Wellness Activities

The conference values wellness and relaxation. Pending a sponsor, professional massage therapists will offer chair massages and a certified acupuncturist will provide mini-sessions during lunches and break times.


Participants who visit the Exhibit Hall and complete an exhibitor passport are eligible for exciting prizes. At the close of the conference, prizes will be given out to the conference app photo scavenger hunt winners.

  • Monday: 1:55 p.m. in the Exhibit Hall
  • Tuesday: 10:50 p.m. in the Exhibit Hall
  • Tuesday: 2:55 p.m. in the Lake Superior Ballroom


A limited number of conference registration scholarships are available to participants or speakers who encounter challenges in paying the registration fee. Please email ruralhealthconference@ruralcenter.org with your organization name and a brief paragraph on how participation at the Minnesota Rural Health Conference will benefit rural health, your organization and/or yourself. The deadline to submit is May 1, 2018.