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Bears Sideline & Visitor Sideline

The Bears bench is along the west sideline in front of sections 134-140.
The visitor sideline at Soldier Field is in front of sections 107-111.

Bears Sideline - The Bears sideline is in front of 134, 136, 138 and 140
Visitor Sideline - The visiting team sideline is in front of 107, 108, 110 and 111

To search tickets in these sections, select an event and apply the filter for home or visitor sidelines.

See Also: Best Seats for Visiting Fans at Soldier Field

Shaded & Covered Seating

The overhang of the second deck provides ample cover for a number of seats along the east sideline. This photo from Section 103 shows the upper rows of section 101 and others under cover.
Shown here are the 200 level club seats - about half of which are covered by the 300 level.
While covered seating is abundant on the lower east sideline, only the highest rows of the west sideline sections are under the overhang. Meanwhile, the entire Media Deck above the 100 level is completely covered.
Looking down at the Media Deck on the west side of Soldier Field. These are widely considered some of the best seats for a Bears game due to their views of the field and being completely under cover.

Less than 10% of seats at Soldier Field offer some type of shade or cover. Below is a sample of seats that are at least partially covered or shaded at different times of the day. To search for tickets or to find out if your seats are protected from the sun or rain, follow the link for the seat finder.

  • Rows 12 and above in Section 105 are covered
  • Rows 14 and above in Section 204 are covered
  • Rows 1 and above in Section 242 are covered

Alcohol Free

Alcohol is prohibited in north endzone Sections 148 and 155. Possession of alcoholic beverages is not permitted in these sections, and fans who violate this policy will be ejected from the stadium.

Recommended Seats for Partying and Socializing

A patio is located above the top row of section 354. Although the space gets incredibly windy, it provides views of the lake, along with drink rails and bartop tables.

Sections 351, 352, 353 and 354

  • Some of the cheapest tickets in the stadium
  • High concentration of beer vendors nearby

To search tickets in these seats, select an event and apply the filter labeled Partying and Socializing.

Obstructed Seating

  • Avoid Section 356, Row(s) 1-24 - Avoid low-number seats (1,2, etc.) in Section 356 as the view to the opposite endzone is obstructed by the seating deck of nearby sideline seating.

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Highest Rated Seating Zones

  • Lower Level Sideline - - Located on the lowest tier of Soldier Field and running along the sidelines, fans in the lower level sideline will have some ...
  • 200 Level Club Seats - - On the second tier of seating along the east sideline is where you will find the 200 Level United Club seats. Fans in this a...
  • Lower Level Corner - - Sections in the Lower Level Corner get a good view of all the action and keep fans close to the field without having to pay t...
  • Lower Level Endzone - - Behind the endzones of Soldier Field on the lowest level, fans will have exciting views of scoring plays at the near endzone ...
  • Media Deck - - Located on the second level of Soldier Field behind the Bears’ sideline, the Media Deck seating area is found in Sections 2...
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Seating Tips & Advice

  • "The club seats are nice and the food is better" - It was a godsend that we were able to go inside the club lounge to warm up given that it was below zero outside.

Seat Ratings & Reviews

  • "Bring oxygen and be prepared to climb" - - Enjoyed the game immensely and the view was very good, right on the 20 yard line, but these seats ar...
    Section 435, Row 24, Seats 18-19
  • "Decent Seats in United Club" - - This was the cheapest seat I could find in the United Club seats. Given that it wasn't a horrible ex...
    Section 303, Row 10, Seat 17
  • "Good view on goal line + overhang" - - These seats look directly down the goal line of the north end zone on the visitor's bench side. Ther...
    Section 104, Row 14, Seats 7-8
  • "Must Be The Perfect View ! AWESOME sitting with the Bears Coaches - Players WIVES AND GIRLFRIENDS." - - See the players & coaches Wives & Girlfriends . For a Big Sports fan a lifetime experience in these ...
    Section 239, Row 8
  • "Great Game, Great Experience" - - Bears vs. Lions, awesome game! I'm not too picky about bathroom or concession locations, but the tic...
    Section 440, Row 18, Seat 22
  • "LOUD and DRY" - - As others have said the sight lines are very good. One is also protected from the elements. However,...
    Section 241, Row 5, Seats 9,10,11,12
  • "Covered Near Endzone" - - There aren't many covered seats in the 100 level at Soldier Field, but these are some of them. It ma...
    Section 103, Row 16, Seats 1-4
  • "Underneath the Overhang" - - Amenities with club tickets are good (indoor lounge access, etc.), but these are probably the worst ...
    Section 216, Row 19
  • "Comfortable, convenient" - - Restrooms were a ways away, by the time you got there, lines were long, but moved fast. We were unde...
    Section 111, Row 15, Seats 6,7
  • "Interesting Area of the Club" - - This was the last section of seats and the layout is kind of interesting. The lower rows barely have...
    Section 302, Row 8, Seat 9
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    A patio is located above the top row of section 354. Although the space gets incredibly windy, it provides views of the lake, along with drink rails and bartop tables.
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