Major League Rugby is back in Seattle Southside! After the league was forced to cancel the 2020 Rugby season due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Seattle Seawolves are returning to Seattle Southside to kickoff the 2021 Major League Rugby season this Spring! Beginning March 20, 2021, the reigning, back-to-back MLR Champion Seawolves are hoping for a three-peat as they take the pitch at Starfire Stadium for an 18-week season. And the best part is, the Seawolves plan to welcome fans back to Starfire Stadium on opening day!
If you’ve never seen a live game of rugby, or even if you have, the Seattle Seawolves put on quite a show. The game is action-packed from start to finish and the Seattle sports fans are as passionate as ever. Starfire Stadium is a spacious, outdoor venue which offers rugby fans great views of the game and pitchside seats. If you're flying or driving in for a game, you can get an exclusive discount at one of the Seawolves' official hotels by visiting this link.
Get Matchday ready with the following health and safety tips to know before you go:
HEALTH & SAFETY
Feeling Under the Weather?
If you are experiencing any COVID-19 symptoms, please keep the team and other guests healthy by staying home and cheering on the Seawolves by tuning into ROOT SPORTS.
Face masks are required to be worn by all guests in-stadium unless fully vaccinated.
Your Bag Must be Clear to be Cleared
Starfire Stadium has adopted a no bag or CLEAR BAG ONLY policy to limit contact and queuing at bag checks. Clear bags are available for purchase at the Seawolves Merchandise tent on matchday or on our online team store for matchday pickup.
Leave Your Cash at Home
All sales transactions at Starfire Stadium will be cashless to eliminate the handling and exchanging of money.
Hand sanitizing stations will be available throughout Starfire. Fans can, and are encouraged to, bring their own bottle of hand sanitizer.
Location, Location, Location
Fully-Vaccinated Only Sections are 102, 103, 104, 105, 106 on the North Side, 204 and 205 on the South Side and our new, fully vaccinated East Try Zone Standing Room Only section.
Bring Your Vaccination Card
Reminder: Documentation of vaccination status must be presented at entry and available upon request at any time. Don’t forget your vaccination card at home!
Face coverings are no longer required in-stadium for fully-vaccinated fans.
TICKETING & STADIUM ENTRY
• Fans sitting in fully vaccinated sections may enter either gate at Starfire Stadium. Fans sitting in physically distanced sections must enter through Gate 2 at the south end of the stadium.
• Gates will open 90 minutes prior to scheduled kickoff.
• Tickets have been delivered digitally via AXS Mobile ID on the AXS App. Download the AXS app to your smart phone today and be prepped to attend come matchday: Android • iOS.
• Fans are required to sit in their assigned seat indicated on their digital ticket.
• To learn more about AXS Mobile ID, visit the FAQ.
CONCESSIONS, ALCOHOL, AND MERCHANDISE
Yup, Still Cashless
Concessions, alcohol, and merchandise stands will be cashless!
Outside Food & Non-Alcoholic Drinks Welcome
Concession stand offerings will be limited to individually wrapped hot dogs, pre-packaged boxed goods, such as candy or trail mix, and non-alcoholic beverages. You’re allowed and encouraged to bring your own food and non-alcoholic beverages into Starfire in a clear bag - and yes that includes a slice of Watershed FC pizza for the match!
Beer Stand Locations
Beer Stands will be open atop of the grandstands above section 101 and on the south end of the stadium near Gate 2. Canned wine and cider will also be on sale. Once you have purchased your beverages, you must return to your assigned seat before enjoying.
Matchday Kit Sales
The Seawolves Merchandise Stand will be limited to a small number of one-size fits all items such as hats, scarves, balls, and clear bags. You can pre-order specific merchandise ahead of time on our online team store and pick it up on matchday!
Can’t make it to the game? Select Major League Rugby Games are televised on the CBS Sports Network with the “CBS Game of the Week.” And the majority of Seawolves matches will be shown regionally on ROOT Sports and CBS Sports Network and Fox Sports 2 nationally.
To learn more about the upcoming season and how to get tickets, please visit SeattleSeawolves.com.
So, what are you waiting for?! Buy your tickets now and root on the MLR Champion Seattle Seawolves as they #DefendtheShield!