Georgia Tech Venue Permitted & Prohibited Items

To ease congestion at the gates, please review the following lists regarding what is and isn't allowed inside the gates/doors at any Georgia Tech sports venue. These venues include:

  • Bobby Dodd Stadium
  • McCamish Pavilion
  • Mewborn Field
  • O'Keefe Gymnasium
  • Russ Chandler Stadium

*A list of all banned items is also posted at stadium gates

Season ticket holders can bring sealed bottled water/ non-alcoholic beverages and food items into Bobby Dodd Stadium and McCamish Pavilion in their official Georgia Tech Season Ticket Holder clear tote bag (pictured on the left). Water/Food will not be allowed into the stadium with any other clear bag.

Season ticket holders can purchase an official clear tote bag for $15 by calling 404.894.5447 during regular business hours (9 a.m. - 5 p.m. ET Monday-Friday).

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The following items ARE permitted through gates/doors at Georgia Tech sports venues:
  • Baby food (with child in arms)
  • Cameras (lens must be smaller than 4")
  • Small diaper bagsGeorgia Tech Football
  • Game Tickets
  • White/Gold pom-poms
  • White/Gold Shirts
  • Seat Cushions
  • Umbrellas (*EXCEPT at Bobby Dodd Stadium)
  • Bags & Backpacks (Smaller than 14" x 10" x 5")
  • Service Animals
  • Binoculars
  • Banners, signs & flags (no larger than 3' x 5')
  • Empty water bottles (that can be filled inside the stadium at water fountains)
  • Blankets
  • Stadium Seats without arms
  • Medical Assistance Devices
  • Diaper Bags
  • Breast Pumps & Supplies

For reasons of safety, the following items are NOT PERMITTED in Georgia Tech sports venues:
  • Beverages
  • Food
  • Alcoholic beverages
  • Cans
  • Coolers
  • Thermos bottles
  • TVs
  • Ice bags
  • Large bags (larger than 14 by 10 by 5 inches)
  • Horns or other noisemakers
  • Laser pointers
  • Video cameras
  • Cameras with lenses longer than 4"
  • Pets
  • Weapons
  • Strollers
  • Stadium seats with arms
  • Umbrellas
  • Any other items deemed dangerous or inappropriate by security or game management.

Please note: In keeping with current Homeland Security restrictions, Georgia Tech does not allow strollers or umbrellas to be left inside the gate entrances at Bobby Dodd Stadium. Holding pens for these items can be found adjacent to the entrances at Gates 4 and 9 of Bobby Dodd.

Bag Check: All bags will be searched upon entry into Bobby Dodd Stadium and McCamish Pavilion. NO bags larger than 14 by 10 by 5 inches will be permitted into Bobby Dodd Stadium or McCamish Pavilion. For questions regarding items not listed in one of the two categories listed above, please contact the Georgia Tech Game Operations Department.