The Minnesota Twins are committed to fielding a competitive team both on and off the field, one that exemplifies a strong work ethic, respect for the game and loyalty to our fans.
This Fan Guide is designed to assist Twins fans by presenting information about Twins/Target Field offerings and accommodations for the 2018 season. The information is presented in alphabetical order for your ease of use. Enjoy the season!
As a courtesy to others, we request that guests refrain from walking in aisles while players are at bat. The Minnesota Twins also ask that guests do not sit on the stairs.
The Minnesota Twins encourage all guests to participate in the All-Star balloting process which typically runs from early May through the end of June. All-Star balloting is exclusively online at twinsbaseball.com.
There are several U.S. Bank ATMs located throughout Target Field. On the Main Concourse, they are in the Elevator 14 lobby (near Gate 3), Elevator 3 & 4 lobby (near section 124), and Elevator 6 & 7 lobby (near section 112). On the Club Concourse, they are near Event Suite G, Delta SKY360° Club section Q, and U.S. Bank Home Run Porch Terrace section 231. On the Terrace Concourse, they are near section 203 and section 226.
Autograph opportunities prior to any game cannot be guaranteed. Guests seeking autographs are asked to comply with the safety instructions given by our Guest Service Staff. The Minnesota Twins are unable to honor any autograph requests during a batting practice visit. Guests may write to specific players requesting an autograph; however each player responds to fan mail as he is able. Mail for Minnesota Twins players, associated personnel and broadcasters can be sent to: Minnesota Twins, attn: fan mail, 1 Twins Way, Minneapolis MN 55403. If a guest wishes to obtain an autograph in this manner, it is recommended to include the item and a self-addressed, postage-paid envelope or box with the request. There is no guarantee that items sent to a particular player will be returned. The Minnesota Twins are not responsible for items not signed or returned safely to the sender.
AAA Minneapolis offers complimentary emergency vehicle service for guests attending a Minnesota Twins game. If you are in need of assistance, please call AAA Minneapolis at 952-927-2727.
Baby Changing Stations
Baby changing tables are available in all restrooms and family restrooms. Family restrooms are located on the Main Concourse at sections 111, 123, 132, 134, as well as across from the camera platform above centerfield; in the SuperAmerica Grandstand section 238; on the Suite Concourse near Suite 14 and Skyline Suite 2; and on the Terrace Concourse at sections 208, 214, and 220. If a more private environment is desired, please visit the nearest Guest Service Center.
Soft-sided purses, clutches, single-compartment bags, clear bags, drawstring bags, diaper bags, and medically-necessary items 16" by 16" by 8" or smaller are permitted in Target Field. Bags and containers are subject to inspection by gate security prior to entering the ballpark. For more detailed information on what can be brought into Target Field see Entry Guidelines or www.twinsbaseball.com/entry.
Ballpark Events (Non-Baseball)
Target Field offers more than just baseball. It has flexible event spaces designed to accommodate gatherings such as weddings/receptions, corporate meetings and events, seminars, holiday parties, and convention and trade show events.
Please visit twinsbaseball.com/targetfieldevents or contact the Target Field Events Department at firstname.lastname@example.org or 612-659-3870 for more information.
Banners and Signs
The Minnesota Twins welcome the support from our guests as demonstrated by homemade signs and banners. To ensure that these articles do not distract others, we ask guests to adhere to the following guidelines: banners and signs may not contain advertising or carry disparaging or obscene messages; they may not cover any scoreboards, railings, existing advertising or LED boards; banners and signs may not be placed in the direct sightline of the batter and/or infringe on the sightlines of other guests during play. The Minnesota Twins request that all banners and signs pertain to the Twins or baseball, and reserve the right to permit or remove any sign or banner from Target Field at any time.
Barrio is a lounge located in the left field corner at Target Field, near section 127 and Gate 6. Barrio has several monitors so guests can follow the Twins and other Major League Baseball games. The lounge has tiered standing-room drink rails facing the field, several high-top tables and a cabana-style seating area. The entire area also features overhead radiant heaters.
Bat & Barrel
Bat & Barrel is located in the space formerly known as the Metropolitan Club, and offers fans a new vibrant game day social experience with unique sightlines and seating options, from drink rails to community tables. This new space is open to all guests, and features operable glass windows that allow guests to become a part of the Target Field experience while being inside the club. New state-of-the-art video elements and signature food and beverage options enhance the experience within the club. A new entrance to Bat & Barrel creates easy vertical circulation to and from the main concourse. Inside Bat & Barrel, Twins fans are able to experience unique artwork by Minnesota-based artists who have created custom murals for the space. Additionally, the Twins 1987 and 1991 World Series Championship trophies are permanently displayed inside Bat & Barrel. The new space also features a comprehensive display of major awards in Twins history, including replica Gold Glove, Silver Slugger, Manager of the Year, Cy Young awards and Batting Champion silver bats.
