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Xcel Energy Center

199 W Kellogg Blvd, Saint Paul, MN 55102
651 265 4800
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Ranked #10 of 62 attractions in Saint Paul
Type: Arenas/ Stadiums/ Fields
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014 NEW

Perched on a bluff overlooking the Mississippi River, the Xcel Energy Center is where the big stars put on concerts in St. Paul and it's home to the Minnesota Wild and Minnesota Swarm. Frequent events are held here like the American Craft Council exhibit in April 2014. The event was a juried art fair with craftsmen from across the nation... More

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014 NEW

The Xcel Center has so many positives. Here are some highlights- 1) Incredible views- the seats are so close to the action compared to other arenas. Second deck hockey seats almost hover over the action. 2) Looks classy. Wherever you are in the arena, floor, seats, aisles, concourses, entry; the Excel Center has dark colors and accents, and great lighting.... More

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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17 reviews 17 reviews
6 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

I am a Pittsburgh Penguins STH, and made it to Xcel for the April 2014 Wild - Pens game. Everything other than the Penguins performance on the ice was outstanding. The sightlines are good form anywhere. The "Minnie donuts: for $5 were a great concession.

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Thunder Bay, Canada
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3 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

We took our son to his first ever NHL game at the Xcel Energy Center - great memories for sure! The venue is very comfortable and a great time was had by all

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Marshfield, Wisconsin
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66 reviews 66 reviews
10 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

Attended 3 Hockey games this year. Great venue, great views,easy parking. Club seats were excellent.

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Bangor, Wisconsin
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

Recently attended an Imagine Dragons concert at the Xcel. Awesome sound quality and seating. I don't think there is a bad seat in the house. We were 5 rows up from the bottom, right about middle of the arena and could see the stage great. Parking was a little tricky, but it's like that everywhere for an event. They're are... More

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Waverly, Minnesota
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16 reviews 16 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

I took my 9 year old son to the MN Wild hockey game here last night. It was our first Wild game, and we had an awesome time from start to finish! I won the tickets from K102 radio station, and the seats were awesome! Only 10 rows up on lower level in the corner by the goal. I was... More

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Saint Cloud, Minnesota
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29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2014

My husband and I attended the Paul Simon/Sting concert. We had good seats in the lower section off to the side. (I think they were better then on the floor.) Staff was helpful and friendly. We actually found free parking on the street a couple blocks away. (We were there around 5:30. The concert started at 8:00). Food and Drinks... More

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Cedar Rapids, Iowa
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82 reviews 82 reviews
24 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2014

We made the trip here for the JT concert. I purchased seats in the first balcony section, in the back, 13 rows up from the floor. VERY good seats. The stage was very visible, the stadium seating is such that heads are never in your way. Beer and soda were concert priced, $10 and $5 respectively. Nice accommodating staff. Easy... More

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Winnipeg, Canada
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172 attraction reviews
92 helpful votes 92 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2014

Went here for a minnesota wild game. We were like 2nd row from the top, but still a VERY nice complex. Great food , everything is easy to find. Definitely go here for a hockey game! It is probably one of the nicest hockey arenas I have been in!

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