Vikings vs Saints: Gameday Guide 2019: Preseason Week 1 vs. VikingsThe New Orleans Saints will take on the Minnesota Vikings this Friday, Aug. 9 at 7 p.m. in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. All gates at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome open at 5 p.m., with the exception of Gate A Ground Level, which opens to Suite and ADA patrons at 4 p.m. Champions Square will open at 4 p.m., along with club XLIV & Opening Act.
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Get your game face on and join us in Champions Square, Club XLIV, and Opening Act before the Saints kick off in the Dome. It’s free and open to the public three hours before every Saints home game. Your Champions Square experience will include live entertainment, frosty drinks and delicious food. For more information about Game Days at Champions Square, click here.
Club XLIV is an indoor lounge featuring high-end furnishings, flat screen televisions and a premium bar and is conveniently located next to the stage in Champions Square. Opening Act, adjacent to the Square, is an additional option for your Saints game day experience that offers tasty food for purchase. It’s a great spot to have a drink and watch NFL pregame shows!
In addition to the great food and beverage offerings available for purchase throughout the Square, popular food trucks Frencheeze, Nola Foods, Dixie and Centerplate’s Streetcar Eats will also be on-site. Live entertainment will also return to Champions Square to get fans ready to cheer on the Saints.
Due to increased security measures at all NFL stadiums, vehicles parking in certain areas of the Mercedes-Benz Superdome parking garages will now be subject to security screenings at every home game. Enhanced vehicle screening will consist of an EOD canine sweep. Only vehicles parking within close proximity to the stadium will be subject to the enhanced EOD canine search. This would include guests who are parking in the A or B lanes of the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. For more information, CLICK HERE.
Want the latest up-to-the-minute traffic alerts on your way to the Mercedes-Benz Superdome? GoAuto has joined the Saints to make your gameday commute a breeze. Simple download the Saints app presented by Verizon and turn on Gameday Traffic Alerts to receive notifications straight to your phone.
As mandated by the NFL, the Mercedes-Benz Superdome uses walk-through metal detectors during Saints games at all entry gates to enhance safety and security.
The NFL “clear bag” policy remains the same. All bags, including diaper bags, are prohibited other than clear vinyl bags no larger than 12” X 12” X 6” or a One-Gallon Ziploc bag (limit 1 of either). Small clutch bags no larger than 6.5″ wide X 4.5″ high, with or without a handle or strap, may be taken into the stadium in addition to one of the clear bags. Click here for an information sheet with details on the “All Clear” bag policy.
Fans are also encouraged to review additional stadium information and policies before arriving at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome HERE.NFL ticketing policies will prohibit printed PDF tickets from being accepted for entry into the Mercedes-Benz Superdome.