Nestled along the banks of the Mississippi River, the University of Minnesota has an outstanding location for nightlife, entertainment and fun. Established in 1851, the U has a proud history of achievement and distinction. SIOC visited to campus and reveals some of its hotspots:
One tip: the Minnesota faithful take their hockey seriously, so not a lot of chants occur while the puck is in play. But the Minnesota Rouser followed by
For the willing to venture off-campus, the nightlife alongside Hennepin Avenue in downtown Minneapolis is a good place to start. On Wednesdays, the Shouthouse -- located at Block E -- holds '80s night and offers free admission to anyone dressed in '80s attire.
On the weekends, check out Brothers Bar & Grill or Bootleggers. Both are in the Hennepin Avenue area and are within walking distance to the Target Center. For those who enjoy more a fraternity setting, The Lodge is the spot for you.