1. U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame Exhibits
At the Mich Golden Light Fan Zone, you’ll find six display cases showcasing the U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame in Eveleth, MN. Two of the cases are dedicated to the museum, and the other four rotate regularly meaning there’s always something new to see when attending a Wild game.
2. College Hockey Awards
At the Xcel Energy Center you’ll be able to see the Hobey Baker and Patty Kazmaier Awards up close and in person. The awards for the best men’s and women’s college hockey player are on display near Gate 4, so stop by and check them out.
3. Jersey Wall
The Jersey Wall is an excellent tribute to Minnesota’s rich hockey culture. The wall features 215 jerseys from high schools throughout the state and is a must see for anyone wanting to understand just how important the game is to the state of Minnesota.
4. Minnesota State High School League Tournaments
If the Jersey Wall isn’t enough high school hockey for you, then make sure to keep an eye out for the eighteen Minnesota State High School League Tournaments headlines from the Pioneer Press.
5. Let's Play Hockey
Before the puck drops at every Wild game everyone takes part in the “Let’s Play Hockey” chant. Join in with Wild fans on this chant that gets everyone ready to watch the game.
Near Gate 2, you’ll find an exhibit featuring the WCHA’s Broadmoor Trophy, which is awarded to the winner of the WCHA Final Five. Nearby you’ll also see the original Zamboni from the St. Paul Auditorium, so make sure to stop by Gate 2 before the game.
7. St. Paul Champions
On the RBC Wealth Management Club Level you’ll have the chance to see exhibits honoring all of St. Paul’s minor league hockey champions. They include jerseys and newspaper headlines, and are a must see for any Minnesota hockey fan.
8. Hockey Lodge Exhibits
There’s always something new to see at The X thanks to the rotating exhibits near Gate 3 and the Hockey Lodge. There are also other various displays on Minnesota’s Mr. and Ms. Hockey as well as Herb Brooks. Make sure to take these in when attending a Wild game.
9. Prince Tribute
Prince fans will want to check out the Prince Tribute by Gate 1. The tribute features a replica Minnesota Wild jersey presented to Prince in 2004 and is a must see for any visiting the Xcel Energy Center.
10. Celebrity Puck Wall
Check out the celebrity puck wall near Gate 5 to see all the acts that have performed at the Xcel Energy Center over the years. Every performer who passes through the arena signs a puck, so take a minute to take in this fantastic exhibit.