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Coming to BBVA Compass Stadium for a Dynamo game? Find helpful information here to make your trip easier! Can't find what you're looking for? Email info@houstondynamo.com or call 713-276-7500 and we'll do our best to help you out!

 Getting To The Game

Plan your trip

Dynamo fans come from all over the Houston area to watch their boys in orange. Coming from Katy? Sugar Land? The Woodlands? Find the route that's best for you. Click here to map out your trip to BBVA Compass Stadium.

Ride the Rail

Catch a FREE RIDE on the METRORail! Simply show your Dynamo match ticket or Season Ticket Member card and you're on your way! not only is riding the METRORail environmentally friendly, it also saves you time and money!

Parking

Cash lot and street parking is available around BBVA Compass Stadium, but be sure to give yourself plenty of time to enjoy all the pregame festivities!

BBVA Compass Cardholders: Free (yes, free) parking is available in a designated area in the Parking Lot C for the first twenty (20) customers to show their BBVA Compass credit or debit card upon arrival. Click here to learn about other cardholder experiences provided by BBVA Compass! 

 Stadium Entry

Entry

All gates will open to Dynamo Members and hour and a half before kickoff on gamedays.

Dynamo members, be sure to check in at the match on Orange Rewards, using your mobile app for iPhone or Android to earn points for future prizes!

Some exciting updates have occurred at BBVA Compass Stadium, including new concessions and a few renamed areas. Get familiar with an updated stadium map here.

NOTE: We have upgraded entrance security with full-body metal detectors. This enhancement will make entry faster while keeping all fans in the safest possible environment.

Honda Owners

Honda owners can receive express entry into BBVA Compass Stadium once gates open at the new Honda Gate on the northeast corner of the stadium. Simply show your Honda keys at the Honda Express Entry Lane and bypass the lines!

BBVA Compass Cardholders

At every Houston Dynamo home game, BBVA Compass cardholders get exclusive access to enter the stadium through the Audi Sport Club starting at 2:15 p.m. by simply showing their BBVA Compass credit or debit card. The first 25 cardholders to stop by the BBVA Compass kiosk outside Section 102 will receive a free gift, courtesy of BBVA Compass!

Stadium Policies

Always be prepared – get a list of items prohibited at BBVA Compass Stadium here. Pro tip: Umbrellas are not allowed inside the stadium, but ponchos are available for purchase inside the adidas Dynamo Team Store!

NEW POLICIES FOR 2019:

SMOKING - As of January 1, 2019 BBVA Compass Stadium is a completely Tobacco-Free and Smoke-Free Campus. This includes both Event and Non-Event Days. All types of tobacco and smoke products are prohibited, including but not limited to: cigarettes, cigars, e-cigarettes and any type of vaping kits, as well as all smokeless tobacco products.

The BBVA Compass Stadium Campus extends outward from the stadium to the curb line along Texas Ave. on the north, Emancipation Ave. on the west, Walker St. on the south, and the Lofts at the Ballpark apartments on the east. All guests, staff and vendors who wish to smoke or use smokeless tobacco must cross the street onto public right-of-way areas.

For all ticketed events, Stadium policy does not allow guests to leave the building and re-enter.

STREAMERS - Per new MLS regulations, for the safety of fans, players and officials, any throwable objects are NOT allowed at BBVA Compass Stadium.  Please be aware, this policy now includes streamers and will be in effect for ALL BBVA Compass Stadium events, including Houston Dynamo and Houston Dash home matches.

Violations may result in disciplinary action. CLICK HERE for more information surrounding our Guest Conduct policy.

 Ticket Information

Flash Seats

Flash Seats allows fans to manage game tickets safely and conveniently on their smart phones. Dynamo fans have three ways to access BBVA Compass Stadium with their ticket on gamedays:

  1. By using Flash Seats, either via the Flash Seats App or through the credit card, driver's license or Season Ticket Member card associated with their Flash Seats App account
  2. With a paper ticket purchased at the box office or shipped as part of season ticket packages
  3. With an e-mailed ticket, either on a smart phone or printed at home

Click here to learn more about Flash Seats or for a list of Frequently Asked Questions.

Bud Light Beer Garden Pack

If you purchased a Bud Light Beer Garden Pack, you will receive two pregame drinks along with your game ticket. Check in at the tent on the corner of Rusk and St. Emmanuel to receive your drink tickets. 

