Columbus Crew hosts Latino Celebration Night with Chicago coming to town

Gustavo Vallecilla & Jimmy Medranda (courtesy Crew Communications)

Columbus Crew vs. Chicago Fire FC – Wed., September 20 at 7:30 p.m.

Happy Latino and Hispanic Heritage Month! During this month, we will celebrate our Latino and Hispanic fans, players, and their cultures, as well as the Club’s work to build an inclusive environment for everyone.

Join us for Latino Celebration Night | Celebración Latina as your Crew take on the Chicago Fire on Wednesday, with kickoff slated for 7:30 p.m.

Can’t make it to the match? Tune in on 97.1 The Fan or La Mega 103.1 or watch for FREE on MLS Season Pass on Apple TV.

Scroll below to learn more about the activities of this match day. Experience the world’s game as we celebrate many of the flavors, sounds, and traditions of the Hispanic and Latinx cultures.

Supporters are encouraged to arrive as early as possible and pre-purchase parking to enjoy the festivities.

Pre-Match Activities

  • Hop in to our 96-minute happy hour starting at 4:24 p.m. and dive into pre-match discounted food and drink ($3 hot dogs, $5 domestic and $6 craft beers) until 6:00 p.m. Cater to the kids with kids meals starting at $5!
    • Special offerings during happy hour include empanadas with chimichurri, churro donuts, elotes, and blood orange margaritas
  • Columbus-based Latin artists DJ Cale and the Latin Fever All-Stars will both be performing during the happy hour party on the Chase Plaza starting at 4:30 p.m.
  • Live percussion timbales, congas and accordion will be playing and professional dancers will be entertaining on the Chase Plaza during happy hour!
  • Try your luck at winning prizes through the Nationwide’s Kick & Win and Soccer Skee-ball.

Exclusive Merchandise

  • Show your support for Hispanic Heritage Month and your favorite MLS team with this Columbus Crew Pre-Match Top from adidas. It features a vibrant design with the iconic Columbus Crew logo on the chest.

Matchday Team Arrival

  • At 5:55 p.m., cheer on your Crew as the team arrives at the West Lobby on Columbus Crew Way!
  • Fans at the 96-minute happy hour who wish to attend the team arrival should see an experience team member.

Food & Beverage Specials