Party on the Plaza Announced for U.S. Bank Stadium beginning Thursday, May 18.
Live music on the Downtown East Plaza Thursday Nights from May 18 – June 8.
Minneapolis, MN (May 12, 2017) – U.S. Bank Stadium will be hosting a free, outdoor concert series on Thursday nights from May 18 – June 8 on the Downtown East Plaza, located one block west of U.S. Bank Stadium. These free events are for all ages and will feature food and beverage specials, live music, lawn games and more. Headliners for Party on the Plaza include Tim Mahoney (May 18), Chris Hawkey (May 25), Kat Perkins (June 1), and G.B. Leighton (June 8).
“We’re excited to be hosting these neighborhood events. Enjoy local live music, lawn games, food and beverages with your friends,” says Patrick Talty, General Manager for SMG at U.S. Bank Stadium. “Free and open to all ages, these family friendly events are activities you won’t want to miss! We look forward to seeing our neighbors on the Downtown East Plaza on Thursday nights.”
About U.S. Bank Stadium
U.S. Bank Stadium, owned 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. This state-of-the-art facility hosts 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 More Information: www.usbankstadium.com or by phone at 612-777-8700
Celebrating its 40th anniversary and founded in 1977, SMG provides management services to more than 230 public assembly facilities including convention and exhibition centers, arenas, stadiums, theaters, performing arts centers, amphitheaters, 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 in New Orleans. SMG also offers food and beverage operations through its concessions and catering companies, currently serving more than 140 accounts worldwide. For more information visit www.smgworld.com.