They charged from their cars in the pouring rain, umbrellas overhead, and into in the Majestic Oaks banquet facility in Ham Lake.
About 200 women, most members of the Conference of Women in Real Estate gathered for lunch, a live auction and a fashion show.
The event raises thousands of dollars for college scholarships for graduating seniors.
Most of the women attending are connected to the Real Estate industry, including Realtors, bankers, and mortgage lenders.
The event was chaired this year by Lynn Moe of Village Bank, Marcy Isenberg of Liberty Title and Mary Westberg-Arellano of Old Republic Title.
The lunch was emceed by KSTP-TV news anchor, Bill Lunn.