The Minnesota Twins typically start batting practice 2 ½ hours prior to game time, with the opposing team taking batting practice beginning 1½ hours prior to game time. Batting practice always occurs at the Manager's discretion.
Sealed, bottled water 32 oz. or less, and soft sided single juice or milk containers for children are the only outside beverages permitted into Target Field. Flavored water, performance beverages (Gatorade, Powerade, etc) are NOT permitted into Target Field. Guests may bring liquids required for legitimate medical purposes into Target Field.
The Minnesota Twins encourage guests to ride their bicycle to Target Field. Bicycle stands are available on the promenade and at various locations around the ballpark. For more information, visit us online at www.twinsbaseball.com/transportation.
Television Broadcasts: All Twins games during the 2018 season will be televised with a majority produced by FOX Sports North. For more information on TV broadcasts, please visit www.twinsbaseball.com/broadcasts.
Radio Broadcasts: All games are broadcast on WCCO AM 830 and throughout the Midwest on the Treasure Island Baseball Network. For more information on radio broadcasts, please visit www.twinsbaseball.com/broadcasts.
Spanish Radio Broadcasts: The Spanish language radio partner of the Minnesota Twins is La Raza 1400AM/1470AM/95.7FM. La Raza will broadcast 50 games during the 2018 season, including the Home Opener (April 5th vs. Seattle) and most Tuesday and Sunday games.
Budweiser Roof Deck
Designed to be the ultimate Minnesota Twins outdoor experience, the Budweiser Roof Deck is located in the left field corner of Target Field and offers sweeping skyline views of downtown Minneapolis. The Budweiser Roof Deck features a partial roof canopy, bar and concessions areas and convenient private restrooms for your guests. A signature feature of the area is a large fire pit that will warm guests on cool spring and fall evenings. With 120 fixed seats and room for an additional 130 standing-room-only tickets, the Budweiser Roof Deck is the ideal location for blending social time with game time. Group outing dates for the Budweiser Roof Deck are limited. Please contact our group sales department at 612-375-7454 for more information. For Thursday home games, individual tickets may be purchased for the Budweiser Roof Deck by calling 1-800-33-TWINS or 612-33-TWINS. These dates sell out quickly, so order tickets as early as possible.
The home and visiting bullpens are located in left-center field. The visiting team utilizes the bullpen closest to the field.
Guests are welcome to bring still cameras into Target Field. Guests are asked to avoid obstructing the views of others by standing in the aisles when using camera equipment. Tripods and monopods are not permitted into Target Field. Photography of Target Field or Twins players cannot be used commercially without written permission from the Minnesota Twins.
CATCH is an exclusive club at Target Field, featuring great views of the field, unparalleled access to the latest technology and a vibrant entertainment experience. This premium space is all-inclusive with beverages and a variety of tapas-style foods that will put a fresh twist on the ballpark dining experience. CATCH has a capacity of 120 and is only available on a season-ticket basis.
Best Buy Charging Zone near Section 114 provides guests the opportunity to recharge their mobile devices so they can stay connected while at the game. There are charging zones for charging mobile devices in the Delta SKY360 Club near 573.
The Minnesota Twins offer complimentary admission to children less than 30" in height for regular season games, provided they are accompanied by an adult with a valid ticket. These children must sit on the lap of the accompanying adult and not occupy an additional seat. All guests in attendance for a post-season game are required to have a valid ticket, regardless of age.
CLEAR at Target Field
New in 2019, the Twins and CLEAR have partnered to bring their innovative, biometric identity platform to provide expedited ballpark access to Target Field. Learn more at twinsbaseball.com/CLEAR.
Community Fund Kiosk
Located at section 117, the Community Fund Kiosk is your place for events, programs, Split the Pot Raffle, and in-stadium auctions. Stop by and learn more about the Twins Community Fund and how you can support youth baseball and softball throughout Twins Territory. More information can be found online at www.twinscommunityfund.org.
The Minnesota Twins and Delaware North - Sportservice have developed an extensive menu of dining options for guests visiting Target Field. Hrbek's is located on the Main Concourse near home plate, and the Town Ball Tavern is located on the Club Concourse in the left field corner. Bat & Barrel is located in the right field corner. For more information on concessions, please visit the nearest Guest Service Center.
Coolers and bags of any size with hard sides are not allowed in the ballpark. Soft-sided containers and bags 16" by 16" by 8" or smaller are permitted into Target Field. The Minnesota Twins reserve the right to inspect and remove any package or container or their contents.
TTY-enabled courtesy phones are available at any Guest Service Center.
