X Games Minneapolis: Harley-Davidson Flat Track Racing at Mall of America®
WHAT: In Harley-Davidson Flat Track Racing, motorcycle racers compete against one another on an oval dirt track 3/8 of a mile and longer aboard twin-engine motorcycles at speeds reaching up to 100mph.
Racers hurl themselves sideways into turns where their handlebars are within inches of each other and often several riders abreast.
Guests can visit http://xgames.espn.com/xgames/information/minneapolis-2017/tickets for more information and to purchase tickets. All tickets must be purchased in advance and will not be sold onsite.
VISUALS: Flat track motorcycle racers competing
WHEN: Thursday, July 13, 2017
5 - 10 p.m.
Race begins at 8 p.m.
WHERE: Mall of America – East Lot off of 24th Avenue
About Mall of America®
Mall of America (MOA) is the largest shopping and entertainment complex in North America. At 5.6 million square feet, MOA boasts more than 520 world-class retail stores and restaurants; Nickelodeon Universe, the nation’s largest indoor family theme park featuring 27 rides; SEA LIFE Minnesota Aquarium, home to sharks, sting rays and an amazing underwater tunnel; FlyOver America a 4D immersive flight adventure; Crayola Experience; Rainforest Care; Hard Rock Café; the nation’s longest indoor zip line and an 18-hole mini golf course.
The Mall, a top American tourist and vacation destination, opened in August of 1992 and is located in Bloomington, Minn., just minutes from downtown Minneapolis and St. Paul and adjacent to the MSP International Airport. Mall of America hosts more than 400 events annually, including concerts, book signings, celebrity meet-and-greets and community-focused cultural events. The Mall is also home to a 500-room Radisson Blu hotel, a 342-room JW Marriott hotel; office tower; grand entrance and more. Follow Mall of America on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram, and visit our blog. Download the Mall of America app from the App Store for iOS or Google Play for Android.