Permitted and Prohibited Items


Please feel free to bring the following items into McFarlin Auditorium:

  • Binoculars
  • Seat cushions/soft side seat backs under 18" wide (no items with legs permitted)
  • Small, personal cameras with no flash (unless prohibited by show)
  • All personal possessions must fit under the patron's designated seat


Please leave the following items behind as they are not permitted into the Auditorium:

  • Beverage/liquid filled containers (including thermoses, bota bags or wine skins)
  • Outside alcoholic beverages (Select shows may sale beer and wine)
  • Glass bottles or aluminum/steel cans
  • Gum or Lollipops
  • Laser pointers (will be confiscated & patron subject to ejection)
  • Coolers
  • Bags or soft packs larger than 12" x  6" x 12"
  • Framed backpacks
  • Audio or video recording devices, professional cameras or cameras with removable lenses
  • Weapons or items construed as weapons (e.g., guns, knives, sticks, fireworks)
  • Bullhorns or noisemakers
  • Glass Vases or Vases with Water
  • Confetti
  • Balloons
  • Strollers or Stroller Car Seat Combo
  • Animals (except service animals)
  • Skateboards or inline skates
  • Personal property that is a potential hazard to others (e.g., chains, wallet chains or jewelry with spiked edges)

For your safety and the safety of others, guests and their possessions are subject to inspection as condition of admittance. Please have your bags open and available for inspection. Smoking is strictly prohibited inside the Auditorium.