Caribou Coffee to support 3M open fan pass


Blaine, MN – June 27, 2023 – 3M Open tournament officials announce today that the tournament and Caribou Coffee will partner on a Fan Pass package for this year’s 3M Open, and proceeds from the sale will benefit one of the tournament’s charities—M Health Fairview Masonic Children’s Hospital.

“The 3M Open is proud to collaborate with a great partner in Caribou Coffee to create a ticket package that not only provides our guest with a delightful beverage, but more importantly the opportunity to give back to an organization that does incredible things in our community,” said Mike Welch, 3M Open Tournament Director. “We’ve both supported M Health Fairview Masonic Children’s Hospital for many years and this is an additional way to give back.”

“Caribou Coffee has a deep-rooted commitment to supporting events and partnerships that uplift and empower our communities,” said Kayleen Alexson, Caribou Coffee Sr. Director of ESG and Enterprise Brand Strategy. “Coffee and community fuel us. We’re thrilled to again be partnering with the team at 3M Open, and thankful that our partnership provides an opportunity to give back.”

The Birdies and ‘Bou ticket package is available for $80, it includes a fan pass, one beverage and a souvenir 3M Open / Caribou 16 oz. Tervis Cup. Fans will also receive an additional $1 off each additional beverage purchased at the ‘Bou Truck when you use your 3M Open / Caribou 16oz Tervis Cup during your 3M Open experience.

The Caribou Coffee ‘Bou Truck will once again be located in the Northwoods, a popular destination for food and beverage lovers off the 18th fairway on golfers’ left. The promotion is only valid at the Caribou Coffee ‘Bou Truck in the Northwoods. For every ticket package sold, the 3M Open will donate $5 back to M Health Fairview Masonic Children’s Hospital.

The ethos of the 3M Open is “Golf That Matters” and now in its fifth year, is committed to remaining a platform to give back and assist our communities through the 3M Open Fund. The 3M Open Fund will donate funds raised to select Minnesota charities to support the incredible work being performed both locally and regionally.  In 2023, deserving charities such as First Tee Minnesota, M Health Fairview and Greater Twin Cities United Way will be major beneficiaries and highlighted during our tournament.

About Caribou Coffee

Founded in 1992, Caribou Coffee provides high-quality, handcrafted coffee-forward beverages and craveable food options in more than 750 coffeehouses worldwide. Each menu item is crafted with the purpose to create day-making experiences. Known for a commitment to sustainable practices and making a difference, Caribou Coffee serves 100% Rainforest Alliance Certified coffees and espresso. This passion for premium is also why Caribou Coffee makes every handcrafted beverage with only clean label ingredients, like real chocolate chips and caramel, and no artificial flavors, colors, sweeteners or preservatives.

As of March 28, 2023, Caribou Coffee has 330 company-owned, 141 non-traditional and 294 franchise locations in 11 countries. The company is also a craft roaster and retailer of specialty bagged coffee, K-Cup® Pods and ready-to-drink products, which can be found online and in grocery stores, mass retailers, club stores, dining venues and office breakrooms across the United States.

Caribou Coffee is part of a portfolio of complementary brands bound by common values, Panera Brands, comprised of Panera Bread®, Caribou Coffee® and Bagel Brands®. Panera Brands companies are independently operated and united in their mission to be force multipliers for good for their guests, communities, the planet and the shareholders they serve.

To learn more about Caribou Coffee, visit and follow the coffeehouse on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, TikTok or LinkedIn. Sign up for Caribou Coffee’s loyalty program, Caribou Perks®, at or text “Perks” to 762-CARIBOU.

About 3M

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About the 3M Open

A PGA TOUR event, the inaugural 3M Open contested in July of 2019. Its list of champions includes Matthew Wolff, Michael Thompson, Cameron Champ and Tony Finau. Minnesota’s only PGA TOUR event is contested at the TPC Twin Cities and will be held July 24-30, 2023. Managed by Pro Links Sports, the tournament benefits local programs through the 3M Open Fund. For more information, please visit Follow the 3M Open on Instagram/Twitter @3MOpen and at