After a difficult road loss to the New England Revolution, the Colorado Rapids return to Dick's Sporting Goods Park on Saturday, August 2 to face Real Salt Lake. This is the second of three meetings between the two sides and the Rapids need a result to stay alive in the chase to retain the Rocky Mountain Cup. TICKETS.
- Ciao is giving away an authentic Rapids jersey at their booth outside of section 127.
- Just say no to dead phones! Metro PCS will provide a charging station on the concourse for Saturday's match. The charging station will be located outside of section 116. Spin the wheel to win prizes while waiting for your phone to charge.
- Volvo's all-new 2015 V60 sports wagon will be on display outside of section 115.
- Show your support by getting a Rapids branded card when you sign up for an account with Westerra Credit Union and you will receive $52.80 and a Colorado for Life t-shirt. Visit the Westerra Credit Union booth outside of section 109.
- Spin the wheel at the Rocky Mountain Health Plans' booth for a chance to win awesome prizes.
- Visit the Xcel Energy Eco Trailer at Gate F or their booth at section 119 to learn how you can save energy and money while staying cool this summer.
- Learn more about the Colorado Army National Guard at their booth outside of section 129. While you're there, challenge a recruiter to go head-to-head in a battle to see who can do the most pushups!
- Stop by the USO booth at section 130 to show your appreciation for our troops. Any and all donations are greatly appreciated.
- Grab a sample of Yakult on your way out of the match!
Merch of the Match: This rivalry is strong. Let everyone know where you stand with a Ruffneck Colorado Greater Than Utah scarf for only $20. Supply is limited, so get to an Altitude Authentics location early!
Gunner of the Match presented by Colorado National Guard: Each match, the Rapids will welcome an honorary Gunner of the Match to assist in the opening cannon blast. On August 2, we welcome the Colorado National Guard High School Coach of the Month to open the match.
Eighteen76: Before and during the game, be sure to visit Eighteen76 to donate a scarf to our 'scarf wall', in exchange for a free beer! Restrictions may apply. Prior to kickoff and after the final whistle, Budweiser and Bud Light are only $3! Eighteen76 is also hosting pool ball on Saturday. After the match, the Rapids' Man of the Match will greet fans in Eighteen76.
Ciao Offer: When you switch to Ciao Mobile, you get two free tickets to our August 20 home game. PLUS, refer one friend and you get an authentic Colorado Rapids jersey! Sign up at www.ciaorapids.com.
Noble Energy Soccer Equipment Passback: Noble Energy has also partnered with the Rapids for the Noble Energy Soccer Equipment Passback, which is a gear drive at Colorado Rapids matches for gently used soccer gear which will benefit the Rodarte Community Center of Greeley.
Collection, which will take place at the Rapids games on August 2, September 13, and October 5, starting 90 minutes prior to kickoff until 15 minutes into the match. Altitude Authentics and the Rapids Team Store will extend $5 off coupons to all those who donate.
Centennial 38 Buses: The Centennial 38 Supporters Group is offering round-trip bus transportation to and from the match on Saturday from these Denver-area bars: The British Bulldog, The Armoury and The Celtic Tavern. Cost is $10 from any of the three bars if registered in advance and $12 day of game. All fans are welcome. MORE INFORMATION AND RESERVATIONS.
Broadcast: If you are unable to attend Saturday’s match, be sure to tune in via Altitude. Coverage starts at 6.30 p.m with Rapids Kickoff, and the match is set to begin at 7.00 p.m. FIND ALTITUDE IN YOUR AREA.
Next Game: The Rapids will head to Texas to face FC Dallas on Saturday, August 9 at 7.00 p.m MT. Be sure to visit the Centennial 38 website for official watch-party information. C38.