Prohibited Items

State Farm Arena does not permit the following items into the arena:

  • Weapons (guns, knives, pepper spray, mace, chains, spiked bracelets, brass knuckles, etc.)
  • Aerosol cans
  • Backpacks (with the exception of single-compartment drawstring bags that meet the NBA bag-size requirements and media backpacks that have been screened at the media entrance). ┬áPurses (including fashion backpack purses) and diaper bags that have the appearance of backpacks will be allowed, provided that they meet the 14" x 14" x 6" size requirement.
  • Hard-sided bags
  • Outside food or beverages
  • Whistles, air horns, electric noise makers or vuvuzelas
  • Illegal drugs or drug paraphernalia
  • Fireworks
  • Beach balls, frisbees, bats, clubs, or any projectile
  • Laser light pointers
  • Optical illusions (items intended to create optical illusions or interfere with the ability of the eye to perceive depth or distance, such as pin wheels or umbrellas)
  • Cameras with interchangeable or detachable lenses, or fixed lenses larger than 3 inches are prohibited at State Farm Arena (subject to change based on event)
  • Poles, selfie-sticks, tripods, monopods and missile-like objects that can be thrown
  • Drones
  • Clothing, garments or signs displaying explicit language, profanity or derogatory characterization towards any person(s)