Vikings Draft Party Moves to Mpls. Convention Center This Year

Updated: 04/16/2014 4:05 PM KSTP.com By: Nick Tabbert

Minnesota currently holds the eighth pick in the 2014 NFL Draft.
Minnesota currently holds the eighth pick in the 2014 NFL Draft.
Photo: Photo: AP/ Gail Burton

Fans planning to watch the NFL Draft with the Minnesota Vikings on May 8 will have to do so from a new location this year. With the demolition of the Metrodome, the Vikings draft party will be held at the Minneapolis Convention Center.

The event kicks off at 5:30 on Thursday, May 8, at Exhibit Hall B and will run through the conclusion of the first round of the 2014 NFL Draft. General admission tickets are $10 and season ticket holders are able to get a free ticket for each season ticket they hold for up to four seats.

NFL Network will cover the first round of the draft, which begins at 7:00 p.m. The Vikings hold the eighth pick.

For more information, visit www.vikings.com/drafttickets.