Broncos fans can get free beer to mark season opener

DENVER — Bud Light is giving 50,000 Broncos fans of legal drinking age a free beer on Thursday to mark the start of the NFL regular season.

The Broncos play the Carolina Panthers in a rematch of Super Bowl 50 at Sports Authority Field at Mile High.

Fans can redeem the free beer through the Ibotta mobile shopping app or visit

Besides custom cans for the Broncos, Sports Authority Field at Mile High will have two Bud Light rooftop lounges on the fifth level.  A “Twitter vending machine” will also allow fans to win Bud Light prizes.