Lincoln Financial Field Bag Policy

Lincoln Financial Field Bag Policy

Lincoln Financial Field is home to the NFL team, Philadelphia Eagles, at One Lincoln Financial Field Way, Philadelphia, PA 19148. The bag policy at the Philadelphia Eagles’ Stadium is that clear plastic bags that don’t exceed 12″ x6″ x12″ can enter. Along with the clear bag policy of 12″ x6″ x12″, fans can also bring in small handbags and clutches that don’t exceed 4.5″ x6.5″.


Here is the Lincoln Financial Field Bag Policy guide for your next football game, concert, or event!


How Does the Lincoln Financial Field Staff Review Your Bag?

How Does the Lincoln Financial Field Staff Review Your Bag

Fans going to the football stadium in Philadelphia for an NFL game or concert will go through a metal detector before scanning their ticket for entry. Fans with a bag will go through a separate security check to review their bag. The bag inspection includes reviewing the size of the bag and the content inside to ensure it can enter the venue. If there are no issues with your bag or the items inside, the security team will give it back to you to enter the stadium with you.


Consider purchasing a single-compartment clear tote bag for your next Philadelphia Eagles game! More NFL venues are moving towards a clear bag policy, so getting one now gets you into more stadiums. Here are some bags fans can bring into the venue for their next event.


  • A clear one-gallon Ziplock bag
  • Small clutches/purses that don’t exceed 4.5″ x6.5″.
  • A transparent single-compartment bag no larger than 12″ x6″ x12″
  • Medical bags/diaper bags.


What Items Can’t You Bring into Lincoln Financial Field for an Event?

What Items Can't You Bring into Lincoln Financial Field for an Event

Fans cannot bring certain items into Lincoln Financial Field for events. Some of those prohibited items are listed below. Use this link to visit the official banned items for the Philadelphia Eagles.


  • Any bag that exceeds 12″ x6″ x12″
  • Animals not for ADA purposes
  • Batteries
  • Coolers
  • Drones
  • Weapons of any kind
  • Helmets
  • Laptops
  • Laser pointers
  • Strollers


What Happens If Your Bag Is Too Big to Enter Lincoln Financial Field?

If your bag can’t enter Lincoln Financial Field, you’ll need to bring it back to your car and leave it inside. From there, you must get back in line to enter the stadium without your bag.


If you take public transportation to Lincoln Financial Field and don’t have a car to leave your bag in, you can always see if a nearby hotel can watch your stuff. Most hotels charge a small fee to hold onto bags and stuff while fans attend a Philadelphia Eagles game. However, be aware that hotels only have a limited amount of space in their storage closet to hold onto bags, so consider getting to one of the nearby hotels 1.5 to 2 hours before your event to grab space for your bag.


Parking and Food Information for an NFL Match in Philadelphia

Fans driving out to Lincoln Financial Field for a game can secure a parking spot ahead of time with SpotHero. SpotHero tends to have cheaper parking options than you will find at the official lots at the stadium. Visit the complete Lincoln Financial Field Parking guide for more details.


Fans can bring outside food and drinks into Lincoln Financial Field for events. The outside food should be for individual consumption and fit into a transparent one-gallon ziplock bag. The beverage must be water in a factory-sealed container no larger than 20 ounces.


Check out the Lincoln Financial Field Food Guide to see what you can get at the venue on matchday!