Stadium Guide

Stadium Guide

Alaskan Way Viaduct

For updates on the Alaskan Way Viaduct replacement and alternate routes, please visit their website.

Evacuation Plans

If circumstances should require stadium evacuation, please review the evacuation plans for CenturyLink Field.

Rules for Surrounding Areas

For more information on Areas Surrounding CenturyLink Field and Event Center, reference the Rules page.


CenturyLink Field enforces measures designed to both enhance public safety and create a safe environment at CenturyLink Field and CenturyLink Field Event Center for all stadium events (including Seahawks games and Sounders FC matches). Guests of CenturyLink Field may carry only the following style and size bag, package, or container into CenturyLink Field or when approaching queue lines.


Bags that are clear plastic, vinyl or PVC and do not exceed 12″ x 6″ x 12″. (Official NFL team logo clear plastic tote bags are available through club merchandise outlets or at One-gallon clear plastic freezer bags (ziploc bag or similar). No clear backpacks.


Small clutch bags, that do not exceed 4.5″ x 6.5″, with or without a handle or strap, may be carried into the stadium along with one of the clear bag options.


  • Seat cushions that have no pockets, zippered compartments, or extra straps.
  • Oversized bags cannot be placed in acceptable clear bags and will be denied entrance.
  • Exception for medically necessary items after proper inspection at the NE VIP Gate, NW VIP Gate, SW VIP Gate, Club Entrance (Garage Level 5), Suite Entrance (Garage Level 6).
  • Outside food entering CentruryLink Field must adhere to the clear bag policy and dimensions.


Fan Code of Conduct

CenturyLink Field management is committed to creating a safe, comfortable and enjoyable experience for its guests. The staff will proactively intervene to support an environment where event patrons, their guests and other fans can enjoy the event experience free from the following behaviors:

  • Behavior that is unruly, disruptive or illegal in nature
  • Over-intoxication or other signs of alcohol or substance impairment
  • Foul or abusive language or obscene gestures
  • Interference with the progress of the game (including throwing objects onto the field)
  • Failing to follow instructions of stadium personnel
  • Verbal or physical harassment of home or opposing team fans
  • Verbal or physical harassment of stadium guests and staff members
  • Smoking, tobacco or marijuana use on CenturyLink Field property

Guests who cannot conform their conduct to these rules are not welcome at Seattle Seahawks games.  Unruly or inconsiderate behavior and fighting will not be tolerated and will result in ejection from the stadium and/or permanent revocation of ticket privileges.

Each guest should be in possession of their ticket stub and be ready to display it to stadium officials to verify their seat location. All Season Ticket Holders are responsible for their own conduct as well as the conduct of their guests and/or persons occupying their seats.

As part of an NFL initiative, the Seahawks will require fans that are ejected from the stadium for violating of the Fan Code of Conduct to take a four-hour online course before they are permitted to come back into the facility.  The cost of the course will be $250.

Each guest should hold his or her ticket stub and be ready to display it to stadium officials to verify their seat location. All Ticket Holders are responsible for their conduct as well as the conduct of their Guests and/or persons occupying their seats.

*The use of streamers and confetti as an expression of fan enthusiasm during Sounders FC matches is not prohibited, but will be kept under review. Streamers are not to be used to impact the competition and/or thrown at or toward a player, referee or stadium staff member.

The following items are NOT permitted at CenturyLink Field:

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

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

Any Glass, Aluminum and Metal Containers

For the safety of all guests and staff, the operation of Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) on CenturyLink 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.

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

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

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.

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 CenturyLink Field.

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

New in 2015, guests are no longer able to bring inflated footballs or soccer balls into the game.

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

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

The following items are allowed at CenturyLink Field:

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.

Binocular cases are not allowed.

Examples: Hi-C, Capri Sun’s, and Milk products

CenturyLink Field is committed to providing an atmosphere that all guests find enjoyable.  As part of this commitment, we ask that all guests keep acts of affection tasteful and discrete.

Alcohol/ID Policies

CenturyLink Field works hard to promote responsible consumption of alcoholic beverages. Our alcohol policies are listed below and are also posted at every concession stand.

  • Any guest who appears to be under age 30 must present a valid ID (see below).
  • No alcohol will be sold to guests who are under 21 years of age.
  • No alcohol will be sold to guests who appear intoxicated.
  • There will be a two (2) beer / wine limit, per transaction, at concession stands and portable concessions until alcohol cut, which varies by event.
  • There will be a one (1) spirit limit, per transaction, at club locations until alcohol cut, which varies by event.
  • Guests passing alcohol to minors will be ejected and subject to arrest.
  • Guests possessing alcohol, who do not have proof of being at least 21 years of age, may be ejected.
  • We reserve the right to refuse the sale of alcohol to any guest.
  • Alcoholic beverages may not be brought into CenturyLink Field.  Any attempt to bring alcohol inside will be considered a violation of the Fan Code of Conduct and may result in the guest being ejected, arrested, or tickets being revoked.

Any attempt to bring alcohol into the stadium will be considered a violation of the Fan Code of Conduct and may result in the Guest being ejected, arrested or tickets being revoked.

Identification MUST be valid (not expired) and show:

  • The bearer’s date of birth,
  • The bearer’s signature (except US Military ID),
  • A photograph of bearer.

