Wild to host St. Louis for 2022 Winter Classic (Target Field)
MINNESOTA, MN - APRIL 12: Target Field during the National Anthem during the Minnesota Twins home opener against the Boston Red Sox on April 12, 2010 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Hannah Foslien /Getty Images)
The Minnesota Wild will be hosting the “N-H-L Winter Classic” next season. Minnesota will play host to the St. Louis Blues at Target Field on January 1st, 2022 as part of the showcase event for outdoor hockey. The Wild were supposed to host the 2021 Winter Classic, but the pandemic forced its cancellation. Wild president Matt Majka (MAY-kuh) says this will be a great chance for Minnesota to show itself to the world.