You are invited!

A Taste of WORKUP is a one-of-a-kind, yearly celebration to showcase our community’s entrepreneurial spirit and you are invited! The all-day event kicks off in the morning and includes free coworking, a light breakfast, unlimited gourmet coffee and a free yoga class. It culminates at the end of the workday with a tasting tour of member-created burgers, bars and beverages. WORKUP members will be on hand to present their unique food and drink items and share more about their business or expertise. There will also be live music, taste tour voting, and an interactive art project! See below for more details:

Friday, September 30th, 2016

8:00am – 5:00pm


5:00pm – 7:00pm


5:00pm – 7:00pm

Free Coworking

All Day: 8:00am – 5:00pm

WORKUP is opening up our space to provide free coworking. Come and find the perfect desk, table, couch, patio chair or nook to set up your computer and get to work! Then, take a minute to grab some gourmet coffee, enjoy the lakeside view and get to know a few of our talented WORKUP members. It’s a great change of pace.

Free Yoga


Candice Clemens, WORKUP member and owner of Headstands Everywhere, will lead us in a 45-minute yoga class for beginners. We’ll do it outside, if weather permits! Consider joining us and learning more about her regular schedule of yoga classes happening in her private studio on the MinnWest Technology Campus. She offers all types of classes and retreats for everyone to find something they can enjoy!


5:00pm – 7:00pm

Learn more about our creative, talented members by going on a “Taste Tour” of their delicious creations. Members are making and presenting tastes of one-of-a-kind burgers, bars and beverages which will reflect their unique businesses or expertise. You’ll get to vote on the best in several creative categories.

“A day in the life of a coworker”: Interactive Art Fun


Leave your mark on this year’s Taste of WORKUP by participating in our community art project. Kristin Allen, WORKUP member, designer and artist, will be helping us creatively depict “The Day in the Life of a Coworker.”

Live Music

5:00pm – 7:00pm

Live music will be provided by a variety of WORKUP members and visiting artists!

Reserve a Taste Tour Punchcard

Taste Tour punch cards are good for a taste of every unique burger, bar and beverage we offer, along with the opportunity to vote on the best in several creative categories. Pick up your card at the event. A free will donation will be requested and proceeds will benefit the KCEO program.

  • Taste Tour Punchcards - Limited supply of 100

    Reserve one here! A free will donation will benefit the KCEO program.
  • limit 3 per person