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 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 Field on Saturday!

Ahead of the Home Opener, take a look at why Saturday's match is a can't miss event in Columbus:

Pre-Match Activities

  • 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

Purchase tickets to a match and join us for a world-class experience at Field.

Prior to Arrival

Be sure to arrive early to take in the unique experience at Field! There are a number of features that allow for a seamless arrival at the stadium:

Know Before You Go

Matchday Homepage

A-Z Guide

  • For a detailed list of matchday- or stadium-related information, refer to the A-Z Guide.



  • 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: 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 Field!
  • For more information, view the Mobile Ticketing page.


Free Stadium WiFi

  • Connect to Field's free WiFi on your phone for a faster mobile connection (Name: Stadium WiFi)

Cash2Card Kiosks

  • Field is a cashless stadium. Cash2Card kiosks are located throughout the stadium.


Crew Shop

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