Know Before You Go: Sporting KC vs Portland Timbers Sunday at Children's Mercy Park


Whether it’s your first time at Children’s Mercy Park or you’re a season regular, here’s everything you need to know ahead of the Sporting KC vs Portland Timbers midday matchup!

Sporting go up against the Portland Timbers at Children's Mercy Park on Sunday, April 07, at 12:30 p.m. CT! The action begins before kickoff – so arrive early to take advantage of all the prematch offers and activations on the Mazuma Plaza.

Supporter Stand ticket holders and Season Ticket Members are encouraged to hang out in the Budweiser Brew House for prematch specials and to welcome the players as they arrive at Children’s Mercy Park.


Prematch Specials

Take advantage of some prematch specials exclusively in the Budwesier Brew House! This balance is valid from gates open (10:30AM) until 11:30AM.

Prematch Drink Specials
12oz Bud Light - $3
12oz Busch Light - $3
24oz Coca-Cola Fountain Soda - $3

Don't miss out on the new self-pouring drink command system, this allows fans to skip the lines and pour their own 16-ounce and 24-ounce beers!

Matchday Specials


Concessions Deal of the Match

Today’s concessions deal of the match is $5 20oz Coca-Cola products! This offer is available in-person at all concessions stands around Children’s Mercy Park or when you mobile order through the Sporting KC app.


25% Off Fanatics Outerwear

All Fanatics outerwear is 25% off today! Shop in-person at any SportingStyle store at Children's Mercy Park today to receive the discount.


Sporting KC App Matchday Hub

All your matchday needs can be found in the Sporting KC app! Get notified first for the starting XI, access mobile ordering and Sporting Pay, easily view parking and stadium policies, and so much more!

Download the Sporting KC app today and check it out.

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The official Sporting KC Matchday Guide has everything you need to know about experiencing a match at Children’s Mercy Park! Explore it now exclusively on Apple Maps.

Things to Keep in Mind


New and improved Google Fiber Fast Lanes have been installed at Children’s Mercy Park this season - making entry safe and easy! To simplify the entry process, we encourage fans to not bring bags to the stadium. If you plan to bring a bag, please note the clear bag policy. All bags are subject to search.


Sporting KC tickets are mobile-only and can be managed through your SeatGeek Account Manager. Speed up entry process by having your digital tickets ready prior to arriving at the gate – tickets will now be scanned_ before_ you go through security when entering the stadium.  Please note that screen shots of tickets will no longer be accepted. We highly recommend transferring tickets to each member of your party prior to entry to speed up entry.


All parking information can be found at

Cashless Facility

For all transactions in the building, cash is no longer accepted. Mobile ordering is available for Sporting Style merchandise and all concessions locations using the Sporting KC app.

Clear Bags

If you bring a bag to the stadium, it must be clear. Clear bags measuring 12” x 12” x 6” or smaller may be permitted after a thorough inspection by stadium security staff.  Fans should be prepared to open their bags for inspection and may be asked by security associates to shift and possibly remove the contents. All bags are subject to search and this inspection is considered a condition of entry. 

Fans that need to bring a medical bag or a diaper bag, when accompanied by a baby or small child, will be subject to the same inspection procedures. These bags will be searched and tagged by security after screening. Backpacks (Including purse backpacks, clear backpacks, or drawstring/cinch bags of any kind or size) are not permitted inside Children’s Mercy Park. Small clutch purses measuring 4.5” x 6.5” or smaller may be permitted after a thorough inspection by stadium security associates.

Supporter Stand

Please note, opposing team colors and gear are NOT permitted in the Supporters Stand. Wearing an opposing team’s gear will result in your seats being relocated to an alternate section at Children’s Mercy Park.

Smoking and Smokeless Tobacco

Smoking (including e-cigarettes) and smokeless tobacco are not allowed anywhere at Children’s Mercy Park.

For any other stadium information, including protocols, accommodations, and more, please visit the Children’s Mercy Park A-Z Guide.