Gillette Stadium will host the 2023 Army-Navy game presented by USAA for the first time this Saturday, December 9

CLEAR BAGS POLICY IN ACTION

Fans attending the game are reminded that bags larger than a small wrist or carry-on wallet will not be permitted in Gillette Stadium, per the clear concourse bag policy that is in effect for all ticketed events. If it is necessary to bring a bag to the ballpark, there are three options: a one-gallon clear plastic freezer bag no larger than 11″ x 11″; a clear vinyl or PVC plastic bag no larger than 12″ x 12″ x 6″; or a small bracelet or hand wallet no larger than 6.5″ x 4.5″. Please note that bags larger Oversize items, including purses, shoulder bags and backpacks, will not be allowed into Gillette Stadium and will not be held or stored by the venue. These items must be returned to the vehicle prior to entering the stadium. For more information on the clean bag policy visit gillettestadium.com/bagpolicy/ .

GILLETTE STADIUM IS A CASHLESS FUNDRAISER

Gillette Stadium is completely cashless. All fan sales points only accept electronic payments, including debit and credit cards, wallet or watch. The venue has cash machines throughout the stadium for guests to carry cash that converts to a VISA card that can be used at any point of sale in the stadium and anywhere VISA is accepted.

According to stadium management, items prohibited at Gillette Stadium include, but are not limited to: GoPro/video cameras, tripods/monopods, professional and detachable lens cameras, selfie sticks, strollers, backpacks, lasers, umbrellas, food and beverages at outdoors, balloons, beach balls, silencers and any items deemed dangerous and/or inappropriate by stadium management. Polaroid cameras and cell phone chargers are permitted. For more information on prohibited items at Gillette Stadium, visit gillettestadium.com/bagpolicy/.

Tickets are digital and accessible via mobile device. Gillette Stadium officials strongly encourage guests to add their mobile tickets to their Apple Wallet or Google Pay prior to arriving at the stadium gates to overcome busy network connections and ease entry into the venue. Additional information about mobile tickets can be found at gillettestadium.com/tickets/mobile/. Ticketmaster is the official ticket seller for all events at Gillette Stadium. Gillette Stadium officials would like to remind fans that all tickets purchased through secondary markets are at risk of being invalid counterfeit tickets. If fans do not purchase tickets through an authorized seller, they should ensure that they purchase tickets through a website/person they trust. The Gillette Stadium Ticket Office cannot confirm the validity of tickets prior to entering the stadium on the specific date of the event. For more ticket information, visit gillettestadium.com/tickets/.

SPECIAL EVENT RAILWAY SERVICE

MBTA Commuter Rail and Keolis are providing two-way special event train service from both Boston and Providence to the historic 2023 Army-Navy game presented by USAA. Special event train tickets from Boston are sold, but a limited number of tickets for the Providence special event trains are now on sale exclusively through the mTicket app. Passengers must purchase separate special event train tickets for their desired trip to Gillette Stadium and their desired return trip to Providence after the game. Each one-way ticket is $10 and sold exclusively through the mTicket app. Tickets must be purchased prior to boarding the train for the event. All passengers, including children under 11, must have a ticket to board the train. Please note: These are special event trains and ticket sales will be suspended once maximum capacity is reached. Regular tickets and intercity passes are not valid on special event trains.

All items prohibited at Gillette Stadium, including bags that do not comply with the stadium’s clean bag policy, will not be permitted on trains. Also, no personal belongings can be left on the trains during the game. For more information on special event trains to Gillette Stadium, visit mbta.com/destinations/gillette-stadium.

