Annual Events

The Northern Minnesota Builders Association relies on fundraising efforts of the membership to keep them going as a non-profit association. The following is a listing of all events that take place throughout the year:

Monthly Membership Nights

Monthly Membership Meeting
Monthly membership nights are held on the first Thursday of each month (September-May) and provide networking opportunities for members to come together and get the latest industry information. These events are FREE to members and their guests.

Grand Celebrations


This is our end of the year party annually dubbed the “Bowl O Rama!”. All members & their guests are invited to attend this FUN night.

Building Trade Continuing Education

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The NMBA offers multiple building trade continuing education every year. The goal of the NMBA Education Committee is to provide quality education at a value price. For more information and upcoming class schedules,call 218-326-6622.

NMBA Home Show

2003 NMBA Builder's Home Show
This annual home show has proven to be one of the premiere events in the area. Over 100 vendors available to showcase their products, skills and services dedicated to the home and building industry.

Click here to register for exhibit space at the 2015 Home & Cabin Show

Disclaimer Notice: The NMBA Home Show is exclusive for NMBA Members and businesses that reside in the NMBA territory (Koochiching Co, Lake of the Woods Co, Itasca Co, St. Louis County east to Hwy 53 in Virginia, and Aitkin Co south to Hwy 200). For more information, contact NMBA office at 218-326-6622

Craig Westfield Memorial – Annual NMBA Scholarship Golf Tournament

The Annual NMBA Scholarship Golf Tournament
The NMBA is honored to recognize the tournment as the Craig Westfield Momorial Tournament. Craig was a leader in the NMBA for many years and volunteered his time on the Scholarship Golf Tournament. The goal of the NMBA is to give out four $500 scholarships each year. The annual golf tournament proceeds go towards the NMBA scholarship fund set up through an endowment with the Grand Rapids Area Community Foundation.

Sporting Clay Fun Shoot

Sporting Clay Fun Shoot
This event takes place in the fall each year. It is a day to get together for camaraderie and team-building fun! Spend the day shooting at 75 targets, dinner, beverages, and chance to win great prizes.

NMBA Showcase of Homes

4th Annual Showcase of Homes Fall Tour
This is an annual home tour of premiere residential buildings that are new, model, spec, major remodel or manufactured home. This home tour will allow potential customers to view the quality and craftsmanship of the products and services that went into the construction of the residential building.