AT&T Amps Up MLS Fan Fest Week By Hosting Free Events In Portland Leading Up To 2014 AT&T MLS All-Star Game Free Music Concerts, Player Autograph Signing, Fan Zone at Waterfront Park, Safe Driving Simulator at Pioneer Courthouse Square, Happening Aug. 2-6

PORTLAND, Ore., Aug. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AT&T is proud to be a presenting sponsor of the 2014 AT&T MLS All-Star Game, and the company is hosting five free events in Portland next week leading up to the 2014 AT&T MLS All-Star Game on Aug. 6 at Providence Park in Portland. The following events are free and open to the public:

Sunday, August 3

  • 5:30 p.m. PT (doors open at 2:30 p.m.)
    Free Concert with the Flaming Lips
    Presented by AT&T and Samsung Galaxy S® 5 Active™, the Flaming Lips will perform a free concert at Waterfront Park. Radiation City will open for The Flaming Lips and perform at 4:30 p.m.
  • 2:00-4:30 p.m. PT
    Experiential Activation – Waterfront Park
    AT&T will be on-site at Waterfront Park for MLS Experience presented by AT&T. AT&T's footprint will include soccer interactive elements, AT&T products and the "It Can Wait" Chair Simulator, encouraging fans to take the pledge to not text and drive.

Tuesday, August 5

  • 4:30-6:00 p.m. PT
    Autograph Signing with Portland midfielder Darlington Nagbe
    Portland midfielder Darlington Nagbe will join fans at the AT&T* retail store at City Center (734 SW 3rd Ave. City Center). Soccer fans will have the opportunity to meet Darlington during a public autograph session.   
  • 8:45 p.m. PT (doors open at approximately 5:45 p.m.)
    Free Concert with Cold War Kids
    Presented by AT&T and MLS, Cold War Kids will perform a free concert at Pioneer Courthouse Square. Additionally, Cold War Kids' Nathan Willett will be performing the National Anthem at the game on Wednesday.

August 2-6

  • Noon-9:00 p.m. PT (each day)
    Experiential Activation – Pioneer Courthouse Square
    AT&T will have a booth at the MLS Experience at Pioneer Courthouse Square with interactive activities, including the "It Can Wait" Driving Simulator. Aspiring to create a social stigma around this dangerous habit of texting while driving, AT&T representatives will encourage attendees to get involved, spread the word and take the pledge to never text and drive.

The 2014 AT&T MLS All-Star Game is scheduled for Aug. 6 at Providence Park in Portland, Ore. This year's match will feature the MLS All-Star Team against reigning Bundesliga (Germany) champions, FC Bayern Munich. The match will be broadcast live to a nationwide audience in both English and Spanish on ESPN2 and UniMas at 6:30 p.m. PT.

"As title sponsor of the 2014 AT&T MLS All-Star Game in Portland, AT&T is proud to connect thousands of fans to the sport, music and entertainment they are passionate about," said George Granger, president, AT&T Oregon. For more information on how AT&T keeps fans connected to their favorite sports, teams and athletes, please visit  

*AT&T products and services are provided or offered by subsidiaries and affiliates of AT&T Inc. under the AT&T brand and not by AT&T Inc.

© 2014 AT&T Intellectual Property. All rights reserved. AT&T, the AT&T logo and all other marks contained herein are trademarks of AT&T Intellectual Property and/or AT&T affiliated companies. All other marks contained herein are the property of their respective owners.

Logo -



More by this Source

Best of Content We Love 2014 

Custom Packages

Browse our custom packages or build your own to meet your unique communications needs.

Start today.


PR Newswire Membership

Fill out a PR Newswire membership form or contact us at (888) 776-0942.

Learn about PR Newswire services

Request more information about PR Newswire products and services or call us at (888) 776-0942.