NRG Stadium Tickets and Seating Charts - Houston, TX

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About NRG Stadium

Located in Houston, Texas, NRG Stadium is a stadium that first opened its doors in 2004. Currently, it’s under the ownership of Harris County Sports and Convention Corporation.


NRG Stadium Seating

NRG Stadium has a total capacity of 72,200. However, this number can vary for events with unique venue configurations. Also known as The House of Pain, The Bullpen, The Texas Thunderdome, The NEST and The Texan Terrain, it is a retractable roof venue with an artificial turf playing surface.

Before the venue was named NRG Stadium, it was also known as Reliant Stadium.


Teams and Events at NRG Stadium

NRG Stadium is the home to the Houston Texans (NFL). The venue serves as the stage for football, rodeo, soccer, basketball, hockey, concert and wrestling events, along with the ability to host many other functions.


Getting into NRG Stadium

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


Security at NRG Stadium

Security at NRG Stadium 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 NRG Stadium has a strict bag policy.


NRG Stadium Bag Policy & Prohibited Items

NRG Stadium has a clear bag policy in place for some events. The specific bag regulations vary depending on the event, but backpacks and large bags over 11"x 17" are generally not allowed. Diaper bags and medical bags may be inspected before entry. All Houston Texans games and NFL-contracted events follow the NFL Clear Bag Policy. If you are attending an event at NRG Stadium, it is essential to check the event website or contact guest services to confirm the bag policy if you are unsure whether or not your bag will be allowed.


What to Bring to NRG Stadium

When you come to an event at NRG Stadium, make sure to bring your ticket and a valid ID, especially if you intend to purchase alcohol. We recommend bringing a credit or debit card and also some cash. Because this is a venue with a retractable roof, it can get a little cold during the winter months (and sometimes year round) if the roof is not closed. So, we recommend checking the weather report and to consider bringing extra layers and maybe even a blanket. Plus, it might be worth it to carry a rain jacket or poncho just in case the weather changes.


Is NRG Stadium ADA Accessible?

NRG Stadium is committed to providing a comfortable experience for all guests. Assistive listening is available, and the venue is also ADA compliant. Typically, NRG Stadium has special seating and preferred entry gates for these patrons. Be sure to check the policy for your specific event for more information.


NRG Stadium Experience

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


Food and Beverage at NRG Stadium

NRG Stadium offers a tempting selection of food and drinks. From refreshing non-alcoholic beverages to drinks like mixed drinks, beer 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 NRG Stadium

NRG Stadium 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 NRG Stadium 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 NRG Stadium?

Yes, NRG Stadium 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.


How to Get to NRG Stadium

NRG Stadium is located at One Reliant Park NRG Pkwy, Houston, Texas, 77054. We've got you covered with all the options to get there, from public transportation to convenient rideshares.


NRG Stadium Parking Details

NRG Stadium 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 NRG Stadium visitors. They are Blue Lot 19, Teal Lot, Green Lot, Green Lot and Red Lot 4.


How Early Should I Get to NRG Stadium?

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.

If you plan on tailgating, we recommend getting to NRG Stadium even earlier, so you can enjoy the full pregame experience!


Can You Tailgate at NRG Stadium?

NRG Stadium permits tailgating. However, the regulations concerning open flames, grills, and open containers can differ depending on local laws. Specific events may also have different rules, so reviewing the venue's particular guidelines is always wise when planning your tailgate. Remember that the goal is to create an enjoyable and safe environment for all event attendees.


Rideshare Drop-off and Pickup Location

At NRG Stadium, there are specific pick-up locations for rideshare users. You’ll find the designated pick-up spots at Gate #2, located at the intersection of Fannin and McNee. 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 NRG Stadium

For a budget-friendly option, the nearest bus stop is located at Kirby Dr @ Westridge St (Houston, TX 77054, USA). This bus station is located 0.3 mi from the venue.


Closest Train Stop to NRG Stadium

You can find the nearest train/metro station at Houston Amtrak Station (902 Washington Ave, Houston, TX 77002, USA). This station is located 8.6 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.


NRG Stadium Surrounding Area

A stone’s throw away from NRG Stadium, 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 NRG Stadium

NRG Stadium 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: Bud Light Lounge, Bud Light Cantina and Crown Royal Saloon.


NRG Stadium, Home of the Houston Texans

Formerly called Reliant Stadium, the NRG Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium in Houston, Texas. It was built in 2002 at a cost of $352 million, has a seating capacity of 72,220, and it was the first NFL facility to have a retractable roof. The NRG Stadium is part of a venue complex collectively called the NRG Park that also includes the NRG Arena, the NRG Center and the Astrodome.

