Welcome to the 2016 New York Giants Home Opener vs. the New Orleans Saints. Don’t forget to visit with our partners throughout the day to see some of the great activities they have going on.
OUTSIDE THE GATES
Bud Light Beer Garden: Super Bowl MVP Champion Ottis Anderson* will sign autographs for fans from 12:15 p.m. until 1:00 p.m. in the Bud Light Beer Garden, which will feature $5 Budweiser draft beers and great music from 11:00 a.m. until kickoff.
Premio: Be sure to sample Premio sausage on your way into the Stadium between Parking Lots E and F.
ON THE PLAZA
MetLife Central is a fun-filled fan destination on gameday at MetLife Stadium. Fans can participate in the following activities:
- The Turf at MetLife Central: Fans of all ages are encouraged to check out the activities at The Turf at MetLife Central, which includes various interactive drills, passing targets and the chance to kick a field goal. Score prizes by completing each challenge.
- MetLife Virtual Reality Blimp Ride: For the adventurous fan, take a virtual reality ride in the MetLife Blimp high above NYC and MetLife Stadium.
- Commemorative Ticket: Personalize your most important game accessory - your ticket! Create a customized ticket with friends and family to print, wear and share social during the game.
- In addition, Super Bowl Champion Chris Snee will sign autographs and take pictures from 11:15 a.m. until 12:45 p.m. on the MetLife Central Stage.
Giants Pre-Game Radio Show on WFAN: Come visit the Giants pre-game radio show on WFAN at the MetLife Central Stage. Sunday’s show begins at 11:30 a.m. as hosts Lance Medow and Jeff Feagles get Giants fans ready for all of the afternoon’s action with an in-depth preview of the game.
Verizon Plaza: Visit the Verizon Fan Zone on the plaza inside of the Verizon Gate to play the “Verizon Game Time” virtual reality experience, watch NFL Mobile and enjoy complimentary phone charging and more. Fans can charge their phones courtesy of Verizon on the concourse in the Verizon Studio on the 100 level and on the concourse behind sections 116, 230, 245, 303 and 329. Verizon. Better Matters.
Toyota: Check out the latest Toyota models at the Toyota Car displays and compete for a chance to upgrade your gameday experience! Fans will test their packing skills as they try to fit as many boxes into a Toyota Sienna for a chance to win a seat upgrade, courtesy of Toyota.
NRG: Stop by the NRG Pod between the Pepsi and MetLife Gates to see how you can #WinTogether with NRG and the Giants. Fans can huddle up for pictures in the NRG / Giants team locker room set-up and have their pictures printed or sent to them via email or text to share on social media. Fans can also charge their phones at NRG’s charging station, powered by running back Rashad Jennings. NRG Home Solar will be onsite at the pod and near section 117 and 133 on the concourse - you can sign up to be a customer and #WinTogether with NRG and the Giants!
SAP Plaza: Come inside the SAP Gate and get a behind-the-scenes preview of this weekend's matchup between the Giants and New Orleans by using statistical insights that can only come from SAP. This pregame chalk talk will be hosted by WFAN’s Paul Dottino and Giants legend David Diehl from 12:00 p.m. until 1:00 p.m.
*Player appearances subject to change
INSIDE THE STADIUM
Blue Point Pub – visit the all new Blue Point Pub on the concourse near Section 142, it’s just like their Patchogue tasting room, except not in Patchogue!
Bow Street Irish Whiskey Bar – Looking for a taste of Ireland in the middle of New Jersey? We’ve got the spot. Stop by the Bow Street Irish Whiskey Bar featuring some of Ireland’s favorites like Jameson and Powers.
Original Pizza Logs – It’s a gourmet pizza egg roll using only the best quality ingredients. Kids love them with marinara, adults love them with wing sauce. Try some today! Available in select concession stands on every level of the stadium, as well as in the Chase and Toyota and Clubs.
Muscle Maker Grill – Looking for an easy way to eat healthy? Come try the Official Wrap of MetLife Stadium near Sections 109 and 339. POSTGAME TRAFFIC ADVISORY:
All motorists attending Sunday’s 1:00pm Giants vs. Saints game at MetLife Stadium should be aware of an emergency construction project that will cause post-game delays on I-495 east approaching the Lincoln Tunnel. The project, which will require two lane closures,
will begin at 10:00pm on Friday, September 16 and end at 4:00am on Monday, September 19. All motorists are encouraged to seek alternate routes across the Hudson River and into New York City (i.e. George Washington Bridge / Holland Tunnel) and are encouraged to check NJDOT’s traffic information website at www.511nj.org
for real-time travel information.