Sunday's game is presented by Stop & Shop.
In honor of Fan Appreciation, on December 19 when the Giants host the Cowboys, complimentary Dunkin' hot chocolate courtesy of Delaware North and Mrs. Fields will be provided at the MetLife and Verizon Gates for the first 4,000 fans. In addition, $2 BUBBA Burgers will be available at all BUBBA Burger stands until 12:30 p.m. Fans will also receive a 40% discount on t-shirts (short and long sleeve) at all merchandise locations throughout the stadium.
The New York Giants play host to the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday, Dec. 19, at 1:00 p.m. ET in MetLife Stadium. This game will be the 120th meeting between these two NFC East division rivals, with Dallas ahead in the series, 70-47-2. The last time the Giants and Cowboys met was earlier this season in Week 5 when Dallas secured a 44-20 win at home in AT&T Stadium. On Sunday, Big Blue will look to defend their home turf against the Cowboys in consecutive seasons after their 23-19 win in East Rutherford last year.
Heart of a Giant
The Giants are proud to partner with USA Football and Hospital for Special Surgery to recognize this year's eleven Heart of a Giants finalists at this Sunday's game. This award recognizes Tri-State area high school football players who demonstrate extraordinary character, perseverance and work ethic. For more information, please visit: https://usafootball.com/programs/recognition-awards/heartofagiant/
Ford Military Moment
Nancy Beetstra, who works for the Wounded Warrior Project, will be honored during the Ford Military Moment at this Sunday's game. Beetstra, a Marine veteran that was injured while serving in Iraq, has dedicated her career to supporting other veterans as they transition to life at home after serving.
New York Giants 50/50 Raffle
The Giants Foundation 50/50 Raffle is back at this week's game, with one lucky fan winning half of the raffle jackpot and the remainder benefiting The Giants Foundation. Be on the lookout for 50/50 Raffle staff members in bright red shirts throughout the stadium when the gates open up until the end of the third quarter. The winning ticket number will be announced during the fourth quarter, but the winning ticketholder does not need to be present to claim the prize. The total jackpot at the last game was $37,081 – let's get this game's jackpot total even higher! Click here for more information and for the 50/50 Raffle rules and regulations.
PARKING & TRANSPORTATION
For an updated parking map, please click here.
GIANTS vs. COWBOYS GAMEDAY TRAFFIC ALERT
NJ Turnpike Interchange 19W
For the 2021 NFL season, Giants fans should be aware of the following regarding NJ Turnpike Interchange 19W (Formerly 18W) behind the American Dream.
- Arriving to MetLife Sports Complex from New Jersey Turnpike Southbound, Exit 19W is now EZ-Pass Only.
- Non EZ Pass drivers should know to utilize Exit 16W to avoid a violation.
- Exiting MetLife Sports Complex to reach 95 North/New jersey Turnpike North utilizing 19W is EZ Pass Only. Using 19W to enter the NJ Turnpike Southbound is open to both EZ Pass and Cash Users.
- Non-EZ Pass users looking to reach the 95 North/NJ Turnpike North should follow signage to 95 North Cash Users. (See Attached)
Port Authority Bus Terminal
Port Authority Bus Terminal to initiate gate changes effective September 12th to improve efficiency and service reliability. Changes may affect NFL game day travel.
For all weekend NFL games, Gates 410, 411, 412 and 413 at the Port Authority of New York will now be used for the 351 Bus Service.
Please visit www.panynj.gov/PABTgates for details.
Most of NJ TRANSIT'S rail system connects at the Frank R. Lautenberg train station in Secaucus, N.J., which allows fans from the region to quickly and efficiently reach MetLife Stadium.
The Meadowlands Rail Service delivers guests directly to the front door of MetLife Stadium.
