ACCESSING YOUR SEAT
Fans are encouraged to enter the stadium on the side their game tickets indicate.
Each individual is encouraged to hold their own ticket to assist in expediting the scanning process. Game tickets will be electronically scanned by gate attendants. Everyone is encouraged to use the appropriate breezeway when going to your seat. Excessive movement on the part of spectators during the game is a common complaint to our game-day event staff. As a courtesy to other patrons, please remain in your seats until the play has ended.
ADA GAMEDAY INFORMATION
Click here for more information regarding Boone Pickens Stadium and ADA information.
All persons, including children of any age, must have a ticket for admission into Boone Pickens Stadium. Ticket holders are restricted to seating in the location that appears on their ticket and agree to abide by facility and University policies, as well as State and Federal laws. OSU reserves the right to revoke tickets by refund of purchase. All persons entering the stadium are subject to search.
The possession or consumption of alcohol in the general seating areas of Boone Pickens Stadium is prohibited. Violators are subject to ejection and applicable legal action. Inebriated individuals will be denied admission into the stadium. Such ejections are not grounds for refunds.
Service animals for guests with disabilities are permitted. All other animals are prohibited. All service animals must remain on a leash or in a harness at all times.
ANNOUNCEMENTS OR MESSAGES
No announcement or message will be made over the public address system unless an emergency is present. Requests for emergency messages need to be presented to an OSU Police Officer, OSU Safety Officer or Express Personnel Staff. Individuals not in attendance of the game can make these requests by contacting the OSUPD at 405/744-6523.
ATHLETIC CENTER/HERITAGE HALL
The Athletics Center is not open on gameday to the general public.
ATM machines are located by the escalators (north and south plaza level) in Boone Pickens Stadium. Club and suite ticket holders have access to ATM machines located on the north and south club levels.
BABY CHANGING STATIONS
Baby changing stations are available in all public restrooms in Boone Pickens Stadium. They are located in the handicapped accessible bathroom stalls.
Baby strollers are not allowed in Boone Pickens Stadium.
Backpacks are not allowed in Boone Pickens Stadium.
Appropriate sized bags and other permitted items will be checked prior to entering the stadium. Bags are limited in size so they can fit under the seat. Bags larger than 12” x 12” x12” are not allowed in the stadium. Please leave all unnecessary items in your vehicle or at home. There are no provisions to check items at the gates. OSU will not be responsible for any item left at the gate. Patrons who refuse to allow visual inspections of bags or purses will be denied entry to the stadium. Please see the “Stadium Policies” section for items that are not permitted in the stadium.
BANNERS, FLAGS OR SIGNS
Any banner, sign or flag considered being a political endorsement, offensive, obstructing view of fans, etc. will be removed and confiscated by game management. The use of poles to hang banners, signs or flags is prohibited.
Cowboys Radio Network
Every game of the 2014 Cowboy Football season can be heard throughout the state of Oklahoma on the Cowboy Radio Network. OSU Football will cover the state when 26 stations join the Network. A list of stations is included on the athletics website and feature our three main flagship stations in Tulsa (KFAQ 1170AM), Stillwater (KSPI 93.7FM) and Oklahoma City (KXXY 96.1FM).
Dave Hunziker enters his 15th season as the play-by-play voice of the Cowboys, while John Holcomb, sports director at CBS affiliate KOTV in Tulsa, will provide expert analysis for his 11th season. Robert Allen will provide sideline reports for the 14th year and co-host the postgame show. Cowboy Sports Talk, a call-in show with Coach Mike Gundy, is hosted by Dave Hunziker and airs every Monday night throughout the season at 6-7 p.m. (Live at Chick-fil-A in Stillwater). The show can be heard throughout the Cowboy Radio Network and Sirius XM Satellite Radio. Check out the athletics department website at www.okstate.com for a complete list of stations.
Network broadcasts for all Cowboy football games will begin 120 minutes prior to kickoff. The pre-game show will include interviews with Coach Gundy, Cowboy assistant coaches and players. The post-game show runs for one hour following the game and includes interviews from the locker room with players and coaches. Check out the athletics website for a complete listing of the statewide radio network and any national broadcasts.
Compact cameras (still only) are permitted for personal use as long as their use does not create a disturbance or obstructs the view of other fans. Any commercial photography is prohibited. Video cameras, tripods, monopods and cameras with lens longer than 3 inches (detachable or non-detachable) are prohibited inside Boone Pickens Stadium.
