New Dynamo Stadium to open on May 12, 2012

The Houston Dynamo have announced the date of their Dynamo Stadium opener for the 2012 season.

The Dynamo will play their first game in their new, soccer-specific stadium on Saturday, May 12, 2012. The time, opponent, and broadcast information for this and other games will be included in the entire regular season schedule, which will be announced upon its completion in the coming weeks. Dating back to 2006, Houston are 2-1-3 in their home openers.

Each club will play 34 games in the 2012 MLS Regular Season; CLICK HERE for details on the format.

The dates of the 2012 home openers for all 19 MLS clubs are below.

WEEK 1 – First Kick presented by Dick’s Sporting Goods

Saturday, March 10: Colorado Rapids, D.C. United, LA Galaxy, San Jose Earthquakes, Seattle Sounders FC, Vancouver Whitecaps FC
Sunday, March 11: Chivas USA, FC Dallas
Monday, March 12: Portland Timbers


Saturday, March 17: Sporting Kansas City, Montreal Impact, Real Salt Lake
Sunday, March 18: Philadelphia Union


Saturday, March 24: Chicago Fire, Columbus Crew, New England Revolution, Toronto FC
Sunday, March 25: New York Red Bulls


Saturday, May 12: Houston Dynamo (new stadium opener)

Dynamo 2012 season tickets and partial season ticket plans are currently available for purchase.  Partial season ticket plans are available in the 200 level of the new Dynamo Stadium for prices starting at $210 for 10 games and $115 for five games.  To purchase, or for more information, please call 713-276-GOAL or visit www.HoustonDynamo.com/Tickets.