The Saints will take on the New York Giants on Sunday, Nov. 1 at Noon in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. To assist fans in preparing for the game, SMG is pleased to provide the following information about Champions Square and the Mercedes-Benz Superdome.
Champions Square will open at 9 a.m., along with club XLIV and Opening Act. All gates at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome open at 9:55 a.m., with the exception of Gate A Ground Level, which opens to Suite and ADA patrons at 8:55 a.m.
The Molly Ringwalds will provide the musical entertainment in Champions Square. Food and beverage will be available throughout the Square, including fan-favorite food trucks, such as Triple B's and Rue Chow.
Pre-game in luxury at club XLIV, an indoor, upscale VIP lounge. Enjoy a premium complimentary cocktail ($10 value) with price of admission $10 (cash only). New Orleans inspired dishes are available for purchase. Admission into club XLIV provides fans a chance to win a pair of tickets to the final game of the U.S. Women's National Team Victory Tour, a friendly soccer match versus China on Dec. 16 at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. Entrance to club XLIV is just steps away to the right of the Champions Square stage.
Fans will have an additional opportunity to win a pair of tickets to the U.S. Women's National Team match versus China by visiting Opening Act. The space is an indoor, climate controlled sports bar adjacent to the Square. Opening Act is free and open to the public and offers over 30 HDTVs for patrons who want to pre-game in an exciting, airconditioned environment.
Fans can also meet this year's Saints Hall of Fame inductees, Tyrone Hughes and Michael Lewis, for autographs and photos in the Saints Hall of Fame Museum from 10 a.m. to 11:15 a.m. Hughes and Lewis will also be honored on the Mercedes-Benz Superdome field at half time. Located at Gate B on the Plaza Level, the Museum opens at 9 a.m. and will remain open for 45 minutes after the game. Admission on game day is free for all ticket holders.
Patrons should allow for extra time to enter the stadium due to the NFL's security measures. Security at all entrances for both the Mercedes-Benz Superdome and Champions Square will include metal-detecting wands, and the NFL's clear bag policy will be enforced. Bags are restricted to one clear vinyl/plastic bag (12" x 12" x 6") per person, and one small clutch purse (6.5" x 4.5" maximum size). The small clutch can be taken in with the larger clear plastic bag, or separately.