XCEL ENERGY CENTER
The Xcel Energy Center is a hockey arena and concert venue located in downtown St. Paul, Minnesota. It was opened in 2000 on the site of the demolished St. Paul Civic Center. In 2004, the state-of-the-art venue was named the best overall sports venue in the United States by ESPN. Xcel Energy Center tickets are a hot sell!
The Xcel Energy Center mainly hosts Minnesota Wild NHL home games, but it also holds a wide amount of entertainment events and St Paul concerts. Because the Xcel Energy Center is known to not have one bad seat in the house, Minnesota Wild tickets are the hottest Minnesota sports tickets. In fact, the Minnesota Wild have sold out every single hockey game on their schedule that has been played at the Xcel Energy Center since their first home game on September 29, 2000.
The Xcel Energy Center has brought many great music acts to St. Paul as well. Just a few of the legends who have played the Xcel Energy Center include The Police, Neil Diamond, Bob Dylan, Paul Simon, Tim McGraw, The Eagles and Elton John. Besides the regular schedule of Wild games and Xcel Energy Center concerts, there has also been the 2005 NHL All-Star game and the 2002 NCAA Frozen Four. This year, the Xcel Energy Center will host the 2008 U.S. Figure Skating Championships and the 2008 Republican National Convention.
The Xcel Energy Center has four seating levels and open concourses. The open concourses allow fans to watch the game while standing in line for food and beverages. The Xcel arena provides seating of over 18,000 for Minnesota Wild games. The Xcel Energy Center is also known for its eight-sided scoreboard and superior concert acoustics. If you are attending a St Paul event, odds are it's at the Xcel Energy Center. There are really no bad seats, but all of the Xcel Energy Center seats sell fast so buy Xcel Energy Center tickets today!
Xcel Energy Center St Paul Minnesota is the home ice to the NHL Minnesota Wild and also hosts the Gophers hockey team for special events. Buy your Xcel Energy Center tickets today! Xcel Energy Center tickets sell quickly so purchase them today!