Trains leave from Secaucus Junction and the Hoboken Terminal, both located on the NJ Transit Line. For more details on the NJ Transit Line click here
The travel time between the Secaucus Junction train station and the Sports Complex station is approximately 10 minutes. The round-trip fare from Secaucus to the Sports Complex is $4.50 and $11.00 from New York Penn Station. Rail service commences approximately three and one half (3 1/2) hours prior to kickoff or an event and ends one (1) hour after the game or event.
Riders from New York or Connecticut can take select Metro-North trains from the New Haven line to Grand Central Station, where they can take the Subway to Penn Station. From Penn Station, guests will board NJ Transit Train to the Secaucus Line. Guests should visit MTA Metro-North Railroad's website or call the MNRR Travel Information line at 212-532-4900 for information on schedules and service locations. The Travel Information line is staffed between 8:30 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. on Mondays through Fridays, and an automated system is available during other times.
PARKING & TAILGATING
For Giants games, a prepaid parking pass is required.
Parking lots open 5 hours prior to the scheduled event time.
Tailgating is permitted in all MetLife Sports Complex parking lots, unless otherwise designated.
ONE CAR = ONE SPACE: Please be considerate of your fellow guests. Tailgating should be limited to the lined parking space and the area directly behind or in front of each vehicle. Blocking drive lanes is prohibited. Tailgating is also permitted on the medians that separate the parking lots from the roadways. See tailgating policies here.
Guests may purchase a pre-paid permit via the Ticketmaster NFL Ticket Exchange
Parking passes that are transferred or purchase MUST BE PRINTED.
The "GOLD" permit will get a guest into any "Gold" Lots (Lots B, D, J, K, L, M, P, Deck A and all lots near American Dream)
The "PLATINUM" permit will get a guest into any "Platinum" Lot (Lots E, F or G)
Please note, the numbers on the permits are for informational purposes only and do not guarantee a reserved spot in a specific lot.
OUTSIDE THE GATES
Bud Light Beer Garden
The Bud Light Beer Garden, located outside of the MetLife and Verizon gates, will feature $5 Budweiser draft beers from 11:00 a.m. until kickoff. RW McQuarters* will be signing autographs from 11:30am until Kickoff.
Dunkin will be providing free samples of their famous Hot Brew. Stop by their activation outside the MetLife & Pepsi gates.
The MetLife Gate is a fun-filled fan destination on game day at MetLife Stadium. Fans can participate in the following activities:
- Punt, Pass and Kick Field
- Are you game day ready? Come show us your skills at the MetLife Punt, Pass and Kick Field!
Giants Pregame Radio Show on WFAN
The Giants pregame radio show will air on WFAN 660 AM. The show begins at 11:30 a.m. Hosts Lance Medow, John Schmeelk, Paul Dottino and Jeff Feagles get Giants fans ready for all the action with an in-depth preview of the game.
Giants Flagship Store Presented by Visa
Stop by the Giants Flagship Store presented by VISA for all the latest fan gear. You'll be able to find gifts galore, apparel for the whole family, and fun additions for your tailgate party.
Giants Legacy Club Presented by Hackensack Meridian Health
Make sure you take time to visit the New York Giants Legacy Club Presented by Hackensack Meridian Health. This team museum is located on the 100 Level Concourse nearest Section 144, just above the MetLife Gate. The Legacy Club is open to all fans, beginning when the stadium gates open through halftime of each Giants home game. Fans can relive the most memorable moments and view artifacts from throughout the team's history. Busts of the team's most celebrated players and personalities are displayed, along with each of the team's Super Bowl trophies and rings. It's a must-see exhibit for fans of all ages!
Your local Ford Stores will be showcasing their awesome lineup and offering an opportunity for fans to win some cool prizes. Located on the plaza between the MetLIfe & Verizon Gates.
Test your skills at the SAP Combine! Amani Toomer* will be signing autographs from 12:00pm to 12:45pm.
On Sunday, Miguel Cervantes, actor, singer and current role of Alexander Hamilton in the Broadway show "Hamilton", will perform the National Anthem.
