Cleveland Browns

September 24, 2015

The Cleveland Browns promote responsible drinking and positive fan behavior at FirstEnergy Stadium. The Browns alcohol management plan ensures that fans have a safe and fun experience.

  • Aramark
  • Bud Light
  • CSC
  • MADD
  • TEAM Coalition

Alcohol Service Policies:

Age to Check ID: 30 and younger
Max Alcohol Drinks: 2/person from stand; 1/person from hawkers
Maximum Cup Size: 24 oz
Bottles: Yes, plastic
Cans: Yes
Liquor Sold: Yes

Cut-off Policies:

Concession Stands: End of the 3rd Quarter
Hawkers: End of the 3rd Quarter
Clubs/Suites: 1 Hr After Game Ends
Night Games: End of Halftime

Tailgating Policies:

Time Lots Open: Day Games – 5 Hours before Kick-off
Sunday Night Games – 4 Hours before Kick-off
Monday Night Games – 3 Hours before Kick-off
Prohibited Items: Glass containers, kegs, funnels
Permitted Items: Plastic bottles, cans, small BBQs

Text Messaging System:

Fans can send a text or call to report Fan Code of Conduct violations.
Call or Text: (440) 824-6000

TEAM Training is conducted at FirstEnergy Stadium by Aramark and the Cleveland Browns.

There are 13 locations of the Bud Light “Good Sport” Designated Driver Program at FirstEnergy Stadium. Fans who pledge to be designated drivers receive a complimentary soft drink and a chance to be selected as the Designated Driver for the Game. Designated Drivers for the Game are recognized on the stadium video board and receive a special prize each game.

Continuing for the 2016 NFL season, the Cleveland Browns are facing off against the Cincinnati Bengals in the Bud Light Good Sport Designated Driver Challenge. Browns fans who pledge to be designated drivers at FirstEnergy Stadium earn the Browns a touchdown (6 points) in the Challenge. Browns fans who “Like” the Browns Designated Driver Challenge Facebook page earn the Browns an extra point in the Challenge.

Please make the pledge to be a responsible Browns fan and help the Browns win the Challenge!

2016 Cleveland Browns Total: 2015 League Total: 262,206

The FirstEnergy Stadium staff and our partners are dedicated to providing a safe and enjoyable experience to all fans in attendance. Please be courteous and respectful to those seated around you and refrain from behavior that interferes with others’ ability to enjoy the event. When attending an event at FirstEnergy Stadium you are required to refrain from the following:

  • Behavior that is socially unacceptable, offensive, unruly, or illegal in nature
  • Using or displaying foul or inflammatory language or gestures
  • Verbal or physical harassment of opposing team fans
  • Throwing objects onto the field
  • Entering the playing field or interfering with the progress of the game
  • Failing to follow instructions or refusing to show your ticket stub when asked by a Stadium representative
  • Attempting to sit in seats for which you are not properly ticketed
  • Intoxication or other signs of alcohol impairment that results in irresponsible behavior
  • Smoking- In compliance with Chapter 3794 on the Ohio Revised Code, smoking is prohibited in FirstEnergy Stadium

Event patrons are responsible for their conduct as well as the conduct of their guests and/or persons using their tickets. Stadium staff will strive to maintain an atmosphere where all fans in attendance can enjoy the event free from the above behaviors. Event patrons and guests in violation of these provisions will be subject to ejection, arrest and loss of ticket privileges for future events.

If the behavior of a fan or fans around you becomes disruptive or violates the Fan Code of Conduct, the incident should be reported to the nearest Stadium representative. To report an incident anonymously during a Browns game, call or text us at 440.824.6000.