MINNEAPOLIS -- The Minnesota Lynx will host an official Lynx block party for its fans prior to Game 1 of the 2011 WNBA Finals. The party will be held on Target Plaza in front of the Gate 34 entrance on Sunday from 5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
The Lynx block party will feature a musical performance by one of the Twin Cities most popular party bands Urban Myth, who plays everything from classic rock and funk to current pop and R&B. Additionally, there will be food and beverages available as well as fan interactives, face painting and poster making.
"We're thrilled with the opportunity to provide Lynx fans with a block party before Game 1 of the 2011 WNBA Finals," said Conrad Smith, Lynx chief operating officer. "Lynx fans are the best in the WNBA and I know that they will be ready to kick off the festivities of the WNBA Finals early Sunday evening at the block party and carry that energy into Target Center at game time."
The Lynx will take on the Atlanta Dream in the best-of-five series. Tickets are still available for Sunday's game. For ticket information, visit lynxbasketball.com or calling (612) 673-8400.
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