City on board, Rybak to announce details of 'railgating' downtown

As part of an experimental twist on tailgating before Vikings games at the dome, the city of Minneapolis and the Vikings have signed off on a new pre-game celebration: "railgating." The idea is to attract more people downtown on Sundays by allowing food and beverage trucks along the Hiawatha light rail line from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. "Railgating" is part of a larger plan to gernerate more traffic before the new Vikings stadium opens in 2016. More details should be announced Wednesday.
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As part of an experimental twist on tailgating before Vikings games at the dome, the city of Minneapolis and the Vikings have signed off on a new pre-game celebration: "railgating." The idea is to attract more people downtown on Sundays by allowing food and beverage trucks along the Hiawatha light rail line from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. "Railgating" is part of a larger plan to gernerate more traffic before the new Vikings stadium opens in 2016. More details should be announced Wednesday.

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