About TCF Bank Stadium
TCF Bank Stadium Minneapolis
TCF Bank Stadium, located on the Minneapolis campus of the University of Minnesota, is one of the biggest, newest, and busiest outdoor stadiums in the United States. While it was only built a short time ago, it’s already seen plenty of action – and there’s even more coming down the pike for this nice and roomy outdoor arena thanks to its more than 50,000-seat capacity.
The History of TCF Bank Stadium
TCF Bank Stadium was built between 2006 and 2009, opening its doors for the first time on September 12, 2009, featuring a horseshoe design that’s prepped for expansion (eventually) to host a total capacity of up to 80,000. This stadium is the third such on-campus sports facility on the University of Minnesota campus, continuing a proud tradition that will likely last a long time.
What Makes TCF Bank Stadium Events So Special?
A thoroughly modern venue in design, TCF Bank Stadium is the real deal when it comes to being able to enjoy a game or concert event. You’ll always have a great experience at this outdoor arena, no matter where you’re sitting!
Frequently Asked Questions
Where is TCF Bank Stadium located?
TCF Bank Stadium is located on the Minneapolis campus of the University of Minnesota.
What kind of events does TCF Bank Stadium host?
When it comes to sports, football is the main TCF Bank Stadium event. Concerts are popular at the venue as well, though, with many big-ticket performers showing up from 2011 onwards including U2, Imagine Dragons, the Rolling Stones, One Direction, Beyoncé, Kesha, and Luke Bryan. Other than that, TCF Bank Stadium is also used regularly by the university for intramural sports, graduation ceremonies, career fairs, and other special events like marching drum and bugle corps competitions.
Which team is playing at TCF Bank Stadium?
TCF Bank Stadium has been the home of the Minnesota Golden Gophers, the university’s NCAA Big Ten Conference football team since it opened in 2009. That’s not the only action the stadium has seen, though; it has also served as the temporary home of the NFL’s Minnesota Vikings from 2014 to 2015 and Major League Soccer’s Minnesota United FC from 2017 through 2018.
Where can I park for free at TCF Bank Stadium?
The University of Minnesota has abundant parking available for TCF Bank Stadium sporting events. Parking is based on availability and costs between $10-$20 - depending on the lot.
What is the seating capacity of TCF Bank Stadium?
TCF Bank Stadium sporting events can host up to 50,805 cheering fans.
Who owns TCF Bank Stadium?
TCF Bank Stadium is owned by the University of Minnesota.
How do I get to TCF Bank Stadium using public transport?
Fans wishing to reach TCF Bank Stadium events by public transport can hop on the Metro’s green line to Stadium Village station, which will drop you off right by the venue.