Know Before You Go: Sporting KC vs Real Salt Lake this Wednesday at Children's Mercy Park


Whether it’s your first time at Children’s Mercy Park or a season regular, here’s everything you need to know ahead of the Sporting KC vs Real Salt Lake match.


Sporting Kansas City will face the Real Salt Lake at Children's Mercy Park on Wednesday, June 19, at 7:30 p.m. CT! The action begins before kickoff – so arrive early to check out the activations on the Mazuma Plaza and be in your seats for the prematch show.

Please be advised. Children's Mercy Park uses various pyrotechnics and strobe lighting effects, which may be unsuitable for individuals with certain medical conditions or light sensitivity.

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.


Traffic Alert

Construction work for a bridge repair project will impact fans headed to the home matches traveling on I-70. The I-70/I-435 ramp is currently closed and is expected to remain closed thorough July. Fans traveling westbound on I-70 heading to Children’s Mercy Park should view the alternate routes linked below and prepare extra time for expected delays.

In addition, starting at 8pm both eastbound and westbound I-70 will be down to one lane near the I-435 bridge with ramp closures at the I-70/I-435 interchange as needed. Please be advised when leaving the match

While in the stadium, be sure to check out our Amazon Just Walk Out technology in one of our SportingStyle stores! This technology is only featured at the SportingStyle store located on the east side of the building at the top of section 131 and is now the exclusive way to check out for this store location.

With Amazon Just Walk Out technology, you get to self-service shop! Grab whatever you want to purchase, swipe your card at the kiosk, and get on your way. It’s that simple – no more checkout lines! No pre-registration or Amazon account needed for purchase. Please note that Sporting Pay is not accepted at this SportingStyle store location. To learn more, click here.

Matchday Specials


Happy Hour

Join us for happy hour! We have uploaded a $5 complimentary balance to all fan's Sporting Pay accounts to utilize during happy hour. This balance is valid from gates open until 6:30PM.

Learn more about Sporting Pay and how to sign up via the Sporting KC app by visiting

Budweiser Brew House Specials

For those with Supporter's Stand tickets, join us in the Budweiser Brew House for some prematch drink specials! Doors open at 5:30PM.

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!


Concessions Deal of the Match

Tonight, all value menu nachos and popcorn are $2 off! 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.



In honor of Juneteenth, players will be wearing a special edition Players for Change tee ahead of the match tonight! Purchase this tee online via or at the SportingStyle locations behind 131, 114 and in the Budweiser Brew House location while supplies last.


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, weather delay alerts, and so much more!

Download the Sporting KC app today and check it out.

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Sporting KC Matchday Apple Maps Guide

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.