Colorado Rapids

Gameday Guide | Your complete guide to the Rapids' U.S. Open Cup matchup with Real Salt Lake


It's a Rocky Mountain rivalry--U.S. Open Cup edition. 

Join us at DICK'S Sporting Goods Park on Wednesday night as the Rapids and Real Salt Lake go head-to-head for the second time in one week for the U.S. Open Cup Round of 16. 

Check out our gameday timeline below:

Colorado Rapids vs Real Salt Lake - Wednesday, May 24, 2023

Pregame Activities

6:45 P.M. All Gates Open

  • With a new season also comes new players, chants and goodies for fans! 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.

6:45 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.

7:55 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 pitch.

8:00 PM: KICKOFF vs Real Salt Lake


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.

A-Z GUIDE: Find all stadium and gameday-related information at our A-Z Guide here.

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.

Can't Make It To The Game?

  • Wednesday's matchup will be streamed on the CBS Sports Golazo Network, available to stream free on connected TV and mobile devices through the CBS Sports App and Pluto TV, and on and Paramount+.
  • Listen in on Altitude Sports Radio 92.5 FM
  • Catch all the action on our social media channels at @ColoradoRapids
  • Find exclusive pregame content, highlights and postgame interviews on our YouTube channel