Columbus Crew vs. D.C. United - Sat., March 4 at 7:30 p.m.
Columbus Crew is set to host Crewsmas – the first regular-season home match of the Crew’s season – at Lower.com Field this Saturday, March 4. Supporters planning to attend are encouraged by the Club to arrive as early as possible and pre-purchase parking to enjoy the festivities.
A sold-out crowd of over 20,450 supporters waving flags, chanting, and cheering on the Black & Gold is anticipated.
Scroll to learn more about a variety of updates on exciting and new elements to the fan experience at Lower.com Field on Saturday!
Ahead of the Home Opener, take a look at why Saturday's match is a can't miss event in Columbus:
- Starting at 4:24 p.m., fans 21+ can enjoy $5 beers at our 96-Minute Happy Hour in the Pub and Plaza.
- The first 200 fans into the Plaza receive a souvenir cup for free soft drink refills at the match.
- When gates open at 5:30, the first 10,000 fans get a free Crew beanie hat, courtesy of Nationwide.
- After 5:30, enjoy 28% off new concession items until 6:00, in honor of the Club’s 28th season in MLS.
- MATCHDAY TEAM ARRIVAL: At 5:55p.m., cheer on your Crew as the team arrives at the West Lobby on Columbus Crew Way!
- Listen to the tunes of the Willie Nelson Mandela Band and Columbus Opera House “carolers” on the Plaza.
- Try your luck at winning prizes through the Nationwide's Kick & Win.
- Enjoy libations at the SpeakEASEy Bar.
- Explore the concourse to indulge in Crewsmas-themed food and beverage offerings.
2023 Single-Match Tickets
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Prior to Arrival
Be sure to arrive early to take in the unique experience at Lower.com Field! There are a number of features that allow for a seamless arrival at the stadium:
Know Before You Go
- Review the Know Before You Go resource page to know what to expect on matchday at Lower.com Field.
- View the centralized resource for additional matchday topics, including ingress, parking, mobile ticketing, maps, and more.
- For a detailed list of matchday- or stadium-related information, refer to the A-Z Guide.
- Review our Transportation & Parking page for information on all the ways to get to and from Lower.com Field on matchday.
- Reserve Parking Prior to Arrival
- All tickets for the match are available through mobile devices; please download your ticket in advance. The easiest place to access your mobile tickets is through the official Columbus Crew App.
- No more long waits to get your ticket scanned! Scan your own ticket(s) at the Axess turnstiles, similar to what you see at the airport.
- Express Entry: Lower.com Field is now offering Express Entry featuring seamless and quick access into the stadium through Facial Ticketing. Look for the yellow “Express Entry” signs above turnstiles on the left-hand side of the AEP Gate (southeast corner). Fans can sign up for Free Express Entry before the match for the fastest way to get into Lower.com Field!
- For more information, view the Mobile Ticketing page.
Free Stadium WiFi
- Connect to Lower.com Field's free WiFi on your phone for a faster mobile connection (Name: Stadium WiFi)
- Lower.com Field is a cashless stadium. Cash2Card kiosks are located throughout the stadium.
- Lower.com Field will offer its full slate of food & beverage options. View a full list of food vendors here.
- This season, mobile ordering is now at Crew Grill, Donatos, and Hot Chicken Takeover!
- The Crew Shop will open 96 minutes prior to gates opening on home match days when there is a 96th Minute Happy Hour in The Pub.
- View Crew Shop hours of operation.