2022 Discover NHL Winter Classic®: Minneapolis

This epic, outdoor, wintertime hockey game was made for the Bold North!

Minneapolis and Target Field will host the 2022 Discover NHL Winter Classic® on Jan. 1, 2022, and feature our Minnesota Wild taking on the St. Louis Blues. The New Year’s Day match-up will be the Wild’s first NHL Winter Classic. Faceoff is set for 6 p.m. CT in downtown Minneapolis.

Learn more about the 2022 Discover NHL Winter Classic®, including ticket information at: Wild.com/WinterClassic

The outdoor game, originally scheduled for New Year’s Day 2021, will mark the second NHL regular-season outdoor game for both the Wild and the Blues. The Wild previously appeared in the 2016 Coors Light NHL Stadium Series, a 6-1 victory over the Chicago Blackhawks at Huntington Bank Stadium in Minneapolis on Feb. 21, 2016.

Minneapolis is proud to host this can't-miss event for hockey fans! Winter is when the city comes alive with one-of-a-kind outdoor festivals, unique winter activities, and our food and nightlife experience just gets hotter ... and breathtakingly cozy. From navigating the city to exploring our favorite winter spots and hangouts, we've put together everything you need to make the most out of your experience in Minneapolis during the 2022 Discover NHL Winter Classic®.

Winter in Minneapolis

When the temperature drops in Minneapolis, the excitement heats up with plenty of awesome things to do both inside and outdoors! Plan your perfect winter day in our city!

Hotel & Visitor Information

Come stay in Minneapolis and experience why everyone is talking about the joy of "Hygge" or "Cozy Weather." The concept has taken off across the world, and it's something we know a lot about here in Minneapolis.

Getting Around Minneapolis

With more than 9 miles of skyways and light rail direct from the airport to downtown, your trip to and around Minneapolis couldn't be easier.