ST. PAUL -- The Wild will host a Game 5 pregame party from 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Saturday at the Cleveland Circle parking lot across West 7th Street from Xcel Energy Center. Festivities include bloody marys and mimosas at the two-story Michelob Golden Light Mega Bar, a DJ and playoff merchandise.
NHL alumni Jeff Nielsen (Wild), Pete LoPresti (North Stars, Oilers), Brad Maxwell (North Stars), and Steve Payne (North Stars) are scheduled to sign autographs from 12:30 p.m.-1:30 p.m.
Wild hosts St. Louis at 2 p.m. Saturday for Game 5 of their Stanley Cup First Round playoff series. NBC and the Wild Radio Network will broadcast the contest, with pregame and postgame television coverage airing on FOX Sports North.
The "Wild Live" pregame show will air on FOX Sports North PLUS starting at 1 p.m., and FOX Sports North will provide postgame coverage immediately following the game.
As of late Friday morning, a limited amount of tickets was available via Ticketmaster.com. Fans are also encouraged to join the GameDay Tickets text notification list at wild.com/gamedaytix, designed to help fans get last-minute tickets to Wild home games that have limited availability. GameDay Tickets subscribers will receive an SMS text message when seats for Wild home playoff games are released, including on game days when pairs of tickets (or more), or single seats become available.