ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. — It's so close you can feel it... Preseason marks the one-month mark until meaningful football once again kicks off in the 2019-2020 NFL season.

But the Bills Mafia won't be waiting to until September to celebrate. Game 1 of the preseason opens against the Indianapolis Colts Thursday evening.

Here's everything you need to know if you're planning on checking out game:

Where & When:

New Era Field
Thursay, August 8th 7:00 p.m.

*Abbott Road Closes at 1;45 p.m.
*Parking lots open at 3:00 p.m.
*Stadium gates open at 5:30 p.m.

The Bills will be celebrating their 18th Annual Kids Day. A special Kids Day tailgate will take place in Lot 6 starting at 3 p.m. featuring food trucks, mini golf, the beloved mechanical Bills helmet ride, and more.

Tickets:

Tickets are still available online. You can visit BuffaloBills.com, or check out the Bills Ticketmaster page.

Once You Arrive:

  • Digital tickets only will be accepted
  • Security will be treated like any other game held at New Era Field
  • Players will hit the field for warm-ups at 5:45, with a performance from “The Stampede" to pump up the crowd at 6:45.