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Xcel Energy Center

199 W Kellogg Blvd, Saint Paul, MN 55102
651 265 4800
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Ranked #7 of 63 Attractions in Saint Paul
Type: Arenas/ Stadiums/ Fields
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014 NEW

The Xcel Energy Center is the best place to see concerts in Minneapolis. It is way better than the Target Center!

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Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014 NEW

I've been here for concerts and Wild games. Both were great experiences. Plenty of parking around the area as well.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

Have been to the X for many different things, all were great! However, nothing really beats being a part of the crowd during a Wild game! The fans, energy, excitement, everything about them is phenomenal!! Easy to tell it's located in the state of hockey!

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St Paul, MN
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Went to the Santana/Rod Stewart concert. It was awesome.....the sound effects in that building are excellent. It was a night to remember. Very upbeat. Also saw Lady GaGa the first part of the year. Excellent show

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Minnesota
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

I have gone to the Xcel many times - for concerts and for hockey games. Most often I have been in a suite (their suites are very nice). I have sometimes been in the normal seats. The first tier of seats are all excellent. But as you continue up, there are seats that really are very far away and I... More

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Midwest
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

First visit to the Xcel. I went there on a Sunday night for a concert featuring two old timers: Santana and Stewart. The center itself was fine, although, on a Sunday night, most of the concession stands were closed, causing very long lines at the few that were open. Overall, it was a fun experience.

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Duluth, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Rod Stewart was an exceptional showman! What a concert. Sound was great, he interacted with the audience, sang great songs. A first class production. Santana and his band, which was first to perform, ( drums and other instruments) overwhelmed his and his associates suburb guitar work. Too loud. Sound mixers should spend some time checking what works in that great... More

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Highly recommend seeing a Hockey game or going to a concert at this venue. Updated stadium that has good sightlines from every seat, (Even good for concerts) you have to experience our state of the art building that is already the home to many great memories.

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Duluth
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

I have been to the Xcel Energy Center more than 20 times, and I am still never dissapointed. I love this sports stadium, whether it's a Minnesota Wild game, Minnesota Swarm game, college hockey game, concert, or anything else, it is just stunning. The only real problem I have with the x is how expensive everything is there. Other than... More

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Grand Forks, North Dakota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

Attended many concerts at the Xcel, I must say, it is a treat each time. Cannot say enough good things about this venue. Usually clean, the staff are friendly, the bars and restaurants are a little spendy but worth it for a night out and there really isn't a bad seat in the place!

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