Chairbacks are not permitted to be brought into the stadium.
Concession stands will open at the same time patrons are allowed to enter the stadium (1 ½ hours prior to kick-off). The concession stands are located throughout the stadium on the plaza and mezzanine levels.
The NCAA, Big 12 Conference and Oklahoma State University promote good sportsmanship by student-athletes, coaches and fans. We request your cooperation by supporting the participants and officials in a positive manner. Fans are reminded they are prohibited from entering the playing field. Negative comments directed at student-athletes, coaches, game officials, team representatives, or other fans are grounds for removal. The NCAA, Big 12 Conference and Oklahoma State University thank you for your cooperation.
COWBOY STADIUM SEATS
To reserve Cowboy Stadium Seating (IMG College Seating) please call 877-494-6001 or visit www.cowboyseats.com for additional information.
Major credit cards (Master Card, Visa and American Express) are accepted at the following locations.
ELECTRONIC TICKET SCANNING
All tickets will be electronically scanned to verify authenticity. Tickets which have been scanned in upon entry cannot be reused by another fan. Patrons assume all risks for tickets purchased through sources other than the OSU Athletic Ticket Office.
The elevators are for individuals who have the proper game ticket (club or suite level ticket) or proper game credential. Elevators in each of the stair towers will be assigned to do certain functions. Individuals with wheelchair seating located on the mezzanine level of the stadium will have a “WC” on their game ticket. Individuals with this type of ticket can utilize designated elevators to access the mezzanine level.
EMERGENCY MEDICAL PROCEDURES
Medical and safety personnel are assigned to the stadium. For assistance in any medical emergency, please contact an usher, OSU Police or OSU Safety personnel. It is extremely important that the exact location of the medical emergency is given so medical personnel know where the emergency is occurring.
The escalators are located in the middle of the north and south stadium and in the west end of the stadium. They are open to the general public to reach the mezzanine level. Only individuals with the proper game ticket or credential may use the escalators to access levels above the mezzanine.
Fans may enter through express gates located at S3, S4, S9, S10, N3, N4, N9, N10 and W4 and W5. These gates will have signage above the gates to identify them. Express gates allow quick entry into the stadium for individuals who do not have items that need to be inspected. No purses, bags, diaper bags, fanny packs, backpacks, camera cases, blankets, etc. will be allowed through these entrances.
In the event of an emergency, stadium staff will utilize the public address system and video board to inform patrons of the situation and any instructions. In the unlikely event of an evacuation, please remain calm, assist others and follow the instructions of the game day event staff.
FAMILY/SPECIAL NEEDS RESTROOMS
Family restrooms are located by the elevators in the stadium. They are located both on the plaza and mezzanine levels. These restrooms are all wheelchair accessible.
FAN ASSISTANCE BOOTH
The Fan Assistance Booths are located on the ground level, in the middle of the stadium, on the north and south side. These booths will be open 1½ hours prior to kick-off through the end of the game. Fans may go to these booths for Lost and Found, selling game programs, information and assistance.
Spectators are prohibited from entering the playing field unless they are properly credentialed or accompanied by an authorized staff member. Violators are subject to arrest.
First aid rooms located inside the stadium:
FOOD AND BEVERAGES
Patrons may not bring outside food or beverages inside the stadium (includes food or beverages purchased in Hall of Fame Block Party area). Concession stands are located throughout the stadium and offer a variety of food and beverages.
GAME DATES AND TIMES
OSU game dates and times are subject to change. In the event a game date or game time is changed, this information will be posted on www.okstate.com.
GAME DAY EXPERIENCE
“Hall of Fame Block Party” opens 3-hours prior to kick-off on the north side of Boone Pickens Stadium. This family fun area features: inflatable games, face painting, live music, the Cowboy Vision and “Made in Oklahoma” crafters.
Stadium gates are open 1½ hours prior to kickoff for students and the general public. Suite and club ticket holders may enter the stadium 2 hours prior to kickoff.
HALL OF FAME AVENUE
Hall of Fame Avenue will be closed (Game Day Experience set up area) to vehicular traffic on home football game weekends.
