Now that the Minnesota Vikings are out of the running for the Super Bowl how about you enjoy some incredible music to soothe your soul.  Producers Jimmy Jam and Terry Lewis having been working for months to coordinate artists to celebrate the Minneapolis sound represented through all types of music.

The Verizon Up Stage at Ice Mountain will formally open on Friday, January 26. There will be a designated concert viewing area with entry to the viewing area open each day at the same time as Super Bowl LIVE presented by Verizon.

Fans will not be allowed to wait in line prior to that time for entry.  There will be two entries to the concert viewing area: on Nicollet Mall between 8th and 9th, and on 8th Street between Nicollet and Marquette. Also Audio and screens will be available along Nicollet Mall for additional viewing.

Below are Dates and Times of Some of the Main Performances:

Saturday, January 27

8:00 p.m. Brother Ali

9:00 p.m. Prof

 Sunday, January 28

5:45 p.m. The Steeles

6:15 p.m. Twin Cities Community Gospel Choir

7:30 p.m. Sounds of Blackness with Big Jim Wright & Ann Nesby

 Monday, January 29: Salute to Prince

8:00 p.m. Sheila E.

8:30 p.m. Morris Day

9:15 p.m. The Revolution

 Tuesday, January 30

7:45 p.m. International Reggae All Stars

8:30 p.m. Ipso Facto

 Wednesday, January 31

7:30 p.m. Mint Condition and Stokley Williams

8:30 p.m. New Power Generation with Andre Cymone

Thursday, February 1

5:45 p.m. fDeluxe (aka The Family)

6:45 p.m. New Power Soul

7:45 p.m. Andre Cymone

8:45 p.m. Rae Sremmurd

 Friday, February 2

5:45 p.m. The Jets

6:45 p.m. KING

9:00 p.m. Skylar Grey

 Saturday, February 3: Skol Day

4:45 p.m. Bob Mould

5:45 p.m. The Suburbs

6:45 p.m. The Jayhawks

7:45 p.m. Soul Asylum

9:00 p.m. X Ambassadors

For the complete lineup and more information CLICK HERE