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Matchday Schedule for Sunday, October 9 vs. San Jose Earthquakes

11:30 AM - 1:00 PM | SoundCheck in Occidental Square

12:30 PM | Gates Open

1:28 PM | Team On-Field Warm Ups

2:10 PM | Team Walk Outs + Boom Boom Clap

2:18 PM | Scarves Up / Kickoff

Post-Match: Alliance Member Garage Sale (Members Only)

Our season ticket members are invited to join us for our annual Alliance Member Garage Sale on October 9 right after our match, located in Southwest Field Plaza. There will be discounted team training gear, authentic and replica jerseys, and other Sounders FC team merchandise. All proceeds benefit RAVE Foundation and their mission to build 26 fields by 2026. Be there for this exclusive member-only event!

Matchday Activities

Traffic Alert

With continued Washington State Department of Transportation Revive I-5 work taking place this weekend, fans and media are encouraged to arrive early to avoid increased traffic closer to kickoff. Check out transportation options in our Transportation Guide!

Fan Appreciation Match

Sunday, October 9 is our Fan Appreciation Match! Be there for our last match of the season. Our fans are at the center of everything we do and we want to celebrate you! Be there for a special musical performance in North Plaza by Shaina Shepherd, the chance to win many exciting prizes, and celebrate with the team post-match for a special thank you. Learn more about the day's activities and prizes here!

Pre-Match Event: SoundCheck

It's our last SoundCheck of the season. Join us for our pre-match party in Occidental Square. Get ready to give your Full 90 with music from Chris Eger, and an appearance by Sammy the Sounder. We'll also have a photo experiences, games, prizes and more!

Food Trucks: Located in North Plaza

Truck Name: Off the Rez

  • Seattle's first Native food truck, serving traditional Blackfeet, fry bread and delicious creations inspired by owner Mark McConnell’s family recipes.
  • Started in 2018 as a mobile food truck, Latinx-owned Now Make Me A Sandwich specializes in a variety of delicious sandwiches from all over the world including grilled cheese, house reubens, po-boys, tortas and more!

Pop-Up Restaurant: Located in the PNW Marketplace

Visit Native Soul Cuisine in the PNW Marketplace outside Section 113! This Native-owned restaurant features creative items like blue corn tamales, cedar-smoked salmon mac and cheese, and Jamaican curry Navajo tacos.

Pardon Our Dust

This year marks the 20th Anniversary of Lumen Field! To celebrate Lumen's proud past and bright future, plans to kick off a FANOVATION - fan-first innovation, are underway. At our upcoming matches, you will notice some renovations to upgrade various areas throughout the stadium. Stop by City Side Bar to check out the latest complete project, underneath the Green Zone. Thanks for your patience as Lumen Field undergoes enhancements!

Transportation & Parking

Below are some options for transportation & parking. We highly encourage our fans to take public transportation our matches.

Link Light Rail

You can take the Sound Transit Link light rail or Express bus from SeaTac all the way to Northgate. There are two stations within walking distance of Lumen Field on this route.

Sound Transit

Sound Transit bus service can transport you from Pierce, King and Snohomish counties that will take you within three blocks of Lumen Field.


You can get to Lumen Field by driving and parking in the surrounding garages or available street parking. Parking is available in the North Lot, Lumen Field Garage (south end of Lumen Field), Metro Garage (east of the stadium), and Union Station (northeast of the stadium) based on availability.

Digital Tickets

Matchday is a touchless experience. Through your Ticketmaster Account Manager, you'll be able to scan your tickets right from your phone using new self-service pedestal ticket scanners upon entry to Lumen Field. All tickets are 100% digital.

Concessions + Value Menu

Flavors inspired by the Pacific Northwest brought to you by local vendors. For the most up to date list of available concessions, please visit Lumen Field's listings.

Value Menu Locations

Popcorn/Hot Dog Locations:

  • 109, 124, 135, 149, 214, 313, 331

Beverage Locations:

  • Crafthouse 130 and 141, North Plaza Vendors, Rita Cabana P100, Draft P107, Street Market P114, Tapped and Corked 119, Grab-N-Go P204 and P240, 309 and 331

Full 90 Combo Locations:

  • 109, 124, 135, 149, 313, 331

Health Kick Combo Locations:

  • P111, P123, P133

Batch Cocktails

Fans can now purchase batch cocktails at bars outside sections 119 and 139, and the Olympic and Cascade Bars on the Club Level. Enjoy these at your seats!

Suit Up, Rave Green

The Pro Shop is your one-stop shop for official Sounders FC gear. Grab your Sounders scarves, hats, and kits before kickoff to be able to wear it for the match!

Lumen Field Access

Clear Bag Policy

Lumen Field has a clear bag policy which requires all bags to be clear in color and no larger than 12"x6"x12". View all details surrounding the Clear Bag Policy HERE.

Lumen Field is Cashless

In an effort to boost guest experience through faster transaction times and more efficient sales processes, Lumen Field has announced a transition to cashless operations for sales transactions at the stadium, the Lumen Field Event Center and WAMU Theater. All concessions, retail and on-site parking will now only accept credit, debit and prepaid cards.

Health & Safety

Mask Policy: With the updated King County mask policy, masks are now optional at our matches, but are encouraged, especially in our indoor spaces around the stadium.

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