Concert Seating Chart
Concert Seating Chart
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Soccer Seating Chart
Soccer Seating Chart
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DIRECTIONS

STADIUM ADDRESS: 1 Black and Gold Blvd., Columbus, OH 43211

Directions From the North:

Make your way to I-71 South (for those coming from outside Columbus, I-71 South runs between Cleveland and Columbus) Take I-71 South towards downtown Columbus, past the north outerbelt Exit I-71 South at the 17th Ave exit (just after the Hudson St. exit, and before the 11th Ave exit) Turn right at the end of the ramp onto 17th Ave If you're coming for a stadium event, follow directions from traffic personnel. If not, read on Stay in the right two lanes on 17th Ave - they will turn right towards the Ohio Historical Society building, a large squat brown brick and concrete building The access road will gently curve left to go behind the OHS building - follow that curve and the stadium should be readily visible before you.

From the East:

Make your way to I-70 West (for those coming from outside Columbus, I-70 West runs between Pittsburgh and Columbus) Take I-70 West towards downtown Columbus, past the outerbelt. Stay in the right lanes and look for signs for I-71 North Take the I-71 North exit at downtown Columbus, and stay on I-71 North until you get to the 17th Ave exit (just after the 11th Ave exit, and before the Hudson St exit) Turn left at the end of the ramp onto 17th Ave If you're coming for a stadium event, follow directions from traffic personnel. If not, read on Stay in the right two lanes on 17th Ave - they will turn right towards the Ohio Historical Society building, a large squat brown brick and concrete building The access road will gently curve left to go behind the OHS building - follow that curve and the stadium should be readily visible before you.

From the South:

Make your way to I-71 North (for those coming from outside Columbus, I-71 North runs between Cincinnati and Columbus) Take I-71 North through downtown Columbus. You will merge and then split from I-70 East, follow all posted signs to stay on I-71 North Stay on I-71 North until you get to the 17th Ave exit (just after the 11th Ave exit, and before the Hudson St exit) Turn left at the end of the ramp onto 17th Ave If you're coming for a stadium event, follow directions from traffic personnel. If not, read on Stay in the right two lanes on 17th Ave - they will turn right towards the Ohio Historical Society building, a large squat brown brick and concrete building The access road will gently curve left to go behind the OHS building - follow that curve and the stadium should be readily visible before you.

From the West:

Make your way to I-70 East (for those coming from outside Columbus, I-70 East runs between Indianapolis and Columbus) Take I-70 East towards downtown Columbus, past the outerbelt. You will merge with I-71 North at downtown Columbus Just past downtown Columbus, I-70 East and I-71 North will split. Follow all posted signs to stay on I-71 North Stay on I-71 North until you get to the 17th Ave exit (just after the 11th Ave exit, and before the Hudson St exit) Turn left at the end of the ramp onto 17th Ave If you're coming for a stadium event, follow directions from traffic personnel. If not, stay in the right two lanes on 17th Ave - they will turn right towards the Ohio Historical Society building, a large squat brown brick and concrete building The access road will gently curve left to go behind the OHS building - follow that curve and the stadium should be readily visible before you.

PARKING MAP

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ALCOHOL POLICY

  • Guests in full face-paint are not able to be served alcohol, as ID cannot be verified. If a guest is wearing a mask, they will be asked to remove it to verify for purchase.
  • Purchasing alcohol is a privilege, not a right in the State of Ohio and Historic Crew Stadium.
  • Valid I.D. is required for purchase.
  • All guests must be 21 years of age or older to purchase or consume an alcoholic beverage.
  • There is a 2 (two) alcoholic beverage limit, per person, per identification.
  • Alcohol service may be discontinued at Stadium or Concessionaire’s discretion.
  • Alcohol service ends at the 80-minute mark of all Crew matches, except in designated locations.

VALID FORMS OF IDENTIFICATION

Valid forms of identification for alcohol purchase are:

  • United States and Canadian Driver’s License
  • United States and foreign passport
  • United States and Canadian State-issued I.D. Card with photo
  • United States Military I.D. with photo
  • United States Passport Card
  • Mexican Consular ID Card

Invalid forms of identification for alcohol purchase are:

  • Temporary Ohio Driver's License, which includes a punched ID card and photocopy paper, during the 10-day waiting period for receiving your new ID. We do accept passports, military IDs and valid, non-temporary state IDs for age verification. Our policy is to request identification for any person who looks under the age of 30. Thank you for your understanding of this policy.

