MATCH GUIDE | Military Appreciation Night pres. by AEP

Columbus Crew vs. Inter Miami CF - Sat., April 29 at 7:30 p.m.

This Saturday night will mark another sellout at Field this season! Last time out, the crowd erupted as the Crew netted a last-minute goal to earn a point and maintain a playoff position in the Eastern Conference.

It will be a salute to our servicemembers, as the Club honors them on Military Appreciation Night presented by AEP.

Scroll below to learn more about themed activities, recognitions, and apparel specials at the match. The first 12,500 fans will receive a commemorative camouflage Crew flag to wave proudly during the match.

Supporters are encouraged to arrive as early as possible and pre-purchase parking to enjoy the festivities. We wouldn't want you to miss out on the pre-match celebrations!

Pre-Match Activities

  • Hop in to our 96-minute happy hour starting at 4:24 p.m. and dive into pre-match discounted food and drink ($3 hot dogs, $5 domestic and $6 craft beers).
  • Visit the Crew Shop and save 10% on camouflage items like hats, scarves, and more.
  • Try your luck at winning prizes through the Nationwide's Kick & Win and Soccer Skee-ball.

Salute to Service

  • Listen to the tunes of Radio City, a Columbus-based band whose members have family who served in the National Guard and Air Force
  • Help pair local veterans with companion dogs from local shelters! The National Companion Animal Services will be bringing service animals to the Community Plaza.
  • Give people with disabilities and veterans of war a sense of freedom, and the opportunity to live a healthier, happier, more productive life. Learn more at the Adaptive Sports & Nordecke tent.
  • Learn more about the National Veterans Memorial and Museum and Franklin County Veterans Service Commission.
  • The Franklin County Recorder's Office will have a veteran's ID station.

Matchday Team Arrival

  • At 5:55 p.m., cheer on your Crew as the team arrives at the West Lobby on Columbus Crew Way!

Sensory Warning

  • Please be advised that fireworks and pyrotechnics will be used during the match. After a Crew goal and win, lighting effects will be utilized that may influence certain medical conditions.
  • Fans can take a Sensory Inclusion Pack by visiting the Koorsen Guest Services Center, located behind Section 112 on the Main Concourse, or outside the West Premium Lobby entrance. Packs intended to reduce impact of the in-person experience that may be overwhelming to some of our guests include items such as fidget toys, a weighted lap pad, sunglasses, non-verbal cards, and noise-reducing headphones. Guests taking a Sensory Inclusion Pack will be asked to leave a driver’s license as collateral.

Bite of the Night

  • Take of bite of our food item of the match: the G.I. Frank from Dirty Frank's Hot Dog Palace.

Bring your crew

Secure your seat to cheer on the reigning MLS Cup champion Columbus Crew at Field this season!

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.


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