Minnesota Final Four

One of the nation’s most-watched collegiate tournaments, the Men's Final Four® is coming to Minneapolis in 2019!

Following the Nov. 11–12, 2014, meeting of the NCAA® Men's Basketball Committee, CBS Sports network's "Inside College Basketball" announced live on Friday, Nov. 14 that the 2019 Men's Final Four would be held in Minnesota April 6–8, 2019 at the new Minnesota Stadium. This decision capped a multi-year process including several Future Host City Meetings, a preliminary proposal review in December 2013, a formal proposal submitted in May 2014 and a site inspection in August 2014. 

Cities announced during this bid cycle included the following: 

2017 – Phoenix 
2018 – San Antonio
2020 – Atlanta
2021 – Indianapolis

The 2015 Men's Final Four will be held in Indianapolis, and the 2016 Men's Final Four will be held in Houston.

Sports Minneapolis and Meet Minneapolis partnered with both the University of Minnesota (host institution) and the new Minnesota Stadium, including the Minnesota Sports Facilities Authority, on this successful bid.


Kristen Montag – Meet Minneapolis – – 612-767-8038
Jenn Hathaway – Minnesota Sports Facilities Authority – – 612-335-3308

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