The University of Utah Health Plaza is open every RSL matchday two hours prior to kickoff and during halftime. The Plaza will feature pre-game music from DJs, providing an atmosphere for fan activities including a mini-pitch, mini foot golf course, inflatables, and a playground. The Plaza will have a variety of local food trucks present pregame and halftime. The Plaza will also have beverages available for purchase.

FAQ's

Why did we change the name from Carnival to The Plaza?

We changed the name to The Plaza because it is now open at halftime. After reading survey feedback, we wanted to better the fan experience by offering a variety of food in Rio Tinto Stadium, as well as providing more vendors to eliminate lines inside Rio Tinto Stadium.

Is The Plaza open at halftime?

Yes, The Plaza is open at halftime in an effort to:

  • Reduce lines within Rio Tinto Stadium
  • Offer a variety of food from local food trucks
  • Provide more locations to purchase beverages
  • Provide additional entertainment and fun activities for fans during halftime

Can you go to the U of U Health Plaza at any time?

No, The Plaza is available two hours prior to kickoff and during halftime.

What activities will be open during halftime?

All activities will be open during halftime.

How many food trucks will be there?

We will have 2-3 food trucks at each match. The food trucks will be in a rotation to continue to provide a variety of food at Rio Tinto Stadium.

Where can I purchase beer?

You can purchase beer inside the stadium.

Can I bring food and/or drinks from the U of U Health Plaza into the stadium?

Yes, you may bring any food or drinks purchased from The Plaza back into Rio Tinto Stadium.

Where is the U of U Health Plaza located?

The Plaza is located on the east lawn of Rio Tinto Stadium in the area formerly known as Carnival Real.

Is the U of U Health Plaza free?

The Plaza is free to the public during pregame (two hours prior to kickoff), and by ticketed fans during halftime.

Are fan activities free?

Yes, fan activities are free.

Can I re-enter Rio Tinto Stadium?

Fans will have the ability to re-enter Rio Tinto Stadium only at halftime as The Plaza will turn into an extension of Rio Tinto Stadium.

Will the America First Credit Union Pavilion be open to everyone at halftime?

Yes, the AFCU Pavilion will be available to all attending the RSL match during halftime.

Can I watch the match from the U of U Health Plaza?

Yes, the video board in the America First Credit Union Pavilion will have a live feed of the match.

Concerts are back at the Riot!

Concerts are back at the Riot!

We have a full lineup of concerts coming to the U of U Health Plaza at Rio Tinto Stadium. And more concerts are being announced weekly. Now there are even more ways to love the Riot!