This Friday, April 22 head out to Dick's Sporting Goods Park to watch the Colorado Rapids take on Seattle Sounders FC. Colorado sits a few spots above Seattle in the Western Conference standings. April 22 is Earth Day, and the Colorado Rapids are going green. Check out the activities and promotions going on this Friday at Dick's Sporting Goods Park in Commerce City and we'll see you there!
HEINEKEN LAD’S NIGHT OUT – This Friday bring a friend, a family member or a coworker out to the game. $44 gets you 2 tickets, 2 Heinekens, 2 hot dogs and 2 t-shirts! CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT LAD'S NIGHT OUT.
GREEN GAME – Go green on Friday with the Colorado Rapids, MLS W.O.R.K.S. and Commerce City! On April 22, Dick’s Sporting Goods Park will host pre-game and in-game activities for fans of all ages. For more information on the CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORAMTION ABOUT THE RAPIDS GREEN GAME. Activities include:
- On-site electronic and aluminum recycling by Commerce City Citizens for Recycling – Stadium parking lot
- A tour of the HealthONE AirLife helicopter, which was recently awarded the International Air Medical Program of the Year – Outside Gate F
- Give-aways from MLS W.O.R.K.S. Greener Goals program – On the Stadium Concourse
- Vendors from in and around Commerce City with educational and interactive stations – On the Stadium Concourse
- The halftime recycling challenge
MAKE-A-WISH FOUNDATION – The non-profit of the match for April 22 is the MAKE-A-WISH FOUNDATION. The Foundation aims to grant the wishes of children with life-threatening illnesses. As the featured non-profit of the match, the Make-A-Wish Foundation will be bringing nearly 200 children to the Colorado Rapids game. If you’d like to donate tickets to the foundation, please contact Kelsey Pinney at firstname.lastname@example.org.
COLLEGE NIGHT – The first college night of the season is upon us. If you are a current student at any college or university, bring your student ID to the box office on the day of the game for 25% off a single-game ticket. Bring your friends and make a party of it at the Supporters Tailgates in the VIP West parking lot. CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE ONLINE.
EATS & TREATS PROGRAM -The Eats & Treats partner for the April 22 game against the Seattle Sounders is Ling & Louie’s. If the Rapids win, present your ticket stub at Ling & Louie’s up to two weeks after the match and receive a free Mongolian Flatbread appetizer. For more information on the CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT EATS & TREATS.
SILENT AUCTION, POSTER AND BANNER SALES – Visit the top of section 129 for a Colorado Rapids silent auction full of team-signed memorabilia. Autographed 2010 MLS Cup Championship posters and banners will also be available for purchase. All proceeds to benefit Kroenke Sports Charities.
SUPPORTERS TAILGATES - In 2011 the Supporters Tailgates will be held in the VIP West lots starting about 3 hours prior to kickoff. Everyone is welcomed to participate in the festivities which include food, beverages and small pick-up games. Join Class VI, the Bulldog Supporters Group and the Pid Army in their support of the Colorado Rapids. For more information visit: http://www.bulldogsupporters.com/, http://www.nofanalone.com/ and http://www.pidarmy.com/
THE STADIUM CANTINA - The Cantina at Dick's Sporting Goods Park opens two hours before to kick-off. Enjoy food, beverage and a view of the stadium prior to gates opening.