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Stadium Series Guide: What you need to know before Saturday

by Chicago Blackhawks / Chicago Blackhawks

With the Blackhawks' Stadium Series game at Soldier Field fast approaching, here is some of the information you need:

Where can I park?

Most parking facilities immediately surrounding the stadium require a pre-paid parking coupon. These facilities open four hours prior to game time and close two hours after the game. A limited number of single game parking passes for various lots servicing Soldier Field may be purchased in advance by visiting

What can I take into Soldier Field?

Guests at Soldier Field are asked to cooperate with security personnel to ensure the safety of all guests. In addition, guests who wear or bring heavy clothing, jackets, or blankets may be asked to open such items for inspection and pat down. The following items are not permitted:

  • Alcoholic beverages
  • Backpacks, bags and purses larger than 12"x12"x12"
  • Cans, bottles or other beverage containers
  • Cameras with lenses that exceed 6” when fully extended
  • Fanny Packs

For a full list of restricted items, click here.

What time do gates open?

Gates will open at 5 p.m.

Where is Will Call located?

The Will Call booth is located at the large ticket booth across from Gate 10 on the Southeast corner of the stadium. Please bring a photo ID that matches the name on the tickets. Will Call will open at 3 p.m.

What activities are available before the game?

From 3-7 p.m., Spectator Plaza will entertain guests with live music, hockey themed attractions, and concessions! The free event is located on the stadium green outside Gate 6.

Or, come out to the Chicago Blackhawks Charities Madhouse at the Museum tailgate before the game. A ticket to this tailgate will provide premium food and drink, a heated tent and more. For tickets, click here.

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