Dodger Stadium Bag Policy

Dodger Stadium Bag Policy

Dodger Stadium is the Major League Baseball home to the Los Angeles Dodgers at 1000 Vin Scully Ave, Los Angeles, California 90012. The clear bag policy at the MLB venue is that fans can’t bring in backpacks, hard and soft-sided coolers, and large purses into Dodger Stadium. The only approved bags fans can bring into the stadium are diaper bags, clear bags, plastic bags, small clutches, and small purses.


Here is the complete Dodger Stadium bag policy guide for your next home game at the venue.


How Does Dodger Stadium Review Your Bag?

How Does Dodger Stadium Review Your Bag

There are metal detectors that fans need to go through before scanning their ticket on game day at Dodger Stadium. Fans with a bag will have the stadium security inspect the inside and outside of it to ensure it fits within their size guide. Also, the stadium security will review the items inside the bag to see if any are prohibited.


When coming to Dodger Stadium, your best bet is to bring a small clear plastic bag with a single compartment that does not exceed 12″ X12″ X6″. Below are some other bags you can bring into Dodger Stadium with their size requirements. Buy a clear bag for your next stadium visit!


  • ADA-approved bags
  • Medical bags
  • A clear plastic bag that does not exceed 12″ X12″ X6″
  • Clutches and purses that don’t exceed 5″ X8″ X2″
  • A clear tote bag or drawstring bag that does not exceed 12″ X12″ X6″


What Items Can’t You Bring into the LA Dodger Stadium?

What Items Can't You Bring into the LA Dodger Stadium

Dodger fans should be aware that there are numerous items that they can’t bring into the venue for fan safety reasons. Below are some of the most prominent things stadium security won’t allow you to enter at the gate entrances. Check out MLB’s prohibited items source to see the list of things that can’t enter the stadium.


  • Alcoholic beverages
  • Any bag that exceeds 12″ X12″ X6″. However, there are exceptions if it is for a medical reason.
  • Cigarettes, vape pens, and smokeless tobacco products
  • Weapons of any kind
  • Coolers
  • Thermoses
  • Glass bottles
  • Fireworks
  • Drones
  • Beach balls


What Should You Do If Your Bag Is Too Big to Enter the LA Dodger Ballpark?

If your bag is too big to enter Dodger Stadium, there are lockers in the parking Lot G that are beyond the centerfield gates where the Dodger Express bus area goes to Union Station. These lockers come on a first-come and first-served basis, so plan to arrive early to the MLB ballpark if you have a concern your bag won’t be allowed inside. Here is a link from that shows where these locker storages are at the stadium.


If you drive to the stadium and your bag is too big to enter the venue, you can leave it in your car before returning to the stadium.


Parking Tips and Food Guide for a Dodger Game

Fans can save money on parking before a Dodgers game by visiting that SpotHero listing above. Parking, at times, can be tricky at Dodger Stadium, so that listing will help you secure something before your next visit. Check out the Dodger Stadium parking guide to learn more.


Fans can bring outside food into the stadium and a non-alcoholic drink that does not exceed 1 liter. Fans should put these items in a clear bag that does not exceed 12 “X12″ X6” upon entering the stadium.


Check out the complete Dodger Stadium food guide to see what the concession stands are at the venue.


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