Need to know stadium restrictions in place at Bryant-Denny Saturday

      Crimson Tide fans that are planning to attend A-Day Saturday atBryant-Denny Stadium need to be aware of items that you will not be allowed to bring into the stadium.

      Items not permitted:

      • A purse or tote bag bigger than an 8 1/2 X 11sheet of paper
      • Outside food or drink
      • Coolers
      • Umbrellas
      • Artificial noisemakers
      • Flags or banners on poles


      These restrictions will be strictly enforced on A-Day, with noexceptions. {}{}"As a result of the tragicevents in Boston this week, we are being even more proactive about the safetyand security of our fans, which is one of our highest priorities," said DeborahLane, associate vice president for University Relations.{} "We know that our fans will work with us tomake sure that this year's A-Day Game is a positive and enjoyable experiencefor everyone."

      Prohibited items should not be taken to the stadium, since there willbe no place to leave or store the items at the gates. "Leaving prohibited itemsin your vehicle will make entering the stadium much quicker," said Lane.

      Fans are encouraged to visit for theA-Day schedule of events, as well as information on parking, tailgating,traffic and more.