Promotions and Events at This Saturday's Rapids Home Game

ColoradoRapids.com - The Colorado Rapids have announced several different promotions giveaways and special events at the Rapids match this Saturday vs. the Columbus Crew at 7:00pm.

Check out all the Rapids' promotions for Saturday's match below:

Starting at 1:00pm the Rapids will be hosting the inaugural Junior Rapids Cheer & Dance Camp of 2005 giving kids the chance to learn routines from the Rapids Cheerleaders and then perform with the Cheerleaders at halftime down on the field! For more details and to register your child click here.

Fans will be arriving early to watch a special pregame High School Match on the pitch at INVESCO Field as Arapahoe High School's girl's team takes on Heritage High School's girl's team with kickoff at 3:45pm!

Starting at 5:00pm the Rapids will then host the first Rapids Happy Hour promotion of 2005 presented by the Village at Legacy Ridge! This year the Rapids Happy Hour pregame event will feature a great new location as fans will be able to enter the stadium 1 hour before gates open to access the Rapids Happy Hour Zone on the South Deck of INVESCO Field (overlooking the Sports Legends Mall)!

The Rapids Happy Hour will feature fantastic drink and food specials with super deals on beers cocktails margaritas brats dogs BBQ and much more! Get there early to party with great specials awesome music the Rapids Cheerleaders and Denver's hottest happy hour scene all in the coolest happy hour location in Denver! Plus the Rapids Happy Hour Zone is free to enter for fans 21 and over with a game ticket!

For Saturday's match the Rapids are also offering the Rapids Family Night Package presented by the Rocky Mountain News! With the Family Night Package fans can get 4 tickets 4 sodas and 4 hot dogs for the unbelievable price of only $59! This is one of the most unbeatable deals in Colorado and is selling fast! To order your Rapids Family Night package today call the Rapids at (303) 825-GOAL.

When gates open for the match at 6:00pm Saturday fans can also get Free Promotional Giveaways! The Rapids will be passing out MLS Season X Thundersticks as well as collectible postcards and posters from the new soccer movie "The Game of Their Lives" to the first several thousand fans through the gates!

Also at Saturday's game the Rapids will honor one lucky fan who will be selected to come down to the field and receive an award as Major League Soccer celebrates the MLS 25 Millionth Fan in the history of the league!

On the field the Rapids will take on their opponents from the Eastern Conference as the Rapids vs. Crew Match kicks off at 7:00pm. Rapids striker Jeff Cunningham will be looking to light up his former team in the clubs' first meeting of 2005. Check out the Rapids Matchup Page for this game with stats injury reports broadcast information and all the other details you need for this match by clicking here.

Saturday April 23 is shaping up to be a fantastic event both on and off the field this weekend! Buy your tickets for the game today by clicking here or for more information on any of these events or promotions call the Rapids at (303) 825-GOAL.