The stadium is the home of the Houston Texans of the National Football League (NFL). It has also hosted the Super Bowl twice, in 2004 and 2017, as well as WrestleMania 25 in 2009.

The NRG Stadium hosted some matches during the 2016 Copa América Centenario and it will also be a venue during the 2026 FIFA World Cup.

The NRG Stadium is also home to two Texas staples: the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo and the Texas Bowl. It’s also a major hub for concerts in Houston, and a staple for arena tours.

  • It is named after NRG Energy, the parent company of Reliant Energy.
  • The stadium's roof is made of ETFE, a lightweight, transparent material that allows natural light to enter.
  • The stadium has a number of sustainable features, including a rainwater harvesting system and a solar panel array.

A Short History of NRG Stadium as a Concert Venue

NRG Stadium has hosted a diverse array of concerts since its inauguration in 2002. As the home of the NFL's Houston Texans, the stadium's expansive capacity and state-of-the-art facilities have made it an attractive venue for artists across various genres.

Since its opening, NRG has hosted two Super Bowls: the XXXVIII edition in 2004 and the Super Bowl LI in 2017. As such, not only is it a lucky venue for the New England Patriots, but it also housed two iconic halftime shows. The 2004 show went down in infamy over its controversial Justin Timberlake and Janet Jackson performance, while the 2017 edition saw Lady Gaga take the stage from the venue’s rooftop.

  • U2 - 360° Tour (2009)
  • Bruno Mars - 24K Magic World Tour (2017)
  • The Rolling Stones - Zip Code Tour (2019)
  • Paul McCartney - Freshen Up Tour (2019)
  • Taylor Swift - The Eras Tour (2023). To celebrate this major event, county judge Lina Hidalgo renamed the venue for a few days to NRG Stadium (Taylor’s Version).
  • Beyoncé will return to her native Houston for two dates next October, playing at NRG Stadium during the Renaissance tour.

Some NRG Stadium Tidbits

NRG Stadium stands as a testament to modern sports architecture. The stadium's short history is intertwined with the rise of the National Football League's Houston Texans and their aspiration for a state-of-the-art venue.

NRG Stadium has witnessed memorable sporting moments, including two Super Bowls and NCAA basketball's Final Four tournaments. Beyond sports, it has been a hub for entertainment extravaganzas and has showcased some of the world's biggest musical acts.


The First-Ever NFL Venue with a Retractable Roof

Crafted by renowned firm HOK Sport (now Populous), the stadium's standout feature is its pioneering retractable roof. It consists of colossal steel panels that glide open or closed, adapting to Houston's capricious weather while creating a dynamic visual spectacle — and one that can transform the stadium in as little as seven minutes.

The stadium's design prioritizes versatility, hosting an array of events beyond football games, including concerts, international soccer matches, and even a Texan staple: rodeos. Its versatility shines through its seating capacity of 70,000, expandable for special events, and its ability to seamlessly transform from an enclosed arena to an open-air setting.


NRG Amenities

The stadium features spacious and comfortable seating, providing excellent sightlines for all attendees. State-of-the-art high-definition video boards and an advanced sound system ensure an immersive and engaging atmosphere. Its retractable roof also allows for flexible weather conditions, accommodating both indoor and outdoor events.


Concession Stands for a Cause

Concession options are diverse and plentiful, ranging from traditional stadium fare to gourmet dining experiences. Most of the stadium's concession stands are staffed by volunteers from different NGOs, and a portion of every dollar spent on these stands goes to them.

You’ll also find the Bud Light Lounge, with gameday music and cold beverages, as well as the seated Bud Light Cantina area, and the Crown Royal Saloon seated bar. All ticket-holding visitors have access to these areas.


Accessibility

There are elevator lobbies at the main entrances, leading attendees to all levels of the stadium. Stadium staff can also provide wheelchair escorts and companion restrooms.

There’s also available assisted listening devices for free at the Guest Services booth, provided users present a driver’s license or credit card as a security deposit. NRG Park venues may also provide sign interpreters, but request guests to contact them with at least 14 days notice.

Service and guide animals are welcome at NRG Stadium. All NRG Park venues are also equipped with Aira, a human-to-human professional assistance appservice for visual interpreting through a mobile app. Vision impaired guests must already have access to this service.