BAG POLICY

  • Historic Crew Stadium has a “No Bag” policy.

Bags larger than 5-by-8-by-1-inches will not be allowed at events held at Historic Crew Stadium.

  • The “No Bag” policy does include an exception: guests with medical or childcare needs will be permitted to carry a single bag into Historic Crew Stadium.
  • The measure will not only enhance security for the venue, but will also expedite lines in an effort to maximize the experience for events at Historic Crew Stadium.
  • All items and individuals entering Historic Crew Stadium are subject to inspection.

CAMERA POLICY

Still photography is allowed at Historic Crew Stadium. However, cameras with detachable lenses are prohibited. Video cameras are not permitted for any event. This policy is subject to change for other events such as concerts.

CHILDREN'S TICKETS

Children under the age of 2 accompanied by their ticket-holding guardian do not need a ticket to be accepted into Historic Crew Stadium.

CODE OF CONDUCT

  • Guests shall be respectful and courteous of all other guests, fans, participants, referees, entertainers, staff and stadium property.
  • Guests shall not interfere with the view or enjoyment of other guests by fighting, throwing objects, or using profane, sexist, racial, obscene, or abusive language or gestures.
  • Guests shall not enter the field of play, the performance area or interfere with the event in any manner.
  • Guests shall respectfully comply with requests from all staff regarding stadium policies, rules and emergency procedures.
  • Guests who drink alcoholic beverages shall do so in a responsible manner and only by those of legal age.
  • Guests shall conduct themselves in a lawful manner both in the Stadium and in the parking lots.

GATE SCREENING

Stadium personnel reserves the right to screen any and all fans, staff, and other persons entering the grounds at any time. Searches may include but are not limited to: jacket and waistline visual inspections, pat downs, and metal detection screening, based on the assessed need.

By tendering a ticket or obtaining a credential and entering the stadium grounds, persons consent to such searches and waive any related claims that they might have against the Columbus Crew, Major League Soccer, its affiliates and agents. If individuals elect not to consent to the searches, they will be denied entry into the stadium.

PROHIBITED ITEMS

The following items are not allowed in Historic Crew Stadium (prohibited items include, but are not limited to):

  • Aerosol cans or pressurized containers
  • Air horns
  • Professional camera equipment; detachable lenses, tripods, battery packs, large commercial video cameras
  • Selfie Sticks
  • Remote controlled aircraft or unmanned aircraft systems (Drones)
  • Weapons of any kind including, but not limited to, knives, pepper spray, stun guns, concealed weapons and firearms (Regardless of Concealed Carry Permit)
  • Food or beverage of any kind
  • Illegal drugs or harmful chemicals
  • Laser pointers
  • Fireworks of any kind including, but not limited to, flares, smoke bombs, incendiary devices and pyrotechnics.
  • Seat cushions with backs
  • Video cameras
  • Soccer balls
  • Whistles
  • Hover-boards
  • Camelbacks
  • Any item that can be used as a projectile or deemed as dangerous

Specifically at Breakaway Music Festival, the following items are prohibited:

  • All backpacks and camera bags
  • Individual glow sticks
  • Chairs (including foldable and lawn)
  • Tents
  • Aerosol cans, spray paint, or pressurized cans
  • Frisbees and sports balls (soccer balls, footballs, etc.)

RE-ENTRY POLICY

There is a no re-entry policy for all Historic Crew Stadium events.

SEVERE WEATHER POLICY

SHELTER DURING SEVERE WEATHER

  • We ask that you move out of your seat and into the nearest concourse location in a calm and orderly fashion. Please follow the instructions of the security and experience team personnel. We will continue to provide further updates for tonight’s event as they become available.

NEED ASSISTANCE?

  • If you need assistance please find your nearest Experience Team member or visit the Experience Services window at the administrative office by Gate 5.

SMOKING POLICY

Smoking is not permitted in the seating areas or near the railings above the seating areas.

STAY OFF THE FIELD

Guests are not permitted to enter the field of play or entertainment area at any time. Anyone entering the field of play or entertainment area without proper credentials will be prosecuted to the full extent of the law.

UMBRELLA POLICY

Umbrellas are allowed in Historic Crew Stadium. However, please be respectful of fans seated near you. If an open umbrella obstructs the view of another fan, you will be asked to close it.