The Colorado Rapids will take on Real Salt Lake in the final match of the 2013 Subaru Rocky Mountain Cup presented by Mike Shaw Subaru on Saturday, August 3. The match is set to kick off at 6:30pm. The stadium complex will be extremely busy due to a weekend-long soccer tournament so be sure to arrive at the park early so that you don’t miss any of the on-field action! This match is important because the Rapids can secure the Rocky Mountain Cup with a win or draw. Here's to three points!
#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 hastag, 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 3rd Merch of the Match, of three $13 Rapids hats by adidas. Supplies are limited so get there early!
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 Edson Buddle, Kory Kindle, Dillon Powers, Steward Ceus and Tony Cascio.
Non-Profit of the Match
The Colorado Rapids have teamed up with America SCORES Denver as the Non-Profit of the match on August 3rd vs. Real Salt Lake. America SCORES Denver, an affiliate of the national organization, is a recreationally-linked education program dedicated to translating the values of leadership, teamwork and communication to nearly 300 at-risk young girls and boys in west Denver. Through the sport of soccer, poetry and service-learning activities, America SCORES Denver inspires urban youth to lead healthy lives, be engaged students, and have the confidence and character to make a difference in the world.
On your way out of Dick’s Sporting Goods Park after the match, be sure to grab a Rapids bumper sticker! We will be handing out 5000 at the exit gates.
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!
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 Saturda from four Denver-area bars: Three Lions, British Bulldog, The Armoury, and Celtic Taven. 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.
If you are unable to attend Saturday’s match, be sure to tune in via AltitudeTV. Coverage begins at 6pm MT with Rapids Kickoff and the match begins at 6:30pm. FIND ALTITUDE IN YOUR AREA.
The Rapids will take to the road to face Chivas USA on August 11 at 9pm MT. Check the Centennial 38 Facebook page for official watch parties.