Minnesota will host Super Bowl LII in 2018, the NFL announced today.
The game will be played at the new Minnesota Vikings stadium in Minneapolis. The stadium is currently under construction and is projected to open in 2016.
The stadium is being built at a cost of $976.2 million. Officially, it will seat 65,000 but can be expanded to 73,000.
Minneapolis also hosted Super Bowl XXVI in 1992. The game between Washington and Buffalo was played at the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome.
Future Super Bowl Sites
- 2015 – University of Phoenix Stadium, Glendale, AZ
- 2016 – Levi’s Stadium, Santa Clara, CA
- 2017 – Reliant Stadium, Houston, TX
- 2018 – New Vikings Stadium, Minneapolis, MN