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Don't miss out on a day of fun, family and football at Meijer Chicago Bears Family Fest on Tuesday, August 9th. Join us at Soldier Field to see your 2022 Chicago Bears in their first practice at the stadium this summer. Get a sneak preview of Bears Gameday plus activities for the whole family.

With tickets just $10*, Meijer Chicago Bears Family Fest is the most affordable way for the whole family to experience Bears gameday.


Date: Tuesday, August 9

Location: Soldier Field

Parking Lots Open: 8:00AM

Gates Open /All Activities Begin (Inside and Outside): 9:30AM

Practice Begins*: 10:35AM

All Activities End: 12:00PM

Practice Ends*: 12:35PM

Event Concludes: 1:30PM

Activities Outside in the End Zone Include:

  • Performance from the iPop band
  • Staley Da Bear
  • Chicago Bears Drumline brought to you by The Pride Stores,
  • Chicago Bears Kids Club brought to you by Jewel-Osco
  • Chicago Bears Crib Club brought to you by Advocate Health Care
  • Bears Paws brought to you by Paradise 4 Paws | Pooch Hotel, Monster Squad,
  • Alumni autograph opportunities
  • Football inflatables
  • Interactive games
  • Face painting
  • Mini Monsters brought to you by Advocate Children's Hospital

Activities Inside the Stadium Include:

  • DJ Sasha on the Dr. Pepper Patio,
  • Staley's Corner (face painting and Letters to Staley)
  • Virtual Reality
  • Red Grange & Devin Hester giant bobbleheads
  • 360 Photo Spinner brought to you by Dr Pepper
  • Mighty Matchup brought to you by Undeniably Dairy

Practice times are subject to change and weather permitting.


Presale Opportunities: Monday, June 27 at 10:00AM

On-Sale Date: Tuesday, June 28 at 10:00AM

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. Mobile ticketing will have both Android and Apple Wallet capabilities. Tickets must be presented on your mobile device (smartphone) for scanning upon entry. Printed tickets will not be provided.

Group tickets of 21 or more can be purchased by calling the Chicago Bears Ticket Office at 847-615-BEAR (2327).

Tickets will also be available for purchase at the Soldier Field box office outside of Gate 10 starting at 7:30AM.

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

*Plus fees


Parking: North Garage & Waldron Deck - Standard parking rates are $25. Reserve your parking in advance by visiting

NFL Bag Policy and Enhanced Screening Procedures will be in effect for Meijer Bears Family Fest. Click here to review the policy. Fans will not have to empty their pockets to go through magnetometers.