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Welcome to the BBBS Ticket Center!

Interested in scoring some discounted or free tickets? Check out the current listing of available tickets below. Thanks to many generous donors, BBBS has been able to provide free tickets to events such as Vikings, Twins, and Wild games as well as Minnesota Children’s Theatre, special concert tickets and more! Make sure to check back often, and when you’ve found something you’re interested in, fill out the Ticket Request Form.

Please note: ONLY Bigs & Littles can request tickets or use discounts and ticket resale is strictly prohibited. In order to receive tickets, see the list of available tickets below and complete the Ticket Request Form. Please check your Little’s availability prior to submitting a request. Requests received from anyone other than a Big, or for events not listed below, will not receive a response.

All tickets must be requested using the Ticket Request Form. If your request is approved, you will receive an email with additional instructions on how to claim your tickets. Please keep in mind that tickets are distributed on a first come, first served basis, and some requests may not be approved. All unfilled requests will receive an email notification. Ticket requests are monitored Monday-Friday, and typically receive a response within one business day.  Additional questions can be sent to tickets@bigstwincities.org.

Have tickets you would like to donate? Give us a call at 651-789-2400. Questions? Please email us at tickets@bigstwincities.org


Available Tickets:

There are no tickets currently available. Please check back again soon. Be sure to also join our private Facebook group for Bigs for any last-minute tickets posted!


Ongoing Deals

No tickets available? No problem! Matches get all kinds of deals around the Twin Cities. Check out the list of opportunities below.

Discounts are for active Big Brothers Big Sisters matches. To receive a specified discount, please present this page to vendor via print out, phone, or on our Big App. 

Comedy Sportz
Location:3001 Hennepin Ave. Minneapolis, MN
Phone: 612 870 1230
Discount: Thursday nights – Buy one Big Admission and get one free Little admission. To receive specified discount please present this page to vendor via print out, phone, or our Big App.
See website for hours and details.

Ecko Backen
Location: 22570 Manning Trail, Scandia MN 55073
Phone: 651.433.2422
Discount: Buy one Big admission, get one free Little admission. To receive specified discount please present this page to vendor via print out, phone, or our Big App.
More Info: www.eckobacken.com
Hours for the winter season:
Friday 5-9 pm
Saturday 11-9 pm
Sunday 11-7 pm

Ethnic Dance Theatre
Location: Varies with different shows
Phone: 763.545.1333
Discount: Free admission with paid Big to dance parties and concert performances. To receive specified discount please present this page to vendor via print out, phone, or our Big App.
More Info: www.ethnicdancetheatre.com
Hours: Check website or call for upcoming shows and reservations

James J. Hill House
Location: 240 Summit Avenue, Saint Paul, MN 55102
Phone: 651.297.2555
Discount: One free Big admission with paid Little admission. To receive specified discount please present this page to vendor via print out, phone, or our Big App.
More Info: www.mnhs.org/hillhouse
Hours: Call for Reservations
Wednesday – Saturday: 10 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Sunday: 1p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Minneapolis Bouldering Project
Free admission for your first visit
Return customers – Little admission free with a Bigs purchase and/or membership. To receive specified discount please present this page to vendor via print out, phone, or our Big App.
Day Passes: Adults $16+tax / Students $12+tax
Punch Cards: Adults $130+tax / Students $100+tax
Memberships: Adults $68+tax / Students $56+tax

Waivers must be done by a legal guardian, and can be done online ahead of time here. Bouldering is accessible to all ages and skill levels!

Yoga and Fitness classes are restricted to 14 and older

Minnesota Center for Book Arts
Location: 1011 Washington Avenue S, Suite 100, Minneapolis, MN 55415
Phone: 612.215.2549
Discount: 2 projects online for $12 dollars, 10% discount for other purchases. To receive specified discount please present this page to vendor via print out, phone, or our Big App.
More Info: www.mnbookarts.org
Hours: Class times vary–check website for schedule

Minnesota Transportation Museum–Jackson Street Roundhouse Location
Location:193 Pennsylvania Avenue East, St. Paul, MN 55101
Phone: 651.228.0263
Discount: $1 off general admission. To receive specified discount please present this page to vendor via print out, phone, or our Big App.
More Info: www.trainride.org
Hours: Wednesday: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Thursday & Friday (June 4th – August 28th)
10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Saturday: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Sunday: 12 p.m. – 4 p.m.

Minnesota Transportation Museum–Osceola Railway Location
Location: 114 Depot Road, Osceola, WI 54020
Phone: 715.755.3570
Discount: $2 off adult admission and $1 off child train fare. To receive specified discount please present this page to vendor via print out, phone, or our Big App.
More Info: www.trainride.org
Hours: Open April through October; call or visit website for departure schedule

PINZ
Location:7520 32nd St. N, Oakdale, MN 55128
Phone: 651.770.8000
Discount: Buy-one-get-one game of laser tag and 2 free shoes for bowling! To receive specified discount please present this page to vendor via print out, phone, or our Big App.
More Info: www.pinz.com
Hours: Visit Web site or call for hours

Science Museum of Minnesota
Location: 120 West Kellogg Blvd, St. Paul, MN 55102
Phone: 651.221.9444
Discount: BBBS matches can get discounted tickets (exhibits for $3/person, the Omnitheater for $3/person, or $6/person for both exhibits and the Omnitheater). Buy online at my.smm.org/events, select the date of your choice and the ‘Great Tix’ rate or call 651-221-9444 to reserve tickets (ask for the Great Tix rate and say you’re a BBBS match)

Simply Jane Open Art Studio
Location:5411 Nicollet Ave S., Minneapolis, MN 55419
Phone: 612.354.3961
Discount: No studio fee ($10) value when you come in to paint – everything from stretched canvas to accessories starting at just $4. To receive specified discount please present this page to vendor via print out, phone, or our Big App.
More info: www.simplyjanestudio.com
Hours: Hours vary; call or check website

Snapology of Minneapolis
Location: 2649 Lyndale Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55408
Phone: 612.440.7627
Discount: 25% discount for matches ($6 per child and no charge for Bigs) To receive specified discount please present this page to vendor via print out, phone, or our Big App.

Stages Theatre Company
Location: 1111 Mainstreet, Hopkins, MN 55343
Phone: 952.979.1111
Discount: Buy one Big ticket, get one Little ticket free. To receive specified discount please present this page to vendor via print out, phone, or our Big App.
More Info: www.stagestheatre.org
Hours: Check Web site or call for show dates and times

Stepping Stone Theater
Location: 55 Victoria St N, Saint Paul, MN 55104
Phone: 651.225.9265
Discount: Buy one Big ticket, get one Little ticket free. To receive specified discount please present this page to vendor via print out, phone, or our Big App.
More Info: www.steppingstonetheatre.org
Hours: Check Web site or call for upcoming shows and times

Wheel Fun Rentals
Location:Multiple locations.
Phone: 805.650.7770
Discount: One free hour of 1 multi-user product or 2 single-user products. Not valid holidays or holiday weekends. Not valid with any other offer. Can only be used once per day. To receive specified discount please present this page to vendor via print out, phone, or our Big App.
More Info: www.wheelfunrentals.com
Hours: Call locations for hours

Youth Performance Company
Location:3338 University Ave SE, Minneapolis, MN 55414
Phone: 612.623.9180
Discount: One free adult ticket with paid child’s ticket, use coupon code: Big at checkout
More Info: www.youthperformanceco.org
Hours: Check Web site or call for upcoming shows and times

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