- The Seahawks invite fans to plan ahead and arrive early for the Seahawks versus the San Francisco 49ers game at CenturyLink Field on Sunday, December 23. Kick-off is scheduled for 5:20 p.m., Touchdown City will open at 2 p.m. and stadium gates open at 3 p.m.
Fans can take Sounder trains to King Street Station, Link light rail or utilize ST Express bus service to CenturyLink Field.
Metro shuttles will leave the Eastgate Park-and-Ride, Northgate Transit Center, and South Kirkland Park-and-Ride beginning two hours before kick-off. Each shuttle will leave as it is filled. The last shuttle leaves for the game about 35 minutes before kickoff. All pre-game shuttles arrive near CenturyLink Field northbound on Fifth Avenue South at South Weller Street. Cash-only fare is $4 each way or $8 for a round trip. No ORCA cards or passes are accepted for the shuttles. Exact change is required. Buses returning to Eastgate and South Kirkland leave on southbound Fifth Avenue South at South Weller Street, and the Northgate shuttle leaves northbound on Fifth Avenue South from just north of South Weller Street.
The southbound SR 99 off-ramp to South Atlantic Street will be closed from 4 a.m. Saturday, December 22 to 5 a.m. Monday, December 24. Crews will open the ramp between 2:30 p.m. and 5:30 p.m. on Sunday to accommodate fans attending the Seahawks game.
A detailed transportation guide can be found at http://www.seahawks.com/gameday/transportation-guide/index.html
American Family Insurance Touchdown City will open at 2 p.m. and admission is free. Touchdown City features a four-sided video board with 10 x 15 screens featuring the top NFL games and over 30 free interactive activity stations. Fans will be entertained with performances by Blue Thunder and Sea Gals. Fans will find season long food and beverage specials including $5 beers and $3 hot dogs.
Seahawks fans are invited to pose for ESPN The Magazine's NFL holiday photo shoot. An ESPN The Magazine backdrop and lighting stand will be set-up in the southeast section of Touchdown City to capture images of Seahawks fans dressed up for the game. Select images will be featured on ESPN.com.
Local food trucks including Bigfood, Snout & Co., Where You at Matt, Here & There Grill and Charlie's Buns will be serving food in the North Plaza from 3 p.m. through halftime.
Allen Stone, a native of Chewelah, will perform the national anthem. Stone is described by Val Haller of the New York Times as a "Goldilocks blond-haired, blue-eyed soul singer whose gospel roots and passionate vocal delivery have earned him a spot in this exclusive R&B talent club."
For more information visit www.Seahawks.com