INLINE SKATING ANNOUNCED FOR THIS DECEMBER AT U.S. BANK STADIUM

Minneapolis, MN (November 21, 2016) – The Minnesota Sports Facilities Authority and SMG announced the inaugural inline skating event at U.S. Bank Stadium for Tuesday, December 13 from 5:00 – 8:00 pm. The three-hour open skating event for all ages will take place on the stadium’s main concourse.

Skaters will need to bring their own equipment to participate as skate rental will not be available. Skaters are required to bring their own safety gear, including helmets. Participants are welcome to bring inline skating equipment to the stadium and will be subject to a bag search and standard security procedures. After purchasing tickets, inline skaters will need to sign a waiver in order to skate at U.S. Bank Stadium.

“Skating at the Metrodome was a favorite memory for many Minnesotans,” says Michele Kelm-Helgen, Chair of the Minnesota Sports Facilities Authority. “The return of skating at U.S. Bank Stadium is something many have requested and looked forward to. This legacy event will be a great opportunity for families to build new experiences and enjoy the stadium in a new way.”

Tickets for Inline Skating at U.S. Bank Stadium will go on sale at the U.S. Bank Stadium Ticket Office on Tuesday, November 29 at 10 am. Tickets will not be sold online for this event. The U.S. Bank Stadium Ticket Office is located on the northwest corner of the stadium near the Polaris Gate and is open Monday through Friday from 8:30 am – 5:00 pm. The ticket office will remain open on Tuesday, December 13th until 7:00 pm.

After the inaugural skating event, more skating dates and times will be offered to the public. Dates will likely be scheduled through March 2017. Updated event information will be posted on www.usbankstadium.com.