Our Code of Conduct & Prohibited Items list remains the same. Click below to learn more.
Tickets, Timing, and Entry
Is there any parking at the stadium?
Free parking will be available in Lot C and Lot D on Merritt College campus. Please do not leave any valuables in your car while you attend an Oakland Soul match. ADA Parking and Entrance can be found HERE.
Once parked, follow signs to the entrance into the Merritt College Stadium north of the parking lot. Please refer to the Stadium Map for more detail on the best way to get to the entrance.
How are tickets scanned at the game?
Due to limited cell service, we encourage fans to print their tickets ahead of the game or download them onto your phone prior to arriving at the Merritt College.
What time do gates open?
Gates will open at 1:00 PM PT for all ticket holders.
What is the bag policy?
Clear Bag Policy; one clear bag – either a one-gallon Ziploc style bag or 14″ x 6″ x 14″ clear bag or a small clutch. Click here for our prohibited items list.
Food, Beverages, and Merchandise
Will merchandise be available for purchase?
Oakland Roots SC and Oakland Soul SC merchandise will be available for purchase during the home game.
Are water bottles allowed in the stadium?
One manufacturer-sealed plastic water bottle is allowed in the stadium. No personal water bottles, glass bottles, or outside beverages are allowed in the stadium. Please review our code of conduct and prohibited items list of what you can and cannot bring into the stadium.
Will food and drink options be available?
Food and beverages are available for purchase, including alcohol.
Can I pay with cash this season?
In an effort to maintain safety and reduce touch points across the stadium environment, each home game will be cashless. All merchandise, food and beverage purchases will be made electronically.