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Ryan Field

1501 Central St, Evanston, IL 60208-3630
+1 847-491-2287
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Visiting fans are welcome.

If you're a fan of the visiting team, you're in for a treat. Tickets are affordable; and you'll be... read more

Reviewed 4 April 2017
Stephen S
Grand Haven, Michigan
Northwestern, welcome to the 21st century

Northwestern's football and basketball programs have become more competitive and their facilities... read more

Reviewed 23 March 2017
Taylor B
Chicago, Illinois
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  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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1501 Central St, Evanston, IL 60208-3630
+1 847-491-2287

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Reviewed 4 April 2017

If you're a fan of the visiting team, you're in for a treat. Tickets are affordable; and you'll be welcome in the eyes of the home team's fans and students, even if you wear your team's colors and/or your team wins. You can even walk...More

Thank Stephen S
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Northwestern's football and basketball programs have become more competitive and their facilities have become more in tune with the 21st century. When I was a high school student in the 1950s, my father, a Northwestern graduate, gave me tickets to attend a Michigan/Northwestern football game....More

Thank Taylor B
Reviewed 12 January 2017

We saw a Northwestern play Penn State there. You could see evrything from where we sat and anyplace else in the stadium.

Thank abarry39
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Ryan Field offers a fan-friendly old-style Big Ten college football experience. Yes, there is a modern video scoreboard and many improvements. It's an old stadium that is easy to navigate. The fans are friendly. On game days there is a children's area called Wildcat Alley...More

Thank David M
Reviewed 25 October 2016

If you have mobility issues Ryan Field can be tricky to navigate. You must be pro-active to get help with everything from elevator access (to higher seating sections) to getting on "free" shuttle buses returning from stadium to parking lots. An able friend must go...More

Thank Midwestern_Woman
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

I'm not a die hard fan of the Northwestern Wildcats, but do cheer them on when they play against other teams; teams other than "Illinois Fighting Illini", and plus I love college football. As for the stadium it's great! The seats, and everything seems so...More

Thank T G
Reviewed 1 October 2016

Take public transportation from the City or Burbs. The train / subway gets you close enough. Then, you can walk over. Otherwise, take a taxi, Uber, Lift, etc. This stadium is imbedded into a very traditional suburban neighborhood.

Thank Acommon1
Reviewed 27 September 2016

Wow - where do I start? I know - the clear bag policy. First - it doesn't speed gate entry. It inconveniences ONLY the female fan. I got the stupidest questions about my wallet and a windbreaker jacket. Really?? Get over yourselves, Northwestern stadium personnel....More

Thank Rosalie S
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Quaint. But more like a large high school stadium than big-time college football. Understaffed and unprepared for more than a few thousand extra visitors.

Thank Esquire18589
Reviewed 18 September 2016

Had a great time watching Northwestern beat Duke. Great site lines. You can only bring in clear bags - purses can not be larger than 4" x 6". Prices were reasonable for pop and hot dogs. A short walk from the Purple CTA Line.

Thank Diane K
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Henry P
17 September 2016|
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Response from barrynoah | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you can purchase traditional ballpark food here - nothing out of the ordinary.
6 September 2016|
Response from barrynoah | Reviewed this property |
I would contact the stadium as they have many tailgate areas around the stadium but arrangements need to be made in advance