MATCH GUIDE | New York Red Bulls

Columbus Crew vs. New York Red Bulls - Sat., March 16 at 7:30 p.m.

Columbus Crew is ready to host a prime-time match this Saturday, March 16. We will be celebrating Josh Williams as he retires from the club. Fans are encouraged to visit the Chase Plaza from 5:30-6:30PM for an autograph signing with Josh!

Make sure you check the stadium rules before coming to the stadium! The forecast is looking nice, but please refer to our weather updates page for any announcements regarding weather impacting the match.

Can't make it to the match? Watch on MLS Season Pass on Apple TV or tune in on Alt 105.7 FM and the iHeartRadio app in English and on La Grande 102.5 FM and the La Grande app in Spanish.

As you arrive to Field, please be aware of the following events that could impact your arrival in the Arena District:

  • Columbus Blue Jackets vs. San Jose Sharks – 7:00PM

Fans are encouraged to utilize Spring Street and US – 33 when arriving at the stadium as Nationwide Boulevard will be closed to through traffic from Neil Ave to Hocking Street. We recommend that fans arrive as early as possible and pre-purchase parking to avoid traffic.

Scroll below to learn more about the activities of this match day

Bring your crew

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

Take a look at why Saturday's match will be out of this world...

Pre-Match Activities

  • Get an autograph of Josh Williams on the Chase Plaza from 5:30-6:30
  • Chase Plaza and the concourses will be packed with different activities like the giant MLS Cup trophy photo op
  • Listen to the tunes of Columbus Jazz Arts Group on the Chase Plaza
  • Try your luck at winning prizes through the Nationwide's Kick & Win and Soccer Skeeball
  • Enjoy libations at the SpeakEASEy Bar
  • MATCHDAY TEAM ARRIVAL: At 5:55 p.m., cheer on your Crew as the team arrives at the West Lobby on Columbus Crew Way
Activites 3-16

St. Patrick's Day Specialty Cocktail

Luck of the Irish Cocktail - Vodka, Orange Juice, Blue Curacao & Starry. Grab the Luck of the Irish Specialty Cocktail at: Miller Lite Bar, 614 Pours, Lower and all Club spaces!

Luck Of the Irish Cocktail

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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