NCAA Lacrosse

Welcome to Boston

Gillette Stadium is excited to welcome the lacrosse community back to the Boston region for the 2025 NCAA Men’s and Division I Women’s Lacrosse Championships. Gillette Stadium has had the honor of hosting the NCAA Men’s Lacrosse Championships in 2008, 2009, 2012, 2017 and 2018 as well as the 2017 Division I Women’s Lacrosse Championship.

CHAMPIONSHIPS WON AT GILLETTE STADIUM

 20082009201220172018
Division I MenSyracuseSyracuseLoyolaMarylandYale
Division I Women   Maryland 
Division II MenNYITC.W. PostDowlingLimestoneMerrimack
Division III MenSalisburyCortlandSalisburySalisburyWesleyan

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Game Schedule

The NCAA championships are scheduled to be played Memorial Day weekend each year.

The actual schedule has not yet been determined and will be announced at a later date. However, the NCAA lacrosse championships schedule typically takes place as follows:

Friday – Division I Women’s Semifinals

Saturday – Division I Men’s Semifinals

Sunday – Division I Women’s Championship

Sunday – Divisions II and III Men’s Championships

Monday – Division I Men’s Championship

Ticket Information

Tickets will go on sale in September 2024. Click here to access NCAA ticketing site.

Optum Field Lounge

Watch every minute of NCAA Lacrosse action from right behind the goal in the exclusive Optum Field Lounge!

Optum Field Lounge Amenities:

  • On-field terrace bringing you closer to the action; from pre-game warm-ups to goal celebrations and post-game championship moments
  • Indoor climate-controlled environment featuring state-of-the-art HD screens and media walls
  • Premium food options and an upscale bar
  • Private restrooms
  • Ability to go to and from your seating location throughout the game

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Explore Boston

Boston’s rich art, music and dance institutions, theater and cultural attractions, distinguished dining and nightlife venues, world-class shopping and championship sports teams attract millions of visitors each year. The city’s downtown neighborhoods offer endless unique experiences and, their proximity to other must-see sites all around New England make it one of the country’s most diverse and exciting locales.

Boston Restaurants

BOSTON ATTRACTIONS

Explore Providence

Providence combines the accessibility and friendliness of a small town with the culture and sophistication of a big city. With a thriving arts community, vibrant and diverse neighborhoods, outstanding hotels, a renowned restaurant scene and so many things to do, Providence is the perfect place to visit. 

Providence Restaurants

Providence ATTRACTIONS

Explore Patriot-Place

Located right next to Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, MA visit Patriot Place for outdoor shopping, entertainment and a variety of restaurants.

Patriot Place Restaurants

Patriot Place Attractions

Transportation

There is no direct MBTA service to Gillette Stadium for the NCAA Lacrosse Championships. Therefore, fans will be able to take the MBTA to nearby Walpole, Mansfield or Westwood, then ride share to the stadium from the train station.

Schedule

When are the games scheduled to be played?

The 2025 NCAA Men’s and Division I Women’s Lacrosse Championships will be played Memorial Day Weekend, May 23-26, 2025. Specific game times will be determined later in 2024.

Tickets

How do I purchase tickets for the NCAA Lacrosse Championships?

Tickets will be available in September 2024 through the NCAA ticketing page. Be amongst the first to know when tickets go on sale by signing up for the Gillette Stadium lacrosse newsletter on the Newsletter Sign-Up tab.

How do I purchase group tickets?

Group tickets will be available in September. Be amongst the first to know when tickets go on sale by signing up for the Gillette Stadium lacrosse newsletter on the Newsletter Sign-Up tab.

Parking

Where will we be able to park for the NCAA Lacrosse Championships?

Gillette Stadium owns approximately 14,500 parking spaces adjacent to the facility. Click here for Gillette Stadium parking information. As a convenience to fans, the parking fee will be included in all ticket prices, eliminating the need to worry about parking passes on championship weekend.

Where is bus/RV parking?
There is plenty of parking for buses and RVs in the stadium parking lots. Buses will not be charged a parking fee.
Will overnight RV parking be permitted?

Fans interested in traveling to the 2025 NCAA Men’s and Division I Women’s Lacrosse Championships in an RV will be able to take advantage of the Gillette Stadium RV Tailgate program.