Designated Driver Program (Good Sport)
Sponsored by the Minnesota Twins and Anheuser-Busch, the Good Sport program promotes responsible alcohol use and rewards designated drivers. For more information please visit any of the Good Sport kiosks located on the Main Concourse near section 130 and on the Terrace Concourse near section 222.
Visit the Digital Clubhouse in the U.S. Bank Home Run Porch in left field to enjoy an engaging blend of creative content across a variety of digital media.
Participate in interactive opportunities to create compelling content and digital souvenirs to last an electronic lifetime. View the best fan-generated images and Tweets. Take some swings at our new virtual-reality batting cage! Visit the Twins Digital Clubhouse presented by U.S. Bank today!
For detailed information about getting to Target Field, visit us online at www.twinsbaseball.com/transportation.
Guests with limited mobility may use either of the Drop Off Zones along 7th Street, near both the Majestic Clubhouse Store and Gate 14. No accessible parking permit is required to use these Drop-Off Zones, but these are strictly drop off zones with no parking permitted in either zone.
The Minnesota Twins dugout is located on the first base side of the field. The visitor's dugout is along the third base side.
E-cigarettes are prohibited at Target Field.
There are 13 public elevators located throughout Target Field. Elevators 1 & 2 are located in the Administrative Office building near Gate 6. Elevators 3 & 4 are located across from section 125. Elevators 6 & 7 are located across from section 112. Elevators 9-12 are located across from section 103. Elevator 13 is located across from section 133, and elevator 14 is located at Gate 3. Elevator T1 is located near the entrance to Bat & Barrel.
In case of emergency, you will be directed as to how to orderly evacuate Target Field by Twins Event Staff, PA announcements, and Scoreboard instructions.
Only those guests with valid tickets or credentials are permitted into Target Field.
Soft-sided purses, clutches, single-compartment bags, clear bags, drawstring bags, diaper bags, and medically-necessary items 16" by 16" by 8" or smaller are permitted into Target Field. The Minnesota Twins reserve the right to inspect and remove any package or container or their contents. Backpacks, multi-compartment laptop bags, duffel bags, bags of any size with hard sides, and bags larger than 16" by 16" by 8" are not allowed in the ballpark.
Sealed, bottled water 32 oz. or less, and soft sided single juice or milk containers for children are the only outside beverages permitted into Target Field. Flavored water, performance beverages (Gatorade, Powerade, etc) are NOT permitted into Target Field. Guests may bring liquids required for legitimate medical purposes into Target Field.
Hold Your Phone
Fans can now keep personal items such as a cell phone, keys, wallet, clutch, etc. in their pockets while going through security at all Target Field gates
The Minnesota Twins permit guests to bring food into Target Field as long as items are consumed in the general seating areas. Outside food cannot be brought into any restaurant, club lounge or suite. Food containers must be soft-sided and fit under a guest's seat. Food that could be thrown as a projectile should be sliced or sectioned (i.e. apples). Additionally, any food purchased from the concession areas on Target Plaza is allowed into Target Field.
For the general safety of all guests the following items are not allowed into Target Field: ball retrievers, balloons, bats, beach balls, boom boxes, brooms, fireworks, flasks, Frisbees, hard sided coolers, laser pointers, lawn chairs, noise-making devices, weapons, wooden sticks, or rods. Small whiskbrooms and small souvenir bats are permitted Guests will have the option of either surrendering the item at the gate, or leaving and then returning without the prohibited item prior to entering the ballpark. Surrendered items will not be returned to guests.
There are escalators located near the foul poles at section 125 in left field and section 102 in right field. These escalators access all levels of Target Field with the exception of the Suite Level.
Located on the first base side of Target Field's Club Level, the Event Suites offer the intimacy of entertaining smaller groups in a private setting. It's an ideal location for business entertainment and celebrations of all kinds. You'll not only enjoy the great view of the game from private, outdoor ballpark seating, but you'll also enjoy a spacious, climate-controlled interior lounge perfect for relaxing, eating, conversing and celebrating. Private restrooms and high-definition televisions are just some of the features of this unsurpassed entertainment locale. Available for groups of 24, 30, or 36; adjacent Event Suites may also be combined to accommodate larger groups. Please contact our group sales department at 612- 375-7454 for more information.
Family restrooms are located on the Main Concourse at sections 111, 123, 132, 134, as well as across from the camera platform above centerfield; in the SuperAmerica Grandstand section 238; on the Suite Concourse near Suite 14 and Skyline Suite 2; and on the Terrace Concourse at sections 208, 214, and 220. If a more private environment is desired, please visit the nearest Guest Service Center.
The Minnesota Twins prohibit firearms from being carried into Target Field, even for guests with valid conceal-and-carry permits. The only exception to this policy is for licensed Public Law Enforcement officials. Law Enforcement will be required to check-in with MPD at the gates and present valid Law Enforcement credentials.
