FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
August 29, 2018
SANTA CLARA, Calif. – The San Francisco 49ers will host the Los Angeles Chargers at 7:00 p.m., Thursday, August 30th, at Levi’s® Stadium for the 2018 preseason finale. The game will be televised locally on KPIX 5 and live streamed throughout the Bay Area at 49ers.com and on the 49ers Mobile App. Additionally, the game will be available on radio broadcasts in the Bay Area on KGO 810-AM and KSAN 107.7 FM The Bone and in Spanish on 49ers.com. Fans looking for tickets to Thursday’s game should visit TicketMaster.
Due to typical, weekday Bay Area rush hour traffic, fans are encouraged to plan accordingly Thursday evening. Parking lots will open at 3:30 p.m. on Thursday. Faithful Mile presented by Global Syn-Turf and premium gates will open at 4:00 p.m. and all gates to the stadium will open at 5:00 p.m. Guests can purchase a parking pass prior to heading to Levi’s Stadium and should follow the gameday driving directions shown on the parking pass, which can also be found here: http://www.levisstadium.com/plan-your-visit/parking-lot-maps/.
Please note that there will be changes to VTA’s light rail and Caltrain service during and post-game. All changes to the service schedule can be found at http://www.vta.org/levis-stadium-light-rail-service-schedules.
Fans should also be aware of the Levi’s Stadium Bag Policy which prohibits all bags, backpacks and other carriers from being brought into the stadium with the following exceptions; Approved clear plastic bags (12” x 6” x 12”) … Small Clutch Bag (4.5” x 6.5”).
Please visit the following link below for the informative Chargers vs. 49ers Gameday Guide, featuring event information, parking and directions, public transportation information, a detailed stadium map, full security policies and a fan information guide: http://www.levisstadium.com/event/2018-08-30-49ers-vs-chargers/
Please visit the link below to view the 49ers Weekly Game release for all the information you need to know about this week’s matchup: http://49ers.1stroundmediagroup.com/weeklybooks/.
WHAT’S HAPPENING AT THIS WEEK’S 49ERS GAME
Gameday Entertainment and Features
- The National Anthem will be performed by Trevor Neal, a Grammy-nominated baritone singer and member of Opera San José.
- The Colors will be presented by Travis Air Force Base.
- This week’s Foghorn Energizer will feature players from the San Jose Sharks.
- The 49ers Foundation 50/50 will benefit City Year, a national nonprofit that helps to close gaps in high-need schools by supporting students’ academic and social-emotional development while also providing schools with the additional capacity to enhance school culture and climate.
- Schedule Magnets presented by Bud Light will be provided to all fans upon entry.
- During the pregame, the Faithful Mile presented by Global Syn-Turf will host Stompbox, a five-piece dance band that showcases Rock and R&B favorites from the 70s to today.
- Hometown Heroes will recognize local service member, Master Sergeant Hector Trujillo. He will be honored for his military service on the video board during the second quarter.
- The Dignity Health Play Kind Zone is open pregame through the end of halftime for families attending the game with young children. The youngest of the Faithful can partake in skills and drills, take a trip down a larger than life football slide, get their “My First 49ers Game” credential, enjoy complimentary face painting, air brush tattoo’s or game day hair coloring.
- Have TSA Pre✓®? Look for the IdentoGO fast lanes for TSA Pre✓® members at home games located at Toyota Gate F and the Faithful Mile presented by Global Syn-Turf security entrance near Gate B. For IdentoGO Domestic PreCheck holders, locate your KTN number at www.identogo.com/ktn to show an IdentoGO representative. For Global Entry holders, you must bring your KTN card to use this lane. Not a member yet? Make sure to visit the activation booth in Faithful Mile to sign-up.
- If the 49ers score two-or-more touchdowns, fans will receive a free Jumbo Jack on Friday, August 31st with the purchase of a large beverage. Just mention the 49ers when ordering at a participating Jack in the Box.
- Please note VTA’s light rail and Caltrain service during and post-game. The VTA to the service schedule can be found at http://www.vta.org/levis-stadium-light-rail-service-schedules