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Grass Berm at Dignity Health Sports Park Returns for Saturday's LA Galaxy Home Opener

March 4, 2020 - Major League Soccer (MLS) - LA Galaxy News Release

LOS ANGELES - The LA Galaxy announced today that the club will open seating on the Dignity Health Sports Park Grass Berm for the home-opening contest this Saturday, March 7 against Vancouver Whitecaps FC (7 p.m. PT; Spectrum SportsNet), marking the first time in over three years fans can enjoy an LA Galaxy game from the grass seating area.

The LA Galaxy are advising all fans attending to arrive early to Saturday's contest. Fans who arrive at the stadium after 6 p.m. PT risk missing kick off between the two sides, with an expected capacity crowd in attendance for the match, presented by Angry Orchard.

A limited number of tickets remain for Saturday's home opener on www.lagalaxy.com/tickets. Additional tickets can be secured through a 2020 LA Galaxy Season Ticket Membership by visiting www.lagalaxy.com/since96.

Victoria Block

Saturday's contest will be the first official MLS match featuring Victoria Block, the club's new safe standing section at the North End of Dignity Health Sports Park. Victoria Block, occupied by LA Galaxy official supporters' groups Angel City Brigade, Galaxians and the Galaxy Outlawz, is a part of a multi-year plan to enhance fan and supporter experience at Dignity Health Sports Park.

Giveaway item

The first 15,000 fans to enter Dignity Health Sports Park on Saturday will receive a 2020 LA Galaxy Magnet Schedule courtesy of Angry Orchard. For a full list of LA Galaxy Theme Nights and promotional giveaways, visit here.

Parking

To accommodate early arrival, parking gates A and D will open at 10 a.m. PT, with all other parking lots opening at 3:00 p.m. PT. All regular stadium gates will open at 5:00 p.m. PT.

Galaxy Express

The Galaxy Express offers fans free non-stop shuttles to and from Dignity Health Sports Park for every LA Galaxy home match and will be in operation on Saturday. Galaxy Express service includes free parking at Del Amo Station or Harbor Gateway Transit Center. Shuttle service to Dignity Health Sports Park on Saturday begins at 5 p.m. PT and runs through the match's 15th minute. Return trips operate from the 75th minute through 45 minutes after the final whistle. Fans are encouraged to connect to the Galaxy Express by riding the Metro Silver Line to the Harbor Gateway Transit Center in Gardena, Calif., or the Metro Blue Line to the Del Amo Station in Rancho Dominguez, Calif.

Harbor Gateway Transit Center

731 W 182nd St.

Gardena, CA 90248

Del Amo Station

20220 Santa Fe Ave.

Los Angeles, CA 90220

Clear Bag Policy

Permitted bags include bags that are clear plastic or vinyl and do not exceed 12" x 6" x 12", one-gallon clear plastic freezer bags (ziplock bag or similar) or small clutch bags that do not exceed 4.5" x 6.5". For all information on the clear bag policy, click here.

TIMELINE

10:00am

Parking Gates A & D Open

3:00pm

All Other Parking Gates Open

4:30pm

Media Gates Open

5:00pm

All Regular Stadium Gates Open

5:00pm

Galaxy Express Begins Running

7:00pm

LA Galaxy vs. Vancouver Whitecaps FC

LA Galaxy Season Ticket Memberships for the 2020 Major League Soccer season are now available. Galaxy fans can go to lagalaxy.com/since96 to secure their 2020 LA Galaxy Season Ticket Memberships. Fans can also call 1.877.3GALAXY (342.5299) and press 2 when prompted to purchase memberships.


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