• Ponchos if worn, carried over the arm, or in original sealed clear package
  • Blankets and/or towels if unrolled or unfolded
  • Small, handheld radios or TVs with earphones
  • Binoculars
  • Sunscreen lotion (no aerosol or spray bottles)
  • Banners and/or flags without sticks or poles
  • Empty spray bottles
  • Laptops/tablets
  • Electronic/Vapor/ E-Cigarette in designated smoke areas only

Please read the below list of allowed and prohibited items in the stadium. We are unable to store any items at the gates; they must be returned to your vehicle or thrown away. The Tampa Sports Authority / Raymond James Stadium is not responsible for items left behind, lost or damaged. Event patrons are responsible for their conduct, as well as the conduct of their guests and/or persons occupying their seats. Stadium staff will promptly intervene to support an environment where event patrons, their guests, and other fans can enjoy the event free from prohibited actions.

Prohibited items include:

  • Aerosol or spray bottles of sunscreen
  • Any item that could be used as a missile
  • Backpacks, duffel bags or large bags
  • Bags/Cases not approved in accordance with the clear bag policy (see page 6)
  • Cameras longer than 12 inches (includes body, lens and filter) * Policies may vary per event without notice
  • Camera Bags/Binocular cases
  • Cans/Bottles
  • Coolers
  • Fireworks
  • Food/Drinks
  • Glass
  • Horns/Lasers
  • Illegal Drugs
  • Pets (Service animals are permitted)
  • Recreational Balls
  • Seat Cushions
  • Sticks/Poles/Camera/“Selfie” Sticks or extenders
  • Strollers
  • Umbrellas
  • Unmanned Aircraft Systems & Radio Controlled Model Aircraft/Drones (strictly prohibited on stadium property including parking lots, stadium exterior and inside the stadium)
  • Video Cameras
  • Weapons

*A clear bag and metal detection screening policy is now in effect for all events held at Raymond James Stadium. To expedite the screening process, below are a few recommended guidelines:

  • Empty pockets of any metal objects as you enter the inspection area
  • Unzip and open coats, jackets, blankets and approved clear bags as you enter the inspection area
  • See below for clear bag policy information

All stadium events: All bags are subject to search upon entry and are subject to additional searches within the stadium.

Items not permitted into RJS must be returned to the patron’s vehicle. Items can not be held by stadium personnel. Beginning September 21, 2017, storage lockers will be available on site during all events. All items left unattended outside the gates will be disposed of. Approved bags must be carried when approaching the queue lines prior to entry into the stadium.

All fans entering the stadium will be subject to a metal detection screening for prohibited items.

*Items permitted into the stadium are generally governed by the admissions policy of the Licensee and/or promoter of the event. Generally, most licensees’ and/or promoters’ admissions policies prohibit all weapons. Please contact the TSA office about the admissions policies implemented by the Licensee and/or promoter for each specific event.

Violation may result in ejection, arrest, and/or ticket revocation.

Approved Clear Bags

  • Bags that are clear plastic, vinyl or PVC and do not exceed 12″ x 6″ x 12.”
  • One-gallon clear plastic freezer bag (Ziploc bag or similar).
  • Small clutch bags, approximately the size of a hand, with or without a handle or strap can be taken into the stadium with one of the clear plastic bags.

All bags are subject to search upon entry and are subject to additional searches within the stadium. Items not permitted into RJS must be returned to the patron’s vehicle. There are no lockers outside of the stadium to store items nor can they be held by stadium personnel. All items left unattended outside the gates will be disposed of. Approved bags must be carried when approaching the queue lines prior to entry into the stadium. Prohibited bags include, coolers, briefcases, backpacks, fanny packs, cinch bags, luggage, seat cushions, computer bags and camera bags.

