • 19-FOOT CIELINGS WITH RIGGINGS

  • CHERRY HARDWOOD DANCE FLOOR

  • COMPLIMENTARY WIFI

  • SETUP & BREAKDOWN SERVICES

  • SKYWAY ACCESS TO MAYO CLINIC AND CIVIC CENTER

  • FINE CHINA, GLASSWARE, & CUTLERY

  • BAR SETUP & STAFFING

  • STATE-OF-THE-ART AUDIO/VISUAL EQUIPMENT

  • SECURITY PERSONNEL

  • 264 LUXURY GUEST ROOMS AND SUITES

WE MAKE IT EASY.

Your J.Powers event planner will be there to help and support you every step of the way, from initial booking and reservations to day-of vendor coordination and setup.

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Tour Our Spaces

We want you to get to know your event space from the very beginning. That’s why every event plan begins with a private, in-person tour of our event spaces. We’ll walk through each space, talk capacity and seating arrangements, and help you decide which space is right for you.

Sample the Menu

You also have the option to meet with our professional chefs to sample dishes, talk dietary needs and preferences, serving styles and more. We use fresh local ingredients sourced from right here in our community to create our unique menus. From interesting passed hors d’oeuvres to banquet-style entrees and indulgent desserts, here, anything is possible and everything is delicious.

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Celebrate in Style

As the date of your event gets closer, your event planner make will make sure important decisions are made, budget and timelines are met, and all day-of services are arranged for you. Your event may require advanced audio/visual needs or special amenities and décor. Our experienced team can make it all happen with style and ease.

Make Your Event Memorable Beyond Measure

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