2017 MONSTER ENERGY SUPERCROSS
RACES INTO MINNESOTA
Tickets on-sale Friday, Oct. 21
Belle Plaine, Minn. Native and Current Champion, Ryan Dungey
to Compete for the First Time at U.S. Bank Stadium
Minneapolis, Minn. (October 19, 2016) – Feld Entertainment® announced today that the 2017 Monster Energy AMA Supercross, a FIM World Championship, is returning to Minnesota after a four-year hiatus. This highly anticipated event will make its debut at the new U.S. Bank Stadium on Saturday, Feb. 18, 2017. Tickets go on sale Friday, Oct. 21, 2016.
Hometown hero and reigning Supercross Champion Ryan Dungey will defend his title against elite racers Ken Roczen, James Stewart, Chad Reed, Justin Barcia, and Eli Tomac. Fans will not want to miss this historic and epic race!
WHEN: Saturday, Feb. 18, 2017
Gates open at noon, Main event starts at 6:30 p.m.
WHERE: U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis
TICKETS: Ticket prices start as low as $15 and go on-sale on Friday, Oct. 21 at 10 a.m.
Tickets are available for purchase on to Ticketmaster.com, in-person at all Ticketmaster retail outlets or charge by phone at 800-745-3000.
A limited number of Total Access Tickets are available that provide access to the best seats in the house as well as a rider meet and greet. This will be fans only chance to interact with the athletes.
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About Feld Entertainment: Feld Entertainment is the worldwide leader in producing and presenting live touring family entertainment experiences that lift the human spirit and create indelible memories, with 30 million people in attendance at its shows each year. Feld Entertainment's productions have appeared in more than 75 countries and on six continents to date and include Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey®, Monster Jam®, Monster Energy Supercross, AMSOIL Arenacross, Disney On Ice, Disney Live! and Marvel Universe LIVE! More information about Feld Entertainment is available online at feldentertainment.com.
About the American Motorcyclist Association: Founded in 1924, the AMA is a not-for-profit member-based association whose mission is to promote the motorcycle lifestyle and protect the future of motorcycling. As the world's largest motorcycling rights and event sanctioning organization, the AMA advocates for riders' interests at all levels of government and sanctions thousands of competition and recreational events every year. The AMA also provides money-saving discounts on products and services for its members. Through the AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame in Pickerington, Ohio, the AMA honors the heroes and heritage of motorcycling. For more information, visit americanmotorcyclist.com.Not a member? Join the AMA today: americanmotorcyclist.com/membership/join
About U.S. Bank Stadium
U.S. Bank Stadium, owned and operated by the Minnesota Sports Facilities Authority, is a multi-purpose stadium and home to the Minnesota Vikings. The 66,200 seat stadium is located in the heart of Minneapolis, Minnesota. With 137,000 square feet on the stadium floor and six club spaces throughout the building, this state-of-the-art facility will host prominent national and international programming including the Minnesota Vikings, concerts, family shows, college and high school sporting events, conventions, trade/consumer shows, and corporate or private meetings and other community events. U.S. Bank Stadium opened on July 22, 2016 and has been chosen as the site of the Summer X Games (2017 and 2018), Super Bowl LII (2018) and the NCAA Men’s Final Four (2019).
U.S. Bank Stadium is an SMG managed facility. M Hospitality is the official food and beverage provider for U.S. Bank Stadium.
For Tickets: www.ticketmaster.com
For More Information: www.usbankstadium.com or by phone at 612-777-8700
Founded in 1977, SMG provides management services to more than 240 public assembly facilities including convention and exhibition centers, arenas, stadiums, theatres, performing arts centers, equestrian facilities, science centers and a variety of other venues. With facilities across the globe, SMG manages more than 15 million square feet of exhibition space and more than 1.5 million sports and entertainment seats. As the recognized global industry leader, SMG provides venue management, sales, marketing, event booking and programming, construction and design consulting, and pre-opening services for such landmark facilities as McCormick Place & Soldier Field in Chicago, Moscone Convention Center in San Francisco, Houston's NRG Park and the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. SMG also offers food and beverage operations through its concessions and catering company SAVOR, currently serving more than 140 accounts worldwide. For more information visit www.smgworld.com.