Minneapolis closing streets near U.S. Bank Stadium for tonight’s Vikings game

The City of Minneapolis will close/change streets around U.S. Bank Stadium for tonight’s Minnesota Vikings game, which starts at 7 p.m.

Beginning at 12 p.m. today, the City will close:

  • Chicago Avenue, from Fourth Street to Sixth Street.
  • Norm McGrew Place from Third Street to Fourth Street.

Beginning at 3 p.m. today, the City will close the following streets:

  • Fourth Street from Park Avenue to Interstate 35W.

These street closings are for traffic safety and security needs related to a large stadium event. All streets will reopen about one hour after the completion of the game.

Please note: Media who want to have live trucks inside the street closure area will need to be in place prior to the closures. All these vehicles will be searched thoroughly.