Road Trip to First Kick 2012

MLS Road Trip to First Kick 2012 Itinerary

The MLS Road Trip to First Kick Presented by Dick's Sporting Goods and adidas kicks off on Saturday, Feb. 25 on both coasts, with the two groups traveling more than a combined 5,500 miles leading up to the opening games on March 11 and 12. Here's a day-by-day glance at where each cast is headed along the way.

WEST COAST DATE EAST COAST

Tucson, Ariz.

Desert Diamond Cup

Feb. 25

Philadelphia, Pa.

Road Trip Kick Off at Dick's Sporting Goods (Brandywine) with Taylor Twellman

Travel Day Feb. 26

Washington, D.C.

Washington Capitals game with fans

Los Angeles, Calif.

Feb. 27 Travel Day
Travel Day Feb. 28

Charleston, S.C.

Carolina Challenge Cup

San Jose, Calif./Travel Day

Italy-USA watch party, San Jose

Feb. 29

Charleston, S.C.

Carolina Challenge Cup

Travel Day/Portland, Ore.

Portland Timbers Tournament

March 1

Travel Day/Orlando, Fla.

Disney Pro Soccer Classic
 

Portland, Ore.

March 2

Orlando, Fla.

Disney Pro Soccer Classic

Portland, Ore.

Special guest and giveaways,
Dick's Sporting Goods

March 3

Orlando, Fla.

Disney Pro Soccer Classic

Portland, Ore.

Portland Timbers Tournament

March 4

Travel Day/Atlanta, Ga.

Travel Day/Seattle, Wash.

March 5

Travel Day/Chattanooga, Tenn.

Seattle, Wash.

Special guest and giveaways,
Dick's Sporting Goods

March 6

Chattanooga, Tenn.

Visit to Volkswagen plant

Seattle, Wash.

Seattle Sounders vs. Santos Laguna (CCL)

March 7

Travel Day/New Orleans, La.

Travel Day

March 8

Travel Day/Houston, Texas.

Los Angeles, Calif.

Special guest, Omar Gonzalez, and giveaways,
Dick's Sporting Goods (Pasadena)

March 9

Dallas, Texas

Special guest and giveaways,
Dick's Sporting Goods (Frisco)

Los Angeles, Calif.

LA Galaxy vs. Real Salt Lake

March 10

Dallas, Texas

FC Dallas and New York Red Bulls Workouts

Los Angeles, Calif.

First Kick: Chivas USA vs. Houston Dynamo

March 11

Dallas, Texas

First Kick: FC Dallas vs. New York Red Bulls