Activities & Attractions May 7, 2019

8 Tips to Help You Prepare for a HFX Wanderers Home Game in Halifax

Catch a home game with Halifax’s new Canadian Premier League soccer team, the HFX Wanderers FC! Follow these tips to get the most out of your Wanderers experience.

1. Have your tickets ready

Make your entrance to the Wanderers Grounds smooth by accessing your tickets on your mobile before you leave for the match.

Download the CPL Centre Circle App, then follow the handy instructions included so you’re ready for the game!

2. Wear blue

This is a big one! Let’s turn the Wanderers Grounds blue for every home match!

We want our players to feel the passion AND we want Canadians across the country to see that the Wanderers Grounds will be THE best home grounds in the league!

Canadian Premier League – HFX Wanderers FC v Forge FC – Wanderers Grounds, Halifax, Nova Scotia – May 4, 2019. (Trevor MacMillan/CPL)

3. Jersey pick up

Don’t have any blue? We’ve got you covered.

Those sharp-looking jerseys will be available for members to pick up outside of Gate A before the games. Inside the gates, merchandise sales will be set up with jerseys, hats, and t-shirts.

Shop HFX Wanderers Gear online

4. Arrive early

Make sure you’re in the stadium in plenty of time to get behind our Wanderers and help create an atmosphere that will feel like a twelfth man to our team.

Canadian Premier League – HFX Wanderers FC v Forge FC – Wanderers Grounds, Halifax, Nova Scotia – May 4, 2019. (Trevor MacMillan/CPL)

5. Find a parking spot

There are more than 800 parking spaces in lots on Bell Road adjacent to our stadium. It’s another good reason to arrive early to snag a space.

Follow this link, or take public transit.

6. March to the Match*

Join fans at Wanderers partner pubs before the game in what’s going to become a unique Halifax tradition.

Learn more about March to the Match.

*Note: March to the Match events may be suspended due to COVID-19 public health regulations.

7. Check Game Day Guidelines beforehand

Help everyone have a fun and safe time at the Wanderers Grounds by following these Game Day Guidelines.

8. Get behind the Wanderers!

Make noise and cheer on our team and together let’s make it a day to remember. COME ON YOU WANDERERS!

Blog adapted from this article.

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