Guests requiring first-aid are urged to immediately contact any member of the Guest Service Staff. First-aid may also be contacted by a Delaware North - Sportservice employee at any concessions stand. Trained medical personnel are on duty for all events to assist guests. The ACE Brand First Aid Stations are located across from section 112 on the Main Concourse, and at section 216 on the Terrace Concourse.
Foul Balls/Home Run Balls
Guests are welcome to keep any foul ball or home run ball hit into the stands as long as they do not interfere with the safety and comfort of others. Major League rules prohibit guests from throwing any object onto the field or interfering with the ball in play; offenders will face immediate ejection from Target Field. Guests should stay alert at all time for bats and balls that could land in the seating areas.
Target Field gates open for admittance 1 ½ hours prior to the first pitch for Monday through Thursday games, and 2 hours prior to the first pitch for Friday through Sunday games. There are five gate entrances at Target Field, each on the Main Level. Each of the five gates is wheelchair-accessible and named for a former Twins great. Gate #3, named in honor of Harmon Killebrew, is located at 5th Street and 3rd Avenue. Gate #6, named in honor of Tony Oliva, is located on 5th Street by the Light Rail Station. Gate #14, named in honor of Kent Hrbek, is located off of 7th Street behind home plate and next to Hrbek's. Gate #29, named in honor of Rod Carew , is located on Target Plaza by 7th Street. The largest gate at Target Field is gate #34, named in honor of Kirby Puckett, located on Target Plaza.
Gift cards are available for purchase at the Majestic Clubhouse store at Target Field, and by phone at 1-800-33-TWINS or 612-33-TWINS. Gift cards are valid for tickets in person at Target Field, and by phone by calling 1-800-33-TWINS or 612-33-TWINS. Gift cards may also be used at all retail locations and concessions stands at Target Field.
Guest Code of Conduct
All guests attending Twins events are expected to comply with the following Minnesota Twins Guest Code of Conduct. The Minnesota Twins are committed to creating a safe, comfortable, and enjoyable Target Field experience. Our Event Staff will proactively intervene to support an environment where: obscene or indecent clothing will not detract from the guest experience; guests will enjoy the baseball experience free from foul/ abusive language or obscene gestures. Use of such language or gestures, regardless of target or intent, will be met with intervention by appropriate security or law enforcement personnel. Guests will respect the safety of other guests and field participants; the throwing of any object is strictly prohibited; guests will refrain from displays of affection not appropriate in a public, family setting; intervention with an impaired or intoxicated guest is handled in a prompt and safe manner; guests will show their ticket when requested and sit only in their ticketed seat; the progress of the game will not be disrupted by guests' actions or unauthorized persons on the playing field. All guests, employees, contractors and volunteers are expected to adhere to the standards above. Likewise, all guests, employees, contractors and volunteers are encouraged to report any abusive behavior or conduct to Security personnel immediately. The Minnesota Twins reserve the right to deny or immediately revoke admission to any guest that does not comply with these guidelines, or otherwise detracts from other guests' enjoyment of the game. Guests are encouraged to report any disruptive behavior to the nearest member of the Guest Service or Twins Security staff. Guests may report security issues via 11 text message to 612-659-3777. Please include your location and a brief description of the issue.
Throughout the season, guests are encouraged to express their thoughts about their guest experience at Target Field by visiting us online at twinsbaseball.com/guestcomments or sending an email to email@example.com. Fan Feedback cards may also be filled-out at any of our Guest Service Centers.
In the interest of player and guest safety, the Minnesota Twins maintain a zero tolerance policy regarding guest interference with a ball in play, disruption of an event at Target Field, or interference with a VIP. Failure to comply with this policy will result in immediate removal from Target Field.
Guest Service Centers
Guests needing assistance are encouraged to speak with one of our Guest Service Representatives or visit one of our Guest Service Centers located across from section 113 on the Main Concourse, at section 204 on the Terrace Level, at the Delta SKY360 Club Concierge Desk at section J, or at the Suite Concierge desk near Suite 32. The Guest Service Centers are staffed to handle questions and/or concerns and offer a wide variety of services and items including ALDs (assistive listening devices), wheelchair service to and from seats, stroller drop off/storage, lost and found, Target Field and public relations information, Twins publications, and convenience items (i.e. sunscreen, diapers, band-aids, etc). These Centers also serve as the location for reporting lost guests, and answering guest pages during the course of the game. The Guest Service Centers are also designed to provide mothers with semi-private accommodations for nursing.
Guests with Disabilities
Guests with special needs should refer to the Target Field Access Guide for complete information. This guide is available at all Guest Service Centers as well as online in the "Target Field" section of www.twinsbaseball.com.
