Target Center - Minneapolis, MN

It’s not uncommon to be wowed by the crowds at the Target Center, which is known for attracting some of the biggest crowds and most boisterous fans in the NBA. The home of the Minnesota Timberwolves and the WNBA’s Minnesota Lynx, the arena’s festive atmosphere is one reason Target Center is consistently ranked among the top arenas in the world. Its most recent renovation includes brand-new seats, an upgraded sound system, new digital displays, and revamped food offerings. This is one venue that continues to evolve, much to its fans’ delight.

Target Center has welcomed more than 30 million guests and has hosted more than 5,000 events since it opened in 1990. It has played host to all the Timberwolves’ home games, plus concerts from over 35 members of the Rock ‘n’ Roll Hall of Fame, including Minnesota natives Prince and Bob Dylan. Other happenings at the arena include WWE events, NHL games, UFC competitions, conventions, graduations and family shows.

Doors typically open one hour before events. Fans are welcome to take photos inside the arena as long as they use cameras with lenses no longer than three inches. Target Center does not allow fans to bring in outside food and drinks, but there are concession stands located throughout the arena offering game-day favorites alongside more specialty options and dining experiences.

Target Center is conveniently situated in the sports and entertainment district of downtown Minneapolis. The venue is surrounded by bars, clubs and a wide range of restaurants, along with numerous hotels ranging from budget to upscale options. There are 12,000 parking spaces within a five-block radius, the majority of which are connected by the city’s Skyway footbridge system. Nearby attractions include U.S. Bank Stadium and Target Field, home of the Minnesota Twins.

Who is playing at Target Center this weekend?

Scroll through upcoming basketball games and concerts at Target Center to find out who will be playing near you this weekend in Minneapolis.

Who is playing at Target Center tonight?

You can shop last minute tickets for games and concerts happening at Target Center tonight or scroll to view the full schedule.

What time do doors open at Target Center?

Doors typically open anywhere between 90 minutes to 2 hours prior to showtime at Target Center. Be sure to check the listing on your ticket as showtimes will vary.

What time do games end at Target Center?

Every NBA game and concert will typically end at a different time. Set times and ending times for Target Center are usually not established.

Who plays at Target Center?

