Sep 3, 2009 1:14 PM by Bea Karnes
AFA spells out rules for football visitors
The Air Force Academy football season kicks off Saturday at Falcon Stadium against Nicholls State at 12:06 p.m.
If you're heading out to the game--here's what you need to know before you go:
- North and South Entrances open at 8 a.m.
Fanfest starts at 9:30 a.m. in front of the stadium.
There is no re-entry into Falcon Stadium. Fans are welcome to tailgate in the stadium parking lots prior to the game and for up to three hours after the game's conclusion.
Still cameras and handheld video cameras will be allowed. Flash photography is not permitted.
Empty or factory-sealed soft plastic water (water only) bottles, 24 ounces or less will be permitted.
Items prohibited: alcoholic beverages, food, umbrellas, backpacks of any sort, artificial noisemakers, banners or large signs (no signs larger than 18 x 24 inches), laser pointers, weapons, firearms, fireworks, glass containers, cans, bags larger than 8x11 inches, and any items that cannot be readily inspected.
Pets other than working service dogs are not permitted.
Infant carrier bags and diaper bags are allowed if an infant is present, but the bags will be searched.
All hand-carried items will be checked, to include purses, diaper bags, fanny packs, seat cushions, and blankets.
All patrons entering the stadium are subject to search.