Oakland Athletics



The Oakland Athletics promote responsible drinking and positive fan behavior at Oakland Coliseum. The Athletics Fan Code of Conduct and the details of the Athletics alcohol management plan that appear below ensure that fans have a safe and fun experience.

The Oakland Athletics are committed to creating a safe, comfortable and enjoyable experience. Our staff has been trained to proactively intervene where necessary to help ensure a family entertainment environment:

  • Guests will follow the specified policies regarding carry-in items. Guests will allow any acknowledged representative at the gate of entrance to search items being brought into the stadium.
  • Guests will show their ticket when requested and sit only in their ticketed seat.
  • The progress of the game will not be disrupted by guests’ actions or unauthorized persons entering the playing field.
  • Guests will enjoy the baseball experience free from foul/abusive language or obscene gestures.
  • Obscene or indecent clothing will not detract from the guest experience.
  • Guests will refrain from smoking in or near Oakland Coliseum. The stadium is a “Smoke Free” facility in accordance with O.M.C. 8.30.040. All types of smoking including e-cigarettes are prohibited on the property.
  • Guests will refrain from displays of affection not appropriate in a public, family setting.
  • Impaired or intoxicated guests will be handled in a prompt and safe manner.

The Oakland Athletics reserves unto itself the right to determine what constitutes unacceptable behavior. Any guest that fails to comply with any of the above stated policies is subject to ejection from the stadium and/or arrest.

  • Budweiser
  • Aramark
  • TEAM Coalition
Alcohol Service Policies:
Age to Check ID: 30
Max Alcohol Drinks: 2/person/possession
Maximum Cup Size: 24 oz
Cans: No
Liquor Sold: Yes
Cut-off Policies:
Concession Stands: Top of the 8th inning
Clubs/Suites: Top of the 8th inning
Night Games: Same as Day Games
To encourage guests to drink responsibly, anyone who has a valid driver’s license and is of legal drinking age (21 years old) is eligible for the Designated Driver Program. Guests should go to the Designated Driver booth located at Section 120, next to the ATM’s, from the time that the gates open through the end of the 2nd inning. After the 2nd inning guests can go to the Information Booth at Section 120 to sign up. Guests must sign a form to be a Designated Driver, and will receive a coupon for a free soft drink during the game. Designated Drivers promise not to consume any alcoholic beverages during the time they have committed to being a Designated Driver.
2018 Athletics Total: 5,963 2018 League Total: 569,910
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