The Colorado Rapids and Commerce City are proud to host the 23rd Annual 4thFest celebration on July 4th at DICK’S Sporting Goods Park. Celebrate Independence Day as the Colorado Rapids take on Western Conference foe Seattle Sounders FC at 7:00 PM. In addition, there will be a free community festival, a live music performance, and COLORADO’S LARGEST PUBLIC FIREWORK SHOW!


Tailgate Live
Lucas Hoge
Postgame Fireworks

The Colorado Rapids and Commerce City are proud to host the 23rd Annual 4thFest celebration on July 4th at DICK'S Sporting Goods Park. The fun-filled event includes a free community festival, live music from country artist Lucas Hoge, fresh mixes from the Rapids' Official DJ - DJ Jen Jones, and the LARGEST public firework show in the state of Colorado.

This game is expected to sell out quickly, so get your tickets today! Each ticket gets you into the 4thFest Community Festival, Rapids Tailgate Live, Colorado Rapids vs Seattle Sounders FC and the postgame firework show on the pitch at DICK'S Sporting Goods Park. 



4:00 | DSGP parking lots open
4:00 | C38 Supporters Group Tailgate begins
5:00 | Free 4thFest Community Festival begins
5:30 | Full stadium gates open - first 1,000 fans will receive a Budweiser picnic blanket in support of Folds of Honor.
6:00 | Rapids Tailgate Live begins
7:00 | Colorado Rapids vs Seattle Sounders FC
9:00 | DJ Jen Jones' Special Performance
9:30 | Fireworks Show begins
10:00 | Post-fireworks concert featuring Lucas Hoge begins



Make sure to stop by Section 129 to get your limited edition 'Club & Country' inspired poster designed by Rapids Season Ticket Member, Duane Brown for just $10. All proceeds will benefit KSE Charities.



Make sure to get into the stadium early as Budweiser is giving away picnic blankets to the first 1,000 fans through the gates in honor of Folds of Honor.

Since 2007, Folds of Honor has carried forth a singular, noble mission - to provide educational scholarships to spouses and children of America’s fallen and disabled service-members.

The 4thFest Community Festival, presented in conjunction with Commerce City, kicks off at 5:00 PM and is completely FREE to the public. It will feature all kinds of interactive activities, entertainers and family-fun elements for all to explore! Activities will include music, inflatables, human foosball, a ropes course, quad bungee trampoline, face painting, laser tag arena, mechanical bull, obstacle course, bounce houses, Eighteen76 bar, live karaoke and the Centennial 38 tailgate.

Rapids Tailgate Live presented by Budweiser is a digital pregame show hosted by Rapids' Radio Analyst Jordan Angeli and Radio Play-by-Play Announcer Connor Cape ahead of every home game!

Angeli and Cape will sit down with emerging country music star, Lucas Hoge and Rapids midfielder Jack Price at the 23rd Annual 4thFest. Meanwhile, Budweiser will be on site facilitating a Cornhole Tournament. The Grand Prize? A Budweiser branded Cornhole set. In addition, two tickets to the Colorado Rapids vs Boca Juniors game on July 24 and a Budweiser branded fire pit will be given away during the show. You must be 21 years old or older to win.

Drink Special:$2 12oz Budweisers inside Eighteen76 between 5:00-6:00 PM.


The Colorado Rapids and 92.5 The Wolf are thrilled to announce that the post-fireworks concert will be performed live by emerging country music star, Lucas Hoge! Lucas just released a new single in March “Power of Garth” and his album “Dirty South” has ascended to No. 1 on the Billboard Country Album sales Chart during its debut week. He was also named on Rolling Stone’s TOP 10 Artists You Need to Know in 2017.

Take advantage of drink specials at Eighteen76 and get an up close view at Lucas Hoge on the set of Rapids Tailgate Live beginning at 6:00 PM. You won't want to miss his live performance right outside of Eighteen76 immediately following the postgame firework display!

92.5 The Wolf will also have Smithfield as the second band performing at from 7-8:30 PM outside Eighteen76.

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Cap the night off with the largest public fireworks show in the state! Following the game, fans in attendance will be invited to sit directly on the field for the best view of the fireworks.

DJ Jen Jones will get the party started by spinning during a special performance!

*Due to the postgame fireworks there will be no Eighteen76 player appearance after the game*

For Rapids home games, parking is already included in the price of each ticket, so no additional parking fees are required when arriving at the stadium.

In addition, if you drive an Audi to the July 4th match there will be free VIP Parking. Space is limited!

Due to the high capacity of this game, fans are encouraged to take advantage of public transportation options. Skip parking at the stadium and take RTD’s bus and rail system with the Route 62 bus stop at the stadium’s front door.

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