Procedures have been developed for inclement weather. Information and procedures will be provided to the fans in the event of inclement weather (i.e. dangerous winds, tornado, electrical storm, etc.). Emergency instructions will be delivered via the public address system and video boards.
LOST AND FOUND PROCEDURES
All items that have been turned over to stadium personnel, police or safety will be taken to one of the Fan Assistance Booths which are located on the north and south side (plaza level) of the stadium. Items not picked up by the end of the game will be turned over to the OSU Athletic Department (Facilities). Individuals who have lost items need to contact the Athletic Facilities Office at 405/744-5741 during working hours (8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday).
Parents/guardians with a lost child should contact an event staff person, police or safety officer to notify them their child is missing. Measures will be taken to locate the child. If a child gets separated from his/her party, he/she should notify the nearest police or safety officer or event staff member. If the child knows his/her seat location, attempts will be made to return that child to that location. Parents should pre-determine a location in the stadium to meet your children if you get separated.
Pistol Pete’s Tag-A-Kid program is offered to fans attending the game with small children. Patrons wanting to participate in this program can pick up wristbands in the Fan Assistance booths. Information will be put on these wristbands making it easier to reunite the parties should they be become separated.
OSU WEB SITE
Please visit http://www.okstate.com for the latest Oklahoma State Athletics headlines, information, merchandise and schedules.
PARKING/SHUTTLE - ADA/MOBILITY
ADA/Mobility parking is provided on a first come, first serve basis with the exception of those designated as reserved spaces within VIP lots. To qualify, vehicle must display a valid state ADA placard, and permit-holder must be present in vehicle upon entry. Additional ADA/Mobility parking with shuttle service to the stadium is located on the first level of the OSU parking garage on Monroe Street and should be accessed using the Scott Avenue entrance (southeast side of parking garage). Scott Avenue may be accessed from either Washington or Monroe. Shuttle service will be available to assist in transport to the stadium beginning three (3) hours prior to game time with return trips beginning at the 4th quarter of the game. The pick-up and drop off point will be located on the east side of the OSU Multimodal Transportation Terminal located directly south of the Monroe Street Parking Garage. The parking garage attendant will provide a coupon which will be needed to get on this shuttle. Times for the Thursday night game shuttle are to be determined. Click herefor the latest information and to view ADA/Mobility parking areas and shuttle routes.
PARKING - CREDENTIALS
Appropriate POSSE parking credentials must be displayed to gain entry into POSSE parking lots. These parking credentials need to be displayed on the rearview mirror of the vehicle while it is parked in the designated lot as failure to do so may result in the vehicle being towed or relocated at the owner’s expense.
PARKING - DOWNTOWN
Downtown Stillwater offers free public parking with a complimentary stadium shuttle. Courtesy shuttle service from downtown (7th and Lewis) to the stadium (Hall of Fame and Knoblock) begins 3 hours prior to kickoff and continues throughout post-game, with pick-up/drop-off approximately every 15 minutes. Times for the Thursday night game shuttle are to be determined. Click herefor the latest information.
PARKING - POSSE LOT LOCATIONS AND HOURS
Due to construction on and around campus, lots are subject to change. POSSE football parking lots are open at 8:00 am for games kicking off prior to 4:00 pm and will open at noon for games kicking off after 4:00 pm. Click hereto view POSSE parking lot locations.
PARKING - RECREATIONAL VEHICLES
Reserved POSSE RV parking in lot #74 located at Hall of Fame and Walnut requires a POSSE RV parking hang tag. This lot is administered by the POSSE and State Rangers RV Club. Limited non-reserved POSSE RV parking without hook-up is available in lots #71 & #81 located on Willis north of Hall of Fame and lot #102 located on North Boomer Rd. Access to these lots requires a POSSE Silver Star (or above) hang tag.
Limited parking for visitors and non-POSSE permitted RVs not requiring hook-ups can be found on the north edge of campus at lots #84 and #112 located North of Hall of Fame and East of Willis. These lots are about 0.5 mile to the gameday shuttle service. Click here to see campus map with lot locations. All RV lots on University property will open the evening prior to each home game at 5:30 pm. Additional information for visitor and non-POSSE permitted RV parking availability in the Stillwater area can be obtained at www.visitstillwater.org or calling (800) 991-6717.
