It’s Family Season! We are inviting everyone to Soldier Field on Saturday, August 3 to be part of the Bears 100th season. Join us for the 2019 Meijer Chicago Bears Family Fest. Enjoy a team scrimmage, tons of fun activities for the whole family, fireworks and more. Festivities begin at 4:30 pm and tickets are just $10. Buy your tickets now to get the best seats available. (Tickets for this event are mobile-only.)

Date: Saturday, August 3

Location: Soldier Field - Chicago, IL


  • Parking lots open: 3:00 pm
  • End Zone opens: 4:30 pm
  • Gates open / stadium activities begin: 5:00 pm
  • End Zone closes: 6:00 pm
  • Practice begins**: 7:00 pm
  • Stadium activities end: 9:00 pm
  • Practice ends with Fireworks brought to you by PNC**

NFL Bag Policy and Enhanced Screening Procedures will be in effect for Meijer Bears Family Fest. Review the policy.

** Practice times are subject to change and weather permitting

We are once again happy to offer a private area for nursing/breastfeeding mothers – the Advocate Health Care Nursing Pod. This pod is located inside of Soldier Field on the West side of the stadium across from Gate 25. Mothers/families are able to utilize the pod at their convenience starting from when gates open to when gates close.

Presale opportunities: Thursday, June 27 at 11:00 pm

On-Sale date: Thursday, June 27 at 3:00 pm

Price: $10 plus processing fees

Please note that tickets will be delivered via mobile device only. You must have a mobile device (smartphone) to access your tickets. Tickets must be presented on your mobile device (smartphone) for scanning upon entry. Printed tickets will not be provided.

Group tickets of 20 or more can be purchased by calling the Chicago Bears Ticket Office at 847-615-BEAR (2327).

A paid ticket is required for children over 32” tall.

Sales through Ticketmaster will end at 4:30 pm on Saturday, August 3 and begin immediately at the Soldier Field box office outside Gate 10 at that time.

Parking: North Garage, Waldron Deck & South Lot - Standard parking rate is $25

* Mobile-only tickets

End Zone Activities

The End Zone is an interactive area located at the Stadium Green outside of Gate 6. It will open at 4:30 pm and will include:

  • Appearances by alumni, Staley Da Bear, Chicago Bears Drumline and Monster Squad brought to you by Planters
  • Pony rides, petting zoo, field goal kick, rock wall, face painting, video game truck and other interactive displays
  • Tent featuring the Chicago Bears Kids Club brought to you by Jewel-Osco and Crib Club brought to you by PNC
  • Mini Monsters Clinic brought to you by Advocate Health Care

Meijer Chicago Bears Family Fest Official Partners