International soccer stars from Japan, Canada and the USA are geared up and ready to clash in the 1st annual Pacific Rim Cup, held Thursday, Feb. 8, and Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018, in the Aloha Stadium in Hawaii. This marks the first time in six years that the Japan Professional Football League (J.League) and Major League Soccer (MLS) will compete in Hawaii. DOME Corporation, the exclusive partner of Under Armour in Japan, is the Title Sponsor of the Pacific Rim Cup.

Blue United Corporation is the host organization for the inaugural Pacific Rim Cup. Blue United President, Takehiko Nakamura states, “ We are pleased to announce the Pacific Rim Cup. Our hope is that this tournament will be an annual event that the local community can be proud of, and look forward to, with the vision to expand within the Pacific Rim region and showcase Hawaii as the destination to host international sporting events. "

The four teams competing include the Vancouver Whitecaps FC and Columbus Crew SC from MLS and Hokkaido Consadole Sapporo from the J. League and Iwaki FC from TOHOKU Member of Society Soccer League. In May 2017, Hokkaido Prefecture and the State of Hawaii signed a sister-state relationship. Iwaki City is a sister city with the island of Kauai.

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Aloha and Welcome Pacific Rim Cup Participants

Aloha Stadium will be the site for all 4 Pacific Rim Cup matches. Located in central Oahu, the stadium is Hawaii’s largest outdoor arena, home to the University of Hawaii football team. In addition, Aloha Stadium showcases a multitude of events attracting visitors from around the world with soccer matches, concerts, car shows, fairs and the ever-popular Aloha Stadium Swap Meet & Marketplace. Their mission is to meet the challenge of providing a first-class arena where the dreams of our young people can be realized through participation in sporting and other special events; where the spirit of achievement can be nourished by the thrill of competition; where families can gather to share their cultural diversity with pride and a feeling of Aloha.
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February 8 (Thu) 2018 Aloha Stadium, Honolulu, HI; Kick‐off: 5:00 PM (1st Game) Japan Time 2/9(Fri) 12:00PM
Vancouver Whitecaps FC (Canada)
Iwaki FC (Japan)
February 8 (Thu) 2018 Aloha Stadium, Honolulu, HI; Kick‐off: 8:00 PM (2nd Game) Japan Time 2/9(Fri) 3:00PM
Columbus Crew SC (USA)
Consadole Sapporo (Japan)
February 10 (Sat) 2018 Aloha Stadium, Honolulu, HI; Kick‐off: 4:00 PM (1st Game) Japan Time 2/11(Sun) 11:00AM
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February 10 (Sat) 2018 Aloha Stadium, Honolulu, Hawaii Time Kick‐off: 7:00 PM (2nd Game) Japan Time 2/11(Sun) 2:00PM
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Iwaki FC

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・Youth (Ages 6-17)・Seniors (65 & older)

*No refunds will be issued after the completion of the 60th minute play time due to reasons outside the control of the Organization Committee including extreme weather and outages.






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Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University

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Columbus Crew SC players on their excitement for being in Hawaii and playing against Japanese opposition!

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interview with HOKKAIDO CONSADOLE SAPPORO player Shinji Ono

#Let Hawaii Happen on the island of O'ahu


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By Phone through the Aloha Stadium Charge Line at 808-483-7123. Open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mon. – Fri. Closed Sat., Sun., holidays, and day of event. Only Mastercard and Visa credit cards accepted. User fee up to $4 per ticket. At the Aloha Stadium Box Office. Office hours: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mon. – Fri. Closed Sat., Sun., and holidays. Only Cash, Mastercard and Visa credit cards accepted. No user fee. Online at
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Youth (Ages 6 – 17), Senior (65 and older) & Military – General Admission: $9 in advance (by Jan. 31), $14 after Jan. 31 and at the Box Office on GameDay. Ages 5 & Under: Free admission for general admission seating.
If purchasing online, print at home or pick up at Will Call at the Box Office. If purchasing via phone, have tickets e-mailed to you and print at home or pick up at Will Call.
Reprint at home or call the Aloha Stadium Charge Line at 808-483-7123 and they can e-mail to you again.
You can transfer tickets by e-mailing the print-at-home tickets to another person. The first person to use a print-at-home ticket will be the only one who will be granted entry. You can also leave tickets at Will Call at the Box Office for another person.
There is Wheelchair Accessible Seating at the Stadium. The same published rates apply for Accessible Seating. Accessible seating shall be limited to wheelchair users, ambulatory individuals who use mobility aids (crutches, walkers, canes, etc.) and ambulatory individuals with mobility impairments and their companions.  Each patron with disabilities may purchase one (1) disabled ticket and three (3) companion tickets.
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Stadium Events $16.00 per car
31.00 per bus or limousine For Map, visit: ENTRANCES
There are five entrances into the stadium parking areas.
Gate 1: Located on upper Salt Lake Boulevard, this is the main entrance and the best entry point for parking sections 1-7 as well as the Bus Lot.
Gate 2: Located on Kamehameha Highway, this is the best entrance for parking in sections 8-14.
Gate 3: This is the Kahuapaani Street entrance and the best entry point for parking in the Upper Halawa Lot.
Gate 4: This is the Lower Salt Lake Boulevard entrance and the entry point for parking in the Lower Halawa Lot.
Gate 5: Kam Lot entrance. *TEMPORARILY CLOSED 
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