Disney Wilderness Lodge: $500,000 deal with the NHL

Posted October 18, 2018 10:09:32Disney has partnered with the National Hockey League to provide a $500K deal for the creation of the National Wildlife Lodge at Hope Lake in Minnesota, according to a report.

The resort, located in the Twin Cities, will provide guests with the option of lodging at the lodge, the Minneapolis Star Tribune reported on Friday.

The hotel and casino also partnered with The Walt Disney Co. to create the National Wildlife Lodge, a resort that offers a fully-equipped, state-of-the-art outdoor facility in the heart of Minnesota’s largest city.

The resort has already been operating in nearby Eagan, where the hotel is located.

The deal is the first between a sports-themed resort and a professional sports team since the Disney resort opened in the spring of 2015.

The NHL and the Disney Resort are expected to announce a new agreement in the coming weeks.