RFK Stadium (Robert F. Kennedy Memorial Stadium)

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2400 E Capitol St NE
Washington, DC 20003
(202) 249-3000

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  • Be sure to check out one of the DC United games here, just don't get caught calling it "Soccer" :).
  • This stadium has been home to a number of professional sports teams: the Washington Redskins of the NFL (1961-96), the Washington Senators of MLB (1962-71) and the Washington Nationals, also of MLB.
  • FREE match programs are available at Main Gate, Gate A, Gate F, the Team Store, and all merchandise stands.
  • Visit the Team Store located at the Main Gate for the latest United jerseys, hats, t-shirts, sweatshirts, and more. The store opens four hours before kickoff. http://www.dcuteamstore.com/
  • #Jugamos12 con la #PasinQueNosUne Femenil!
  • Be sure to head out to D.C. United games early for the best tailgate in town. Food, beer, cornhole, foosball, live music and more in Lot 8!
  • The stadium opens an hour (60 minutes) prior to kickoff. Arrive early to avoid lines and to get a copy of the matchday program.
  • Beware of wild animals running around the upper bowl, as well as the lack of any basic amenities for traveling supporters.
  • The Sounders FC earned their first piece of hardware here on September 2, 2009 by defeating DC United in the Lamar Hunt US Open Cup Championship match.
  • Check out the tailgate in Lot 8 before the match. While you are there consider joining one of the Supporters Clubs - http://www.dcunited.com/matchday/supporters-clubs
  • For D.C. United games, get seats close to the Barra Brava (sections 135 to 138 and 233 to 235), which contains the liveliest fans.
  • Never stop supporting! Vamos United!
  • ABIBAS 110% FACT: Home to DC United, known for having some of craziest ultra in US. La Barra Brava form in 1995 and started by Bolivian immigrants. Look out for famous half-time drum circle party.
  • Cruz and Dero having a little chat...Lol
  • Built in 1961 and originally called th District of Columbia Stadium and was renamed in 1969 - 7 months after the assasination of Robert F. Kennedy.
  • 2010 Military Bowl. Maryland blows out East Carolina 51-20. Ralph Friedgen's final game as Maryland head coach.
  • go DC united
  • Ultras / LaNorte Tailgate
  • Nice nice nice
  • Not many stadiums have had 7 championships esp in DC (3 redskins, 4 DC United)... but sadly the stadium is showing its age...

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