Prohibited Items

The following items will not be permitted inside the gates of Circuit of The Americas during major sports and entertainment events. In addition to items specifically listed here, other items that may be deemed to present a potential hindrance or threat may also be prohibited.

  • Alcoholic Beverages
  • Animals (exception for certified service animals)
  • Aerosol cans
  • Bags or parcels larger than 12X12X20 inches
  • Bicycles, scooters, skateboards, skates, Segways, golf carts or other unauthorized means of transportation
  • Coolers, thermoses or ice chests
  • Distribution of unauthorized promotional or commercial material
  • Drones
  • Food and Beverage (Note: sealed, individual, plastic bottles of water are allowed – one per person)
  • Fireworks, explosives or other incendiary devices
  • Glass or metal containers of any style
  • Illegal substances
  • Items that may be deemed a safety hazard or annoyance to participants or guests (balls, Frisbees, balloons, projectiles, horns, radios, bells, whistles, musical instruments, laser pointers, etc.)
  • Large, golf-type umbrellas
  • Non-collapsible chairs
  • Selfie Sticks
  • Tents or canopies
  • Video cameras, audio recording devices and tripods/bipods/monopods; no video recording will be allowed
  • Weapons of any kind, including guns, knives, pepper spray, handcuffs, nightsticks or other items

The following items will not be permitted in the Standing Room Only Music Upgrade and VIP areas during the Taylor Swift and Usher & The Roots concerts

  • Backpacks
  • Cameras with detachable lenses (point and shoot only)
  • Flags larger than 11X17
  • Flag poles
  • Posters larger than 11X17 (posters larger than this size will not be permitted in the general admission lawn or upgrade areas)

The following items will be permitted inside the circuit gates.

  • Backpacks
  • Binoculars
  • Blankets
  • Camelbacks (must be empty)
  • Umbrellas (small, hand-held style)
  • Baby strollers
  • One 20 oz. factory sealed water bottle per guest
  • Portable, collapsible chairs
  • Personal camera equipment (e.g. digital cameras, point-and-click digital cameras or film cameras)
  • Small, personal umbrellas
  • Sunscreen (plastic bottle only, no aerosol cans)

NOTE: All bags, purses and backpacks will be screened and persons will be scanned by security personnel. Fans without bags are encouraged to use our “No Bag Lanes” to expedite the process. Guests entering Circuit of The Americas should prepare accordingly.