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Address: 199 Kellogg Blvd W, Saint Paul, MN 55102-1200
Phone Number: +1 651-265-4800
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Hockey game

I recently took my adult daughter to her first MN WILD Hockey game. It was her first experience at the Excel center. I like it because it's always clean. The people that work... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
Shannon J
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I recently took my adult daughter to her first MN WILD Hockey game. It was her first experience at the Excel center. I like it because it's always clean. The people that work their are friendly. We found a parking lot just a block or so away from the center, parked for $10 and walked. Super easy location to find.... More 

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Thank Shannon J
Eagle River, Wisconsin, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Excellent facility with great viewing for the hockey game and wonderful crowd interation. Easy clear signage made moving around arena no problem.

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Thank Paula S
Saint Paul, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great venue for hockey but plan on eating before you arrive. The food choices in the arena are poor and expensive and the service in the only restaurant on the main level is not consistent and choices are limited. We waited 30 minutes for service on Thursday, switched to another table and server and things improved. There are no drinking... More 

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been to this arena many times. The acoustics are the best big venue in the five state area. Its why Prince did his last MN tour stop here in 2004. I would say the only downside is convent on street parking. There is nothing close. Mass transit is recommended. The building is large yet intimate at the same... More 

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Thunder Bay, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I attended a Minnesota Wild game it was a great experience. From finding parking (which) there was a ton of to choose from, to getting through security was easy. The staff was very friendly and helpful. The arena itself was easy to navigate through to find my seat. It's one of those arenas that I don't think there's a bad... More 

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Fargo, North Dakota
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Of Course - it is in MN and we love our hockey - this is a class act arena! Get lower level seating though!

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Zimmerman, Minnesota
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped here as we were doing a walking tour of St paul. Very large and nice facility. Would recommend events here

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Calgary
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped in to see the Xcel Energy Center while visiting downtown St. Paul. The Wild were playing that night and hence the team was warming up on ice.It is a nice arena and has plenty of parking right across the street from the arena.

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Thank Peter R
Waterloo, Ia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Attended a Minnesota WILD hockey game! It was fantastic! The seats were good, as was the food from arena. We've been there before and will definitely come again!

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Orlando, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I would like 2 Thank all who made 2nights event possible 4 the Tribute. Tyka & Family, NPG, Andre, 3EG, Bobby Z & all the artists who participated. Ain't no party like an NPG party cause an NPG party don't stop!!! A Celebration of Prince & his life & music. Words cannot describe how I feel. He will 4 ever... More 

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