Lowry Avenue Bridge to be illuminated in purple Saturday night

The Vikings are kicking off their season Sunday at noon, but Hennepin County just can’t wait.

To celebrate the season opener at U.S. Bank Stadium, the county is lighting up the Lowry Avenue Bridge in Vikings purple Saturday night.

Before the Vikings take the field Sunday, be sure to tune into Vikings Gameday Live at 10 a.m. on Fox 9. The game will also air on Fox 9 starting at noon.