Home of the Monsters of the Midway, the Chicago Bears, Soldier Field is a historic venue that was updated drastically in 2002 to provide fans with a modern stadium experience while maintaining the historic facade. Originally opened in 1924, the stadium has been home to many of the key moments in both sports and music history. In addition to the 1994 FIFA World Cup, Soldier Field was also the site of the final Grateful Dead concerts, both in 1995 with Jerry Garcia, and in 2015. Soldier Field regularly hosts international soccer events such as the CONCACAF Gold Cup and music concerts such as U2 and Metallica. The famed circus troupe Cirque du Soleil also has extended engagements at Soldier Field in the NFL offseason. Pick up you Solider Field tickets at StubHub today!
Where are the good seats at Soldier Field?
The midfield seats located in the lower bowl provide the best combination of proximity and sightlines for fans. These sections are numbered from 106-112 and 133-141. The upper level seats from Section 434-440 also provide a good vantage point at a lower price. The 200 level holds the Club Seats that provide fans with exclusive access to certain amenities and restaurants. There are also Club seats in Sections 103 and 104.
Is Soldier Field accessible by public transportation?
Solider Field is located off of Lakeshore Drive just south of the Loop. The CTA's Red, Orange and Green Lines have stops at Roosevelt with is a few blocks away from Soldier Field. In addition, fans can take the 128 Express Bus that provides services between Union Station, Ogilvie Transportation Center and Soldier Field. The 146 Inner Drive/Michigan Exp. also stops in front of the stadium.
Is there parking on the premises?
Soldier Field parking is a combination of parking garages and lots. Parking opens four hours before the event for fans who want to tailgate before Bears' games. The Adler Planetarium Lot and the Burnham Harbor Lot are popular with those who like to get a good tailgate going prior to entering Soldier Field.
What is the Capacity of Soldier Field?
Soldier Field is one of the more intimate venues in the NFL. For football, the stadium seats 61,500 fans. The stadium can hold even more fans for concerts using the area on the playing field. When the Grateful Dead played their closing concerts in 2015, over 70,000 packed into Soldier Field for each of the concerts, setting an attendance record for the venue.
What concessions are there at Soldier Field?
Those with Soldier Field tickets can enjoy the best of Chicago cuisine at Soldier Field. Fans can buy sausages at several different locations inside the stadium, including Buona Beef which has locations on the lower and upper levels. In fact, fans can buy Italian beef at 14 different points throughout the stadium. On the sausage theme, fans can also buy beer-soaked brats.Back to Top
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