President Obama to Travel to Minnesota

Created: 02/23/2014 6:10 PM

(ABC6 News) -- On Wednesday February 26, the President will travel to St. Paul, Minnesota and deliver remarks at Union Depot to announce a new competition encouraging investments to create jobs and restore infrastructure as part of the President’s Year of Action.

The arrival and departure of Air Force One at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport are open to pre-credentialed media, but closed to the public.  The President’s remarks at Union Depot in St. Paul are open to pre-credentialed media and ticketed members of the general public. Ticket distribution information is included below.

The event is free and open to the public.  

General Public tickets will be distributed on Monday, February 24, beginning at 10:00 AM in Suite 120 of Union Depot.

One ticket per person will be distributed on a first-come, first-served basis.  Due to limited space, the White House will only be able to distribute a limited number of tickets.

Event Day Logistics

Public Entry: Main Entrance on E. 4th Street leading into the Head House of Union Depot

Public Parking: Limited parking is available on-site.  Paid parking is available in the downtown area.

Doors Open: 11:30 A.M.

Tickets are required for entry. Tickets are not for sale or re-sale. 

For security reasons, please do not bring bags and limit personal items. No signs or banners are permitted. All attendees will go through airport-like security. No backpacks will be allowed in the venue (small bags of a size no greater than 12” x 12” will be permitted but subject to search). Containers of any kind, bottles, cans, guns, knives, pocket-knives, multi-tools, mace, pepper spray, or sharp objects of any kind, other weapons and other hazardous items are prohibited.

No overnight camping will be allowed on the premises at any time leading up to this event.

New details on the President's trip to Minnesota.