Verizon Wireless launches contest to send two with the Rapids to Portland in June

The Colorado Rapids match against Toronto FC match on May 4th is brought to you by Verizon Wireless. This week Verizon Wireless announced a flyaway contest that will provide one lucky fan a chance to travel with the Rapids to Portland. The prize includes airfare from Denver for two, a hotel room for two nights, ground transportation and parking, two tickets to the Rapids at Timbers match on June 23rd and $400 in spending money. To enter to win the Verizon Flyaway, you can CLICK HERE or text RAPIDS to 80781.

Westerra Credit Union 5280 Package

The Rapids and Westerra Credit Union have joined forces to bring fans the 5280 Package for select home games, including the 5/4 match against Toronto. The 5280 Package includes four tickets and $20 Rapids Cash, redeemable at all food and beverage stands, including Eighteen76 (formerly known as the Cantina) and the Rapids Team Store. PURCHASE YOUR 5280 PACKAGE.

Centennial 38 Tailgate

The Centennial 38 Supporters Group is offering roundtrip bus transportation to and from the match on Saturday from four Denver-area bars: Three Lions, British Bulldog, The Armoury, and Celtic Taven. Cost is $10 from any of the four bars if registered in advance and $12 day of game. All fans are welcome. MORE INFORMATION AND RESERVATIONS.

Non-Profit of the Match

At each home match, the Colorado Rapids recognize one local non-profit. This week the Rapids have teamed up with Salud Family Health Centers. Salud Family Health Centers provides access to comprehensive primary care services, medical, dental and behavioral to any person, regardless of ability to pay. Salud operates a sliding fee scale, making quality, integrated health care services available to all individuals and families in the nine communities served by Salud. Fans who wish to support Salud Family Health Centers can purchase discounted tickets which include a donation to Salud THROUGH THIS LINK.

Rapids and Coca-Cola Support Rocky Mountain USO

The Colorado Rapids and Coca-Cola are joining together in support of the Rocky Mountain chapter of the USO. Starting May 4th, Fans can visit the USO booth at the top of section 127 to donate to the Rocky Mountain USO. Each $5 donation includes a magnet and a free 20-ounce Coca-Cola product to be redeemed at that game. The magnets will be displayed on the Dick’s Sporting Goods Park concourse. The Rocky Mountain USO will be accepting donations at each home game from May 4 through Military Appreciation Night on July 7. MORE

Merch of the Match

The Altitude Authentics Merch of the Match is a Colorado Rapids “One Club” scarf available for only $20. The scarf will be available at Altitude Authentics locations throughout Dick’s Sporting Goods Park on Saturday. The team store will open at 10am MT. Get your scarf while supplies last!

Autograph Alley

Following each home match, five Rapids players, designated by the Colorado Rapids Sidekicks, will sign autographs for fans at various locations around the edge of the field at Dick’s Sporting Goods Park. Be sure to stay behind for a chance to greet your favorite Colorado Rapids.


Visit Eighteen 76 (formerly known as the Cantina) after each home match to meet and mingle with the Man of the Match. While waiting for the Rapids Man of the Match to arrive, catch students from Denver’s Global DJ Academy spinning all the newest hits and old school classics.


If you are unable to attend Saturday’s match, be sure to tune in to AltitudeTV. Coverage begins at 6pm with Rapids Report. Pre-game coverage begins at 6:30pm with Rapids Kickoff and the match starts at 7pm. FIND ALTITUDE IN YOUR AREA.

Next Match

The Rapids take to the road again next week, traveling to Ohio to take on the Columbus Crew on Saturday May 11 at 5:30pm in a match televised on AltitudeTV. Official watch party details will be posted on the CENTENNIAL 38 FACEBOOK PAGE.