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Super Bowl LVII Security Procedures


Security screening in and around State Farm Stadium will be significantly heightened for Super Bowl LVII. To provide a safe environment and to expedite fan entry into the stadium, the NFL limits the size and type of bags that may be brought into the stadium. Visit nfl.com/allclear for more details

All items carried by fans will be carefully inspected and potentially not permitted into the stadium.

Consistent with all NFL games, the NFL strongly encourages fans not to bring any bags to the Super Bowl, but if necessary, those outlined below are permissible:

  • Bags that are clear plastic, vinyl or PVC and do not exceed 12" x 6" x 12"
  • One-gallon clear plastic freezer bag
  • Clutch bags,4.5" x 6.5" or smaller, with or without a handle or strap, can be taken into the stadium with one of the clear bag options.
  • An exception will be made for medically necessary items after thorough inspection at a gate designated for this purpose.

Prohibited bags include but are not limited to: purses or bags larger than 4.5" x 6.5", coolers, briefcases, backpacks, fanny packs, cinch bags/draw strings that are not clear or exceed 12" x 6" x 12", luggage of any kind, computer bags, binocular cases and camera bags, and large traditional seat cushions that have pockets, zippers, compartments or covers.

Prohibited items at Super LVII

The following list is a guide only. It is not intended to be all-inclusive. The NFL reserves the right to prohibit any item at deemed dangerous or inappropriate.

  • Alcohol
  • Animals (except service animals)
  • Banners, signs (any object that obstructs the view of others)
  • Battery operated clothing (socks, jackets, etc.)
  • Backpacks and briefcases
  • Beach balls or inflatable devices (balloons)
  • Beverages
  • Illegal substances
  • Laptop Computers, iPads, Tablets, Computers
  • Laser lights and pointers
  • Mace/pepper spray
  • Motorized scooters, hover boards, skateboards, or any self-propelled devices
  • Motorcycle and Bicycle helmets
  • Noisemakers and horns, Poles, sticks, missile like objects of any kind
  • Bottles, cans, thermoses, cups, glass containers, and beverage containers of any kind
  • Video recording devices, tripods, monopods, selfie sticks
  • Chairs, stools or other seating devices
  • Containers of any type (aerosol cans, coolers of any size, bottles)
  • Drones, Remote Controlled Unmanned Aerial Vehicles or other similar motorized vehicles/devices
  • Food
  • Fireworks, pyrotechnics of any kind
  • Footballs, inflated balls, throwable sports equipment of any kind
  • Frisbees
  • Pom poms, shakers with stick handles
  • Promotional items with commercial slogans or identification without the written consent from the NFL
  • Strollers
  • Umbrellas
  • Firearms, weapons, knives and explosives
  • Whistles

Note: Prohibited items and items determined to not be appropriate for entry into the stadium will be the responsibility of the ticketholder and cannot be accepted or checked by the NFL, State Farm Stadium, or the Arizona Department of Public Safety. The NFL, State Farm Stadium and the Arizona Department of Public Safety will not store prohibited or excluded items for spectators.

Cameras and Binoculars – Small cameras and binoculars will be allowed. No spectator cameras with lenses more than six inches (6") long will be permitted. Camcorders or similar video recording devices are not allowed. Binocular cases and camera bags must comply with the NFL Bag Policy.

Items purchased after passing through security on gameday will be allowed into the stadium.

The cooperation, patience and understanding of fans is greatly appreciated by the National Football League, State Farm Stadium and the Arizona Department of Public Safety.