Game Day Safety Bags

Raymond James Stadium is committed to creating a safe, comfortable and enjoyable experience for all fans, both in the stadium and parking lots. The following is a list of behaviors that will not be tolerated:

  • Abusive, foul, or disruptive language and obscene gestures
  • Intoxication or other signs of impairment related to alcohol consumption or drug use
  • Fighting, taunting, or threatening remarks or gestures
  • Distributing handbills, pamphlets, etc., unless authorized by stadium management and the licensee renting the facility
  • Sampling or unauthorized collections of any kind on stadium property
  • Sitting in a location other than the guest’s ticketed seat
  • Displays of affection not appropriate in a public setting
  • Obscene or indecent clothing
  • Any disruption to the progress of the event by a guests’ actions, or including throwing or kicking objects and field jumping
  • Any behavior which otherwise interferes with other guests’ enjoyment of the game
  • Smoking (except in designated locations) and spitting of tobacco products
  • Entering the stadium with unlawful weapons of any kind (except those required by Florida Law or the Licensee’s admission policy)
  • Standing on chair seats or stepping over chair backs
  • Standing or sitting in walkways, aisles or ramps
  • Running or jogging
  • Failing to follow event staff instructions
  • Re-entering the stadium

Tampa Sports Authority reserves the right to change this list at any time. VIOLATION MAY RESULT IN EJECTION, ARREST, AND/OR TICKET REVOCATION.

 

REPORT FAN CONDUCT ISSUES

On event day, guests can report issues and concerns by:

  • Texting 33607 with location and issue
  • Calling 813-350-6501
  • Contacting event staff or security personnel (not vendors or custodians)

 

NFL CODE OF CONDUCT

The National Football League and its teams are committed to creating a safe, comfortable and enjoyable experience for all fans, both in the stadium and in the parking lots. We want all fans attending our games to enjoy the experience in a responsible fashion. When attending a game, you are required to refrain from the following behaviors:

  • Behavior that is unruly, disruptive or illegal in nature
  • Intoxication or other signs of alcohol impairment that results in irresponsible behavior
  • Foul or abusive language or obscene gestures
  • Interference with the progress of the game (including throwing objects onto the field)
  • Failing to follow instructions of stadium personnel
  • Verbal or physical harassment of opposing team fans

Event patrons are responsible for their conduct as well as the conduct of their guests and/or persons occupying their seats. Stadium staff will promptly intervene to support an environment where event patrons, their guests and other fans can enjoy the event free from the above behavior. Event patrons and guests who violate these provisions will be subject to ejection without refund and loss of ticket privileges for future games.

ALCOHOL POLICIES

Raymond James Stadium works hard to promote responsible consumption of alcoholic beverages. Fans should be aware of the following alcohol policies:

  • All guests purchasing alcohol must be prepared to show valid identification
  • Alcoholic beverages will be limited to two per person per purchase * Policies may vary per event without notice
  • Alcoholic beverage sales at portable and permanent concessions stands on the main and upper concourses will cease at the beginning of the fourth quarter of a football game or its equivalent at other events. The club section, however, may serve alcohol until the end of the event
  • Guests passing alcohol to minors or guests possessing alcohol, who do not have proof of being at least 21 years of age, may be ejected or subject to arrest
  • Alcoholic beverages may not be brought into the stadium. Any attempt to bring in alcohol will be considered a violation of the Code of Conduct and may result in the guest being ejected, arrested or have their ticket(s) revoked
  • ARAMARK reserves the right to refuse services at any point in time to any patron that they deem as intoxicated
  • No alcohol may be taken out of the stadium

ALCOHOL SALES

  • Beer, wine and liquor will be sold throughout the stadium

DESIGNATED DRIVER PROGRAM 

Raymond James Stadium offers Budweiser’s Good Sport Designated Driver program at all events that serve alcohol. Fans who pledge to be a designated driver will receive a free soft drink coupon redeemable at all permanent concession stands. Driver’s license is required and patrons must be 21 or order to qualify – limit one per household. Visit any Guest Services booth for more information. Thank you for drinking responsibly!

SAFE RIDE HOME PROGRAM 

Available only when alcohol is sold, impaired fans can participate in the Budweiser Safe Ride Home Program and receive a free cab ride within a 50-mile radius. Please visit any Guest Services booth to get a Safe Ride Home.