With D.C. United’s first game at Audi Field (vs Atlanta) set for this Sunday, there is already reason to celebrate. Last year we spoke about DC United’s bag policy and there were opinions, lots of opinions – 226 to be exact. Your voices have been heard – D.C. United dropped the news last night:
“D.C. United have announced details on their updated 2019 Audi Field Bag Policy.
To expedite entry into Audi Field, the club strongly encourage fans to avoid bringing bags to the stadium.
In order to streamline Audi Field access, there will be two designated security lanes to get into the stadium in 2019.
Express lane: Reserved for fans who come to Audi Field without a bag.
Regular lane: For fans who need to have bags screened by security prior to entry.
If fans need to bring a bag into the stadium, please see important information on specifications below:
No bags larger than 14″ by 14″ by 6″ will be allowed into Audi Field.
No backpacks will be allowed (cinch/drawstring bags that meet size specifications will be allowed). Ed. Note: For 2019 the Nats have also implemented a no backpack policy.
Clear bags are not required but must meet the specifications above.
Other bag types that will NOT be allowed at Audi Field include:
Other similar bags that exceed size restrictions.”