Arizona Cardinals Gameday Timing and Activities

Timing and Activities

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Pregame Timing

Week 3 vs. Cowboys

RV Lots Open: 8:45am
Parking Lots Open: 9:15am
Great Lawn and Heritage Open: 9:15am
Brew Haus & Flight Deck Opens: 9:45am
Club and Loft Levels Open: 9:45am
Main Gates Open: 11:45am
Kickoff: 1:25pm

Gameday Reminders

  • Make sure your phone is fully charged before arriving to State Farm Stadium.
  • State Farm Stadium is now a cashless venue, be sure to bring your credit cards or add your credit card to the mobile wallet in the Cardinals app.
  • Review the stadium policies on this page including clear bag and prohibited items.
  • Have your parking pass and tickets ready on your phone to ensure a quick and easy entry to the game.


BetMGM Sportsbook

BetMGM Sportsbook

The BetMGM sportsbook, located on north side of The Great Lawn at State Farm Stadium, will combine the energy and viewing options of a state-of-the-art sportsbook with the amenities of a world-class sports bar. It features a video wall to watch games, both indoor and outdoor dining options at Flanker Kitchen + Sports Bar, and event space.

Heritage at Sportsman's Park

Heritage at Sportsman's Park

Heritage at Sportsman's Park is located on the southern edge of the Great Lawn. This new venue features a patio beer garden with a specially crafted menu and early NFL game viewing.

Great Lawn

Great Lawn

The Great Lawn covers more than eight acres and was designed to be heart and soul of the game day experience for Cardinals fans.

The Great Lawn features space for fans to tailgate, Heritage at Sportsman's Park, the new Bet MGM Sports Book and the Great Lawn Stage presented by Hyundai which hosts a variety of performances before each Cardinals game.

preflight party

Preflight Party

Presented by Desert Financial Credit Union

Located on the South Lawn, fans can enjoy a large shade structure, seating and an oversized LED video wall for watching early NFL games. Food trucks, cheerleader autographs, Big Red photo opportunities, games, a kids combine and interactive displays are also offered.

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Cardinals Flight Deck

A lounge featuring a shade structure and seating on the southeast plaza anchors the Cardinals Flight Deck. Fans can watch the early NFL games on an oversized LED video wall or enjoy live music at the Tillman Stage. Food and beverage options are available for purchase through mobile gourmet concessions.

big red brew haus

Big Red Brew Haus

Presented by Four Peaks Brewing Company

Open 3 hours and 15 minutes prior to Kickoff, your ticket is your entry into our Brew Haus themed experience. The Big Red Brew Haus features great food and beverage options, Arizona Cardinals Alumni meet & greets, interactive games for fans of all ages, as well as flat screen TVs to watch all of the early kickoff games from wooden farm style picnic table seating. You can enjoy these great amenities all in the comfort of air conditioning inside State Farm Stadium.

In Game


50/50 Raffle

At every Cardinals home game, Cardinals Charities selects a different beneficiary for a 50/50 raffle held in-stadium. Half of the total funds raised benefit various local organizations selected through Cardinals Charities while the other half goes to a lucky winner. Buy tickets at the stadium in the following sections: 107, 123, 135, 210, 232, 424.

This week's 50/50 beneficiary is: American Cancer Society

Scoreboard Messages

Scoreboard Messages

Send someone a personalized scoreboard greeting during an Arizona Cardinals home game in front of more than 65,000 of your closest friends. Tell us what you want to say in 10 words or less, and your message will be immortalized on the State Farm Stadium's scoreboard during the Cardinals game of your choice.

Kickoff Magazines

Kickoff Magazines

Our kickoff magazines have gone digital! Tap to view the latest kickoff magazine and browse past issues.