The San Diego County Credit Union Poinsettia Bowl online store will open in early December. On game-day merchandise kiosks are located throughout the stadium. There are also two large stores located on the Plaza Level near Gates C and G.
The San Diego Metropolitan Transit System Bus and Trolley provide regular and limited special event services to Qualcomm Stadium. For highly-attended, major special events, the Trolley adds special event service. Please visit the MTS Website for more information on MTS service to Qualcomm Stadium.
Anyone over 36 inches in height or children over two years of age, require a game ticket. Children should always keep their game ticket in their pockets. Doing so will expedite reuniting lost children and their parents or guardians. If your child becomes lost, see an event staff member immediately and provide a detailed description of the child so that he/she may be found quickly.
After the renewal deadline has passed, the ticket office begins processing upgrades, additions and deletions. Priority for upgrades, and additions will be given to ticket holders with the longest existing accounts, starting from 5905. All requests for upgrades and additions will be completed before tickets go on sale to the public.
The San Diego County Credit Union Poinsettia Bowl will write a replacement seat slip, provided that the school has documentation verifying the identity of the person to whom the seat was sold. In the case of stolen tickets, a police report must be provided with the location of the theft stated. Lost tickets will not be replaced with another “hard” ticket.
The will-call window is located at window “F”. You must have a picture ID to pick up your tickets and the tickets will be released only to the person whose name is on the will-call envelope. The will-call window opens at noon and is open until the end of halftime.Customer service is located near gate “F”. Security is located at gate “A”.
Home Team Will Call is at Gate H and the Visiting Team Will-Call is at Gate E.
On game day, all ticket issues must be resolved at Will Call, no phone calls. You must have a picture ID to pick up your tickets and the tickets will be released only to the person whose name is on the will-call envelope. The will-call window opens at noon and is open until the end of halftime.Customer service is located near gate “F”. Security is located at gate “A”.
Food in a small plastic bag and factory-sealed plastic water bottles ½ liter, 17 oz. or less (limit two per person) are allowed into the stadium. Bottles, cans, coolers, backpacks and bags larger than 12”x12”x12” are prohibited from entering the stadium. All items are subject to search or may not be admitted.
Alcohol sales begin from the time the gates open and continue until the end of the third quarter. An individual must be 21 years of age to buy alcoholic beverages and proof of age is required. There is a two-drink limit per order.
There are fully accessible handicap parking stalls located in the inner ring of the parking lot. These are the parking areas closest to the entrances into the stadium. In addition, there are an additional 97 parking spaces which are designated as handicap accessible spaces. If you require a fully accessible parking stall we suggest that you arrive at the Stadium at least two hours prior to the start of the event.
Wheelchairs and attendants are available at the First Aid office near Gate F on the Plaza Level. A shuttle service is available in the parking lot for guests needing assistance. Please notify the nearest Ace Parking representative or call (658) 281-6316 to request the shuttle service.
Lost & Found is located at the Guest Services office, located on the Plaza Level between Gates F and G. Non-game day Lost & Found is located in the Stadium Security office at Gate A. You may also call (658) 641-3150.
Any guide dog, signal dog or other animal that is trained to provide assistance to an individual with a disability is permitted inside the stadium. Animals can relieve themselves at planters near Gates M or N.
Qualcomm Stadium encourages fans to create signs to show their support for the team. Banners must be related to the game, in good taste, must not obstruct the view of other fans or interfere with stadium structures and signs. Flags are permitted, but they must not be attached to poles or sticks. Management reserves the right to confiscate signs that do not meet the above requirements.
For the comfort and safety of everyone, bags larger than 12”, large coolers, bottles, cans, guns, weapons, sticks, inflatable objects, laser pointers, flammable objects, stun guns, fireworks, lawn furniture, spray bottles, beach balls, frisbees, musical instruments, boomerangs, knives, mace and pepper spray, chains, balloons, sports balls, water guns, noise making devices, bicycles and skateboards, illegal drugs, outside alcoholic beverages, umbrellas and any items deemed inappropriate by management are prohibited from entering the stadium.
Qualcomm Stadium is located at 9449 Friars Road at the intersection of Friars and Mission Village Drive. Friars Road can be accessed by Highway 163 North or South and Interstate 15 North or South. The attached map provides general directions. Freeways close to the stadium include the I-15, I-8 and Highway 163. For directions, please go to the Directions page in the Visitor Guide section.
We encourage fans to research alternative traffic routes when attending the San Diego County Credit Union Poinsettia Bowl. Interstate 15 to Friars Rd is the most congested traffic artery into Qualcomm Stadium and can expect heavy traffic and major delays. We strongly urge fans to arrive early, carpool or use the San Diego Trolley. The stadium parking lot can be expected to close almost two hours prior to kickoff during events with capacity crowds. Click here for the stadium overflow parking map.
San Diego State University: From I-8, exit College Avenue and go south. Paid visitor parking is available in designated campus lots. Parking rates vary by location. Take the San Diego Trolley from the SDSU Transit Center to access the Stadium.
Mission City Corporate Center: (2365 Northside Dr. , adjacent to the stadium) Take Friars Road west to Northside Drive. Parking is $30.
Marriott Mission Valley: Take Friars Rd. and exit Qualcomm Way to Rio San Diego Dr. Parking is $15. Take the San Diego Trolley to access the Stadium from the Rio Vista Station.
Town and Country Hotel: Continue on Friars Rd. West past Fashion Valley Mall and exit Fashion Valley Rd. Parking is $15. Take the San Diego Trolley from the Fashion Valley Station to access the Stadium.
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