Arrive Early for SoccerFest & Tailgating

Fans encouraged to arrive early for SoccerFest of LA Galaxy-Real Madrid game at the Rose Bowl

The LA Galaxy are encouraging fans to arrive early for Saturday’s friendly
against Real Madrid to enjoy an enhanced version of Soccerfest in Lot H at the
Rose Bowl. The match, which presented by Pechanga Resort & Casino, will kick
off at 7:30 p.m., but the fun begins at 3 p.m., with live music, interactive
elements, food options from 12 different vendors and

For a complete rundown of the day’s
events and everything on offer at Soccerfest, fans are advised to visit

Highlighting the musical
performances will be Jose Espinosa and his Umbalae. Espinosa was a founding
member of the musical group Ozomatli and currently performs with several
different Los
Angeles music groups with styles ranging from Cuban son
to funk and jazz.

Galaxy fans will also be able to
choose from a wide variety of food choices, with featured vendors: Robin’s
Woodfire BBQ and Grill, Teri & Yaki, KETTLE KORN, DD’s Southern Catfish,
Gourmet Grillmasters, El Cholo, Pizza Squares, American Pretzel, Maui Wowi,
Neomeze, Brander’s BBQ, and Grandma’s Snowies. Other attractions include
interactive inflatables, sign making stations, face painting, and the Galaxy

Fans are also encouraged to visit
Pechanga Resort & Casino’s booth
at Soccerfest to enter for the chance to compete in Pechanga’s
on-field halftime Crossbar Challenge. Three lucky fans will compete for a chance
to win a VIP Experience at Pechanga Resort & Casino with 2 nights of
luxurious accommodations, $100 in Free Play and a $50 dining

lots open at noon for the game and the Galaxy are urging fans to arrive at the
stadium early so that they can experience the complete array of entertainment
options that will be available to them at Soccerfest. For the easiest access in
and out of the game, fans are also encouraged to carpool, ride the free shuttle
to the game from Old Pasadena or use public transportation. For more information
on traffic, parking and directions please visit

wishing to purchase tickets can do so by visiting or by calling 1-877-3GALAXY
(342-5299), as well as and through all
Ticketmaster outlets.