The following forms of ID are acceptable at CenturyLink Field:

  • Driver’s License, Instruction Permit, or ID Card issued by any U.S. State, U.S. Territory, and District of Columbia.
  • Driver’s License, Instruction Permit, or ID Card issued by any Canadian Province
  • Valid Washington State Temporary Driver’s License
  • U.S. Armed Forces ID Card (Encrypted signature & vertical format accepted)
  • Merchant Marine ID Card issued by the U.S. Coast Guard
  • Official Passport
  • Washington State Tribal Enrollment Card (No expiration date required)

The following forms of ID are NOT accepted for alcohol purchases at CenturyLink Field:

  • Punched IDs are NOT accepted
  • Expired IDs are NOT accepted
  • Temporary IDs are NOT accepted
  • Vertical forms of ID other than the Department of Defense issued Common Access Card are NOT accepted

Disabled Seating Information

There are disabled seats (wheelchair convertible) dispersed throughout all areas and price levels of CenturyLink Field.  Disabled seating and access are fully compliant with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). ADA seating rows are non-standing rows. For further location of access appropriate options, please contact Ticketmaster at Voice: 1-800-745-3000 or

Drop-Off Area

The passenger and disabled drop-off zone is located off the intersection of Railroad Way S. and Occidental Ave., accessible from 1st Ave. S. Drivers may drop off their passengers adjacent to the stadium prior to parking. Traffic congestion can be a problem if you don’t arrive early! You cannot park in the drop-off zone. Similar access for passenger pickup will be provided post-game, with traffic delays possible.


CenturyLink Field is equipped with two elevators in each of the NE, NW, and SW corners of the stadium, providing service to all levels of the facility.  Elevators are also located at the north and south ends of the parking garage, as well as the southeast corner of the Event Center. Elevator service is available to Club Seat Holders, Suite holders and guests with disabilities or difficulty climbing stairs and ramps.  For convenient access to the upper level, an express elevator is also available in the NW corner.


CenturyLink Field is pleased to announce a new stadium amenity, The Mother’s Room,  located on the Suite Level Southwest.

The Mother’s Room is a private space where moms can nurse, pump and spend some quiet time. The room has soft lighting, comfortable chairs and electrical outlets. It also has a convenient changing table and hand washing sink.

The newly added Mother’s Room is located on the SW corner of the Suite Level and can be accessed by the SW Elevators.


Four ramps are located in the SW, NW, NE and SE corners of the stadium. All ramps access the upper levels of the stadium and are ADA-compliant.


Restrooms are located throughout CenturyLink Field and CenturyLink Field Event Center and are all ADA-compliant.  Baby changing stations can be found in all Family Restrooms located throughout the facility.  Family restrooms are located on the Main Concourse at sections 118 & 126, in the Delta Sky 360 Club level at sections 212, 215, 222 & 232, in the Suite Level across from Suite 36, and in the upper level at sections 302, 315, 322 & 343

Sign Language Interpreters

CenturyLink Field is pleased to provide signed performances for our hearing-impaired guests for select concert events. Interpretation services are not guaranteed for every event; however, we will make every effort to accommodate each request with appropriate advance notice, at least two (2) weeks prior to the event. Please contact the Box Office at (206) 381-7848 for further information.


In compliance with state law (RCW 70.160), smoking of any kind is prohibited in all areas of CenturyLink Field and Event Center. This includes, but is not limited to: cigarettes, e-cigarettes, vape pens, and smokeless tobacco.

Ticket Age Limits

For Seahawks and Sounders games, children under the age of 2 are allowed entry into the stadium without tickets.  However, for other events, the age may change. For stadium concerts, everyone must have a ticket regardless of age.

Ticket Exchange

Should a guest need access to wheelchair space and accessible seating on a temporary basis, accommodations may be made through the CenturyLink Field Box Office. Tickets may only be exchanged based on availability of existing accessible seats.  Due to high demand, accessible seating will run out.  We recommend you contact the CenturyLink Field Box Office as soon as you know you will be in need of assistance.  Please call the Box Office at (206) 682-2800 to report your need for accessible seating and to check availability.

Ticket Fraud

Ticket fraud includes but is not limited to misrepresentation of a disability.  Management reserves the right to take appropriate action regarding misrepresentation, which may result in relocation, ejection and if season ticket, revocation of the season tickets assigned to the season ticket account.


Umbrellas ARE allowed in CenturyLink Field, but their USE IS PROHIBITED. Umbrellas can be checked at GuestLink OR stored under their seat–provided it does not create a tripping hazard for any guests/staff.

Wheelchair Service

Wheelchairs are available to fans needing accessible assistance. Simply let a CenturyLink Field staff member know at the gate/entrance, and they will contact GuestLink Services. A wheelchair will be dispatched and a staff member will escort you to your seat and then arrange a time for a pick-up at the end of the game.

Lost & Found

Lost items are only held for 90 days.  Lost and Found Phone: 206-381-7544

The Lost and Found staff will secure all found items and make every effort to research and locate potential owners. You may arrange for the return of items by:

On-site pickup: If you properly identify items, you may arrange to pick them up during normal business hours, Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. We require picture ID at time of pick up.

Federal Express: With approved credit cards or a FedEx account, the Lost and Found Office can prepare items for shipment Monday – Friday before 3:30 p.m.

U.S. Mail: The Lost and Found Office can return small items via U.S. Mail, if you forward a self-stamped mailing container to the Lost and Found Office.