Colorado Rapids

Gameday Guide | Your complete guide to the Rapids' matchup with Minnesota United FC

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Colorado Rapids vs Minnesota United FC - Saturday, March 18, 2023

Join us on Saturday as the Rapids take on the Loons at altitude! Check out what we've got on deck for fans of the Burgundy & Blue this weekend:

Pregame Activities

5:30 P.M. Dale's Bar Open

  • Now open on the south end of the concourse, Dale's Bar has got you covered on food and drink all night!
  • Grab a hot dog at Biker Jim's Gourmet Dogs, now open in Dale's Bar and Sections 102 & 103.
  • Stick around postgame to catch the Man of the Match ceremony, exclusively held at Dale's!
  • St. Patrick's Day might be over but we're still celebrating--grab a green beer while the keg's still full! 

6:30 P.M. All Gates Open

  • Get through the gates and secure your seats early!
  • With a new season also comes new players, chants and goodies for fans! Get loud and proud with updated chant cards handed out at ingress and make yourself familiar with new members of our Rapids' squad with a roster card presented by UCHealth! Spoiler: All roster cards come double-faced and can function as your very own yellow card 😉
  • While you wait for the game to start, visit any of our cashless concessions stands, official team stores, or Dale's Bar.

7:00 PM: Pregame Procession Begins

  • BE IN YOUR SEATS for the pregame countdown to kickoff to welcome the Burgundy Boys to the pitch! Don't miss our new hype videos, pyro and Altitude Warning as the Rapids step onto the field.
  • Keep your eyes on the north end of the stadium after the national anthem for Centennial 38's tifo drop!

7:39 PM: KICKOFF vs Minnesota United FC

Postgame Activities

Approx. 9:45 PM: Man of the Match Ceremony

  • Celebrate the Man of the Match in Dale's Bar as we present him with the first oar of the season, made by C38! No matter the result on the pitch, you'll always win with our postgame special at Dale's--a $5 12oz beer.


Don't miss out on a home match. Purchase your single game tickets here today.

In-Stadium Info

TICKETS: Single-game tickets are still available on the official Rapids site here.

PARKING: Parking at DSGP is free! Enjoy the game without having to pay any additional parking fees when you arrive.

HEALTH AND SAFETY: Effective February 23, 2022, all fully vaccinated individuals can attend events at DICK’s Sporting Goods Park without a face mask and it is encouraged that all unvaccinated individuals wear masks while at DICK’S Sporting Goods Park.

Visit our official stadium Health & Safety guide here to stay informed on what to expect on gameday.

WEATHER: Keep up to speed on all weather announcements here until we kick off!

For all of your in-stadium gameday needs, such as parking, health & safety measures, and concessions, check out our official Gameday page.