NASHVILLE (WATE) – Those lucky enough to have tickets to the Tennessee Volunteers first game against the Bowling Green Falcons should of course bring their undying support for the Vols to Nissan Stadium, but there are a number of things fans won’t be able to bring into the game.
Purses larger than a clutch bag, coolers, briefcases, fanny packs, fanny packs, cinch bags, luggage of any kind, seat cushions, computer bags and camera bags are not allowed. Bags of any type are not encouraged, but Nissan Stadium said each person will be allowed one large clear bag plus a small clutch.
Bags that are allowed:
- 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
- Anything that fits in your pockets
Official Titans logo clear plastic tote bags are available at TitansLockerRoom.com or at Titans Locker Room locations at Nissan Stadium. Nissan Stadium said they do make an exception for medically necessary items after proper inspection. Guests with medical items must enter through Gates 1, 5 or 7.
“Our fans deserve to be in a safe and secure environment,” said Jeffrey Miller, NFL vice president and chief security officer. “Public safety is our top priority. This will make the job of checking items much more efficient and effective. We will be able to deliver a better and quicker experience at the gates and also provide a safer environment. We appreciate our fans’ cooperation.”
Kickoff for Saturday’s game is scheduled for 4:00 p.m. Follow WATE 6 On Your Side Sports Director Michael Spencer for updates from the game.