Activities & Promotions for July 4: 19th annual 4thFest

Everything you need to know about Friday's match against Columbus Crew

The Colorado Rapids and Commerce City will host the 19th Annual 4thFest presented by Westerra Credit Union on Friday, July 4th at Dick's Sporting Goods Park. The fun-filled day-long event, includes a free community festival, the match between the Rapids and Columbus Crew presented by HealthONE, and the largest fireworks show in the state. TICKETS.

4thFest: The pre-game 4thFest Family Activity Zone is completely free of charge and will feature all kinds of interactive activities, entertainers and elements for kids of all ages and their families to explore! The Family Activity Zone will take place outside the south end of the stadium, while the adult activities will take place both outside and inside. DETAILS

Concourse Activities:

  • Just say no to dead phones! Metro PCS will provide a charging station on the concourse for Saturday's match.
  • Show your support by getting a Rapids branded card when you sign up for an account with Westerra Credit Union.
  • Spin the wheel at the Famous Dave's booth for a chance to win awesome prizes.
  • Visit Xcel Energy at Gate C or section 116 to learn how you can save energy and money while staying cool this summer.
  • Thank a service member at the Colorado Army National Guard booth and learn about how you can help.

98.5 KYGO: The Rapids are proud to partner with KYGO on July 4th. They will be on-hand at 4thFest, and Ryno from the KYGO morning show will serve as an in-game co-host.

Clappers: Cheer your Rapids on with a special clapper courtesy of HealthONE. The first 10,000 fans in the stadium will recieve one.

Merch of the Match: Cheer on your Rapids and show your USA pride with an adidas USA scarf for only $20. Supply is limited, so get to an Altitude Authentics location early!

Gunner of the Match presented by Colorado National Guard: Each match, the Rapids will welcome an honorary Gunner of the Match to assist in the opening cannon blast. On July 4th, we welcome the Colorado National Guard High School Coach of the Month to open the match.

Eighteen76: Before and during the game, be sure to visit Eighteen76 to donate a scarf to our 'scarf wall', in exchange for a free beer! Restrictions may apply. Prior to kickoff and after the final whistle, Budweiser and Bud Light are only $3!

Ciao Offer: When you switch to Ciao Mobile, you get two free tickets to an August home game. PLUS, refer one friend and you get an authentic Colorado Rapids jersey! Sign up at www.ciaorapids.com.

Centennial 38 Buses: The Centennial 38 Supporters Group is offering round-trip bus transportation to and from the match on Friday from these Denver-area bars: The British Bulldog, The Armoury and The Celtic Tavern. Cost is $10 from any of the three 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 Friday’s match, be sure to tune in via Altitude. Coverage starts at 7.00 p.m with Rapids Kickoff and the match is set to begin at 7.30 p.m. FIND ALTITUDE IN YOUR AREA

Next Game: The Rapids will hit the road to face the Philadelphia Union on Saturday, July 12 at 5 p.m MT. Be sure to visit the Centennial 38 website for official watch-party information. C38

World Cup Viewing Parties: Join voice of the Rapids, Richard Fleming, at Stoney's on Saturday, July 5 at 10 a.m for Argentina vs. Belgium and at The Celtic Tavern on Saturday, July 12 at 2 p.m. Both viewing parties will feature Rapids prizes and Jameson drink specials. See you there!