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Support NC State football this season at Carter-Finley Stadium. With extensive renovations bringing the capacity to more than 57,000 fans, the venue remains state-of-the-art and a cherished home base for fans of all ages. Read on for more details about the stadium when NC State takes on Florida State Seminoles Football on September 27.
Carter-Finley Stadium Seating Information
Carter-Finley Stadium is divided into sections not only by upper and lower levels, but also by end zone and sideline. The lower level sections along the sidelines are numbered 1-8 and 17-24, where 17-24 are behind the NC State sideline. The upper level sections near the sidelines run from 9-15 and 25-31, with 25-31 on the NC State side. Along the home sideline there is also a series of club-level seating and suites that may be available.
The lower level in the end zones runs from 110-129, while the middle level in the end zone runs from 210-227. The end zone on the northwest corner of the stadium also features an upper level in sections 319-325.
Please note that the designated student areas are located in sections 110-129, as well as sections 6-8 and 321-326. A student ID may be required for admission. Some sections are also reserved for faculty and staff (sections 5-6 and 320) and former athletes (sections 1L and 17L).
Carter-Finley Stadium General Information
Carter-Finley Stadium prohibited items include umbrellas, large bags, backpacks, noisemakers, coolers, outside food and drink, large signs or flags, non-collapsible strollers, and video cameras. Children under two do not require a ticket for admission so long as they sit with a paying adult.
Carter-Finley Stadium Parking Information
Parking is available on site in the eight lots that surround the stadium. Parking passes are typically available for purchase in advance of the game, but attendants usually allow parking to be paid for on-site at the garage near the Vet School as well as privately owned lots near the stadium. The parking lots open five hours before kickoff.
Carter-Finley Stadium Tailgating Information
Tailgating is permitted five hours before the game begins. Beer and wine are permitted in the lots, but kegs and hard liquor are prohibited. All tailgating equipment must be contained within your single parking space. Open fires are not allowed on the lots, but charcoal grills are acceptable as long as coals are disposed of within designated containers in the lots.
Carter-Finley Stadium Gate Times
All gates at Carter-Finley Stadium open between 90 minutes and two hours before kickoff.
Carter-Finley Stadium Accessibility
Carter-Finley Stadium is equipped with a variety of accessible seating options, as well as accessible amenities like parking, concessions, restrooms, assisted listening devices, and ATMs throughout the venue. For more details on accessibility at this stadium, contact the venue's guest services department.