Upgrade Your Seats

Looking to upgrade your experience for the match? Simply click here to find out how you can upgrade your seats or find great experiences such as watching warmups on the field or cheering for the team in the rally tunnel!

Need tickets?

Still looking for tickets to the match? Click here to see what great seats still remain! 

 Traditions

Whether you are Forever Orange or attending your first Dynamo game, here's a reminder of how you can be a part of the match.

Ponce

Before each match and after goals, you'll hear our cannon, Ponce, fired in celebration above the supporters' section. The orange cannon is named in honor of late Dynamo supporter Leo Ponce in honor of his constant support of the Dynamo.

Team Introductions

Be loud and be proud by yelling the last names of your Dynamo as the starting lineups are announced.

Scarves Up

When the Dynamo enter the field prior to kickoff, stand and raise your scarves as they are introduced and come onto the pitch. Don't have a Dynamo scarf? Head to the adidas Dynamo Team Store located on the north side of the concourse before heading to your seat!

Corner and Goal Kicks

Make sure you stand for corners and yell "Ooooh Houston" on goal kicks.

Dynamo Goals

Go crazy when we score! This year the club has installed smoke effects above each goal to give an added visual experience after Dynamo players score at BBVA Compass Stadium.

 Around The Concourse

Concessions

We've upgraded and updated our concession stands throughout BBVA Compass Stadium! You'll notice a fresh, energetic look at our stands with faster service and higher quality food. View our full concessions stands map to find the perfect local flavors to satisfy your gameday cravings!

Happy Hour Offers

We heard you. New this season - take advantage of discounts on select food and beverage options for the first 60 minutes after gates open. Offers include single menu items, such as:

  • $3 hot dogs and peanuts (sec. 116 &137)
  • $4 tacos (sec. 115 & 134)
  • $5 draft beer (sec. 115, 116, 134 & 137)
  • $6 refillable popcorn

As well as combo menu items, such as:

  • $6 popcorn & soda combo (sec. 116 & 138)
  • $8 nachos & soda combo (sec. 107 & 125)
  • $10 hot dog, soda & chips combo (sec. 125 & 128)

Kick it in the Corners

Visit our new corner fixtures in the BBVA Compass Stadium concourse for new and improved service options featuring a variety of specialized offerings and socializing points.

  • The Market in the northwest corner is a mini self-serve bar with beer, wine, grab ‘n go ice cream, as well as fresh fruit and healthy options to pick up on the way to your seats.
  • Diesel’s Kids Corner in the northeast corner is for our young appetites – everything portioned for kids and priced $4 or less.
  • El Parque can be found in the northeast corner, and is a beer trough with ice cold beer and bench seating for you to relax before kickoff.
  • La Copa is a frozen drink wall in the northwest corner with six delicious flavors to carry you through the Houston summer.

Bud Light Good Sport

If you're 21 and over you can sign up to be a Responsible Fan by going to Guests Services across from Section 118. All who sign up will receive a FREE soft drink, courtesy of Levy Restaurants, and have a chance to be the Bud Light Good Sport Responsible Fan of the Game.

From your friends at Houston Dynamo, Levy Restaurants, Bud Light and Silver Eagle Distributors, we thank all of the fans who Enjoy Responsibly!

BBVA Compass Charging Station

We know sharing your experience during a Dynamo game is important to you. Thanks to our friends at BBVA Compass, you don't have to worry about your phone battery dying while at BBVA Compass Stadium. Simply stop by a BBVA Compass Charging Station location on the concourse at Section 102 or in the BBVA Compass Vault.

Merchandise

Gear up the season with a trip to the adidas Dynamo Team Store! Swing by before the game (or during halftime) and grab some new Dynamo swag. Dynamo 365 Members, don't forget that you receive 15% off your total purchase with your member card!  

 After The Game

Heineken Star Bar

Keep the good times going at the Heineken Star Bar, located on the south end of the stadium in the Taste of EaDo. The Heineken Star Bar is open up to an hour after the game, and alcohol sales resume approximately 15 minutes after the final whistle.

Hold on to that ticket...

Check out a few offers from our partners:

  • Raising Cane's - If the Dynamo score two or more goals, show your ticket or member card at Raising Cane's within 48 hours of the game and receive a free Box Combo with the purchase of a Box Combo