TONIGHT: Dynamo Open Practice


Kick it with the Dynamo at BBVA Compass Stadium for our annual Open Practice on Saturday, January 26! This year's event will include a preseason scrimmage between the Dynamo and the RGVFC Toros at 6 p.m., a special select-a-seat tour for those interested in learning more about ticket options for the 2019 season, a Dynamo Charities Fire Sale with discounted Dynamo and Dash gear (pricing below) and more! See below for everything you need to know surrounding the event.

Please note: This is a non-ticketed event and is free and open to the public.


5:00 p.m. // Northwest Gate Opens // Dynamo Charities Fire Sale Member Access // Member Happy Hour on Heineken Star Bar // Activities Open
5:30 p.m. // Dynamo Charities Fire Sale Opens to General Public
6:00 p.m. // Houston Dynamo vs. RGVFC Toros Kickoff
8:00 p.m. // Event Ends

Getting There

Plan your trip
Coming from Katy? Sugar Land? Out-of-town? Find the route that's best for you. Click here to map out your trip to BBVA Compass Stadium and here to monitor the roadways.

Cash lot and street parking will be available surrounding BBVA Compass Stadium.

Ride the Rail
As always, riding the METRORail is a great way to avoid congested roadways and avoid the hassle of finding parking. Not to mention, it's environmentally friendly!

Entry into BBVA Compass Stadium

The Northwest Gate (located near METRORail stop and Bastrop) will open at 5:00 p.m.

Please note: This is a non-ticketed event, but please allow time to go through security upon entry into the stadium.

Stadium Policies
Always be prepared - get a list of items prohibited at BBVA Compass Stadium here.

Updated stadium tobacco policy: 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 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.

If you preregistered for a Select-A-Seat tour, please check in at the table located near section 134.

If you did not previously register for a tour and want to find out more information on ticket options, swing by the table near section 110 to learn about the best packages to kick it with the Dynamo in 2019!

Seating for the scrimmage will be general admission on the west side of the building from sections 103-109.

Around the Concourse

Dynamo Charities Fire Sale
Take advantage of hot deals on Dynamo and Dash merch at the Dynamo Charities Fire Sale! Visit the Bud Light Bunker off the North concourse and gear up on new Dynamo and Dash swag at discounted prices. Proceeds will benefit Dynamo Charities.

What's soccer on an empty stomach? Grab a snack or a refreshment at the following stands:

  • Taqueria (Sec. 137)
  • Diggity Dog (Sec. 138)
  • Cantina (Sec. 105)
  • Pie (Sec. 107)
  • Heineken Star Bar

There will be plenty of fun for you to enjoy off the field! Other activities fans can enjoy include: a DJ on the Heineken Star Bar, Soccer Darts, Goal Kick, FIFA Game Station, Open Cup Trophy, Face Painting and Balloon Animals and photos with Diesel.

Can't wait for the real thing? Visit the Guest Services booth near section 117 to purchase your Houston Dynamo tickets!

adidas Dynamo Team Store
The adidas Dynamo Team Store will be open during Saturday's event but please note that shopping and checkout will be completely separate from the Dynamo Charities Fire Sale.