The Lodi Police Department Honor Guard will present the colors prior to Sunday's game.
Halftime will feature a performance by The G-Line, the New York Giants' Drumline.
Giants Pregame Radio Show on WFAN
The Giants pregame radio show will air on WFAN 660 AM and 101.9FM. The show begins at 11:30 a.m. Hosts Lance Medow, John Schmeelk, Paul Dottino and Jeff Feagles get Giants fans ready for all the action with an in-depth preview of the game.
Giants PostGame Live Broadcast presented by Mercedes-Benz from the Legacy Club Deck
Check out Giants PostGame Live presented by Mercedes-Benz, featuring Shaun O'Hara and Victor Cruz on the Legacy Club Deck immediately following the conclusion of the game.
IMPORTANT GAMEDAY UPDATES AND INFORAMTION
MOBILE TICKETING AND SEATING
MetLife Stadium has returned to 100% capacity in the seating bowl, suites, and clubs for all events. Seat locations have not been affected for Giants ticket members and suite holders.
Digital tickets are the safest way for guests to receive and manage tickets as they eliminate touchpoints. To facilitate contactless entry, all tickets for MetLife Stadium events will be delivered digitally and scanned from guests' smartphones at the gates. For more information on mobile ticketing, visit giants.com/mobiletickets.
Before arriving at MetLife Stadium, download the Giants app and be sure your phone is fully charged. Upon arrival, connect to the complimentary WiFi network and have your ticket displayed on your mobile device.
Guests can display more than one ticket on the same smartphone.
Digital tickets are protected by Ticketmaster's SafeTix™ technology that continually generates a new and unique barcode that automatically refreshes every few seconds so the barcode cannot be stolen or copied. As a result, camera screenshots or paper printouts will not work. If you place your digital ticket in your mobile wallet, no barcode will be visible – however, the scanners will detect it.
Text Messaging for Assistance
Guests who wish to report issues or concerns, ask for information or call for assistance in a fast, easy and convenient way can do so by texting our GuestASSIST text message service. Guests should address the text message to 78247, type the word MLS followed by a space, the request issue and location. Stadium personnel will respond quickly and accordingly.
CLEAR BAG POLICY
To continue to provide a safe experience, guests may carry one bag that is clear plastic, vinyl, or PVC and no larger than 12"x12"x6", or a one-gallon clear plastic freezer bag (Ziploc bag or similar).
A small purse or wallet no larger than 4.5"x6.5" with or without a handle or strap, is permitted in addition to the clear plastic bag.
Bags that do not meet these specifications can be checked-in at our bag check trailers (located outside each open gate).
For a complete list of permitted and prohibited items, see our 'Carry-In Policy'.
The Giants Women's Club
The Giants Women's Club, which launched in 2014, has over 14,000 members from around the world and continues to grow. Over the past seven years, we've hosted a wide range of events from Training Camp visits, to Chalk Talks and group workouts so that our members can get to know each other – and we've had a blast! We're looking forward to getting back to football and keeping our members active and involved with the team. If you're over the age of 18 and want join The Giants Women's Club, you can sign up at no cost at www.GiantsWomensClub.com. You can also follow us on Twitter @NYGWomensClub and like us on Facebook at New York Giants Women's Club. We thank you for helping to grow The Giants Women's Club with the greatest fans in the NFL.
LEAVING THE GAME
Giants PostGame Live Broadcast presented by Mercedes-Benz from the Legacy Club Deck
Check out Giants PostGame Live presented by Mercedes-Benz, featuring Madelyn Burke and David Diehl on the Legacy Club Deck immediately following the conclusion of the game.
A designated Rideshare Zone is located in Lot E off of West Peripheral Road, right outside of the Verizon Gate. When you request a ride from a rideshare service such as Lyft or Uber at MetLife Stadium, your pickup location will default to a pin in the pickup zone. Once you place your request, head to the Rideshare Zone in Lot E and look out for a call or text from your driver to let you know which row they are parked in.