PARKING - SHUTTLE SERVICE
Additional shuttle service will be provided to patrons who park in or around the State Ranger RV lot (south of the OSU Soccer Complex) and the Stillwater High School Stadium lots. These shuttle services will begin three (3) hours prior to kickoff and will resume routes during the 4th quarter of game. Times for the Thursday night game shuttle are to be determined. Click here for the latest information and to view parking areas and shuttle routes.
PISTOL PETE’S PARTNERS
Pistol Pete’s Partners get free admission to OSU baseball, softball, soccer, wrestling and women’s basketball. Annual membership for children eighth grade and younger is only $25.00. Members receive a T-shirt, I.D. card, Pistol Pete picture, and invitations to special “members only” parties. Members and families will get a special ticket rate of $25 (originally $75) to the Cowboy football game vs. UTSA on Saturday, September 13th. Sign up your child by visiting http://www.okstate.com/kidsclub/okst-kidsclub.html
PISTOL PETE’S TAG-A-KID
Pistol Pete’s Tag-A-Kid program is offered to fans attending the game with small children. Patrons wanting to participate in this program can pick up these wristbands in the Fan Assistance booths. Information will be put on these wristbands making it easier to reunite the parties should they be become separated.
Programs are sold at the “Live Orange” stands and Fan Assistance booths located on the plaza level of the stadium.
The SGA Sustainability Committee and Habitat for Humanity will be working with the OSU Athletic Department to recycle items in the stadium and in the POSSE parking lots. Plastic recycling containers will be placed throughout the stadium on the plaza and mezzanine levels. We are asking Cowboy fans to place their plastic bottles in these containers. The SGA Sustainability Committee will be out in the POSSE parking lots collecting plastic and aluminum.
Reentry into the stadium is possible only by scanning the game ticket out prior to leaving the stadium. The patron is advised that admission may be regained by presenting the game ticket that was scanned out. Reentry will be limited to specific gates. Early scan out gates will be S1, S11, W7, N1 and NI2. Additional scan out gates will be available at half-time. It will be required that all bags will be checked upon reentry.
Restrooms are located throughout the stadium on the plaza and mezzanine levels. All restrooms are wheelchair accessible.
SECURITY OF STADIUM
SPECIAL DESIGNATED GATES
|Stair Towers||Suite Holder Entries (Need Suite Ticket to Enter)|
|SW Tower #2||South Mega Suite (Club Level)|
|SW Tower #5||North Mega Suite (Club Level)|
|Gate N6||Preferred Club Entry and North Sky Lofts (use escalators)|
|Gate S6||Preferred Club Entry and South Sky Lofts (use escalators)|
|Gate W8 - W13||Student Entry Gates|
|Gate S1, S11, W7, N1, N12||Early Scan Out Gates For Reentry|
|Gate N7||Visiting Team Player Families / Guests|
|Gate W14||HS Coaches|
|Gate W15||OSU Recruits|
SPECIAL SEATING REQUIREMENTS
Fans requiring special seating, such as wheelchair and companion seating need to contact the Ticket Office at 405/744-5745 at least 24 hours prior to the event. Wheelchair/companion seating is available throughout the stadium. A POSSE donation is required for certain seating locations. Patrons need to inform the ticket office if they require accessible seating when ordering tickets. Tickets for accessible seating will have a “WC” on the ticket. Ticket-holders should check-in at the designated areas (Fan Assistances, north and south sides, and room W100E and W214 in the west end zone) to receive a wristband and chair(s) (provided by staff if needed) for access to these restricted areas. This process is to help ensure appropriate use of the accessible seating. Unused seats will NOT be sold or made available to individuals without a need.
Once inside Boone Pickens Stadium, fans are encouraged to utilize the concourses located on the plaza and mezzanine levels (under the seating bowl) to move around the stadium. Fans are also encouraged to utilize the proper breezeway when going to their seat.
STADIUM PLAZA - EAST
The East Plaza will be restricted to individuals who have the proper game ticket or game credential. It will not be used for fans to move from one side of the stadium to the other.
