Rapids Host Defending Champs Houston This Saturday

COMMERCE CITY CO ( - Your Colorado Rapids play host to Dwayne DeRosario and the rest of the reigning MLS Champion Houston Dynamo this Saturday June 21st. Kickoff is set for 7:30pm MT at Dick's Sporting Goods Park.
(To watch Rapids players and coaches previewing this match in the latest Rapids All Access video click here).
Saturday's match promotions include the Rapids Kids Night promotion which grants free tickets to kids 16 & under as well as the Rapids Guitar Hero Tournament presented by Comcast. For details on all the day's promotions see the bottom of this page.
The Rapids are 2-5-1 all time vs. the Texas club and have posted a 2-2-0 record when playing their Western Conference foes in Colorado.

Colorado (5-7-0 15 points) are playing their first home game since the first day of June after suffering a 3-1 defeat last Saturday to Toronto. Houston have one less win than the Rapids but sit 2 points ahead of Colorado in the standings (4-4-5 17 points). The Dynamo are coming off a 2-0 loss to New England in their most recent match played last Thursday.
This will be the second encounter between the Rapids and Dynamo this season. Houston took the first match 2-1 on May 10 at Robertson Stadium.
For the full match preview of this game visit the Colorado Rapids' Official Match-Up Page featuring interactive projected lineups insider game notes head-to-head stats and the latest injury and suspension reports by clicking here!
Don't have tickets to the game yet? Tickets are still on sale for the match; purchase yours online by clicking here!
Rapids Kids Night: This game features the Rapids' Kids Night promotion! All kids 16 & under can get a FREE ticket to the game with every purchase of an adult ticket! Get your Rapids Kids Night tickets today online by clicking here!

Guitar Hero Tournament: Think you are a rock legend? Now you can get the chance to prove it in front of a full stadium! Enter the Rapids Guitar Hero video game tournament presented by Comcast! 50 contestants will get the chance to compete in a pregame tournament in the Cantina for the chance to play on the field at halftime of the Rapids game on the huge stadium videoboard and win fabulous prizes! Not registered yet? Better hurry the deadline is this Friday! To register and for more information click here.
McDonald's Kids Pack: The Rapids have partnered with McDonald's to offer this unbeatable deal for this game! It's the McDonald's Rapids Kids Pack: get 2 tickets to the game and 2 McDonald's meal vouchers starting at only $29! The McDonalds’s food vouchers are redeemable for either a Chicken McNugget Happy Meal or a regular size Adult Combo Meal at Denver McDonald’s locations. Parents you can get one meal for your child and one for yourself! For more info. and to order your McDonald's Rapids Kids Pack click here!
Tape a Video Message for Dad: In honor of this past weekend's Father's Day at the Rapids' next home game this coming Saturday June 21 the Colorado Rapids will invite fans to participate in the "My Dad Taught Me" viral video campaign and videotape some of their best experiences with their fathers! Ten messages will be selected to then be aired on the web! Details