The first train to Boston will leave 30 minutes after the game ends. Each subsequent train will depart at alternating 30-minute intervals (Providence Train 1 will depart one hour after the game; Boston Train 2 will depart 90 minutes after the game; Providence Train 2 will depart two hours after the game; and Boston Train 3 will depart two hours and 30 minutes after the match). *Passengers must purchase a return special event train ticket that matches the correct train to board after the game. *

DEFINED LOCATION TO SHARE CUSTODY

Gillette Stadium has a designated carpool drop-off location in Lot 15 adjacent to Bass Pro Shops. Fans can schedule an Uber or Lyft ride to and from the venue through the ride-sharing service’s mobile app. Please note that Gillette Stadium makes no representation regarding the availability, price, or quality of rideshare, taxi, or limousine service. The companies and individuals who operate these services bear all responsibility for the provision of these services. Gillette Stadium officials recommend that guests contact these companies and individuals prior to the event to confirm that services will be available or have a backup plan to travel home safely.

Gillette Stadium also has a designated taxi parking area in Lot 15. Taxis will be available at this location after the game. Please note that taxis are limited and will be available on a first-come, first-served basis.

The start of the 2023 NFL season marks the completion of the most dramatic improvements to Gillette Stadium since its opening in 2002. This project includes a completely redesigned Enel Plaza leading into the stadium, new entrance doors and ticket canopies, an upgraded 22-story Lighthouse, an HD video board with a curved radius of 22,000 square feet, the addition of hospitality and function spaces including the GP Atrium and the Bud Light Celebration Beer Hall, new concessions and beverage areas, added restrooms and other fan amenities. These improvements also include a new main ticket office located opposite the ProShop within Enel Plaza.

Gillette Stadium has guest service booths located on concourse levels 100 and 300 through sections 109, 131, 309 and 331 for all stadium events.

For immediate assistance during an event, please contact the stadium hotline at (800) 280-9529. For anonymous assistance during an event with behavioral issues, please text Security Operations at (800) 280-9529 or text the problem and location to 50894, followed by all relevant details.

FOR THE 2023 ARMY-NAVLY GAME PRESENTED BY USAA

The Army-Navy game, presented by USAA, will be played at Gillette Stadium and in New England for the first time in the series’ 124-game history on December 9, 2023. In a fitting year for Massachusetts to host America’s Game, 2023. features several milestones for the Commonwealth and the United States, including the 250th anniversary of the Boston Tea Party, which takes place just one week after the 2023 Army-Navy game. Hosting America’s Game also adds another chapter to the rich history of Massachusetts and New England with the army, navy, and United States at large. Massachusetts is the birthplace of the National Guard in 1636, and the Bay State is also home to the Charlestown Navy Yard, one of the nation’s six original naval shipyards, as well as the USS Constitution, the oldest commissioned naval ship afloat. Additionally, the first battles of the American Revolution, the Battles of Lexington and Concord, took place in Massachusetts.

In addition to the 2023 Army-Navy game at Gillette Stadium, a number of related events will be hosted at historic sites in the Greater Boston area on Friday, December 8, 2023, including the Patriot Games, the Army-Navy Gala Tournament and media Sort. For additional information on the 2023 Army-Navy game presented by USAA at Gillette Stadium, please visit GilletteStadium.com/ArmyNavy and ArmyNavyGame.com.

FOR GILLETTE STADIUM
Gillette Stadium, located in Foxborough, Massachusetts, is New England’s premier sports and entertainment venue. The 64,628-seat stadium is the permanent home of the six-time NFL Super Bowl champion New England Patriots, the home field of Major League Soccer’s New England Revolution and one of the top-grossing concert venues in the world, according to Billboard and Pollstar. Gillette Stadium has also hosted several notable sporting events, including the 2016 NHL Winter Classic, international football games, NCAA track and field, professional lacrosse, motorsports and the Massachusetts high school football state championships, and will host the Army-Navy game in 2023 and FIFA Men’s World Cup Matches in 2026. In addition, Gillette Stadium serves as the first large-scale COVID-19 vaccination site in the Northeast. The site, operated by CIC Health, administered more than 610,000 vaccinations in 148 days of operation in early 2021. For more information, visit www.GilletteStadium.com or follow @GilletteStadium on Twitter, Instagram, TikTok and Facebook.

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