Frequently Asked Questions - Stadium
- Where is The Home Depot Center?
- Is there anything I am not allowed to bring to The Home Depot Center?
- How early do parking lots open before a Galaxy game?
- What are the parking charges for Galaxy games at The Home Depot Center?
- Where should guests with handicapped parking placards enter?
- Is tailgating permitted?
- What time do the stadium gates open?
- How many people does the stadium seat?
- What accommodations are available for disabled fans?
- Are there specific Galaxy supporters sections at Galaxy games?
- Are there designated seating sections for visiting fans?
- How can I sit on the lawn below the DiamondVision (big screen)?
- Are seats numbered, or is seating General Admission?
- Which sections have actual seats and which have bench seating?
- How can I reserve a suite for a Galaxy game?
- How do I get in to the Stadium Club restaurant?
- How can I arrange for a message on the DiamondVision (big screen) during a Galaxy game?
Q: Where is The Home Depot Center?
A: The Home Depot Center is located off of the 405 and 91 Freeways on the campus of California State University, Dominguez Hills at 18400 Avalon Boulevard in Carson, California. To find driving directions from your destination, click here.
Q: Is there anything I am not allowed to bring to The Home Depot Center?
A: For a current list of prohibited items, please visit The Home Depot Center's official website. Please also note that in addition to the items prohibited by The Home Depot Center management, the Galaxy organization has banned horns/vuvuzelas from Galaxy home games at The Home Depot Center in response to overwhelming fan feedback.
Q: How early do parking lots open before a Galaxy game?
A: Parking lots typically open two (2) hours before kickoff (e.g. 5:30 pm for a 7:30 pm game). For exact times, please visit lagalaxy.com/gameday the day of the match to view an updated timeline, as well as full list of events and activities going on in and around The Home Depot Center.
Q: What are the parking charges for Galaxy games at The Home Depot Center?
A: The standard parking charge is $15 per vehicle. A limited number of preferred parking spaces are available for $30 per car, and valet parking is available for $45 per car. Please be aware, though, that The Home Depot Center management reserves the right to change parking rates for certain events. Oversized vehicles must pay for additional spaces. Event day parking for guests with disabilities is available in Lots 10, 13, and 15 on a first-come, first-served basis. View a detailed parking map for more information. To obtain additional parking information before you arrive at an event, please call The Home Depot Center parking office at 310-630-2147 (English) or 310-630-2061 (Spanish).
Q: Where should guests with handicapped parking placards enter?
A: Guests with disabilities who have disabled parking placards and are seeking parking reserved for disabled guests may enter at any gate; if entering through Gate A, use the Pass Lane.
Q: Is tailgating permitted?
A: Tailgating is not permitted in The Home Depot Center parking lots. However, The Home Depot Center has designated the grass lawn areas outside the Northwest and Northeast Stadium Entrances as a picnic areas for fans. Come early and enjoy time with friends and family! (Electric grills only, please.)
Q: What time do the stadium gates open?
A: Stadium gates typically open to the public 90 minutes before kickoff (e.g. 6:00 p.m. for a 7:30 p.m. game).
Q: How many people does the stadium seat?
A: The Home Depot Center's soccer stadium can seat 27,000 fans. For a seating chart, click here »
Q: What accommodations are available for disabled fans?
A: The Home Depot Center provides access for guests with disabilities. These areas include gates, restrooms, suites, ticket windows, drinking fountains, concession counters and seating areas. Please advise us of your needs at the time you purchase your tickets so that we are better prepared to make your Galaxy game day experience an enjoyable one. For more information, please visit The Home Depot Center's official website. You also may leave a message on The Home Depot Center's Guest Services Hotline (310-630-2055) concerning any needs you have for your visit.
Q: Are there specific Galaxy supporters sections at Galaxy games?
A: Sections 137 and 138 in the Southeast corner are designated for the LA Riot Squad. The Angel City Brigade sits in General Admission (north endline) in and around Section 121, and the Galaxians sit in General Admission (north endline) in Section 123.
Q: Are there designated seating sections for visiting fans?
A: For certain matches, opposing teams may organize a specific seating section for their traveling fans; call 1-877-3GALAXY (1-877-342-5299) or 310-630-2200 to inquire about any visiting fans' sections.
Visiting fans are not prohibited from sitting in any particular section but are advised to avoid sitting in or near Sections 121, 122, 137 and 138, the designated Galaxy supporters' sections.
Q: How can I sit on the lawn below the DiamondVision (big screen)?
A: The inclined lawn (also called the berm) above the north goal is opened up as a seating section for fans when seating in the stands is sold out. For more information, contact a Galaxy representative at 1-877-3GALAXY (1-877-342-5299) or 310-630-2200 .
Q: Are seats numbered, or is seating General Admission?
A: The Galaxy offer General Admission in the lower bowl (Sections 118-125 along the North Endline); if the Section on your ticket begins with the letters GA-L, you may sit in any available seat in these sections.
All other sections in the stands have reserved seating, so please consult the Section, Row, and Seat number on your ticket. Galaxy and Home Depot Center staff members will be happy to assist you in finding your seat.
Q: Which sections have actual seats and which have bench seating?
A: The sections along the east and west sidelines (Sections 107-115 and 128-136) have individual seats; other sections of the stadium offer bench seating.
Q: How can I reserve a suite for a Galaxy game?
A: The suites located along the west sideline and south endline are typically reserved by companies and other groups on a full season basis. To inquire about availability of individual suites on a game-by-game basis, please contact a Galaxy representative at 1-877-3GALAXY (1-877-342-5299) or 310-630-2200 .
Q: How do I get in to the Stadium Club restaurant?
A: In the past, access to the American Express Stadium Club restaurant was exclusively for club seat ticketholders and suite ticketholders. However, Galaxy representatives may occasionally be able to arrange reservations for other guests who intend to purchase dinner in the Stadium Club. Please contact your Service Specialist (if you are a Galaxy Season Ticket Holder) or your Galaxy representative (if you are not) with as much advance notice as possible. Outside of match days, the American Express Stadium Club restaurant may be reserved for private functions and special events. For more information on the American Express Stadium Club, click here.
Q: How can I arrange for a message on the DiamondVision (big screen) during a Galaxy game?
A: DiamondVision messages are available through one of two ways:
- In return for a $50 tax-deductible donation to the Galaxy Foundation; requests and donations must be received no less than 7 business days prior to the game for which the message is requested. click here.
- To welcome groups of 10 or more people who reserve their seats through a Galaxy representative – call 1-877-3GALAXY (1-877-342-5299) or 310-630-2200 for more information.
DiamondVision messages are limited to 30 characters or less, including spaces and punctuation.