Lumen Field

Stadium guide

Prohibited Items

You will be asked to return any prohibited items to your car.  Or it can be disposed of at the gates.

*Please review the details page of the event you are attending for event-specific prohibited items. Event detail pages can be found here.


  • Bottles, Cans, Airplane Bottles, Zip-Loc Bags, Shooters

Battery operated heated blankets, jackets, costumes (to light or inflate) etc.

Cameras, Video Recorders & Selfie Sticks

  • Cameras with video recording capabilities (including GoPros) or professional style cameras with large lenses (6″ or longer) or tri-pods. Selfie sticks are also not permitted inside Lumen Field.

Cans & Bottles

  • Any Glass, Aluminum, Metal & Aerosol Containers (Including sunscreen) or are hard sided


  • Cases larger than 4.5” x 6.5” for items such as binoculars, glasses, tablets, etc. are not permitted in accordance with the NFL Bag Policy.

Drones-Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) Notice

  • For the safety of all guests and staff, the operation of Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) on Lumen Field and Event Center property is prohibited. Violators are subject to trespass from the property and may be subject to FAA and/or local law enforcement action.

Inflated Objects

  • Inflated footballs, soccer balls, and other objects are not permitted inside the stadium.

Flagpoles and Sticks to Hold Signs

  • Banners, signs, and/or flags cannot be on poles or sticks unless expressly authorized by event organizer (see Sounders FC policy). No banner, sign, and/or flag may cause a view obstruction.

Laptop Computers

  • Laptops are prohibited, but tablets (i.e. Surface, iPad) without a case are permitted.

Motorcycle Helmets

  • Motorcycle helmets are not permitted, but bicycle helmets are allowed into entry.


  • Megaphones, Air Horns, Sirens, Horns, Whistles, Drums, Cow Bells

Outside Beverages

  • Sodas, Specialty Coffees, Sports Drinks (Exceptions are made for factory sealed water bottles and soft-sided juice boxes)


  • Guns, Knives, Pepper Spray, Brass Knuckles, Loose Batteries, Wires, Box Cutters

Permitted Items

  • Binoculars: Binocular cases are not allowed.
  • Blankets
  • Cameras: Personal still photography cameras and digital cameras. Photographic support tools that may interfere with others’ enjoyment of the game (tripods, professional lenses - larger than 200 mm, etc.) are not permitted in the stadium. Camera cases are not allowed.
  • Children's Juice Boxes & Soft Side Single Serving Containers: Examples: Hi-C, Capri Sun’s, and Milk products
  • Empty Personal Plastic Sports Bottles (soft sided)
  • Factory Sealed Full Water Bottles (can't be flavor enhanced or sparkling)
  • For Seahawks games, banners and signs are permitted in the stadium so long as they do not obstruct the view of guests or block stadium signage. Banners and signs must be event-related, in good taste and not commercial, political, or offensive in nature. All signs must be hand-held; signs on sticks are not permitted. Lumen Field reserves the right to remove any banner or sign. Other events held at Lumen Field may observe this same policy; please check the website of the event promoter.
  • Portable phone chargers are allowed in for phone use. They are not allowed in if they are going to power something else (ex. LED costume lights).
  • Umbrellas are permitted in the stadium as long as they are collapsible and provided they do not interfere with other guests’ enjoyment of an event.