X Games Minneapolis 2018: 50 Reasons To Attend
50 REASONS TO ATTEND
50. You'll see the sickest tricks by more than 250 of the world's best action sports athletes!
49. Check out U.S. Bank Stadium, host of this year's Super Bowl and next year's Final Four.
48. Tickets start at just $20!
47. It'll be a weekend of fun for the whole family!
46. Join in bullying prevention with X Games Shred Hate, no one likes a bully!
45. Thursday, July 19: X Games' opening day with BMX and Skateboard Vert finals - FREE with gates at 6 pm.
44. Meet Twiggy the waterskiing squirrel in X Fest!
43. See Stillwater's own Nicole Hause go against the best female park skaters in the world.
42. Hear EDM Superstar Kaskade on the X Games Geico Music Stage at The Armory on July 20th.
41. Get your commemorative 2018 X Games skatedeck, designed by Minneapolis artist Sam Morrow.
40. Enjoy curb-side service with the light rail to U.S. Bank Stadium station.
39. Kick off X Games with performances by Sa Roc, Cashinova and Prof. at First Ave. on Thursday, July 19.
38. Download the free X Games app and enjoy complimentary wifi onsite provided by Xfinity.
37. Check out international skateboarding superstar and 13-time X Games medal winner Nyjah Huston in Men's Skateboard Street.
36. Grab XIP passes to get the ultimate X Games experience at both U.S. Bank Stadium for all competitions and The Armory for all three nights of music.
35. Have a chance to win in-stadium X Games merchandise and ticket upgrades all weekend long - just by attending!
34. See if Australia's Jarryd McNeil can keep his X Games Minneapolis Moto X Step Up 44' record on Saturday, July 21.
33. Take a picture with the biggest little mascot in the NFL - Tiny - at the Minnesota Vikings set up in X Fest.
32. Cheer for Rochester native and pro skateboarder Alec Majerus to best his 2017 X Games silver medal in Men's Skateboard Street.
31. Post a pic of you and the Monster girls (make your friends jealous)!
30. Get a full day of sports and night of music with Minnesota Rhymesavers crew Brother Ali opening for Ice Cube at The Armory on Saturday, July 21 and tickets starting at just $50.
29. See the first-ever flat-track moto race at U.S. Bank Stadium with Harley-Davidson Flat-Track Racing on Sunday, July 22.
28. Learn to ride BMX and Skateboard vert on the Nexcare Vert Ramp in X Fest, Friday - Sunday for free!
27. Because X Games Minneapolis merch makes great Christmas gifts!
26. Join the party and follow @xgames on Instagram, Facebook, Snapchat and Twitter.
25. Charge your phone and escape the summer sun by grabbing Platinum Lounge passes, offering access to the FMP Club at U.S. Bank Stadium.
24. Be entertained all weekend by the fun and funny Flavor Savors band, the official hosts of X Fest.
23. Check your skateboard at the free skate check provided by Golden Valley's Third Lair Skate Shop and Park.
22. Bring your made-for-tv X Games sign and have a chance to get airtime on ESPN worldwide!
21. Meet X Games superstars, snap photos and grab autographs with a full roster of riders offering free fan appearances throughout the weekend.
20. Enjoy the well-deserved Minneapolis summer sun in the Pacifico Beer Garden.
19. Didn't get enough of the South Korea games? We'll have Pyeongchang and X Games medal winners Chloe Kim, Jamie Anderson and Mike Schultz on hand all weekend as part of the action.
18. Kids under two get in for free!
17. Behold the talented BMX (Friday) and Skateboard (Saturday) riders as they launch down the 86-foot Big Air ramp.
16. Wrap up X Games music weekend with Grammy-winning EDM DJ Zedd at the Armory on Sunday, July 22.
15. Tag your posts - #xgames is the official hashtag of X Games.
14. Listen to the Initials Game on KFAN every Friday from June 8 - July 19 for a chance to be part of the live broadcast on the vert ramp!
13. Learn about all things X Games at the official website www.xgames.com.
12. Buy your tickets early and sail right into the stadium - no waiting at the box office!
11. Watch the X Games recap show, X Games Xtra, on Facebook each night of the event to see if you've made air!
10. Nab your official free spectator guide, inserted into the Star Tribune and distributed on site.
9. Check out original art by local artists featured throughout the venue.
8. Because X Games is the world's best action sports festival you will EVER experience!
7. Interactive sponsor experiences by Toyota, Harley-Davidson, Fruit of the Loom, The Real Cost, LifeProof and more!
6. You could win a trip to X Games Sydney, October 18-21!
5. Next X Parks in X Fest can teach you how to ride like a pro!
4. Cheer on athletes representing 18 countries who are coming to Minneapolis for X Games!
3. Spend a fun family weekend with three-day X Games Experience passes starting at $50.
2. Be the cool fan who comes to X Games in Minneapolis every year till 2020!
1. Witness history as X Games produces the most innovative tricks and talented riders in action sports!