Stadium Rules

Visitors who bring bags that do not meet the criteria outlined, will not be permitted entrance into the venue.


The following items ARE NOT PERMITTED in the Stadium:

Illegal Drugs

Distribution of Literature

Artificial Noisemakers

Use of Tobacco Products

Outside Food/Drinks





Balls of any type

Large Signs


Flag Poles



Baby Powder

Aerosol Cans/Silly String








  • UIL, 15-6A policies will be strictly enforced.


  • Medical emergencies at the Tomball ISD Stadiums varsity football games will be handled by emergency crews from the Event EMS LLC.


  • Lightning Policy – Please follow the prompts on the PA and video board.
    • Stadium – Seek shelter on the concourse level or exit to your cars
    • Fine Arts – Proceed to your buses
    • Athletics – Proceed to the locker rooms
    • Spectators -
    • Participants –
  • Only authorized news media and authorized photographers (student and adult) will be allowed on the field or in the team area before the game, during the game, during half-time and after the game. Radio, TV and authorized media personnel must fill out our Athletic Media Credential

request at this link: Athletic Media Credential Request Athletics Tomball Independent School District

by Wednesday at NOON of game week in order to receive a media pass for the press box or sideline. Only dance teams, band students, or cheerleaders in uniform, may form spirit lines on the


playing field.


  • Adult booster groups may form spirit lines from the FIELD HOUSE end zone line toward the ramp; they may not encroach upon the field or warm up area. No students or children are allowed in the spirit lines.
  • Only Authorized Personnel will be allowed on the field or in the fieldhouse area before the game, at half-time, and after the game. Individuals on the field must present their sideline pass TISD has provided.


  • Air horns, and other mechanical/electronic noise makers are prohibited in Tomball ISD.
  • Spectators will not be allowed to leave the stadium and return once the game has started; unless they have a valid reason.
  • No Loitering will be permitted.
  • Spectators must sit in the stands and keep off the rails.
  • Aisle should be kept clear at all times.
  • Spectators will not be permitted to cross to the opposite side of the stadium.
  • Spectators are not allowed to bring in ice chest or coolers.
  • Umbrellas cannot be used in the seating area, courtesy of fan viewing and safety.


  • Food or drinks may not be brought into the stadium except by bands, dance teams, cheerleaders. Glass bottles or glass containers are prohibited in the stadium.

Food, drinks, gum, tobacco,seeds of any type are prohibited at all times in around or on the field areas


  • Balloons may not be brought into the stadium. Items such as skateboards, scooters, Frisbees, and balls are not permitted in the stadium and may not be thrown into the stands.


  • No items of any kind are allowed to be thrown from the field into the stands without prior approval of the athletic department. Please send all requests to Rachele Frazier via email at [email protected] by Wednesday at NOON of game week.


  • Live animal mascots are not allowed in the stadium. Dummy mascots, signs, etc., may not be paraded or displayed in the end zones or in front of the opponent's stands.
  • NO band, dance team, cheerleaders or photographer may encroach upon the restraining lines (dotted line) or the bench area (20-yard line to 20-yard line) during the course of the game.


  • Spirit Signs Signs are allowed on the fencing and railing at the stadium. No sign or banner advertising businesses are allowed without the approval of the Stadium Director, Alicia Engelke, M. Ed. via email at [email protected] 

Painters tape, rope, or zip ties are required to hang spirit signs (NO DUCT TAPE). Hand held only spirit flags may be displayed on spirit lines then put away after both teams enter the field. All signs, tape, rope and zip ties must be removed at the conclusion of the contest.

  • No ticket refunds will be given. No Re-Entry is allowed.


  • Sideline Pass - All people on the sidelines outside of the bench area, who are not in uniform, must have a sideline pass. No one is allowed to stand, photograph, or film from the end zone area of the field without authorization. Sideline passes will be issued by the Tomball ISD Athletic Director at [email protected] Teams coming to play at the Tomball ISD Stadium from


outside of our district will be provided as requested. Run-through signs may not be placed on the field if it has been raining and acrylic type paint has been used. Glitter is not allowed to be used on any run-through signs or on half-time props.


  • PRESS BOX: – entry is at the Home side stairs and you must be on the entry list, please contact Vince Sebo, Athletic director, at [email protected]


  • STUDENT SEATING: The student seating sections are located in the lower section at the south end on both sides of the stadium.




    • All home and visiting band, cheer, choir and dance team buses will be parked in the designated areas on the SOUTH end of the stadium.
    • Football buses will be parked on the NORTH end of Tomball ISD Stadium.
    • The reserved parking area in front of the Tomball Event Center is for Board Members, administrative office personnel, and other designated personnel only.




    • All photographers must be approved by the coach or principal of his or her school or have some kind of identification in order to be on the sideline. It is preferred that the visiting non TISD team photographers contact Rachele Frazier at [email protected] office prior to the game to expedite admittance.


    • All video personnel should enter the stadium with the team. In the case of inclement weather please see the Stadium Director for further instructions.


  • TICKET GATE: Ticket gates will open 1 hour before the game.


  • PASS GATE: Patrons entering Tomball ISD Stadium with passes must enter through the Northwest (home) or Northeast (visitors) Pass Gates only. TISD employees will be admitted by his/her faculty/employee picture badge only at the home gate.