Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

Feb. 2, 2018

I-35W Bridge colors to change throughout Super Bowl game

Dynamic lights will reflect action on field

ROSEVILLE, Minn. – The Interstate 35W St.  Anthony Falls bridge in Minneapolis will glow brightly this weekend in honor of Super Bowl LII.

 At 6 p.m. Friday, Feb. 2, crews will begin testing light patterns on the bridge.

The bridge spanning the Mississippi River in Minneapolis will display the dynamic Northern Lights colors (iridescent pink, blue, white, green and violet) representing the “Bold North,” until Feb. 4. 

During the Super Bowl game, Sunday, Feb. 4, the bridge will display a multitude of light colors and patterns. 




4 p.m. - National Anthem

Teams Clashing

Both teams colors on bridge, collide and shift sides

National Anthem

Red, White, Blue

Dynamic red, white and blue

NE Possession

New England

New England colors; blue bridge, red piers

PHL Possession


Philadelphia colors; green bridge, silver piers

Ball in Red Zone

Red Zone

Red bridge

NE Touchdown


NE team colors, with action/movement

PHL Touchdown


PHL team colors, with action/movement

America the Beautiful

Red, White, Blue

Dynamic red, white and blue


Bold North

Feature Bold North Aurora Borealis program

After Game

New England or Philadelphia

Bridge will reflect Super Bowl winning team colors overnight