Memorable Moments at NRG Stadium

Here are some of the most memorable moments to happen at NRG Stadium:

  • Super Bowl LI (2017). NRG Stadium hosted one of the most memorable Super Bowl games in history, where the New England Patriots made a historic comeback to win against the Atlanta Falcons in overtime.
  • Hurricane Harvey Relief (2017). NRG Stadium became a beacon of hope during Hurricane Harvey, serving as a shelter for displaced residents.
  • Lady Gaga's Super Bowl Halftime Show (2017). Lady Gaga's jaw-dropping halftime performance at Super Bowl LI featured stunning visuals, high-energy choreography, and an iconic rooftop entrance.
  • Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo Tradition. NRG Stadium's role as the host of the annual Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo has provided a platform for showcasing both musical talents and the city's strong western heritage.
  • Beyoncé's Formation World Tour (2016). Beyoncé's powerful performance at NRG Stadium, in front of a hometown crowd, brought her message of empowerment and cultural pride to life.

FAQs about NRG Stadium

Where is the Houston Texans Sideline at NRG Stadium?

The Houston Texans home bench is located in front of Section 105, Section 106, Section 107, and Section 108 and the away team bench is in front of Section 125, Section 126, Section 127, and Section 128.


Does NRG Stadium have air conditioning?

Yes, NRG Stadium does have air conditioning.


What is a loge seat at NRG Stadium?

NRG Stadium Loge sections are the 500 level in 501 to 515 and 527 to 541.


What is the purpose of NRG Stadium?

NRG Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium in Houston, Texas. It is home to the Houston Texans of the National Football League (NFL), and has hosted two Super Bowls, in 2004 and 2017. The stadium is also frequently used for concerts and other non-sporting events.


How many people does NRG Stadium seat?

NRG Stadium has a seating capacity of 71,792 for football games, and can accommodate up to 72,220.


What is the retractable roof made of?

The retractable roof at NRG Stadium is made of ETFE, a transparent material that is lightweight and energy-efficient. The roof can be opened or closed in about ten minutes.


What is the most popular event held at NRG Stadium?

The most popular event ever held at NRG Stadium is the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo, which attracts over 2.5 million visitors each year. It’s also hosted two Super Bowls, so that's pretty big!


What is the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo?

The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo, affectionately also called RodeoHouston, is a major annual event held at NRG Stadium; it’s Houston’s signature event. It combines rodeo competitions, livestock exhibitions, entertainment, and concerts. The HLSR usually takes place over several weeks and it is the largest livestock exhibition and rodeo in the world.


What other events are held at NRG Stadium?

In addition to sporting events like football games and rodeos, NRG Stadium hosts a variety of events such as music concerts, festivals, motorsports shows, trade expos (most famously, the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo), cultural gatherings, religious events, and even graduation ceremonies.


Can I take a stadium tour?

Yes, NRG Stadium offers guided tours that allow visitors to explore the facility, including behind-the-scenes areas like locker rooms, suites, and the playing field. Tour availability, schedule, and pricing can be found on the stadium's official website.


Is NRG Stadium accessible for people with disabilities?

Yes, NRG Stadium is equipped with facilities to accommodate guests with disabilities. These include accessible seating areas, ramps, elevators, restrooms, and hearing aids. Visitors with specific accessibility needs are encouraged to contact the stadium in advance for assistance.


Is parking available at NRG Stadium?

Yes, NRG Stadium has parking facilities for event attendees. Parking availability, pricing, and directions can be found on the stadium's official website or event-specific information.


Does NRG Stadium display any retired jersey numbers?

No, because the Houston Texans are one of only five NFL teams without any retired jersey numbers.

Event Dates and Pricing Information

Performer Date Price Tickets Available
Houston Livestock Show And Rodeo Feb 27, 2024 From $25 3,294
Houston Livestock Show And Rodeo Feb 28, 2024 From $2 4,859
Houston Livestock Show And Rodeo Feb 29, 2024 From $16 2,286
Houston Livestock Show And Rodeo Mar 1, 2024 From $39 2,953
Houston Livestock Show And Rodeo Mar 2, 2024 From $38 5,114
Houston Livestock Show And Rodeo Mar 3, 2024 From $36 6,220
Houston Livestock Show And Rodeo Mar 4, 2024 From $29 4,622
Houston Livestock Show And Rodeo Mar 5, 2024 From $2 6,502
Houston Livestock Show And Rodeo Mar 6, 2024 From $17 8,036
Houston Livestock Show And Rodeo Mar 7, 2024 From $39 4,461