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American Family Field Security

Please review the American Family Field security policies regarding which items are permitted to be brought in for your next Brewers game.


Fans are permitted to bring and display banners at American Family Field, provided the content displayed is pertinent to baseball; is not offensive; does not interfere with the game, broadcast of the game or other guests' enjoyment of the game; does not cover ballpark advertising or other signage; does not promote a commercial product or service and does not contain any language or illustration deemed inappropriate by Milwaukee Brewers management. Items such as poles, long-stem brooms, and/or sticks are prohibited. Banners may not be paraded through any part of American Family Field or hung over railings. Approved banners and/or signs may be displayed between innings only.

Maximum banner size is 3' x 5'.

Carry-in Policy

Fans are encouraged to limit their carry-in items in the interest of expediting the entry process for all fans. American Family Field is prohibiting multi-compartment bags and implementing a single-compartment bag policy. Single-compartment bags 9" x 5" x 2" will be allowed. Exceptions will be made for diaper bags and medically necessary items. For full bag policy information, please visit our bag policy page.

All carry-in items are subject to inspection. For more information, please see the "Permitted Items" and "Prohibited Items" lists below.

Permitted Items:

The following items will be permitted to be brought into American Family Field and will be subject to inspection at the screening areas:

  • Single-Compartment Bags 9" x 5" x 2"
  • Soda, Water or Juice in Factory-Sealed Plastic Bottles (one per person, no larger than 32 ounces)
  • Personal size food items (e.g., a sandwich, small bags of pretzels, piece of fruit)
  • Strollers, Wheelchairs, Umbrellas

Prohibited Items:

The following items are not allowed to be brought into American Family Field and will be subject to inspection at the screening areas:

  • Aerosol Cans (sunscreen, hairspray, etc.)
  • Alcohol, CBD or illegal substances
  • All Backpacks, regardless of size or style
  • *Any Bags/Luggage (larger than 9" x 5" x 2")
  • Brooms/Broomsticks/Poles
  • Camera Lenses (exceeding 8 inches in length)
  • Cans and/or Glass Containers
  • Coolers (Hard and Soft-Sided)
  • Laser Pointers
  • Monopods and Tripods
  • Noise Makers (including whistles)
  • Non-Factory Sealed Plastic Bottles
  • Pepper Spray
  • Pets (except for service animals or during specific promotions)
  • Stainless Steel Reusable Drinking Straws
  • Throwing Items
  • Tote bags
  • Open or concealed weapons/firearms (including pocket knives), except in your locked motor vehicle

*Exceptions will be made for diaper bags and for bags used for ADA or medical reasons.

The Milwaukee Brewers will not offer accommodations for prohibited items and are not responsible for items left behind in the screening areas.


Guests are prohibited from using or possessing unmanned aircraft and radio-controlled model aircraft in American Family Field or anywhere on or within the airspace of American Family Field property.

Event Seating Policy

In order to ensure all our guests receive the full value of their ticket investment, only those persons with a ticket for a particular seat will be permitted to occupy that seat. Our staff checks tickets to safeguard each customer's investment in a ticketed seat. Individuals in an incorrect seat will be required to return to their ticketed seat location.


Guests may not exit and re-enter American Family Field using the same ticket. However, in the case of an emergency, please ask Brewers staff for assistance.

Fan Screening

In accordance with MLB policy, all fans will be required to go through metal detector screening, via walkthrough and/or handheld detectors prior to being granted access to American Family Field. Bags, no larger than 9" x 5" x 2", will be allowed. Exceptions will be made for diaper bags and medically necessary bags.

Guests will be asked to walk through the metal detectors with all their property on their person. No property will need to be removed before proceeding through the metal detectors. Guests are also encouraged to take prohibited items (including pocket knives) back to their vehicles. The Milwaukee Brewers will not offer accommodations for such items and are not responsible for items left behind in the screening areas. Please see "Prohibited Items" for an updated list of prohibited items at American Family Field. For more information regarding the screening process, please call Brewers Guest Relations (414) 902-4900.

Guest Code of Conduct

Please read the American Family Field Fan Guidelines to review the Guest Code of Conduct.


American Family Field provides a safe, family-friendly environment. Milwaukee Brewers event staff and Milwaukee Police officers are readily available to assist fans throughout the premises. If security is needed, please notify the nearest Brewers staff member or text security. For details, please see "Text to Security."


Fans are welcome to tailgate prior to games at American Family Field. Please visit for additional information.

Text to Security

Fans may report misconduct by texting CREW followed by a space, then their seat/ballpark location and specific concern to 41835. Milwaukee Brewers personnel will monitor and dispatch the appropriate staff to respond. Should further information be required, stadium personnel will respond via a text message or call. Participation in this service is free of charge, but standard carrier text messaging and data charges will apply. Text STOP to 41835 to be removed from any list and end subscription to the service.