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At the match: Your complete spectator guide for Saturday's match against Seattle Sounders FC

Heading to BC Place on Saturday afternoon for the ‘Caps big match against Seattle Sounders FC?

Here are a few things you should know.

This highly-anticipated match is sold out! Kickoff is at 4 p.m. PT.

STADIUM ENTRY

Due to construction, the outside stadium concourse will be inaccessible between Gates E and G (see map below). Gate F will be closed, while Gate D – which was closed during 2014 – has been re-opened for the 2015 season.

Please arrive early! Doors open at 3 p.m. PT (2:30 p.m. PT for suite holders). 

ROAD CLOSURES

Please note that due to an outdoor concert at Maple Tree Square, many roads in Gastown will be closed from 2 p.m. PT to 10 p.m. PT.

Be sure to leave early if you are heading to the match from the Gastown area.

TICKET PICK-UP

All printed tickets will be available for pick-up at Team Ticket Services, located at Gate H. For all season ticket inquiries, please go to Gate H.  

Ticket printing services are available at every gate with the exception of the closed Gate F.

Box offices at Gate A and H will open at 2 p.m. PT. All other box offices will open at 2:30 p.m. PT.  

As Saturday’s match is sold out, be sure to arrive early to avoid lineups if you require ticket printing services.

Your tickets are also available on mobile, either through the ‘Caps App or Ticketmaster.

‘CAPS KICKOFF

Come out to ‘Caps Kickoff from 2:30 p.m. to 4 p.m. PT at the Terry Fox Plaza and get excited about the match. ‘Caps fans of all ages are invited show their support for the Blue and White at this fun community event. 

This Saturday’s ‘Caps Kickoff will feature the first Patio on the Plaza of the season! Located on the Terry Fox Plaza under the large TV screen, fans can enjoy food, Budweiser beer and the musical stylings of performer Johnny Leroux on the patio beginning at 2:30 p.m.

Be sure to visit the Bell Box from 3 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. PT for your chance to meet a Whitecaps FC player and receive their autograph! The Bell Box will also feature freestyle dancers and a face painting station.  

Sammy Soccer Stiltwalker and Freddie Futball will be on hand to deliver interactive fun and laughs. Take them on in a friendly match and show them your skills!

Fans can complete fitness tests and win prizes courtesy of Steve Nash Fitness World & Sports Club or spin the Zipcar prize wheel to win prizes including tote bags and free Zipcar minutes.

Stop by the BMO booth to play a fun game of “human foosball” or visit the el Jimador booth to sign the Team Coalition blow-up ball.    

TSN 1040 will be at ‘Caps Kickoff and broadcasting live from the event.

LIVE MUSIC

In addition to the live performance by Johnny Leroux at the Patio on the Plaza, fans inside the stadium will be serenaded prior to the match by the A.W. Neill Middle School Band at Gate F.

EARLY BIRD SPECIALS

Make sure to arrive early as there will be food and drink specials inside the stadium from 3 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. PT!

Get 12oz domestic draught beers for $6, select mixed liquor drinks for $6, as well as 25% off select new food.

BUBBLE SOCCER

If you are in need of a good laugh, stay in your seats at the half to watch 10 Season Ticket Members bounce boisterously around the field in a hilarious game of bubble soccer!

Whitecaps FC Season Ticket Members can win the opportunity to participate through Loyalty Rewards.

BIKE VALET

The Bike valet service will operate from Gate C. Bike valet service is available from gate opening time to a half hour after the final whistle. 

50/50 PROGRAM

The ‘Caps 50/50 program presented by Save-On-Foods is run at MLS home matches at BC Place and benefits BC Children’s Hospital Foundation.

Purchase your tickets at 'Caps Kickoff, section 234 or with 50/50 sellers on the concourse. Tickets are 3 for $5 or 10 for $10.

Must be 19 years or older to play. Know your limit, play within it.

KIA PITCHSIDE CLUB ACCESS

Due to the recent construction at BC Place and along Pacific Boulevard, the KIA Pitchside Club entrance is closed until further notice. To access the KIA Pitchside Club area, please proceed to the main concourse and walk down the corresponding section aisle to your seats. An accessible option is also available via the elevator at Section 247 down to the KIA Pitchside Club Lounge.

ACCESSIBILITY REQUIREMENTS
 
All stadium entrances are wheelchair accessible. Wheelchair seating is located on Level 2. All suites are also wheelchair accessible.

A temporary gate at section 139 (from parking lot 457) will act as a drop-off location for those requiring an accessible entrance from Pacific Boulevard. BC Place staff will be stationed at section 139 to assist and shuttle guests to the section 147 elevator.

Please note that the accessible entrance located on Pacific Boulevard underneath Gate F will be closed.

For more information, check out our complete spectator guide.

Be a part of the best sporting atmosphere in Vancouver! Whitecaps FC Season Tickets are now on sale. In addition to Season Tickets, Whitecaps FC offer a flexible range of ticket products, including Half-Season Packs, 5-Packs, a Youth Soccer Half-Season Ticket, and single match tickets. For more information, visit whitecapsfc.com/tickets.

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