A Breakdown of the 2019 FC Cincinnati Promotional Schedule

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(Jan. 22, 2019)  Promotional games are always filled with excitement and entertainment for any team or sport.  With giveaways, special events, and sponsors, promos give supporters a chance to display their fandom and increase their readiness for games.

As general tickets for the Orange and Blue's 2019 inaugural MLS season are getting set to go on sale Thursday, here is a breakdown of the eleven (11) FCC promotional games, as reported directly by the team.  

Sunday, March 17 – Portland Timbers, presented by Mercy Health
Partnering with Mercy Health, FCC has a special giveaway planned, which will result in a pregame seat stunt on national television to celebrate the first-ever MLS game at Nippert Stadium.

Sunday, April 7 – Sporting KC
“Orange Out” game.  Join thousands of others who will be decked out from head to toe in orange!

Friday, April 19 – Real Salt Lake
“Greener Goals” game: FCC will show support for MLS WORKS environmental and climate initiatives with special Earth Day-centered programming.

Saturday, May 26 – New York Red Bulls
FCC will celebrate the nature of soccer’s draw as an inclusive sport with a resounding emphasis that staff, players, partners and fans are treated with dignity and respect. The Orange and Blue will also celebrate and commemorate those who have sacrificed themselves for the benefit of all through Memorial Day and remembrance programming.

Saturday, June 22 – LA Galaxy
“Equality Game”: FC Cincinnati will celebrate equality among all men and women.

Saturday, July 6 – Houston Dynamo
Postgame Fireworks: FCC will stage its annual summer fireworks spectacular following the final whistle. FCC will celebrate all the greatness that the United States has to offer with programming around the Fourth of July.

Thursday, July 18 – D.C. United
“White Out” game

Saturday, Aug. 17 – New York City FC
“Salute to Service”: FCC will celebrate first responders and those who work in public service and defense.

Sunday, Aug. 25 – Columbus Crew SC #HellIsReal
Heineken Rivalry Week: Fans are encouraged to pack Nippert Stadium for what is already considered one of MLS’ top rivalries as Columbus comes to town for the first time with FCC in MLS.
“Blue Out” game

Saturday, Sept. 7 – Toronto FC
“Kick Childhood Cancer” game: FCC will continue its support for research, awareness, and support to eradicate childhood cancers in partnership with MLS WORKS.

Sunday, Sept. 29 – Orlando City SC
“Fan Appreciation” game: At the team’s final regular-season game of the year, the FC Cincinnati faithful will be celebrated with a host of fan-centered activities, giveaways, and prizes.

Mark your calendars, folks!  We have a fun, entertainment packed season ahead and you will not want to miss out on any of the action!