The following are accepted forms of I.D. for purposes of purchasing alcohol at Target Field: valid state-issued Driver's License or I.D. card, valid Canadian Driver's License, valid Military I.D. card, and valid passport. Unfortunately we are not able to accept clipped I.D. cards as age-verification for alcohol purchases, even with the accompanying paperwork. Guests that appear to be younger than 30 years old will be required to show identification in order to purchase alcohol.
Presented by Gillette Children's Specialty Healthcare, every Sunday is Kids Day! Before the game, kids 12 and younger can play interactive games and get free autographs from a Twins player. The autograph session is near the Digital Clubhouse in the U.S. Bank Home Run Porch, across from section 230, and typically runs from 11:55a.m. until 12:15p.m. Postgame, kids 12 and younger can run the bases. Any eligible kids wishing to run the bases should proceed to the North Ramp on the Main Concourse (near section 130) at the conclusion of the game. For very young children, we politely request that only one adult accompany the child as they run the bases.
The Minnesota Twins prohibit knives with blades longer than 3 inches, as well as all knives with no utility purpose, at Target Field. Pocket or utitility knives with blades less than 3 inches may be carried into Target Field.
Lost and Found
A guest who has misplaced an item should contact the nearest Guest Service Representative or Guest Service Center immediately, or contact the Minnesota Twins Lost and Found at 612-659-3640. The Minnesota Twins record pertinent information and lost articles will be categorized and held for 30 days. Items not claimed within 30 days will be donated to charity. Guests finding misplaced items are encouraged to turn them in to the nearest Guest Service Representative or Guest Service Center.
Children and adults separated from their party will be escorted to the closest Guest Service Center. For assistance in locating a lost guest, contact the nearest Guest Service Representative or security officer. A guest who has become separated from his or her party should proceed to the nearest Guest Service Center. All Guest Service Centers have complimentary wristbands for children and adults. These are blank wristbands which can have seat location, phone number for guardian, etc. written on them, in order to facilitate reuniting a lost guest with their party.
Two different marriage proposal opportunities are offered at Target Field on game days. Both a standard "in-game" marriage proposal and an "on-field" marriage proposal experience must be pre-approved and booked over the phone. Contact Sondra Ciesielski by calling 612-659-3508 with any scheduling questions. For more information visit, www.twinsbaseball.com/scoreboard.
There are many locations throughout Target Field to purchase Twins merchandise and souvenirs. The largest store, the Majestic Twins Clubhouse, is located on Target Plaza near section 102. During the season, the Majestic Twins Clubhouse Store is open during all Twins home games, as well as from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Saturday and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Sunday when the team is not at home. The Majestic Twins Clubhouse Store can be reached at 612-659- 3963. In addition, there is a New Era merchandise store located behind home plate near section 114.
Minnie & Paul's
Minnie & Paul's is a Twins-themed pub located under Target Field's iconic center field celebration sign. Minnie & Paul's is open to all guests, and features Pizza Luce pizza and Red Cow burgers, while serving as a stylish gathering space for guests of all ages.
Mothers in need of private accommodations while nursing are welcome to do so at the OB-GYN WEST Nursing Rooms in the Guest Service Centers (near sections 113 and 204).
Paging a guest at Target Field is only done in the case of emergencies. If a guest receives a page, they should report to the nearest Guest Service Center.
There are several options for parking around Target Field. Please visit us online at www.twinsbaseball.com/transportation for more information.
The right to delay the start of a game rests with the home club. Once both team managers meet with the home plate umpire and exchange lineup cards, the right to determine whether the game will be interrupted or terminated is at the discretion of the Umpire-in-Chief. Under the provisions of the Official Playing Rules, the Umpire-in-Chief has sole and unquestioned authority to determine whether and when play is halted, when play will be resumed, and whether and when a game will be terminated due to bad weather or unsafe playing conditions. In the event of a postponed or cancelled event, guests are advised to check www.twinsbaseball.com, the local newspaper, media affiliates, or call us at 1-800-33-TWINS for further information.
Premium Services and Seating Areas
Thomson Reuters Champions Club
All guests with tickets for the Thomson Reuters Champions Club are welcome to enjoy all of the amenities in this exclusive area. All food and beverage in the Thomson Reuters Champions Club is complimentary, with the exception of liquor, and premium beer & wine. There is also in-seat service available for guests in this area. There is a private entrance to the Thomson Reuters Champions Club located on the service level of Target Field, directly behind home plate. Additionally, a reserved parking space in the Target Field parking lot with complimentary valet parking service is provided to season-ticket holders for every 4 season tickets owned in the Thomson Reuters Champions Club.
Delta SKY360° Club
All guests with tickets for the Delta SKY360° Club are welcome to enjoy all of the benefits of Delta SKY360° Club membership. This includes several lounge areas featuring upscale amenities and food & beverage, most notably the Puckett Atrium by section C, the Carew Atrium by section P, and 573 near section J. There is also a Guest Service Concierge Desk located by section J.
