Stadium Updates

Jul 19, 2013

On the heels of a City Council green light for a $400 million Downtown East development proposal, Mayor R.T. Rybak today discussed the possibility of a restaurant in a new downtown park that would be in the mold of Sea Salt Eatery or Tin Fish.

Jul 02, 2013

The Minnesota Sports Facilities Authority (MSFA) voted Monday to award Ryan Cos.' the contract for parking facilities and a new skyway for the new $975 million Vikings stadium.

May 14, 2013

Developer Ryan Cos. has unveiled a $400 million, five-block redevelopment proposal for the Vikings stadium area — a plan that includes a new two-block park.

May 14, 2013

If you like glass, you’re going to love the new Minnesota Vikings stadium that will soon shine on downtown’s east side.

Jan 23, 2013

For some Vikings fans, the idea of two seasons at TCF Bank is exciting because it means two years of outdoor football. Others, however, wonder about parking near the University of Minnesota and what the loss of football means to downtown Minneapolis.

Dec 17, 2012

Community leaders hope that the construction of the new Vikings stadium will bring about the demise of the sea of surface parking lots that currently dominate development around the Metrodome. 

Oct 08, 2012

The Minnesota Sports Facilities Authority on Sept. 28 announced that it has selected HKS Sports & Entertainment Group to design the new Vikings stadium.

Jun 04, 2012

Surrounded by Vikings fans and construction workers in his third-floor office of City Hall, Minneapolis Mayor R.T. Rybak gulped Grain Belt beer from a Viking horn before being awarded “rock star” by Vikings crazies. 

Apr 23, 2012

A Minnesota House of Representatives committee voted down a Vikings stadium bill on April 16, casting serious doubt on the possibility of a deal before the legislative session ends. 

Mar 12, 2012

But the $975 million plan plan faces a skeptical City Council

The long, winding road to build a new Vikings stadium appears to end almost exactly where it started: The Metrodome.

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