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Delta Vikings Village (outside US Bank Stadium)

The Delta Vikings Village will open at 9:30 a.m. and close one hour after the game ends.

It will include the following activities:

Live music performed by Jesse Becker from 9:30 am to 11:45 am

Spaces sponsored by Andersen Windows + Doors, Crown Royal, Hy-Vee, Mystic Lake and Xcel Energy

Food and drinks available at Aramark at The Longhouse (opens 9:30 am) and other locations in the square

Vikings Table food truck offers new cheese curds and breakfast burritos

Vikings Locker Room Store freight trailers

Baggage check-in (on Park Avenue, just south of 4th Street and north of the LRT tracks; open noon to 1 hour after the game; cost $ 10 per bag)

Autographs of Vikings Legends Willie Howard and Mistral Raymond

The Commons (outside US Bank Stadium)

Discover the Vikings Tailgate Garden and enjoy your favorite Molson Coors while DJ A-Quill entertains you from 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

There are many family activities planned for The Commons, including the following:

Minnesota Vikings Chuck for Charity

Inflatable games, tailgate games and face painting

SKOL Line and Minnesota Viking Cheerleader Performances

Food Trucks: All Square and Hy-Vee

In a nod to the opening of US Bank Stadium in 2016, which included a halftime performance by the Minnesota Orchestra, the Vikings teamed up with the Minnesota Orchestra for the grand reopening. This offseason, keyboardist and former member of The New Power Generation Tommy Barbarella composed “Symphony of the North,” which was then conducted by world-renowned music director Osmo Vänskä and performed by the award-winning Minnesota Orchestra. a Grammy Award, for the Vikings pre-game. spectacle. Vänskä is in his final year as Music Director in 2021-2022.

The piece is part of the new “Show time“which features new dramatic team presentations prefaced by” Odin Story “by Vikings Ring of Honor member Jim Marshall.

Note: The Vikings strongly suggest that fans try to get to their seats before 11:45 a.m.

Caitlyn Smith, who grew up in Cannon Falls and has become a prominent singer-songwriter in Nashville, will sing the national anthem. Smith’s second studio album, Supernova, was released in 2020.

DJ Skee returns with a set-list of players’ favorite warm-up songs. The SkeeTV host, founder of Dash Radio and a native of St. Paul is widely regarded as a leading voice in the hip-hop community.

Vikings Legend Henry Thomas will be interviewed by Greg Coleman during a break from the action of the game.

Halftime will feature a field recognition by cancer survivor Scott Verkuilen, who used the Make-A-Wish he was awarded to have the Moorhead High School weight room refurbished for his teammates.

After the recognition, the Minnesota Vikings cheerleaders will perform. They will represent people fighting against several types of cancer with their pom poms.

The following Vikings Legends plan to sign autographs from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Delta Sky 360 ° Club – Esera Tuaolo

Club Medtronic – Doug Sutherland

Polaris Club – Stu Voigt

Little Six Club – Bob Lurtsema

Mystic Lake Club Violet – Leo Lewis

Split the Pot for the Minnesota Vikings Foundation

Split the Pot is a new raffle program that will give one lucky winner of a day of play a chance to share the jackpot with the Minnesota Vikings Foundation. One, 10, 70, 200 and 500 raffle tickets can be purchased, ranging from $ 5 to $ 100 with a debit card from vendors outside the Plaza and in the Commons and inside the US Bank stadium. Sales will end on the 2-minute fourth quarter warning, and the winner will be posted on Vikings Table’s Twitter account and online before 5 p.m. Monday.

Hometown Heroes presented by American Bank

In every home game, US Bank and the Minnesota Vikings will honor those who have made our community a better place. The program honors people who have taken extraordinary steps to make positive differences in the community.

Sunday’s hometown hero is the Brave Like Gabe Foundation. Gabe Grunewald, a professional runner, started the foundation to fight rare forms of cancer. After Gabe passed away in 2019, his sister Abby Anderson helped carry the torch. Abby tragically died in a truck accident in August. Gabe and Abby will be represented by the family. Visit to help you.

Minnesota Vikings Foundation

For the last time in 2021, the Minnesota Vikings Foundation will be offering garage sale bags for sale ($ 50, $ 100 or $ 200) as a fundraiser. Bags will only be available at the Minnesota Vikings Foundation kiosk (near Section 101) inside US Bank Stadium.

Vikings Fancam presented by American Bank

Fancam Vikings captures your excitement throughout the game. Login and enter to win prizes on

Hy-Vee + Benefits® Fuel Saver

THEY score, YOU save! Shop at your local Hy-Vee store after game day for great fuel savings. Simply spend the same amount the Vikings scored and earn a one cent credit on your Hy-Vee Fuel Saver + Benefits® card. If the Vikings score 14 points, spend $ 14 or more the next day and earn 14 cents credit on your Hy-Vee Fuel Saver + Perks® Card. Promotion valid at all Hy-Vee stores in Minnesota; some limitations apply. See stores for details.

Opening of the Drive contest presented by Kwik Trip

Purchase a 20 oz Pothole Pizza or Pepsi product with your Kwik Rewards Card and you have a chance to win cash in Vikings Opening Drive. Purchase both a Pothole pizza and a Pepsi product and you’ll earn 10 bonus entries. Game day participants will have the chance to win a Ford Bronco Sport from Northland Ford dealerships at the end of the season. Stop by any Minnesota Kwik Trip store for details.

Buy a Pothole pizza from Kwik Trip and get the second one for free the day after a Vikings victory.

Simply scan your Pepsi mug with the Vikings app or select “Augmented Reality” in the Vikings app to unlock the Vikings photo filters. Share yours using #VikingsGameFace for a chance to win! For full contest rules, visit

Application bags presented by Buffalo Wild Wings

Buffalo Wild Wings is giving you Sacks for Apps during all Vikings home and away games this season! When the Vikings score two or more sacks in a match, all fans win a free appetizer with a minimum purchase of $ 5. Offer valid for three days after each qualifying game. Visit for your digital coupon and offer details.

Fan of the Year presented by Captain Morgan

Does your Vikings fandom go beyond gaming? The Vikings and the NFL celebrate amazing fans who are a positive influence and inspire others with their love of football. Name yourself or others for a chance to win a trip to Super Bowl LVI in Los Angeles! Enter at

#VikingsHAIR Presented by Spalon Montage

Spalon Montage is giving one lucky fan a $ 100 gift card. Tweet a photo of yourself at the match on @vikingspromo using #VikingsHAIR for a chance to win.

Vikings button placket presented by Miller Lite

Vikings and Miller Lite are teaming up to create a limited edition co-branded button-down shirt to benefit the Minnesota Vikings Foundation. With a minimum donation of $ 40, you will receive a shirt. All proceeds (minus a nominal processing fee) will go directly to the Minnesota Vikings Foundation Courtesy of Miller Lite.

Beanies that profit presented by Polaris

The Vikings and Polaris created a limited edition beanie to raise money for Every Meal, a Minnesota-based charity committed to ending child hunger. With a minimum donation of $ 20, you will receive an exclusive beanie and help fund Every Meal’s “Weekend Food Program”. To show additional support, Polaris will also match your minimum donation on each hat purchased.

Charity auction to benefit the Minnesota Vikings Foundation

Bid on the latest and greatest Viking memorabilia at auction to benefit the Minnesota Vikings Foundation. By registering for the auction, you will be the first to discover new objects, unique pieces of art and exclusive experiences. How else are you going to step onto the pitch on match day or meet your favorite Viking legend? Auctions close at the end of the third quarter and you do not need to be present to bid or win. Browse all items up for auction on


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