The Minnesota Timberwolves are the home team at the Target Center.
Sun
Mar 1, 2020
2:30 PM
Minnesota Timberwolves vs. Dallas Mavericks
Minneapolis, MN
Wed
Mar 4, 2020
7:00 PM
Minnesota Timberwolves vs. Chicago Bulls
Minneapolis, MN
Fri
Mar 6, 2020
7:00 PM
Minnesota Timberwolves vs. Orlando Magic
Minneapolis, MN
Sat
Mar 7, 2020
7:00 PM
TobyMac
Minneapolis, MN
Sun
Mar 8, 2020
2:30 PM
Minnesota Timberwolves vs. New Orleans Pelicans
Minneapolis, MN
Thu
Mar 12, 2020
7:00 PM
Disney On Ice: Road Trip Adventures
Minneapolis, MN
Fri
Mar 13, 2020
10:30 AM
Disney On Ice: Road Trip Adventures
Minneapolis, MN
Fri
Mar 13, 2020
7:00 PM
Disney On Ice: Road Trip Adventures
Minneapolis, MN
Sat
Mar 14, 2020
11:00 AM
Disney On Ice: Road Trip Adventures
Minneapolis, MN
Sat
Mar 14, 2020
3:00 PM
Disney On Ice: Road Trip Adventures
Minneapolis, MN
Sat
Mar 14, 2020
7:00 PM
Disney On Ice: Road Trip Adventures
Minneapolis, MN
Sun
Mar 15, 2020
1:00 PM
Disney On Ice: Road Trip Adventures
Minneapolis, MN
Sun
Mar 15, 2020
5:00 PM
Disney On Ice: Road Trip Adventures
Minneapolis, MN
Wed
Mar 18, 2020
10:00 AM
2020 MSHSL Boys Basketball Tournament - Quarterfinals
Minneapolis, MN
Thu
Mar 19, 2020
12:00 PM
2020 MSHSL Boys Basketball Tournament - Session 1
Minneapolis, MN
Thu
Mar 19, 2020
6:00 PM
2020 MSHSL Boys Basketball Tournament - Session 2
Minneapolis, MN
Fri
Mar 20, 2020
12:00 PM
2020 MSHSL Boys Basketball Tournament - Session 3
Minneapolis, MN
Fri
Mar 20, 2020
6:00 PM
2020 MSHSL Boys Basketball Tournament - Session 4
Minneapolis, MN
Sat
Mar 21, 2020
11:00 AM
2020 MSHSL Boys Basketball Tournament - Session 5
Minneapolis, MN
Sat
Mar 21, 2020
5:00 PM
2020 MSHSL Boys Basketball Tournament - Sesison 6
Minneapolis, MN
Sun
Mar 22, 2020
6:00 PM
Minnesota Timberwolves vs. Portland Trail Blazers
Minneapolis, MN
Tue
Mar 24, 2020
7:00 PM
Minnesota Timberwolves vs. Philadelphia 76ers
Minneapolis, MN
Thu
Mar 26, 2020
7:00 PM
Minnesota Timberwolves vs. San Antonio Spurs
Minneapolis, MN
Sat
Mar 28, 2020
2:00 PM
The Harlem Globetrotters
Minneapolis, MN
Sat
Mar 28, 2020
7:00 PM
The Harlem Globetrotters
Minneapolis, MN
Mon
Mar 30, 2020
7:00 PM
Minnesota Timberwolves vs. Los Angeles Lakers
Minneapolis, MN
Wed
Apr 1, 2020
7:00 PM
Minnesota Timberwolves vs. Dallas Mavericks
Minneapolis, MN
Fri
Apr 3, 2020
7:00 PM
MercyMe
Minneapolis, MN
Sun
Apr 5, 2020
6:00 PM
Minnesota Timberwolves vs. Detroit Pistons
Minneapolis, MN
Tue
Apr 7, 2020
7:00 PM
Minnesota Timberwolves vs. Phoenix Suns
Minneapolis, MN
Thu
Apr 9, 2020
7:00 PM
Minnesota Timberwolves vs. Sacramento Kings
Minneapolis, MN
Fri
Apr 10, 2020
7:00 PM
Dan And Shay
Minneapolis, MN
Sat
Apr 11, 2020
7:00 PM
JoJo Siwa
Minneapolis, MN
Wed
Apr 15, 2020
6:30 PM
Minnesota Timberwolves vs. New York Knicks
Minneapolis, MN
Fri
May 8, 2020
5:20 PM
Twin City Takeover: Godsmack & Volbeat
Minneapolis, MN
Mon
May 11, 2020
8:00 PM
Rage Against The Machine & Run The Jewels
Minneapolis, MN
Tue
May 12, 2020
8:00 PM
Rage Against The Machine & Run The Jewels
Minneapolis, MN
Fri
May 15, 2020
7:30 PM
Lauren Daigle & Johnnyswim
Minneapolis, MN
Sun
May 17, 2020
6:00 PM
Minnesota Lynx vs. Indiana Fever
Minneapolis, MN
Tue
May 19, 2020
7:00 PM
Minnesota Lynx vs. Atlanta Dream
Minneapolis, MN
Thu
May 21, 2020
7:00 PM
Minnesota Lynx vs. Dallas Wings
Minneapolis, MN
Fri
May 29, 2020
7:00 PM
Minnesota Lynx vs. Las Vegas Aces
Minneapolis, MN
Fri
Jun 5, 2020
7:00 PM
Minnesota Lynx vs. New York Liberty
Minneapolis, MN
Sun
Jun 7, 2020
2:00 PM
Minnesota Lynx vs. Los Angeles Sparks
Minneapolis, MN
Fri
Jun 19, 2020
7:00 PM
Minnesota Lynx vs. Phoenix Mercury
Minneapolis, MN
Sun
Jun 21, 2020
7:00 PM
Justin Bieber
Minneapolis, MN
Tue
Jun 23, 2020
7:00 PM
Minnesota Lynx vs. Washington Mystics
Minneapolis, MN
Thu
Jun 25, 2020
7:00 PM
Minnesota Lynx vs. Seattle Storm
Minneapolis, MN
Wed
Jul 1, 2020
12:00 PM
Minnesota Lynx vs. Atlanta Dream
Minneapolis, MN
Wed
Jul 8, 2020
7:00 PM
Minnesota Lynx vs. Dallas Wings
Minneapolis, MN
Thu
Jul 16, 2020
7:30 PM
Impractical Jokers Live
Minneapolis, MN
Sat
Jul 18, 2020
TBD
Big3 Basketball
Minneapolis, MN
Sun
Aug 9, 2020
6:00 PM
AJR, Quinn XCII & Hobo Johnson and The Lovemakers
Minneapolis, MN
Wed
Aug 19, 2020
7:00 PM
Minnesota Lynx vs. Los Angeles Sparks
Minneapolis, MN
Sat
Aug 22, 2020
7:00 PM
Minnesota Lynx vs. New York Liberty
Minneapolis, MN
Tue
Aug 25, 2020
8:00 PM
Roger Waters
Minneapolis, MN
Fri
Aug 28, 2020
7:00 PM
Minnesota Lynx vs. Indiana Fever
Minneapolis, MN
Sun
Aug 30, 2020
6:00 PM
Minnesota Lynx vs. Chicago Sky
Minneapolis, MN
Fri
Sep 4, 2020
7:00 PM
Minnesota Lynx vs. Connecticut Sun
Minneapolis, MN
Sun
Sep 6, 2020
6:00 PM
Minnesota Lynx vs. Las Vegas Aces
Minneapolis, MN
Sun
Sep 20, 2020
6:00 PM
Minnesota Lynx vs. Phoenix Mercury
Minneapolis, MN
Useful Event Info
Venue Address:
600 1st Ave N, Minneapolis, MN
Related Links:
History & Traditions:
Capacity:
20,500
Past Names:
None
Date/Year Built/Opened:
1990