MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – After a successful first run at U.S. Bank Stadium, the X Games are now slated to return to Minneapolis through 2020.
ESPN and the city announced Tuesday a two-year extension agreement for the City of Lakes to host the multi-day extreme sports competition.READ MORE: Wild And Timberwolves Win Big Saturday, United Ties
Last year, more than 100,000 fans attended the four-day event, which featured the world’s top skateboarders, BMX bikers and Moto X riders.READ MORE: Family Mourns 'Loving' And 'Gentle' St. Paul Man After Fatal Hit-And-Run
This year, the X Games are slated for July 19-22.
The list of invited athletes is out, and the music headliners are the DJs Kaskade and Zedd, as well as rappers Ice Cube and local favorite Brother Ali.MORE NEWS: Minnesota Gophers Beat Maryland 34-16
General admission tickets range from $50 for three-day passes to $20 for single day passes.