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Ford Field - Kenny Chesney 2024 Seating Map

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About Ford Field

Located in Detroit, Michigan, Ford Field is a stadium that first opened its doors in 2002. Currently, it’s under the ownership of Detroit/Wayne County Stadium Authority.


Ford Field Seating

Ford Field has a total capacity of 70,000. However, this number can vary for events with unique venue configurations. Also known as The Den, it is an enclosed venue with an artificial turf playing surface.


Teams and Events at Ford Field

Ford Field is the home to the Detroit Lions (NFL) and the Michigan Panthers (UFL). The venue serves as the stage for football, wrestling, concert and basketball events, along with the ability to host many other functions.


Getting into Ford Field

Want to ensure a smooth entry to Ford Field? We've got you covered! From security to accessibility, we've compiled all the info you need for a hassle-free arrival.


Security at Ford Field

Security at Ford Field is taken very seriously. All guests are required to go through security checks before entering the venue. Typically, security checkpoints tend to get longer as you get closer to the start time of the event. We recommend planning ahead so you don’t miss anything. Please note that Ford Field has a strict bag policy.


Ford Field Bag Policy & Prohibited Items

Bags that are clear plastic, vinyl, or PVC and do not exceed 12" x 6" x 12". The bags may be hand-carried or have a shoulder strap. (Officially licensed NFL team logo clear plastic tote bag measuring 12" x 6" x 12" will be available through club merchandise outlets). Small clutch bags, such as cases, will be allowed when not exceeding 4.5” x 6.5”, with or without a handle or strap.


What to Bring to Ford Field

When you come to an event at Ford Field, please make sure to bring your ticket and a valid ID, especially if you want to purchase alcohol. We recommend bringing a credit or debit card and also a little cash. Because this is an indoor venue, weather is often not a factor. However, as it is climate-controlled, it might be worth bringing a light jacket just in case it gets a little chilly inside.


Is Ford Field ADA Accessible?

Ford Field is committed to providing a comfortable experience for all guests. Assistive listening is available, and so is sensory accessibility. The venue is ADA compliant, too. Typically, Ford Field has special seating and preferred entry gates for these patrons. Be sure to check the policy for your specific event for more information.


Ford Field Experience

Your experience at Ford Field extends beyond the event itself. Discover delicious food and drinks, convenient transportation options, and more to create an unforgettable memory.


Food and Beverage at Ford Field

Ford Field offers a tempting selection of food and drinks. From refreshing non-alcoholic beverages to drinks like beer, hard seltzer, mixed drinks and wine, and an assortment of food and snacks, you'll be sure to find something to satisfy your taste buds.


Payment Methods Accepted at Ford Field

Ford Field primarily operates on a cashless basis. This implies that while some vendors may still accept cash, most onsite purchases are done with digital wallets or debit and credit cards. Although Ford Field accepts most credit cards (such as Visa and Mastercard), it is prudent to carry a small amount of cash for tipping and for the few vendors that might accept it inside and outside the venue.


Are There Phone Charging Stations at Ford Field?

Yes, Ford Field is equipped with phone charging stations throughout. They are usually located in the concourse. However, it’s important to note that these charging stations may require a small fee, so we suggest fully charging your device before arriving at the venue.


Is There Wi-Fi Available?

Indeed, the venue provides Wi-Fi access. We suggest connecting to the Wi-Fi network immediately upon arrival, as cellular service can sometimes be unreliable.


Can I Smoke at Ford Field?

Yes, Ford Field has designated smoking areas located throughout the venue. In these areas, cigarettes, vapes, and e-cigarettes are permitted. However, it should be noted that smoking in the seating area is generally not permitted.


How to Get to Ford Field

Ford Field is located at 2000 Brush St, Detroit, Michigan, 48226. We've got you covered with all the options to get there, from public transportation to convenient rideshares.


Ford Field Parking Details

Ford Field has plenty of parking options nearby. Many event-goers will utilize onsite parking, while others will use nearby public parking. Parking prices can range depending on where you decide to park and may even be free for some events. We have outlined some of the closest parking options for Ford Field visitors. They are Gem Garage, Parking, 850 Witherell Lot, 440 Madison St Parking and 200 Madison Lot.