Guests with tickets for a private suite at Target Field also have access to all of the Delta SKY360° Club areas. Catering for Suites should be arranged directly with Delaware North - Sportservice by calling 612- 659-3978. There is a Guest Service Concierge Desk located by Suite 33.
In conjunction with Twins corporate partners, promotional items are distributed during various Twins home games.
For a complete listing of the promotional schedule, visit www.twinsbaseball.com/promotions.
The official Twins Magazine & scorecard is available free of charge at multiple locations throughout Target Field.
Even during inclement weather, the Minnesota Twins will make every effort to play scheduled games. Please refer to the Postponed Games section for more information.
In the event of a postponed or cancelled event, guests are advised to check www.twinsbaseball.com, the local newspaper, media affiliates, or call us at 1-800-33-TWINS for further information.
There are two vertical circulation ramps in Target Field which can be used to travel from level to level or to exit the ballpark. The north ramp is located between Gates 3 and 6, and the south ramp is located near Gate 29. There are also 13 elevators and 2 escalators in Target Field (refer to "Elevators" and "Escalators" sections for more information).
The Minnesota Twins are committed to operating Target Field in a sustainable manner. There are many recycling receptacles located around the ballpark, including organics recycling bins for all food and paper products. In an effort to be more environmentally friendly, we urge all fans to recycle when applicable.
Guests may not leave Target Field and re-enter once they have entered the facility.
Running the Bases
After every Sunday home game, the Twins invite all guests ages 14 and under to run the bases, courtesy of Gillette Children's Specialty Healthcare. Guests wishing to participate in this event should proceed to the North Ramp area on the Main Concourse, near section 130, to access the field. For very young children, we politely request that only one adult accompany the child as they run the bases.
Personalized birthday or other celebratory messages may be displayed on the scoreboard at Target Field with a donation of $77 to the Twins Community Fund. All scoreboard messages, with the exception of wedding proposals, must be submitted online at www.twinsbaseball.com/scoreboard at least one week prior to game date. Scoreboard messages are generally displayed during the 5th inning, on the main scoreboard in left-center field in the TwinsO-Gram area (lower right-hand corner) and also on the ribbon boards in the ballpark.
Section and Seat Numbering
Seating sections begin with 101 on the Main Level, "A" on the Club Level, Suite 1 on the Suite Level, 201 on the Terrace Level and 301 on the View Level, starting from the right field foul pole and proceeding clockwise around Target Field. Seats at Target Field are numbered so that lower numbers are on the right-hand side of the row and higher numbers are on the left-hand side of the row (as you look towards the field).
Guests with mobility disabilities may operate Segways in Target Field during Twins games and other events at Target Field. In order to ensure the safety of all guests, Segway use is subject to compliance with the following rules:
- Segway operators must check-in with Guest Services upon arrival at Target Field.
- Only individuals with mobility disabilities are permitted to operate Segways within Target Field. Guest Services may request a credible assurance to ensure this requirement is met.
- The Twins recommend that Segway operators purchase tickets in one of Target Field's accessible seating areas, if possible. Not all seating areas in Target Field may be accessible by Segway. If necessary, alternative means of transportation may be provided.
- Segways must be operated in a safe, reasonable, and respectful manner, and may not be operated faster than normal walking speed (approximately 2-3 miles per hour) or faster than conditions allow.
- Segways must yield to pedestrian traffic as necessary to ensure safety.
- Cell phones, smart phones, or other devices shall not be used while operating a Segway.
- Segways may not be operated while under the influence of alcohol or other substances.
- Segways are not permitted on escalators or stairs, but may be used on elevators.
- Segway operators may not block the view of other guests.
- When in use, the Segway operator must remain in control of the Segway at all times.
- When not in use, Segways must be locked and stored upright in secure locations. Guest Services will assist guests to determine an appropriate storage location.
- During games or events with high attendance, emergencies, or in the event of significant congestion, Guest Services reserves the right to restrict or impose limitations on the operation of Segways in all or art of Target Field, as may be necessary for the safety of all guests. If this occurs, Guest Services may provide escorts for Segway operators, or offer motorized scooters or other alternatives in lieu of a Segway.
- In the event that an individual violates these rules, or otherwise operates a Segway in an unsafe or unreasonable manner, Target Field reserves the right to take corrective measures, such as requesting that the Segway be stored until the end of the game or event.
Target Field is not responsible for loss of or damage to Segways used in Target Field or damage or injuries caused by the operation of Segways in Target Field.
