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Five NEFL Teams Invited to Play at US Bank Stadium

08/25/2018, 10:15pm CDT

Weekend of October 6/7

The Northern Elite Football League has had 5 teams invited to play in the Winter Pigskin Classic, hosted by the South Plains Football League (SPFL), which is a 9-man league.

Tickets are available for $15 Presale - $20 at the gate. Each ticket is a 2-day Pass, good for all 12 games on Saturday & Sunday!

All teams have a minimum of 300 Tickets to sell, so do your part to support the NEFL Teams!!  Purchase Online from a few different teams, or contact your favorite player, coach, or staff to get your ticket.  Children 8 & Under are Free.

General Public Admission Gate is the LEGACY GATE, which opens at 8:30 am.

All fans will be seated on the stadiums Visitor Sideline in sections V1-V5.   The stadiums Visitor Sideline will be used for the NEFL Teams Sideline and the opposite sideline for the stadium – which is actually the Vikings Sideline – will be the Away Team Sideline for this event.


STADIUM TOURS: During the 2018 SPFL Winter Pigskin Classic the stadium is offering tours for $15 per person regardless of age. You can book your tour/time by going to the SPFL store.

There are limited spots for these tours so pre-registering is your best bet.  Tour is approximately 45 minutes.  Tour includes Press Box, Club Areas and more…


HOTEL INFORMATION: For $99 a night, have easy access to the MSP Lightrail system directly to US Bank Stadium. You need a credit card to hold the room, however it will not be charged until your arrival.

There are 4 different hotel blocks reserved for $99, including – Crowne Plaza MSP Airport/Mall of America Block Released on 9/5/18



Game 1: 10am – Northwest Iowa Bulldogs (a) v. Twin City Sabercats (h)

Game 2: 12pm – Central Iowa Chiefs (a) v. Tri-State Buffalos (h) [9-man]

Game 3: 2pm – Buffalo Ridge Wildcats (a) v. Sioux Empire Crusaders (h) [9-man]

Game 4: 4pm – North Iowa Bucks (a) v. Watertown Rebels (h) [9-man]

Game 5: 6pm – Minnesota Storm (a) v. Midwest Rampage (h) [9-man]

Game 6: 8pm – Denver Pirates (a) v. Sioux City Stampede (h)

Game 1: 9am – North Iowa Knights (a) v. Med City Freeze (h)

Game 2: 11am – Minnesota Snowmen (a) v. River City Roughriders (h)

Game 3: 1pm – Stanley Cowboys (a) v. Fargo Invaders (h)

Game 4: 3pm – Albert Lea Grizzlies (a) v. Dakota Bulldogs (h) [9-man]

Game 5: 5pm – SE MN Warhawks (a) v. South Central Hawgs (h) [9-man]

Game 6: 7pm – Fox Valley Force (a) v. Minnesota Vipers (h)
*NEFL Teams bold/underlined

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