- 3 p.m.: Parking Lots and H-E-B Plaza Open
- 4 p.m.: Beer Hall Open
- 4:15 p.m.: Tomas & the FCs in Live Oak Park
- 5 p.m.: Gates & The Verde Store Open
- 6:20 p.m.: Player Bus Arrival on Calle Norte
- 7 p.m.: Supporters Arrival in Supporters Section
- 7:10 p.m.: Pre-game Programming Begins
- 7:52 p.m.: Black National Anthem Performed by Jackie Venson
- 8 p.m.: Kickoff
Tomar & the FCs, a soul band known to be among the best live acts in Austin, will perform from 4:15 – 5 p.m. in Live Oak Park. Live Oak Park is located on the East side of Q2 Stadium.
Aaron Stephens, an Austin-based singer-songwriter and guitarist, will perform the National Anthem at the Inaugural Home Opener.
BLACK NATIONAL ANTHEM
In celebration of Juneteenth, American singer-songwriter and guitarist Jackie Venson of Austin, Texas will perform the Black National Anthem, “Lift Every Voice and Sing.”
CHRIS ROGERS MURAL
Chris Rogers, a staple of the Austin art scene, will debut his mural \Whispers of the Heart. \Rogers is a part of the ATXFC Artist’s Initiative, empowering Austin’s creative community to shape Austin FC’s identity while elevating some of the City’s most important creators. As Austin FC strives to represent Austin, the club is dedicated to partnering with those who make Austin both creative and unique. The mural took Rogers over 170 hours to complete.
512 FOOD CO. DEBUT
In March, Austin FC unveiled 512 Food Co as the official hospitality team of Q2 Stadium. On Saturday, Executive Chef Sam Boisjoly will get to show off his team’s hard work as Austin FC fans get their first taste of the elevated concession experience at Q2 Stadium. The roster of local favorites runs deep: Bao’d Up, Casa Chapala, DoubleDave’s Pizzaworks, Easy Tiger, Mmmpanadas, One Taco, Pluckers Wing Bar, Solvacek’s, Tamale Addiction, Tacodeli, T-Loc's Sonoran Hot Dogs and Valentina’s Tex Mex BBQ.
Keep anticipation high will be “The Austin Table,” located near Section 137, which will feature rotating appearances from local restaurants and guest chefs all season long.
POST-MATCH AT THE BEER HALL AND CAPTAIN MORGAN CLUB
Keep the party going after the final whistle. All ticketed fans will have access to the Beer Hall and the Captain Morgan Club after the match has completed.
ST. DAVID’S HEALTHCARE HONORS HEALTHCARE HEROES
St. David’s HealthCare will have a vinyl banner for guests to write messages of gratitude for all healthcare workers. The banner will be taken to the hospital and displayed for employees following the match. Healthcare workers and First Responders who show their badge or working ID will be given a free Thank You gift while supplies last.
Fans that have not yet received their Covid-19 vaccination will have the opportunity to register behind Sections 135 & 136 during the match. Vaccinations will take place after the match on field level in the North end. At the final whistle, those that registered will meet at Sections 135 & 136 and be guided down to field-level for their vaccination. Following the vaccination, a photo opportunity for each fan will be offered on field level.
In an effort to encourage fans to stay hydrated, fans coming to Q2 Stadium are allowed to bring a single, factory-sealed, up to 20 oz. container of water with them into the stadium. Fans will be asked to open the container and throw away the cap as they walk through security.
Q2 Stadium prohibits all bags, backpacks, and other carriers from being brought in the stadium. This includes clear bags. For a list of exemptions, please read our Bag Policy.
Do not leave for Q2 Stadium without a parking plan.
Both on-site and off-site parking at Q2 Stadium requires a mobile parking pass. All fans planning to park at Q2 Stadium will need to reserve a mobile parking pass ahead of their arrival.
For off-site parking,
All on-site parking is sold out for this match. Q2 Stadium’s owned and controlled lots are presold to Q2 Stadium Club Season Ticket Members.
GETTING TO Q2 STADIUM
Fans can walk, drive, bike, shuttle, rideshare, taxi, bus or take the rail to Q2 Stadium. Please visit our Mobility Page to find your preferred route to Q2 Stadium.
Q2 Stadium is a 100% cashless venue. To enhance your cashless Q2 Stadium experience, please download the Austin FC App.
Fans are encouraged to use Q2 Stadium’s wifi when on-site.
Q2 STADIUM POLICIES
To learn about all stadium policies at the new Q2 Stadium, please reference our A-Z Guide.