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Going to a Minnesota Wild Game at the Xcel Energy Center in Downtown St. Paul

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Going to a Minnesota Wild Game at the Xcel Energy Center in Downtown St. Paul? Here's where to park for the Xcel Energy Center, what bars and restaurants to go to, how to get cheap tickets for Minnesota Wild games, and how to find shuttle buses to the Xcel Energy Center.

Parking at the Xcel Energy Center

Where is the best place to park for the Xcel Energy Center? Here's where the nearest parking is, the cheapest parking, and where to find free parking for the Xcel Energy Center.

Shuttle Buses to the Xcel Energy Center

Several bars and restaurants in St. Paul offer free parking and free shuttle buses to the Xcel Energy Center for Minnesota Wild games. Here's a list.

Bars and Restaurants near the Xcel Energy Center: West Seventh Street

West Seventh Street, the road running southwest from the Xcel Energy Center, has two of the most popular pre- and post-game hangouts, Cossetta's Pizza and Italian Deli, and Tom Reid's Hockey City Pub. There's plenty more options for bars, pubs and restaurants on this street too. Here's where to get food and beer when seeing a Minnesota Wild game at the Xcel Energy Center.

More Bars and Restaurants near the Xcel Energy Center: Downtown St. Paul

Head into downtown St. Paul for more places to eat and drink. How about Great Waters Brew Pub for beer and food, Pop! Restaurant for family friendly dining, and Alary's Bar for beers with all the Wild fans that will fit into the place.

Cheap Minnesota Wild Tickets

What do Minnesota Wild tickets cost? Tickets to see the Minnesota Wild start at $24, up to $118 depending on who the Wild are playing and where in the Xcel Energy Center your seats are. Tickets are sold through Ticketmaster, who apply a "convenience charge" of around $6 per ticket. You can save money on single game tickets by purchasing them in person at the Xcel Energy Center box office.

StubHub and TeamExchange are Ticketmaster-run sites for fans to buy and sell tickets. Depending on demand, tickets can sell for way over face value, but occasionally there are bargains to be found.

Hotels in St. Paul

If you are coming from out of town and need a hotel for the night, here's where you can find a hotel in downtown St. Paul.

More Things to do in St. Paul and Minneapolis

As well as seeing the hockey game, there's plenty more to do in St. Paul and next-door Minneapolis. Here's ideas for other things to do in St. Paul and Minneapolis.

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