The overnight RV parking lot will be available Friday, Saturday, and Sunday nights, May 23, 24, and 25, 2025. RV’s may enter at 9:00 AM. Friday morning and remain in the lot until after Monday’s Division I Men’s championship game.

RESERVATION POLICIES

  • ARRIVAL: Friday, May 23, 2025 after 9:00 AM
  • DEPARTURE: Monday, May 26, 2025 after the Division I men’s championship game.
  • COST: $150 per night, paid in advance. $175 per night if paying the day of event
  • REFUNDS: There will be no refunds.
  • PAYMENT: Credit cards will be processed immediately. Credit card payments only on game day.

More information on purchasing overnight RV parking will be available in June. If you are interested in overnight RV parking, please send an email to [email protected].

LOT LOCATION

The overnight RV parking lot will be located close to Patriot Place and Gillette Stadium. Fans will be able to walk from the lot to the stadium as well as all the entertainment, shopping, and restaurants at Patriot Place.

AMENITIES

  • Controlled environment (overnight security)
  • Septic service each morning (extra cost to the individual)

RESTRICTIONS

  • There are no electrical or water hook-ups.
  • Any reserved spaces not filled one hour before the first game time may be released. RVs arriving later than one hour before the first game will be accommodated on a space available basis.
  • The RV lot is intended for tailgate only. It is not to be used for any commercial endeavors.
  • Rights of all weekend permit holders will be released. Inappropriate behavior by the permit holder or the permit holder’s guests will not be tolerated. If the behavior does not change upon request, the site can be reported to security or parking personnel for action (spoken word, written notice, permit cancellation and/or eviction).
  • Fighting, abusive language or abusive actions toward fellow parking lot users, stadium officials, or security personnel can result in immediate removal from stadium property.
  • For those spending the night at the facility, it is reasonable to expect that loud noise, voices or music will subside at a reasonable hour to respect the rights of others.
Will we be able to tailgate before the games?

Tailgating is encouraged and permitted in all of the parking lots, except the designated Patriot Place retail parking lots (Lots 12, 13, 15, 23). 

Fan Engagement

What is the Reunion Village?

The Reunion Village allows fans from different schools, lacrosse teams and clubs to tailgate together no matter where they park. Information regarding Reunion Village will be available in June. To express interest in being added to the list of interested organizations, please send an email to [email protected].

Will there be any activities for kids?

It is the NCAA’s goal to maximize the experience for all family members attending the Championships. The NCAA Lacrosse Fan Fest is for fans of all ages and is jam-packed with giveaways, live music, interactive games, special appearances, autograph signings and much more. Specific details about all activities will be announced closer to the championship dates.

Will we be able to tailgate before the games?

Tailgating is encouraged and permitted in all of the parking lots, except the designated Patriot Place retail parking lots (Lots 12, 13, 15, 23).

Miscellaneous FAQs

What airport should we fly in to?

Boston’s Logan International Airport (www.massport.com) is the largest airport in New England, offering direct non-stop service to 79 U.S. and 37 International destinations. Logan Airport is conveniently located to downtown Boston. Rhode Island TF Green Airport, Providence, Rhode Island, and the Manchester Airport in Manchester, New Hampshire also offer convenient alternatives.

Where should we stay during the Championships?

There is a wide variety of hotels throughout New England. Boston is located 25 miles from Gillette Stadium. In addition, there are over 10,000 hotel rooms located within 10 miles of Gillette Stadium.

If we stay in Boston or Providence, how do we get to Gillette Stadium?

Downtown Boston and Providence are both located 25 miles from Gillette Stadium. Fans can travel by car or via cab/Uber to Gillette Stadium. The cab/Uber drop off and pick up location is the P9 entrance in parking lot 15A.

Are there any area campgrounds we can park our camper?
For those fans using RVs and needing a campground, Normandy Farms Campground (http://www.normandyfarms.com/) is located approximately three miles from the stadium.
Where can I find New England visitor information?

There are many fine websites promoting cultural and tourism activities in New England. To speak with a Visitor Services Representative from the Greater Boston Convention & Visitors Bureau call toll free 1-888-SEE-BOSTON (1-888-733-2678). You can also visit meetboston.com and goprovidence.com.

Who do I contact regarding ADA seating?
Disabled seating is available on all levels and at all price points in the stadium. Call (508) 384-9191; TTY (508) 384-4389 for more information.
How do I contact someone for specific information?

Fans who do not find the information they need here should send an email to [email protected]