Located in Downtown Detroit, Michigan, Ford Field is a multi-purpose indoor stadium, and home of the NFL’s Detroit Lions
. Ford Field Detroit opened in 2002 with the Lions playing against the Green Bay Packers
. Since then, the venue has played host to a number of events, including professional and college football games, basketball games, college hockey, high school marching band competitions, WrestleMania, Monster Jam races, conventions, tradeshows and live music concerts.
One of the NFL’s most unique stadiums, Ford Field incorporates a six-story former Hudson's warehouse into its design. It has a seating capacity of 65,000 with a fixed roof supported by two 18-foot-wide concrete columns. It’s also known for integrating lots of glass, allowing natural light inside. A six-story glass atrium provides fans amazing views of the city’s downtown skyline. It features two videoboards and two matrix scoreboards at the end zones, four scoreboards located at club level and 1,050 speakers. There are 50 permanent and 75 portable concession stands all over the stadium. Parking is available adjacent to Ford Field and Comerica Park on a first come, first serve basis. Tailgating is allowed at the Eastern Market parking lots where you can set up a party around your vehicle, with shuttles running continuously to the stadium. Or you can enjoy a 10-minute walk across the bridge to the football stadium.
It’s good to know the policies of Ford Field so you can enjoy a game or event without any complications. Gates usually open two hours prior to a game or an event, and re-entry is prohibited. You may bring in purses not larger than a clutch bag, bags that are clear plastic, vinyl or PVC and do not exceed 12" x 6" x 12", and a one-gallon clear plastic freezer bag. Cameras with lenses longer than five inches, and electronic equipment including laptop computers, video recorders, tripods and wearable video cameras are prohibited, as well as food, beverages or liquids. Use Event Tickets Center to get Ford Field tickets, or check out Ford Field seating charts to find your seats to Ford Field events!
Who is playing at Ford Field this weekend?
Scroll through upcoming Football games and concerts at Ford Field to find out who will be playing near you this weekend in Detroit.Who is playing at Ford Field tonight?
You can shop last minute tickets for games and concerts happening at Ford Field tonight or scroll to view the full schedule.What time do doors open at Ford Field?
Doors typically open anywhere between 90 minutes to 2 hours prior to showtime at Ford Field. Be sure to check the listing on your ticket as showtimes will vary.What time do games end at Ford Field?
Every NFL game and concert will typically end at a different time. Set times and ending times for Ford Field are usually not established.Who plays at Ford Field?
The Detroit Lions
are the home team at the Ford Field.