This premier group entertainment opportunity is located on the Suite Concourse along the third base line and is the perfect venue for groups of 50 to 150 people. The climate-controlled Skyline Suites offer high-definition televisions in a spacious, indoor entertaining area that is ideal for conversing with your guests. The private outdoor seating area boasts spectacular views of both the field and downtown Minneapolis skyline. Ideal for hosting clients, employees, and your family, your package includes an extensive catering menu and a dedicated Skyline Suite staff to coordinate your Target Field baseball experience. The Skyline Suites offer you and your guests an opportunity to experience Twins baseball and Target Field from a different and truly spectacular perspective. Please contact our group sales department at 612-375-7454 for more information.
Many skyways are open for use before, during, and after Twins games. For times and locations please visit us online at www.twinsbaseball. com/transportation. There is a skyway from the "A" ramp that leads directly to the Club Concourse at Target Field.
Target Field is a tobacco-free facility. Tobacco use is not allowed anywhere within Target Field or its appurtenant areas. This includes the ballpark itself, Target Plaza, the Promenade behind the ballpark and the 5th and 7th Street sidewalks adjacent to Target Field. Electronic cigarettes are also prohibited at Target Field. There is no re-entry at Target Field.
The Spanish language radio partner of the Minnesota Twins is La Raza 1400AM/1470AM/95.7FM. La Raza will broadcast 50 games during the 2018 season, including the Home Opener (April 5th vs. Seattle) and most Tuesday and Sunday games.
Split the Pot Raffle
At each home game, the Minnesota Twins will hold the Twins Split the Pot Raffle, benefiting the Twins Community Fund and the Ted Williams Museum. Raffle tickets may be purchased from gate opening time through the end of the seventh inning from uniformed raffle-ticket sellers throughout the ballpark. For more information visit the Community Fund Kiosk at section 117 or online at www.twinsbaseball.com/splitthepot.
Guests wishing to use cushioned seats in our bleacher seating may do so, provided that the cushion does not have any metal frames that might damage the bleachers. Guests must provide their own stadium cushion.
T.C. is the official mascot of the Minnesota Twins. T.C. is available for photos each game during the third inning, next to the Kids Zone play area of the U.S. Bank Home Run Porch (near section 231). In his spare time T.C. likes to make appearances at Twins Youth Clinics, schools, hospitals, and parades throughout the year. For private parties, birthday parties, or corporate events, T.C. will make an appearance for a small fee. The Mascot Request form must be filled out online at www.twinsbaseball.com/community.
Target Field Station
Connecting people and places, this multi-modal transportation hub at 5th St. N. and 5th Ave. N. in downtown Minneapolis offers public green spaces, connections to 500 trains daily via the METRO Blue and Green lines, Northstar Commuter Rail, as well as access to the North Loop community. Target Field Station's more than 104,000 square feet of space includes a public plaza for year-round special events and activities, green space, a 1,000-seat amphitheater, office space, retail shops and a 286-car underground parking garage. The Minnesota Twins, Target and Hennepin County will offer programming and special events in the public space.
Target Field Tours
Get an insider's view of the home of the Minnesota Twins. See areas of Target Field not usually accessible by the public such as the press box, suites and the Delta Sky360° Club. School groups can enjoy tours specially geared for our younger fans. For more information on Target Field tours, please visit us online at www.twinsbaseball.com/tours or call us at 612- 659-3877.
A pedestrian bridge and public gathering space connecting Target Field to the heart of downtown Minneapolis, Target Plaza spans more than two acres between 6th and 7th Streets in the Historic Warehouse District on the east side of Target Field. This dynamic gathering space features a dramatic kinetic wind sculpture adorning the "B" ramp, and the Twins Tradition Wall. Proceeds generated by the Twins Tradition Wall will be used to help maintain Target Plaza.
The Target Field Taxi Stands are located outside of Gate 3 on 3rd Avenue and 5th Street, and near Gate 14 on 7th Street. Please visit us online at www.twinsbaseball.com/transportation for more information.
The main Target Field Box Office is located on Target Plaza. On non game-days during the season, the Target Field Box Office is open from 9:00am - 5:00pm on weekdays, 10:00am - 4:00pm on Saturdays, and 10:00am - 2:00pm on Sundays. On game days, the Target Field Box Office will open at 9:00am and close at the conclusion of the game. Tickets may also be purchased online at www.twinsbaseball.com, by phone at 1-800-33-TWINS or 612-33-TWINS.
Guests are encouraged to purchase tickets well in advance of game-day, at the Target Field Box Office, by phone, online, and during any game at the ticket booths near sections 103 and 204. Tickets may also be purchased at the ticket kiosks near each gate at Target Field.
The Minnesota Twins offer full season tickets, two 40-game plans, four 20-game plans, and Flex Plan, all of which include a fantastic roster of benefits. Please contact the Ticket Sales & Service Department at 612-375-7454 for more details about season tickets.
Student Day tickets
Presented by Rasmussen College, Ballpark Access tickets are just $5 for students every Wednesday--now available through mobile delivery! Students will be able to purchase tickets through the MLB Ballpark app. Text STUDENT to 51655 to receive Student Day offers, or visit ww.twinsbaseball.com/student.
