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Park Smart

by Staff Writer / Minnesota Wild
Saint Paul, Minn – Patrons planning to attend events at or near Xcel Energy Center and Saint Paul RiverCentre in downtown Saint Paul from Nov. 27-29 should allow extra time and use alternate routes to avoid traffic congestion and parking issues. Heavier traffic is expected due to the following events taking place over the holiday weekend: 

For more information on parking in downtown Saint Paul, patrons should refer to or to find Park Smart! Maps, designed to offer alternate routes to the most convenient parking locations for events in Saint Paul.
Xcel Energy Center and the adjacent Saint Paul RiverCentre are located at the intersection of Kellogg Boulevard and West 7th Street in downtown Saint Paul. Both buildings are serviced by two parking ramps (RiverCentre and Kellogg) directly connected to the complex. Additionally, there are more than 50 parking ramps and lots within a brief walk of the facilities.

Choose your parking near where you'll exit the city to avoid driving through downtown.

Look for parking as soon as you enter downtown.

Hop on the bus.
Call Metro Transit at 612-373-3333 (TTY 612-341-0104) or visit

Whenever possible, carpool.

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Check the latest weather reports before you hit the road.
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