MHC Culinary Group

Awards and Recognitions

These awards were earned by the MHC Culinary Group, previously known as Wildside Caterers.

LEED, Green Globes and APEX/ASTM

  • 2014 - Leadership in Sustainability for Operational Transformation Resulting in Substantial Reduction of Environmental Impact

Minnesota Meetings & Events

  • 2010 - Readers' Choice Awards - Caterer, Second Place
  • 2005-2006 - RiverCentre - Best Convention Center
  • 2005 - Wildside Caterers - Supplier of the Year
  • 2003 - Wildside Caterers - Best On Site Caterer
  • 2003 - 317 on Rice Park - Best Reception Facility

Minnesota Monthly

  • 2010 - Readers' Choice Awards - Caterer, Third Place
  • 2009 - Readers' Choice Awards - Caterer, Second Place
  • 2008 - Readers' Choice Silver Spoon Awards - Caterer, First Place
  • 2007 - Readers' Choice Silver Spoon Awards - Caterer, First Place

Sports Illustrated

  • 2006 - Xcel Energy Center - Best NHL Arena

Pollstar Magazine

  • 2001-2003, 2005 - Xcel Energy Center - Nominated for Arena of the Year

Hockey Night in Canada

  • 2001 - Best Arena, Second Place

ESPN

  • 2002-2003 - Xcel Energy Center - Best Stadium Experience

Hockey News

  • 2003 - Xcel Energy Center – Best Arena for Ambiance, First Place; Best Appearance, First Place; Best Arenas For Food, Third Place; Best Vantage Points, Fifth Place; Best Intermission Experience, Fifth Place

Twin Cities Business Magazine

  • 2003-2004, 2006 - Wildside Caterers - Best Caterer
  • 2004 - Headwater's Bar & Restaurant - Best Kept Secret
  • 2003 - 317 on Rice Park - Best Meeting & Special Event Venue

CitySearch

  • 2001 - Xcel Energy Center - Best Sports Venue in the Twin Cities

Facilities & Event Management

  • 2001-2003 - Prime Site Award

Minneapolis-StPaul Magazine

  • 2002 - RiverCentre - Best Meeting Venue, Second Place