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Ryan Field

1501 Central St, Evanston, IL 60208-3630
+1 847-491-2287
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Go Wildcats

It has been improved but there are still more renovations to make. Good viewing lines, but metal... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Chesterfield, Missouri
First visit. Really fun time at a home game.

Small field. Fun game. Parking is difficult but you can park in the neighborhood nearby and walk... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
basking ridge, nj
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1501 Central St, Evanston, IL 60208-3630
+1 847-491-2287

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Reviewed 3 days ago

It has been improved but there are still more renovations to make. Good viewing lines, but metal bench seats are not that comfortable. Nice college atmosphere, at least when Northwestern wins.

Thank joe-chicago-23
Reviewed 6 days ago

Small field. Fun game. Parking is difficult but you can park in the neighborhood nearby and walk to the field. Enthusiastic fan base with locals, alums, students. Good marching band. Lots of fun and worth the experience.

Thank suzyd43
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Although I've only taken courses at Northwestern U. during summers back in my youth (early 60s), I've since enjoyed watching games at this crowded field with Evanston and Lake Forest friends; always an exciting place with enthusiastic crowds -- has been all my life. Don't...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 5 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 27 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 26 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 2 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
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Henry P
18 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.
7 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