Bun B to perform at the Bud Light Beer Garden, 4th of July scarf and more

Riding the high of an Open Cup victory, the Houston Dynamo return to BBVA Compass Stadium on July 3 to face the Chicago Fire. Friday night's match is the 7th annual Armed Forces Appreciation Night so come out and show your support for our nation's heroes (TICKETS). 

If you are a member of the Armed Forces and have claimed donated tickets, please visit the designated table outside of the box office. 

Food Drive: Join the Dynamo, Kroger and the Houston Food Bank in the fight to end hunger. We will accept donation at every gate entrance on Friday. If you purchase tickets at the box office and have a food donation, you receive $2 off of each ticket you purchase. Forever Orange Members will receive reward points for dropping off items.

Bud Light Beer Garden at Orange Ave: Kickoff your Indepdence Day weekend in spectacular fashion at the Bud Light Beer Garden. Friday's game will also feature the famed Budweiser Build-a-Bar. Gates open at 6:00 p.m. DJ Charlee Brown will get the party started and Texas rap legend Bun B of UGK will cap it off with an amazing performance. James Coney Island and Olive Garden will be on site serving all of your favorite foods. Get there early!

March to the Match: Listen for the Chick-fil-A Cattle Call and join the crowd on the way into BBVA Compass Stadium. Get to your seats early to catch the Coast Guard flyover. Also the team will wear these awesome Orange camo shirts during warmups so you don't want to miss that.

Seat upgrades: Tweet @HoustonDynamo a picture of you in your seats using #CFASeatUpgrade for a chance to win two VIP field seats and Chick-fil-A chicken sandwiches for a YEAR. 

Item of the Game: Only available on Friday is a 4th of July themed Houston Dynamo scarf (pictured above). Supply is limited, so get to the adidas Team Store early!

Halftime: Salute the newest members of our Armed Forces after an official swearing in ceremony right there at BBVA Compass Stadium.

When we score, you score

  • If the Dynamo score on a corner kick, take proof of attendance to your local Menchie's for 5 oz of free frozen yogurt.
  • When the Dynamo score two or more goals, you win the Cane's Challenge. Take your ticket stubs to your local Raising Cane's for buy one, get one free Cane's Box Combos.
  • After the match, redeem the 15% off coupon on your ticket back at James Coney Island. 

Brad's Brigade t-shirts: Dynamo Charities will have Brad's Brigade t-shirts available at their table inside the Methodist Gate for only $10. Get one!

Postgame fireworks: The show doesn't end when the final whistle blows. Be sure to hang around for a special fireworks show presented by Kroger.

Broadcast: If you are unable to attend Friday's match, be sure to tune in via Univision Deportes Network (watch in English + channel listings). Listen via Yahoo Sports Radio 1560 & La Ranchera 850 AM.

Next Game: The Dynamo will head to California to face the San Jose Earthquakes on Friday, July 10 at 10 p.m. CT. The match will be broadcast live on UniMas. Join us at the Richmond Arms for the official Houston Dynamo watch party.

Looking forward:

  • Register now for the inaugural Houston Sports Park Crit Series. The first race is Sunday, July 5. All riders are welcome. (REGISTER)
  • Support Houston Dynamo Academy in the US Development Academy playoffs on July 7 at Houston Sports Park. The match is free to the public.
  • Six Houston Dash players return to BBVA Compass Stadium after stints in the 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup on July 12. (TICKETS)