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Lambeau Field ready for Packers-Lions home opener on Monday night


Lambeau Field is set to host fans for Monday night’s home opener between the Green Bay Packers and the Detroit Lions, the first full-capacity regular season game at Lambeau Field since 2019.

Monday’s half-time will pay tribute to the deceased Ted thompson, the former Packers general manager who died earlier this year. The team will unveil their name in a place of honor on the northeast section of the stadium facade to recognize their accomplishments during their tenure. Packers players will wear special decals on their helmets and Packers staff members will also wear pins and buttons with his initials in his honor.

Fans are reminded that the home opening festivities begin on Sunday, with the Kickoff Weekend concert event, presented by SiriusXM, Ticketmaster, Polaris and North Dakota Tourism. The concert will feature country artist Jake Owen, with music starting at 5 p.m. in the parking lot on the east side of Lambeau Field.

The Packers strongly encourage game participants to follow updated CDC guidelines, which include wearing a mask indoors, regardless of vaccination status. Packers staff members will wear masks in indoor spaces on match day, including club levels and the Packers Pro Shop and Packers Hall of Fame. While match attendees are not required to wear masks, the Packers are encouraging fans to bring masks to the match for use in indoor areas. More information on how the CDC’s recommendations apply to Lambeau Field spaces is online at https://pckrs.com/covid. Protocols are subject to change.

Fans are reminded that all tickets are mobile only as the Packers have switched to mobile tickets. Participants are requested to arrive on time at the gate indicated on their ticket and have their mobile tickets ready to be scanned, as entry may take longer than normal as fans and staff adjust to mobile tickets.

Fireworks will be triggered from the stadium roof one hour before kick-off to remind fans to start traveling to the stadium in order to be inside before kick-off. This year’s pre-game will feature new videos, new graphics, and an exciting new player intro tunnel feature.

The the team asks for patience fans before and during the game, as Lambeau Field continues to ramp up to full staffing levels in dealerships, retail and customer service. Fans may encounter longer-than-normal lines in certain areas or see concession stands that are not open or have limited menus.

Besides parking, which is cash only, fans should note that Lambeau Field and all of its businesses are now cashless. Fans should plan in advance to bring credit / debit cards or use contactless payment solutions. A cash-to-card converter station is available in the Atrium for those who do not use credit / debit cards.

Ahead of the national anthem, the Packers and WPS Health Solutions will recognize US Navy veteran Ruth Schmelzer Potier via Operation Fan Mail on video panels. Singer-songwriter Katrina Elam will sing the national anthem and two F-15Es from the 389th Fighter Squadron, from Mountain Home Air Force Base in Idaho, will fly over.

Fans entering all stadium gates will receive a Launch Weekend Rally Towel, courtesy of SiriusXM, Ticketmaster, Polaris and North Dakota Tourism.

Fans are reminded of the stadium’s security policy. No bag or handbag will be allowed inside the Lambeau field, unless it is made of clear plastic, vinyl or PVC and does not measure more than 12 “by 6” by 12 “. stadium seats are not permitted as part of the policy, however, stadium seats and stadium cushions that do not contain pockets or zippers and are 18 “wide or less are permitted. All fans entering Lambeau Field on match days will use metal detectors.

Lambeau Field parking lots will open at 3:15 p.m. on Monday, with doors opening at 5:15 p.m. until 3:15 p.m. Fans can tour the Johnsonville Tailgate Village in the east side parking lot, to enjoy live music from The Dweebs, as well as food, drink and a festive tailgating atmosphere. For more information on match days, visit packers.com/lambeau-field/gameday-information.


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