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North Carolina FC Announces 2018 Home Opener Kickoff Time, Tickets On Sale Now 

By North Carolina FC, 01/23/18, 11:00AM EST


NCFC opens 2018 campaign with special St. Patrick’s Day offers, promotions for home opener  

CARY, N.C. (Jan. 23, 2018) – North Carolina FC will make its United Soccer League (USL) debut on Saturday, March 17 when the team hosts the Tampa Bay Rowdies at 3:30 p.m. at Sahlen’s Stadium at WakeMed Soccer Park, the club announced today. Additionally, tickets for the 2018 home opener are on sale now.
North Carolina FC welcomes back a familiar face to Cary as the Rowdies visit for the home opener, and the club invites fans to celebrate the start of a new season in St. Patrick’s Day style. Special tickets packages, concession specials and limited-edition merchandise will make the 2018 campaign kickoff a must-attend event.
Ticket Packages
Four Leaf Clover Pack
In honor of St. Patrick’s Day, this ticket package includes four North Stand tickets and a limited-edition St. Patrick’s themed team scarf for just $39. Click here to take advantage of this special ticket deal.
Supporter’s Lucky Day
For this game only, fans who buy one ticket in the Supporter’s Section (Section 201-208) will receive one free ticket. Click here to purchase your tickets in the South Stand. All fans can start the party early with an Oak City Supporters tailgate where free food and beer will be provided by NCFC. Click here for more information about the Oak City Supporters.
Individual Tickets
Individual tickets for the 2018 home opener are on sale now. The club offers several seating options at Sahlen’s Stadium. Fans can enjoy the action along the west and east sidelines for an up-close panoramic view. Those who are looking to watch the game from a player’s perspective can experience the game with Field Seat tickets, or get a behind-the-goal angle from the North and South Stands. Group tickets as well as suite tickets are also on sale now. Click here to explore ticketing options and purchase your tickets for the home opener.
The St. Patrick’s Day team scarf will also be available for purchase at the merchandise stands located on the east and west sides of the stadium if any remain at the conclusion of the Four Leaf Clover Pack sale March 17. Supply is limited, so fans are encouraged to purchase the Four Leaf Clover Pack to ensure scarf availability.
Concession Specials
Backyard Bistro will be offering $3 beer at a select concession stand for NCFC’s home opener. A special food menu item will also be announced at a later date.
In addition to home opener tickets, North Carolina FC season tickets are now on sale and feature the newest membership benefit – Beer for the Year. Fans who opt in to the added membership bonus by March 1 will receive one free Lonerider North Carolina Football Club Captain’s Ale at every regular-season home match for no added cost. To purchase season tickets, sign up for Beer for the Year or ask questions regarding the home opener, please call the North Carolina FC office at 919-459-8144 to speak with a ticket representative. For more information about the club, visit