The Tribe made it to the World Series last year, and Cleveland will be abuzz with excitement over the Indians this year meaning you’ll find a great atmosphere surrounding The Jake on game days.

Although tailgating is not allowed at Progressive Field, that doesn’t stop Indians fans from celebrating and enjoying pre-game festivities. The majority of the area surrounding the Jake is pedestrian only, which goes a long way in helping create a festive atmosphere surrounding the stadium on game days. All around the park you’ll find Indians fans clad in red, white, and blue pregaming and celebrating.

If you’re looking to grab something to eat or drink before the game than the Gateway District is the place to be. Not only is Progressive Field located in the Gateway District it’s also home to several great bars and restaurants as well. Just make sure to arrive early, if you want to get a table.


Jim Thome, Bob Feller, and Larry Dobby Statues

The Jim Thome, Bob Feller, and Larry Doby statues outside the Right Field Gate do an excellent job of honoring three of the best players in Indians history. The statues are a must-see for any attending an Indians game, so stop by and snap a picture of them during your trip to Cleveland.

Ballpark Tour

Take a tour of The Jake before the game! If you're looking to get the full Indians experience then take the ballpark tour and where the magic happens behind the scenes. Tours cost $10 for adults and $8 for kids.

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Rally Alley

If you’re looking to grab a bite to eat or enjoy some live entertainment before the game then stop by Rally Alley. Rally Alley is the official Indians street festival and is a great place to take the entire family before the game, so stop by and check it out.

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Where to tailgate

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