These rules have been put in place to ensure the safety and security for each and everyone attending the Joe Louis Arena. Please make yourself aware, before attending any event.

All attendees, including; guests, performers, team members and media professionals will be subject to search before being allowed into the building. These searches can include visual inspection, pat downs, metal detecting as well as bag checks.

Items that are NOT allowed in the Joe Louis Arena;
Wrapped gifts or items, cans, bottles, coolers, plastic beverage containers, food and beverages, GoPro cameras, helium balloons, over-sized bags or backpacks, pets (other than service animals), laser pointers/pens, compressed-air noisemakers, sticks (including those on pennants or flags) and weapons of any kind. Video cameras and flash photography are NOT allowed.

Cameras are allowed into the venue, if they are within the correct measurements, these must be under 80mm. Please do not bring camera’s with any detachable lenses that are over 80mm in size. These will NOT be let into the Joe Louis Arena.