How Early Should I Get to Ford Field?

Arrival times may vary depending on the event, but we recommend arriving at the venue about an hour before the scheduled start time. This gives you some breathing room in case of traffic congestion, parking difficulties, visits to the merchandise store, or if you want to grab some food and drinks before the event starts.


Rideshare Drop-off and Pickup Location

At Ford Field, there are specific pick-up locations for rideshare users. You’ll find the designated pick-up spots at the southbound service drive accessible from Mack Avenue. Please keep in mind that parking or waiting is not allowed once you've completed your drop-off. Using rideshare to attend an event is a great option because it eliminates the stress of finding parking, which can often be scarce and expensive. Additionally, ridesharing promotes safety by providing reliable transportation if you plan on drinking alcohol during your visit.


Closest Bus Stop to Ford Field

For a budget-friendly option, the nearest bus stop is located at Rosa Parks Transit Center (1310 Cass Ave, Detroit, MI 48226, USA). This bus station is located 1.3 mi from the venue.


Closest Train Stop to Ford Field

You can find the nearest train/metro station at Windsor (298 Walker Rd, Windsor, ON N8Y 2M9, Canada). This station is located 4.1 mi from the venue. One of the biggest benefits of taking the train is that it is rarely late, and you never have to deal with unforeseen traffic or parking issues.


Ford Field Surrounding Area

A stone’s throw away from Ford Field, a variety of restaurants await, serving everything from local specialties to global dishes. Whether you’re in the mood for a fast snack before the event or a gourmet meal, there’s a choice for every taste. The vicinity also features a selection of hotels, providing a handy option for guests from out of town. With everything from high-end lodgings to economical choices, there’s a suitable resting place for every traveler.


Nearby Restaurants to Ford Field

Ford Field is surrounded by great restaurants and bars ready for any pre-event or post-event activities. Here are the top rated bars and/or restaurants close to the venue: BLITZ, Bud Light Party Zone, Social D and WynnBET Sports Bar.

FAQs about Ford Field

What is Ford Field seating capacity?

It has a capacity of 65,000 expandable to 70,000.


How can I buy tickets for a Detroit Lions game at Ford Field?

Tickets for Baltimore Ravens games can be purchased through our official website, click here!


What are the parking options at Ford Field?

Parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis at Ford Field and Comerica Park on game days, four hours before kickoff. There are also other parking options available in downtown Detroit, such as garages, Hart Plaza, or the Renaissance Center. These options may be more expensive, especially if you are planning a long day in the city.


What are the parking options at Ford Field?

Parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis at Ford Field and Comerica Park on game days, four hours before kickoff. There are also other parking options available in downtown Detroit, such as garages, Hart Plaza, or the Renaissance Center. These options may be more expensive, especially if you are planning a long day in the city.


What is the history of Ford Field?

Ford Field is a domed American football stadium located in Downtown Detroit. It primarily serves as the home of the Detroit Lions of the National Football League (NFL), the Michigan Panthers of the United States Football League (USFL), and other events. The regular seating capacity is approximately 65,000, expandable up to 70,000 for football. The naming rights were purchased by the Ford Motor Company for $40 million over 20 years. The Ford family holds a controlling interest on the franchise company, and they have controlled ownership of the Lions franchise since 1963. The stadium broke ground on November 16, 1999, and opened on August 24, 2001.


Are there tours available for Ford Field?

There are tours available, led by guides, exploring exclusive areas like suites, locker rooms, and the press box, typically reserved for players and VIPs. Gain insights into the stadium's history and event preparations. Tours start at Gate A or Gate G and last around an hour. Ticket prices are as follows; adults $10, children/seniors $7, and children under 5 are Free.


What is the policy for bringing bags into Ford Field?