To avoid problems with counterfeit, stolen, or void tickets, purchase tickets only at the Target Field Box Office or from an authorized secondary-market ticket outlet. The official secondary-market ticket partner of MLB is Stubhub. Stubhub is the only authorized secondary-market provider for all MLB teams, and may be reached online at www.stubhub.com. The resale of Minnesota Twins tickets is strictly prohibited on Target Field property. Anyone doing so will be immediately removed from Target Field property.
Whether it is by car, bicycle, or public transit, fans have many options for getting to and from Target Field. For more detailed information, please visit us online at www.twinsbaseball.com/transportation.
Tripods & Monopods
Tripods and Monopods are prohibited for use at Target Field except when used by credentialed members of the media.
The Twins Community Fund and its cornerstone partners Target, US Bank, Treasure Island Resort and Casino, and Delta Air Lines, as well as select Twins players, continues to provide complimentary tickets for organizations and charities serving disadvantaged children. Guests wishing to learn more about these programs should contact the Community Relations Department at 612- 659-3502, and ma also apply online at www.twinscommunityfund.org.
Twins Community Fund
As the charitable arm of the Minnesota Twins, the Twins Community Fund benefits many Upper Midwest charities, focusing on families and children through an association with youth baseball or softball and the Minnesota Twins. For more information on the Community Fund, fans can pick up literature at any Guest Service Center, or contact the Community Relations Department at 612-659-3505. For more information visit www.twinscommunityfund.org.
Twins Credit Card
The Minnesota Twins, in conjunction with U.S. Bank, are once again offering the Twins Mastercard. For information or to apply for a Twins Mastercard, please call 1-800-808-1059.
The 2 Gingers Pubs are located on the Terrace Level near section 214. These climate-controlled pubs are open to all guests, and serve a signature cocktail including 2 Gingers Irish Whiskey, ginger ale, and a lemon and lime garnish.
Umbrellas are permitted inside Target Field, but may not be used in the seating areas of the facility once the game has started, due to the obstructions they cause for other guests.
The Daktronics video board display at Target Field is one of the largest in Major League Baseball. It boasts 1080 lines of resolution and 4.4 trillion shades of color. The video board uses the latest Daktronics HD-16 technology with lines of LED pixels on 16.5 mm spacing.
Main Video Board Display Size
- Square Footage of Display: 57' x 101' (5,757 sq. ft.)
- Resolution: 1080 lines
- Ribbon Board: 8 displays (1230 linear ft.)
- Out-of-Town Scoreboard: 12'x 109' real time display
- Bullpen Board: 8'6"x 16' display
Guests are welcome to bring still cameras and video cameras into Target Field. The use of video cameras is permitted before the game; however Major League Baseball regulations prohibit the use of video cameras once the game begins. Guests are asked to avoid obstructing the views of others by standing in aisles when using video equipment. Tripods and monopods are not permitted into Target Field. Video of Target Field or Twins players cannot be used commercially without written permission from the Minnesota Twins.
Sealed, bottled-water of 32 oz or less is permitted into Target Field. Flavored water, performance beverages (Gatorade, Powerade, etc) are NOT permitted into Target Field. Guests may also bring empty, plastic sport-type water bottles and fill them at any water fountain throughout the ballpark.
The Minnesota Twins prohibit weapons from entering Target Field, including firearms and knives with blades longer than 3 inches (see "Firearms" and "Knives" entries for more information).
The Official Minnesota Twins website provides the latest Twins and player information and can be found at www.twinsbaseball.com. The Minnesota Twins are also on Facebook at www. facebook.com/twins. Follow the Twins on Twitter at www.twitter.com/twins, the official Twitter of the Minnesota Twins.
A limited number of wheelchairs are available at each gate to assist in getting guests to and from the gates to their seating area. There is no fee for this service, and no reservations are necessary. Guests merely need to request wheelchair assistance when they arrive to the gate. Wheelchair assistance is limited to getting to and from seating sections, and emergency assistance. If a guest wishes to have a wheelchair for general use while visiting Target Field, they will need to arrange to bring their own wheelchair to the ballpark. There are several agencies that rent wheelchairs for those guests that do not own a wheelchair.
Guests may store wheelchairs and walkers at any of our Guest Services Centers and Concierge desks. Guest Service Centers are located across from section 113 on the Main Concourse and section 204 on the Terrace Level. Concierge desks are located in the Thomson Reuters Champions Club lobby, near section J in the Delta SKY360 Club, and near Suite 23 on the Suite Level.
Will call tickets can be picked up at any ticket window or ticket kiosk at Target Field. Will-call tickets may be picked-up at a ticket window anytime the Box Office is open.