If you love the old school Minnesota Vikings, then you might want to venture over to the Eden Prairie Chamber of Commerce’s Annual Home, Landscape And Garden Expo in March. Aside from having tons of great home improvement merchandise on display, there will also be one former member of the Minnesota Vikings on hand to meet with show goers.
Oct 2, 2014; Green Bay, WI, USA; A Minnesota Vikings helmet sits on the sidelines during warmups prior to the game against the Green Bay Packers at Lambeau Field. Green Bay won 42-10. Mandatory Credit: Jeff Hanisch-USA TODAY Sports
Former linebacker Matt Blair was a member of the Minnesota Vikings for 12 season after being the team’s second round draft pick in 1974. During his time with the team, he participated in two Super Bowls and earned six All-Pro honors. He was made a part of the Vikings Ring of Honor in 2012 to celebrate his accomplishments with with team and thank him for his hard work.
Matt Blair is scheduled to be on hand at the Expo on Saturday, March 21st from 12:30 to 1:30. This is a great opportunity to meet a Vikings legend and maybe even get an autograph or photo with him.
Here is a little more information on the Expo from SWNewsMedia.com:
"This is the 13th year for the expo which features over 100 exhibitors, free admission, parking and seminars for everyone who attends. Additional items are a kids’ activities area and the chance to talk with contractors and experts on your spring and summer plans for your home, garden and yard landscaping. The show is held at Grace Church in Eden Prairie from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m."
For more information about the Eden Prairie Chamber of Commerce’s Annual Home, Landscape And Garden Expo, be sure to check out the website for the Eden Prairie Chamber of Commerce. Matt Blair’s appearance is scheduled to change, so keep an eye on his status of availability.
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