FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions

The Minneapolis Local Organizing Committee (MLOC) is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization that was formed to plan and deliver the 2019 NCAA Division I Men’s Basketball Championship in Minneapolis as a local partner to the NCAA. The committee includes the University of Minnesota as the host institution; the City of Minneapolis, Sports Minneapolis and Meet Minneapolis as liaisons for bids, venues and the hospitality community; the Minnesota Sports Facilities Authority, as well as representatives of the local business community.

General/Media Inquiries:

Email – info@mnsportscorp.org
Phone – (612) 249-5629
Address – 200 South 6th Street, Suite 440, Minneapolis, MN 55402

Semifinal games will be played on Saturday, April 6, 2019. The National Championship will take place on Monday, April 8, 2019.

The random selection process was held March 5, 2018 through May 31, 2018 where fans could apply for up to four tickets. The price for tickets through the random selection process was $210/ticket plus a $25 non-refundable fee. The $25 non-refundable fee includes an official NCAA Final Four program and shipping/handling.

Ticket and hospitality packages are now available through PRIMESPORT the Official Ticket and Hospitality Provider of the NCAA. Please click here to view 2019 Final Four packages.

Fans who applied for tickets will be notified on August 29, 2018 if their application was selected, or not selected. Fans who were not selected will receive their refund minus the $25 fee.

Those fans who are randomly selected will be receiving their seat location through Flash Seats, NCAA.FlashSeats.com on November 6, 2018.

No, all tickets through the random selection process are digital through Flash Seats. Learn more about Flash Seats at NCAA.FlashSeats.com. You will receive a souvenir ticket that will be mailed by the end of April 2019. Souvenir tickets will only be mailed to the account who originally applied for tickets.

Yes, the price per ticket is $210 and includes a ticket to the semi-final games on Saturday, April 6, 2019 and the championship game on Monday, April 8, 2019.

The NCAA Exchange for the 2019 Final Four will open on November 6, 2018. The official NCAA Ticket Exchange is the only 100% guaranteed, NCAA-approved secondary ticket marketplace that allows fans to buy and sell NCAA Championship tickets with other fans.

Ticket and hospitality packages are on sale now through PRIMESPORT, the Official Ticket and Hospitality Provider of the NCAA.  Please click here to view 2019 Final Four ticket packages.

2019 NCAA Final Four lodging options will be made available in the Fall of 2018.

Final Four travel packages including game tickets and hotel accommodations are on sale now through PRIMESPORT, the Official Ticket and Hospitality provider of the NCAA.  Please click here to view 2019 Final Four travel packages.

Yes, there are a variety of volunteer opportunities available, as the Final Four and its ancillary events could not take place without the support of thousands of local volunteers. Click here to go to the Volunteer page for more information.

No ticket? No problem! The Final Four experience is much more than two Semifinal games on Saturday and a Championship game on Monday. Everyone is invited to free and low-cost events and entertainment around the city all weekend long. The Final Four is as much for locals as it is for visitors, with interactive events for all ages, that ensure an inclusive celebration with something for everyone. To make an impact on the local community that is serving as its host, the NCAA and MLOC have developed a number of fun events that represent the spirit of the student-athlete and the Final Four.

Please check back to FinalFourMinneapolis.com and follow us on Facebook for more event information as it is confirmed.

On Sunday, March 17, 2019 (“Selection Sunday”), the 68-team tournament bracket for the 2019 NCAA Division I Men’s Basketball Championship will be announced.

East Regional           Washington D.C.    Verizon Center      March 29 & 31, 2019

West Regional          Anaheim, Calif.       Honda Center       March 28 & 30, 2019

Midwest Regional   Kansas City, Mo.     Sprint Center         March 29 & 31, 2019

South Regional        Louisville, Kent.      KFC Yum! Center  March 28 & 30, 2019

2020      Mercedes-Benz Stadium, Atlanta, Ga.

2021      Lucas Oil Stadium, Indianapolis, Ind.

2022      Mercedes-Benz Superdome, New Orleans, La.