Bags that are clear plastic, vinyl, or PVC and do not exceed 12" x 6" x 12". The bags may be hand-carried or have a shoulder strap. (Officially licensed NFL team logo clear plastic tote bags measuring 12" x 6" x 12" will be available through club merchandise outlets). Small clutch bags, such as cases, will be allowed when not exceeding 4.5” x 6.5”, with or without a handle or strap.


Is there public transportation to Ford Field, and how do I use it?

There are different ways to get to Ford Field using public transportation. If you are already in downtown Detroit, you can take the M1 Q Line and get off at Grand Circus or Montcalm Street. On game days, you can also take the Detroit People Mover to Grand Circus Park station and walk five blocks northeast to Ford Field. Bus lines 261, 530, and 563 will also take you close to Ford Field and Comerica Park.


What other events besides football games are held at Ford Field?

Apart from football, Ford Field has also hosted basketball games, college hockey, various high school sports, professional soccer games, Wrestlemania, and a wide array of box-office concerts.


Is Ford Field accessible for individuals with disabilities?

Ford Field is committed to providing a welcoming and accessible experience for all guests, including individuals with disabilities. The stadium offers a variety of accessibility features, including designated parking, accessible seating, sign language interpreters, a sensory room, wheelchairs, and other mobility aids.


Does Ford Field have a retractable roof?

This stadium lacks a retractable roof. This stadium is a dome, so it’s roofed but it doesn’t open. Despite being a closed arena, it does let a large amount of natural light get to the field thanks to skylights and glass windows in the corners.


What are some of the famous events or concerts that have taken place at Ford Field?

Ford Field has hosted some of the biggest names in the music industry, such as Ed Sheeran, Eminem, Metallica, Beyoncé, AC/DC, One Direction, and Guns N’ Roses among other artists.


Is tailgating allowed in the parking lots at Ford Field?

Tailgating is allowed in Ford Field, exclusively in the following spots, parking lot 5 in Montcalm Street or all Olympia Development Surface Lots.


Ford Field Seat Numbers, Sections and Seating Chart

When looking at seating charts for sports events, seats are arranged so that the lower numbered seats within a section are located closer to the preceding section. For example; if a venue shows three sections (A, B, and C), seat #1 in section B will be located next to section A. As the seat numbers progress within section B, they move closer to section C. Ford Field, a venue designed to host sports games, may be set up in a similar fashion. While concerts and other events held at Ford Field may not follow this layout, most sports events happening at Ford Field will follow this configuration. Concert seating is typically laid out so that the higher the seat number, the further you are from the stage/performance area. If you’re seeing a concert at Ford Field, it’s likely that the seats closest to the stage will have low seat numbers and low section numbers.


Ford Field Reviews, Interactive Seating Charts and Seat Views

Finding Ford Field seating charts with seat views or 3D views from your seat has proven to be a difficult task – until now. Event Tickets Center provides fans with unbiased Ford Field reviews on our venue guides, including information on Ford Field seat numbers, row numbers, and tips on how to find great seats!


Are VIP Packages or Accessible Seating offered at Ford Field?

Ford Field VIP seating packages and accessible seating section locations may vary per event. Please click the seating chart below or contact our customer service department to discuss options for accessible seating or VIP package purchases.


What is club seating at Ford Field?

Club seating at Ford Field provides guests with wider chairs with more padding, along with food and drink amenitites and access to lounges and private bathrooms.

Facts about Ford Field

Capacity:

65,000


Date Opened:

August 24,2002

Event Dates and Pricing Information

Performer Date Price Tickets Available
Michigan Panthers May 5, 2024 From $30 3,038
Michigan Panthers May 18, 2024 From $27 2,582
Zach Bryan Jun 20, 2024 From $291 1,367
Detroit Lions Jul 1, 2024 From $198 7
Detroit Lions Jul 2, 2024 From $540 18
Detroit Lions Jul 3, 2024 From $1,209 6
Detroit Lions Jul 4, 2024 From $639 11
Detroit Lions Jul 5, 2024 From $453 15
Detroit Lions Jul 6, 2024 From $639 17
Detroit Lions Jul 7, 2024 From $453 13