Draft Party

Below is information regarding the 2014 Miller Lite Vikings Draft Party. Information on next year's Draft Party will be posted in early 2015. The information below is for reference only.

Join thousands of die-hard Vikings fans at the Minneapolis Convention Center as the Minnesota Vikings select their first round NFL Draft Pick! 


The 2014 Miller Lite Vikings Draft Party will feature live NFL Draft coverage from KFAN and NFL Network.  As you watch the Draft unfold, ice-cold Miller Lite and Pepsi will be available along with your favorite tailgate fare.  During the event, meet the 2014 Minnesota Vikings Cheerleaders, Viktor and purchase your new Vikings gear from the Vikings Locker Room Store.   A select number of current and former players will also be on hand to sign autographs at the Vikings Children’s Fund Autograph Zone*.

What: Miller Lite Vikings Draft Party
When: Thursday, May 8th, 2014
Time: Doors open at 5:30pm
First Round of the NFL Draft starts at 7:00pm (Vikings currently hold the 8th pick)
Event concludes at the end of the First Round of the NFL Draft
Where: Minneapolis Convention Center, Exhibit Hall B
Parking Information: Click Here


Season Ticket Members - At this time, we have reached our capacity for Season Ticket Member complimentary tickets. 

General Admission - General admission ticket sales are now closed.  A limited number of tickets will be available at the event for $15, cash only.

Xfinity Red Zone - $75 (A limited number of these are still available. To buy, please contact the Vikings Ticket Office at (612) 338-4537.)



Minneapolis Convention Center, Exhibit Hall B


Doors open at 5:30 PM.  NFL Draft coverage begins at 7:00 PM and the Vikings have the 8th pick.  The event will conclude at the end of the first round of the NFL Draft.


You should present your ticket upon entry.  Please safeguard your tickets as they cannot be replaced if lost or stolen.


There are a number of parking ramps located near the Minneapolis Convention Center, please refer to the attached map for further information.

Bag Policy

No bags will be allowed in to the event with the exception of women’s purses.  All purses will be subject to search.

Northland Ford Dealers Autograph Zone

There will be two autograph sessions both from 8:15 – 9:15 PM featuring current and former players.  For each session, a maximum of 200 Wristbands per session will be available to purchase at the event with all proceeds benefiting the Vikings Children’s Fund.  You may select one of the two sessions to attend and there is a limit of 1 wristband per person.  Wristband sales will take place outside of Exhibit Hall B as soon as doors open.  Players who are scheduled to autograph are listed below.  Please note players are subject to change without notice.

Session 1:

Matt Kalil

Everson Griffen

EJ Henderson

Session 2:

Cordarrelle Patterson

Jamarca Sanford

Steve Hutchinson

Vikings Corporate Partner Promotions

Miller Lite Position Pick Scratch Card

Pick up a Miller Lite Pick the Position game card as you enter tonight.  Match the position of the Vikings first draft pick and you will win a t-shirt and hat courtesy of Miller Lite.  2000 game cards available. No purchase necessary, must by 21+ to play.  Winning cards may be redeemed at the Vikings Street Team booth.  If you receive an “Instant Winner” card you can redeem it at the Vikings Street Team booth for an autographed Vikings jersey.

Miller Lite Bean Bag Toss Tournament

The Miller Lite Bean Bag Toss Tournament is open to all fans 21 years or older.  Registration for the preliminary round is open to teams of 2 from 5:30 – 8:30 pm.  The top 8 teams from the preliminary round will advance to the championship round where members of the winning team will each take home a Miller Lite Vikings Baggo set and a pair of tickets to a 2014 Vikings home game. 

KFAN Social Scoreboard

KFAN will provide in-depth coverage of the 2014 NFL Draft live from the main stage during the First Round.  Join the conversation at the KFAN Social Scoreboard and use #VikingsDraft for your chance to win great prizes and have your questions answered by on-air talent.

Pepsi Plinko

Play Pepsi Plinko for your chance to win Vikings autographed merchandise and other great prizes courtesy of Pepsi.  All participants will receive a 2014 Vikings schedule poster. 

Verizon QB Toss

Check out the latest devices from Verizon, search NFL Mobile and play the Verizon QB Toss for your chance to win Vikings autographed merchandise!

U.S. Bank

Stop by the U.S. Bank booth to receive a complimentary souvenir photo from tonight’s event and learn more about U.S. Bank credit card rewards.  Plus, enter for your chance to win a helmet signed by the Vikings three first round draft picks from last year!

Designated Driver

With great beer comes great responsibility.  Pledge to be a designated driver this evening and receive a complimentary soft drink.