Health Safety



Welcome back FANS!

Soldier Field is excited to welcome fans back for the 2021 Chicago Fire FC season. Your Matchday experience this year will be different from previous years. Working with local officials, the Chicago Fire FC, and in following CDC guidelines, we developed protocols designed around one idea, keeping you safe and as comfortable as possible while visiting Soldier Field. From the parking lot to your seats, you will see enhancements designed to keep you safe.

  • No tailgating before, during, or after the games.
  • Contact less payment options are available at our concessions stands
  • Enhanced cleaning protocols paying extra focus on high touch areas throughout the stadium
  • Increased frequency of washroom cleanings
  • Pod-style seating designed to maintain social distancing
  • Staggered entry times
  • Directional signage to help maintain social distancing

Know Before You Go

Here are the things you will need to know prior to visiting Soldier Field:


From parking lot arrival to sitting in your seat, we need you to do your part as well. Soldier Field requires all employees and guests age 2 or older to wear a CDC approved face mask.

  • Keep your face mask on, covering your nose and mouth,unless when actively eating or drinking.
  • Maintain your social distance throughout the stadium.
  • Remember to wash your hands with soap and water whenever possible. Hand sanitizing stations are available throughout the stadium. Guests may bring up to a 3 oz size bottle of hand sanitizer as long as it is in the original container. Hand sanitizing stations are available throughout the stadium.
  • If you are experiencing symptoms of COVID-19 (cough, runny nose, headache, fever above 100.4F, muscle pain, chills, lose of taste or smell) we request that you visit Soldier Field at a later date.
  • If you have tested positive for COVID-19 in the last 14 days or think you may have been exposed to the disease, we request that you visit Soldier Field at a later date.
  • The use of touch-less payment options is encouraged whenever possible.


All stadium guests are expected to maintain social distancing throughout the stadium, including the seating bowl. Fans should pay attention to signage, only sit in their assigned seats and avoid other fans who are not a part of your group by at least six feet. Each fan should assure his or her comfort level with the fans attending the event as part of your group.


Wash hands for 20 seconds with soap and water, or use hand sanitizer. Hand sanitizer will be readily available for your use throughout the stadium, and fans are encouraged to use it regularly.

Do not enter stadium


If you have COVID-19, COVID-19 symptoms, or know you’ve been exposed to COVID-19 in the past 14 days. All staff and stadium employees will have their temperature taken before entering the building. Any temperature above 100.4⁰F will be flagged, and that employee will be sent home.

Health and safety reminders


Please stay home if you or anyone who you have been in close contact with has recently tested positive for COVID-19 or recently experienced a fever, ailment, or any symptoms consistent with COVID-19.

 COVID-19 Warning 

We have enhanced health and safety measures for everyone entering Soldier Field. Guests are expected to follow all local laws along with all posted signage and directives from employees. Failure to do so can result in removal from the stadium. An inherent risk of exposure to COVID-19 exists in any public place. COVID-19 is an extremely contagious disease that can lead to severe illness and death.