Battle of the Badges between Denver Police and Denver Fire to take place Saturday

Your full guide to the activities and promotions surrounding the Rapids home game on August 17

The Colorado Rapids will put their undefeated streak on the line when the Vancouver Whitecaps come to town on Saturday, August 17. The match is set to kick off at 7:30pm. This match is an important one as the Rapids and Whitecaps are currently in a tie for second place in the Western Conference. Here’s to three points!

Battle of the Badges

Immediately following the Rapids - Whitecaps match, Denver Fire will take on Denver Police in the 2nd annual Battle of the Badges. Get tickets to both matches for just $25! A portion of each ticket purchased will benefit Friends of the Fire Department and the Denver Police Orphans Fund. Last year, the Denver Fire Department defeated the Denver Police Department 4-1. This year's match should be just as exciting!

Lads Night Out, presented by Jameson

Starting on Saturday, August 17 and running through the end of the regular season, Rapids fans can take advantage of the new Lads Night Out presented by Jameson at Dick’s Sporting Goods Park. The $29 package includes a ticket to the match, a voucher for a Jameson drink and a t-shirt. TICKETS

#RapidsRoadTrip Presented by Dick’s Sporting Goods

The Rapids and Dick's Sporting Goods have teamed up to send a couple of lucky fans on a dream Rapids vacation. There are three legs to the contest - each with a theme. All it takes to enter to win is snap a quick photo and Instagram or tweet it using the #RapidsRoadTrip hashtag, or post it on the Colorado Rapids Facebook "Rapids Road Trip" app. MORE INFORMATION.

Merch of the Match

Stop by any Altitude Authentics location to pick up your August 17th Merch of the Match, a $5 Rapids pint glass. Supplies are limited so get there early!

Coke Family Pack

Get four tickets, four meals and four Coca-Cola products for just $52.80.

Autograph Alley

Following each home match, several Rapids players, designated by the Colorado Rapids Sidekicks, will sign autographs for fans at various locations around the edge of the field at Dick’s Sporting Goods Park. On Saturday, make your way down to the field after the final whistle to get autographs from some of your favorite Rapids players.

Non-Profit of the Match

Bring your gently used clothing to the Colorado Rapids vs. Vancouver Whitecaps game on Saturday, August 17 at 7:30 PM.  Collection bins will be scattered outside the stadium.  When you make a donation you will receive a voucher for a $24 discounted ticket (reg. $35) and a coupon for use at any Goodwill retail or Outlet World store.

While you’re at the game, stop by the Goodwill booth to learn all about how to become a volunteer, the Goodwill Career Connection Centers and their many other community services. 

Arby’s

Arby’s is extending a very special offer to Rapids fans. Starting July 7th and running through the end of the season, whenever the Rapids win a home game, take your ticket stub to your neighborhood Arby’s location (in CO &WY) the day after the game for FREE curly fries!

Eighteen76

Visit Eighteen76 (formerly known as the Cantina) after each home match to meet and mingle with the Man of the Match. While waiting for the Rapids Man of the Match to arrive, catch students from Denver’s Global DJ Academy spinning all the newest hits and old school classics and hangout with the Rapids mascots.

During the game, you can donate a scarf to our new scarf wall in exchange for a free beer! Restrictions may apply.

Centennial 38 Buses

The Centennial 38 Supporters Group is offering roundtrip bus transportation to and from the match on Saturday from four Denver-area bars: Three Lions, British Bulldog, The Armoury, and Celtic Tavern. Cost is $10 from any of the four bars if registered in advance and $12 day of game. All fans are welcome. MORE INFORMATION AND RESERVATIONS.

Broadcast

If you are unable to attend Saturday’s match, be sure to tune in via Altitude. FIND ALTITUDE IN YOUR AREA.

Next Game

The Rapids will take to the road to take on Sporting KC on August 31st. Make the trip with C38 or watch the broadcast live on Altitude.