Wild to kickoff '2014 Road Tour' next week


The Minnesota Wild announced their 2014 Wild Road Tour.

The tour runs next week from Tuesday, June 24 through Thursday, June 26. It leads up to the Summer Bash/NHL Draft Watch Party on Friday, June 27, at Xcel Energy Center.

The Wild Road Tour will stop in 18 cities, over the three days.

It's divided up into three separate regions. Below are the scheduled stops and times of each Wild Road Tour event.

Western Tour

Features: Wild player Matt Cooke, former player Wes Walz and television analyst Mike Greenlay

  • Moorhead: June 24th; 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. at Moorhead Youth Hockey Arena
  • Fergus Falls: June 24th; 3:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m. at Fergus Falls Community Ice Arena
  • Morris: June 25th; 10:30-11:30 a.m. at Lee Community Center
  • Marshall: June 25th; 3:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m. at Lockwood Motors Ice Arena
  • Worthington: June 26th; 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Worthington Arena
  • Blue Earth: June 26th; 3:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m. Wells Fargo Bank

Northern Tour

Features: Wild players Charlie Coyle, Jason Zucker, radio personalities Tom Reid and Kevin Falness

  • Silver Bay: June 24th; 12:00 p.m.-1:00 p.m. at Rukavina Arena
  • Hibbing: June 24th; 5:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m. at Fairgrounds Arena
  • Duluth: June 25th; 12:00 p.m.-1:00 p.m. at Duluth Heritage Sports Center
  • Pequot Lakes: June; 25th 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. at Breezy Point Hockey Center
  • Princeton: June 26th; 12:00 p.m.-1:00 p.m. at Princeton Ice Arena
  • Buffalo: June 26th; 3:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m. at Buffalo Municipal Airport

Southern Tour

Features: Wild players Erik Haula, Stephane Veilleux, former Wild player Antti Laaksonen and television play-by-play announcer Anthony LaPanta.

  • Des Moines, IA: June 24th; 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at Wells Fargo Arena
  • Waterloo, IA: June 24th; 4:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m. at Young Arena
  • Mankato: June 25th; 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at All Seasons Arena
  • Faribault: June 25th; 2:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m. at Faribault Ice Arena
  • Rochester: June 26th; 12:00 p.m.-1:00 p.m. at Graham Arena Rink 1
  • Red Wing: June 26th; 3:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m. at Prairie Island Arena

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