NEXT HOME MATCH:
NYCFC vs Orlando City
Sat, June 2 @ 7:30PM
Join us on June 2nd for Pride Night vs. Orlando City SC:
- 6:00 PM: Doors open to the general public.
- Stop by the corner of 161st St. and River Ave. for City Beats pre and post-match performances.
- Be sure to stop by the Fan Zone, now located on the Masterpass® Deck for free face painting, balloon artists, and a GIF station; which will include special Pride-themed designs and photo opportunities.
- 6:50 PM: Your Boys in Blue take the pitch for warmups.
- 7:20 PM: Be in your seats as pre-match ceremonies begin and we announce the starting XI.
- 7:30 PM: Have your scarves ready as the Tunnel of Honor leads NYC’s team onto the pitch. The Tunnel of Honor will include members of the NYPD’s Gay Officers Action League (GOAL) and the teams will be accompanied onto the pitch by special Pride-themed procession flags.
- 7:33 PM: Join in with members of Tonewall from the NYC Gay Men’s Chorus as they perform the National Anthem. Our Nation’s Colors will be presented by the NYPD Ceremonial Unit, featuring members of GOAL.
- 7:36 PM: Get set for kickoff as we ceremoniously set off the smoke stacks, which will be wrapped in the colors of the Pride flag.
- 7:38 PM: Kick-off!
New format for 2018 – City Beats features skilled street musicians that will add to the party-like atmosphere outside of Yankee Stadium before and after each 2018 NYCFC home match.
New location for 2018 – Fan Zone is FREE and is now located on the Masterpass® Deck, adjacent to Section 238. The Fan Zone will be open from doors through the start of the 2nd half during each NYCFC home match.
DJ Mode is the Music Supervisor for New York City FC. Prior to every home match, DJ Mode's mixes will be played from when gates open through team warmups. If you want a preview of a pre-match mix or want to hear it again, enjoy these tracks.
The video that plays before every New York City FC match at Yankee Stadium.