The Target Center is home to the NBA Minnesota Timberwolves and hosts a myriad of big name musical acts every year. The Target Center is a great place to see a Timberwovles basketball game, a Minneapolis concert, or some kind of sports playoff tournament.
The Minneapolis Target Center cost a staggering $104,000,000 to desgin and 27 months to build, yet it remains a state-of-the art concert venue that hosts the biggest of national and international superstars. The Target Center had a grand opening on October 13, 1990 and was the first smoke-free venue of its kind in the nation.
Original owners Marv Wolfenson and Harvey Ratner, operated both the Target Center and the Minnesota Timberwolves basketball team for 5 years before turning over ownership to the city of Mnneapolis and a private company-Ogden Entertainment. Ogden continued operating the Target Center facility until 2001 when it was taken by Clear Channel Entertainment. As recently as May 2007,a new company, AEG Facilities, took over the management of Target Center. Currently Minneapolis owns the Target Center physical arena while AEG Facilities manages its day-to-day operations.
The Target Center Schedule has had some of the Midwest's best concerts over the past 18 years. Bette Middler, the Rolling Stones, and Kanye West are just a handful of amazing performers who have used the the Target Center Venue as their choice to reach massive audiences. Of course, the Minnesota Timberwolves are a steady draw during basketball season as well.
The Target Center is located in Minneapolis' exciting Warehouse District. The energy of crowds cheering on the Minnesota Timberwolves or singing every word along with Alicia Keys creates a contagious environment of fun for all participants. Also, many great restaurants and bars surround the Minneapolis Target Center and offer after-concert fun for all.
Target Center tickets are sold here safely and securely from a Minneapolis ticket broker. Due to the huge crowds many performs pull in, make sure to purchase your Target Center tickets today to guarantee your spot in the action! Check out the upcoming Target Center events to pick your favorites and purchase Target Center tickets before they're gone!