Falcons vs. Seahawks – Divisional Playoff Game

Jan. 04, 2017

NFC Divisional Playoff Game
Seattle Seahawks vs. Atlanta Falcons
Saturday, January 14 – 4:35 p.m.

For the quickest and easiest way to get to the Georgia Dome please view our Interactive Parking Map

Food And Beverage Locator

New Stadium Construction & Traffic Updates

As the Atlanta Falcons, GWCCA and City of Atlanta continue constructing on a new world class stadium to replace the Georgia Dome, construction could impact your route to an event. For more information on how each event could be impacted please click here. New Stadium Construction Page

  • To provide a safer environment for the public and significantly expedite fan entry into stadiums, NFL teams will implement an NFL policy for the third consecutive season that limits the size and type of bags/purses that may be brought into stadiums. For complete information please visit: nfl.com/allclear
  • The Georgia Dome would like to remind fans that there is a potential danger of being sold counterfeit tickets via the secondary market. The only authorized outlets for Atlanta Falcons tickets are Ticketmaster, the Georgia Dome ticket office, Atlanta Falcons ticket office and Ticketmaster’s NFL Ticket Exchange program. Buyers who purchase tickets from any other source do so at their own risk.
  • Please Note that Parking Lots for All Falcons games will open FIVE hours before kickoff.
  • The Atlanta Falcons and the Georgia Dome strongly encourage all fans to arrive early and be patient about entering the Stadium to this and all Falcons games this season. The enhanced security procedures upon entry, recommended by the NFL, will further ensure the safety of fans, but will require some additional time for inspections at the gates.
Fan Services

Need help finding your seat, a water fountain, a kosher dog or the pretzel stand? Stop by one of the eight Dome Service Centers (DSCs) located throughout the Georgia Dome. The Guest Service Specialists are there to help, and they want to make sure you have a great time! They also have information on:

Designated Driver Program

Guests who choose not to drink can serve as their party’s designated drivers and win prizes and tickets to Dome events. Register as a designated driver at a DSC to be eligible.

Tag-A-Kid Program

Provides children a bracelet displaying their name, parent’s names, phone number and seat location to aid in their safe return if they should become separated from their party.

Lost and Found Items

may be turned in or retrieved at all Dome Service Centers.

Wheelchairs and Assisted-Listening Devices

There is no charge for these items. A signed credit card form serves as a deposit, which is refunded when the item is returned. Individuals needing wheelchair assistance to their seats will find Guest Service Specialists located at each of the eight gates at the Georgia Dome.

Smoking Wristbands

For the comfort and health of all fans, the Georgia Dome is a smoke-free environment. Smoking is permitted outside of all entry gates. If you wish to smoke, pick up a wristband at a Dome Service Center and proceed to the designated smoking areas outside the facility. You must present your wristband and your ticket to re-enter the Georgia Dome.

Getting to the Game

The Georgia Dome is located to the immediate west of the downtown Atlanta area on the corner of Northside Drive and Georgia Dome Drive. The Dome is also accessible by the MARTA rail system via Vine City and Georgia Dome stations. Parking is at a premium on event days, so taking MARTA is highly recommended. For complete information on MARTA visit itsmarta.com. Many MARTA stations offer free parking lots.

While traveling to and from the Georgia Dome, all drivers are encouraged to follow the directions of traffic police.

For Complete Traffic and Parking Information please click here.

Interactive parking & traffic map: vsv.atlantafalcons.com


The Falcons want all fans to enjoy the excitement and enthusiasm of game days at the Georgia Dome. Everyone is encouraged to respect the rights of others by displaying proper etiquette.

The Falcons "Code of Conduct" applies to all guests attending home games. The “Code of Conduct” includes, but is not limited to, abstaining from the following:

  • Foul, obscene or abusive language or actions
  • Fighting
  • Interfering with the progress of the game, going onto the playing field or throwing any object onto the playing field
  • Unruly or careless behavior
  • level of intoxication that creates a disruption to the fans around you
  • Indecent exposure
  • Wearing obscene or indecent clothing
  • Smoking, except in designated areas outside the Georgia Dome

Violators will be removed from the Georgia Dome.

