MATCH GUIDE | Party by the Pitch pres. by Land-Grant Brewing Company

Columbus Crew vs. Colorado Rapids - Wed., May 31 at 7:30 p.m.

The Crew's match against Colorado is officially sold out, making it our record-breaking fifth straight MLS sell-out.

It's about to be a party by the pitch, presented by Land-Grant Brewing Company, as the club will be providing discounted happy hour specials on the Chase Plaza and in The Pub prior to the match. Speaking of the Chase Plaza, Land-Grant will be re-creating their Beer Garden in a 20x20 space with turf and 10 multicolored picnic tables!

Can't make it to the match? Tune in on 97.1 The Fan or La Mega 103.1 or watch on MLS Season Pass on Apple TV, which is offering a 1 month free trial (terms apply).

Scroll below to learn more about the activities of this match day. Supporters are encouraged to arrive as early as possible and pre-purchase parking to enjoy the festivities as there is a concert nearby at the same time.

Pre-Match Activities

  • Columbus's premier go-go band, the Deal Breakers will bring their crowd-involved live show to the Chase Plaza stage before the match.
  • 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) until 6:00 p.m.
  • Cater to the kids with kids meals starting at $5!
  • Try your luck at winning prizes through the Nationwide's Kick & Win and Soccer Skee-ball.
  • With the Memorial Tournament occurring in nearby Dublin this week, practice your swing at a golf simulator!
  • The Chase Plaza will also feature the SpeakEASEy bar, Kona Ice, and ZENNI Optical.

Matchday Team Arrival

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

Win Big in Our Rolling Pot 50/50 Raffle

  • Throughout the month of May, our Rolling Pot 50/50 Raffle will grow and grow each match. At the end of the May 31st match, one lucky winner will receive half of the rolling 50/50 raffle pot and all net proceeds will support On Our Sleeves, the movement to break stigmas around children’s mental health.

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.

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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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