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Game 1 - Broncos vs Bears - Thursday August 10th, 7pm
Game 1 - Broncos vs Bears - Thursday August 10th, 7pm
Game 1 - Broncos vs Bears - Thursday August 10th, 7pm

Need to Know

Allow more travel time to drive to and from Bears games this season with many ongoing road construction projects around the stadium.
Click here for closures and alternate routes.

Access the Chicago Bears 2017 A-Z Fan Guide for answers to all your Gameday questions.

Important Times

300pmParking lots open
430pmWill Call opens outside Gate 10
Day of Game ticket sales begin at Gate 2
Soldier Field gates open
700pmBroncos vs. Bears kickoff
5 MINinto 3rd QTR(game clock)Alcohol sales end in general seating area
1030pmAlcohol sales end in Midway and United Club
1100pmMidway and United Club closes
1130pmParking lots close

NFL Bag Policy

Important Reminder: NFL Bag Policy is in effect - no purses or backpacks allowed in the stadium.
Read more about the policy.

Gameday Giveaway


Gameday Entertainment

Anthem: TBD

Color Guard: TBD

Halftime: TBD

Soldier Field Traffic

Soldier Field Parking

Security Information

If you see something suspicious, notify stadium personnel immediately.

In an effort to ensure the safety of all guests, Soldier Field has enhanced security through the use of walk-through metal detectors at all gates. All carry-in items will be searched.

Don't Wait, Get to the Gate. The Game Starts with the Anthem. Enhanced screening may require more time to enter the stadium. Guests are encouraged to enter the stadium early. Our gates open two hours prior to kickoff.

Certain items are not permitted to be brought into the stadium. Click here to view the complete list.

Click here to view the Fan Conduct video.

Notes & Alerts

For the most up to the minute Chicago traffic and weather on gameday, visit FOX Chicago's Traffic Center and Weather Center.

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Waldron Deck and South Lot exit routes: To help ease congestion postgame for those exiting the South Lot and Waldron Deck, cars may be directed west on 18th Drive to southbound Mines or Moe Drive (just west of LSD underneath McCormick Place), to westbound 31st St. From there, cars can go back northbound on Martin Luther King Drive to I-55 or stay on 31st St. westbound to I-90/94.

Click here for alternative routes for coming and leaving Soldier Field.

Ticket Advisory: To avoid counterfeit tickets, we suggest that fans purchase tickets directly from the Chicago Bears Ticket Office or from Ticketmaster. The selling and purchasing of game tickets on Park District property is prohibited. Both the seller AND purchaser are subject to arrest.

Bringing a young fan to their first game? Visit a Fan Services booth for a FREE "My First Bears Game" certificate and have a memento from their first gameday experience. Also available, "It's My First Game!" or "It's My Birthday!" decals to proudly display while enjoying the game.

Access The Midway: Upgrade your experience with access passes to The Midway presented by XFINITY before, during and after the game. The exclusive indoor hospitality space is located on the west side mezzanine level behind sections 136 and 138. Buy now in the Gameday section of the Bears App.