SUITES AND CLUB SEATS
Suite and Club seat holders will enter the stadium through special designated gates. The suite holders will enter the stadium through one of the stair towers and will be directed to an elevator to take them to the suite level. Club seat holders can enter the stadium through gate S6 (south side club ticket holders) or gate N6 (north side club ticket holders) and use the escalators to access the club level. Sky loft (# 501 & 515) ticket holders are encouraged to enter gate number S6 and use the escalator to the club level. Sky loft (# 551 & 565) ticket holders are encouraged to enter gate number N6 and use the escalator to the club level. Mega suite ticket holders are encouraged to use stair tower #2 (south mega suite) and #5 (north mega suite) to get to their suite. The mega suite is located on the club level (west end). You must have the proper game ticket to enter these areas. Club seat ticket holders can contact OSU Cowboy Dining to establish “tab” privileges at the bar in the club level.
Click here for more information regarding tailgating at Boone Pickens Stadium.
TENT RENTAL AREA
Space is available on the north side of the football stadium for holding special activities for small and large groups. There is a fee involved with this service. Interested parties need to contact the Cowboy Sports Properties at 405/744-3482 for additional information.
Join Head Coach Mike Gundy and the Cowboys as they make the traditional pre-game walk along Hester Street from the Atherton Hotel in the OSU Student Union to Boone Pickens Stadium. The Walk begins 2 hours and 15 minutes prior to kickoff. Go to www.okstate.com for updated route information and game day schedules.
THROWING OF ITEMS
The throwing of any items is prohibited and may result in eviction and/or prosecution.
If patrons have ticket problems prior to game day, they may need to visit the OSU Athletic Ticket Office located in the northeast corner (ground floor) of the OSU Athletics Center. If a ticket holder forgets or misplaces his/her ticket(s) on game day, the patron must go to the customer service window on the north or south side of Boone Pickens Stadium and obtain a ticket replacement. Only the actual ticket holder may request a ticket replacement. The original ticket barcode will be deactivated and will not be valid for admission.
TICKET OFFICE AND GAME DAY HOURS
The OSU Athletic Ticket Office, located in the northeast corner of the OSU Athletics Center, is open Monday-Friday (8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.). For your convenience, the Ticket Office in Boone Pickens Stadium is open each football game day starting six (6) hours prior to kick-off or 8:00 a.m., which ever is later. The ticket office will stay open through halftime. Contact the OSU Ticket Office (405/744-5745 or 877/255-4678) for additional information.
TICKET OFFICE – WILL CALL
Will Call tickets (actual game tickets) are available for pick up at the southwest ticket windows (south side, west end) of Boone Pickens Stadium. These ticket windows will be open beginning six (6) hours prior to kick-off or 8:00 a.m. which ever is later. Picture ID and credit card (if applicable) are required to pick up tickets in Will Call. Only the ticket holder may pick up tickets unless arrangements are made through the Ticket Office in advance.
Replacements are available to season ticket holders and individual ticket holders in reserved seating areas for the following reasons:
Request for replacements may be placed only by the ticket holder on record. Replacements are issued solely at the discretion of the Ticket Office. Replacements take precedence over the original ticket(s).
Transfers are at the discretion of the Athletic Department. Approval is considered by factors including, but not limited to, comparable giving history and case-by-case circumstances. Minimum POSSE point requirements, if applicable, must be met by the prospective transferee before a request form may be submitted. POSSE Priority points are not transferable.
Oklahoma State University is designated as a tobacco (including electronic cigarettes, vapor devices, etc.) free campus. We request and appreciate your adherence and compliance with this University Policy.
OSUPD will be responsible for traffic control around the football stadium. OSUPD will coordinate with Stillwater Police Department for traffic control around the City of Stillwater.
Trash receptacles for the disposal of trash and other items are placed throughout the campus and stadium. Please help keep the campus and the stadium clean by properly disposing your trash.
Umbrellas are not permitted in Boone Pickens Stadium.
UNIVERSITY STORE AT THE STADIUM
Officially licensed OSU merchandise is available for purchase at the University Store at the Stadium. The University Store at the Stadium is located on the south side of the stadium. A Nike Tent will be open on game day on the north of the stadium (outside the stadium fences) as well as locations on the plaza and mezzanine levels on the west end of Boone Pickens Stadium. Unauthorized merchandise may not be sold in or around Boone Pickens Stadium.
Video cameras are not permitted in the stadium.
Water fountains are located by the elevators in the north, west, and south sides of the stadium. They are located both on the plaza and mezzanine levels.
No weapons of any kind are permitted in Boone Pickens Stadium or Gallagher-Iba Arena.