Minneapolis Saint Paul Official Visitors Guide to the Twin Cities 2013 : Page 71
SPORTS ARENAS GUIDANT JOHN ROSE MN OVAL 2661 Civic Center Drive, Roseville, 55113 651-792-7007 The OVAL features year-round skating for inter-national competition and recreational fun. World’s largest outdoor refrigerated ice sheet. See Minneapolis Saint Paul Area Map for location. XCEL ENERGY CENTER 199 W. Kellogg Boulevard, Saint Paul, 55102 651-265-4800 | 651-726-8240 (box office) 651-312-3486 (group sales) xcelenergycenter.com Located in downtown Saint Paul, Xcel Energy Center is the premier sports and entertainment facility in the region. We are home to the NHL Minnesota Wild and NLL Minnesota Swarm plus the destination for the top names in the entertainment industry. For a schedule of events, games and concerts visit xcelenergycenter.com. TEAMS GOLDEN GOPHER SPORTS University of Minnesota Athletics Minneapolis | 612-624-8080 gophersports.com MINNESOTA LYNX Women’s National Basketball Association Target Center, Minneapolis | 612-673-8400 wnba.com/lynx MINNESOTA ROLLERGIRLS Women’s Flat Track Derby Association Roy Wilkins Auditorium, Saint Paul 612-296-4743 | mnrollergirls.com MINNESOTA STARS North American Soccer League National Sports Center, Blaine 763-792-7338 | nscminnesota.com THE HUBERT H. HUMPHREY METRODOME 900 S. Fifth Street, Minneapolis, 55415 612-332-0386 Home of the Vikings. Multi-use stadium hosts major concerts, motorsport events, amateur athletic programs, in-line skating, private corporate events, galas and more. Metrodome tours Monday-Saturday year-round. Minimal cost; group rates. Fully accessible facility. Call for Metrodome tour information. See Downtown Minneapolis Map for location. NATIONAL SPORTS CENTER 1700-105th Avenue N.E., Blaine, 55449 763-785-5600 One of the largest amateur sports complexes in the world, with 52 regulation-size soccer fields in one location. See Minneapolis Saint Paul Area Map for location. TARGET CENTER 600 First Avenue N., Minneapolis, 55403 612-673-0900 targetcenter.com Home to the Timberwolves, Lynx and a wide variety of concerts and events, Target Center has one of only two moveable floors in the country. See Downtown Minneapolis Map for location. TARGET FIELD 1 Twins Way, Minneapolis, 55403 612-33-TWINS twinsbaseball.com The brand new home for the Minnesota Twins, Target Field offers thousands of lower-level seats, city views and delicious food. PHOTO BY WAYNE KRYDUBA TCF BANK STADIUM 2009 University Avenue, Minneapolis, 55455 612-624-8080 gophersports.com State-of-the-art stadium, home to the Gopher football team. MINNESOTA TWINS visit-twincities.com | 71 SPORTS Whether you’re a face painter, tailgater or fair weather fan, pull up a seat next to us and cheer for the home team.
TOP 4: <br /> <br /> PRE-GAME MEALS & POST-GAME HANGOUTS<br /> <br /> 1. TOM REID’S HOCKEY CITY PUB The place to go after a Wild game. The menu features generous portions of traditional pub fare plus eight different kinds of walleye.<br /> <br /> 258 Seventh Street W., Saint Paul, 651-292-9916, tomreidshockeycitypub.com<br /> <br /> 2. HUBERT’S With two locations—one by the Target Center and the other across from the Metrodome—Hubert’s is a perfect place to grab a beer after the game.<br /> <br /> 600 First Avenue N., Minneapolis, 612-767-2960 or 601 Chicago Avenue S., 612-332-6062, hubertsmpls.com<br /> <br /> 3. GREAT WATERS BREWING COMPANY Pair a handcrafted beer with a scrumptious strip steak to fuel up before cheering on the Wild.<br /> <br /> 426 Saint Peter Street, Saint Paul, 651-224-2739, greatwatersbc.com<br /> <br /> 4. THE LOOP Celebrate a win in Twins Territory. Get great food late and enjoy the live DJ on Friday and Saturday nights.<br /> <br /> 606 Washington Avenue N., Minneapolis, 612-340-0010, theloopmpls.com
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