October 15, 2015

The Indiana Pacers promote responsible drinking and positive fan behavior at Bankers Life Fieldhouse. The Pacers Fan Code of Conduct and the details of the Pacers alcohol management plan that appear below ensure that fans have a safe and fun experience.


  • Levy Restaurants
  • Budweiser
  • TEAM Coalition

Alcohol Service Policies:

Age to Check ID: 30
Max Alcohol Drinks: 2/person/possession
Maximum Cup Size: 21 oz
Bottles: Sold with caps off
Liquor Sold: Yes

Cut-off Policies:

Concession Stands: Beginning of the 4th Quarter
Hawkers: Beginning of the 4th Quarter
Clubs/Suites: Post-Game

Report Inappropriate behavior or request assistance:

  • Text the keyword “BLF”, then a [space], then the issue and building location to 69-050

Alcohol management training at Bankers Life Fieldhouse is not currently conducted by TEAM Coalition.

The Indiana Pacers offer fans the Bud Light Good Sport Designated Driver program at all Pacers games at Bankers Life Fieldhouse.

This program encourages guests to be responsible and appoint a member of their party as a designated driver, who is 21 years old with a valid driver’s license and agrees to refrain from the use of alcoholic beverages for a safe drive home. When you sign up at the Guest Relations desk on the Main Concourse between sections 19 and 20 as a designated driver, Pacers Sports & Entertainment will treat you to a free non-alcoholic beverage

Designated Driver Program Totals:

Pacers:     League:
2016-2017: 1,036     68,379
2015-2016: 745     71,146
2014-2015: 2,710     68,537

The National Basketball Association, Indiana Pacers, and Bankers Life Fieldhouse are committed to creating a safe, comfortable, and enjoyable sports & entertainment experience. NBA fans have a right to expect an environment where:

  • Players will respect and appreciate each and every fan.
  • Guests will be treated in a consistent, professional and courteous manner by all arena and team personnel.
  • Guests will enjoy the basketball experience free from disruptive behavior, including foul or abusive language or obscene gestures.
  • Guests will consume alcoholic beverages in a responsible manner. Intervention with an impaired, intoxicated or underage guest will be handled in a prompt and safe manner.
  • Guests will sit only in their ticketed seats and show their tickets when requested.
  • Guests will not engage in fighting, throwing objects or attempting to enter the court, and those who engage in any of these actions will immediately be ejected from the game.
  • Guests will smoke in designated smoking areas only.
  • There will not be any obscene or indecent messages on signs or clothing.
  • Guests will comply with requests from arena staff regarding arena operations and emergency response procedures.

The arena staff has been trained to intervene where necessary to help ensure that the above expectations are met, and guests are encouraged to report any inappropriate behavior to the nearest usher, security guard or guest services staff member. Guests who choose not to adhere to these provisions will be subject to ejection without refund and revocation of season tickets and may also be in violation of city ordinances resulting in possible arrest and prosecution.

The NBA, Indiana Pacers and Bankers Life Fieldhouse thank you for adhering to the provisions of the NBA Fan Code of Conduct.