Georgia Dome Policies and Procedures prohibit the following:

  • Backpacks
  • Coolers
  • Large bags
  • Flag poles
  • Video cameras
  • Balloons
  • Laser pointers

All bags are subject to inspection.

For the safety and enjoyment of all fans attending Georgia Dome events, the Georgia Dome Staff enforces all laws prohibiting consumption of alcohol by minors, possession or use of controlled substances, disorderly conduct and public intoxication.

Cans, bottles or food may not be brought into the Dome. Patrons with special dietary requirements may request a waiver and must have advanced written approval from Levy Restaurants (404.223.8500) three days prior to the event.

As the legal drinking age is 21, proper photo identification for proof of age is required at all locations where alcohol is served. Alcoholic beverages may not be taken out of the Georgia Dome.

For the comfort and health of all fans, the Georgia Dome is a smoke-free environment. Smoking is permitted outside of all entry gates. If you wish to smoke, pick up a wristband at a Dome Service Center and proceed to the designated smoking areas outside the facility. You must present your wristband and your ticket to re-enter the Georgia Dome.

Banners and flags, no larger than 3’x5’, may be affixed to railings with rope, twine or plastic tie wraps (wire or tape may not be used). Hand-held banners may be no larger than 3’x3’. Banners should be event related, and the Dome reserves the right to reject any banner or flag deemed offensive, non-event-related or hazardous to public safety. For safety reasons, the Georgia Dome prohibits gas-filled balloons.

Pre-Game Entertainment

Falcons Landing State Farm Falcons Landing serves as the pregame epicenter for Falcons fans prior to entering the Georgia Dome. State Farm Falcons Landing opens three (3) hours prior to kick-off each regular season home game and is completely free of charge! State Farm Falcons Landing provides an energetic atmosphere with multiple game day offerings including: Atlanta Falcons Cheerleader Appearances, Freddie Falcon Appearances, Performances by the Atlanta Falcons Drumline, Live On-Stage Entertainment, Multiple Sponsor Activations Areas, Face Painting, Official Falcons Gear Merchandise Trailer, Food & Beverage available for purchase through LEVY Restaurants and MORE!

General Parking Information
  • If you are a season ticket holder and purchased parking in advanced, you will have a parking pass for a designated lot. The parking pass is valid only for the lot designated on the parking pass.
  • All permit parking areas open five (5) hours prior to kick-off.
  • Open parking is available on a first come / first serve basis in the Yellow Lot.
  • When entering the parking lot it is important to follow the directions of the parking staff. A parking pass is valid for one spot and are for vehicles only. Parking spaces cannot be reserved or saved for guests arriving at a later time.
  • There are no in/out privileges. Once your vehicle has entered the lot, the permit will not be accepted again for entrance.
  • Vehicles must be parked in marked spaces or as directed by parking staff.

Lots open to the Public
Yellow Lot ($35)
Handicapped Accessible Parking
Red Deck - $35
Motorcoach/RV/Limo Parking
Marshalling Yard - $150

Accessible Parking

Accessible parking spaces are available in the Red Deck on a first-come first-served basis. Disabled parking placards will be checked by parking personnel and/or law enforcement to ensure the person who has been issued the placard by the State is present in the vehicle. Due to the limited number of spaces in the red deck the occupants of the vehicle must have valid game day ticket to access the parking lot.

Tailgating Guidelines

Tailgating is allowed in all stadium surface lots. The Georgia Dome values your excitement and commitment and the following policies are established to ensure tailgating is fun and safe for everyone. All guests wishing to tailgate must observe the following guidelines.

  • Tailgating is not permitted in the Red Deck and Gold Deck.
  • Marked parking spaces are for vehicles only. Parking spaces may not be used for tents, grills, chairs or other items. Each vehicle must have a valid parking permit.
  • Amplified sound which disrupts or conflicts with the functioning or operation of any area of the Georgia Dome or public safety, as determined by Georgia Dome management, is prohibited in any parking lot.
  • Tents cannot exceed 8’ x 10’
  • Tailgating is defined as the placement of any item on the ground (chairs, coolers, grills, games, etc.).
  • Tailgating must be confined to the area directly behind the vehicle or in adjacent landscape areas.
  • Maintain a 14’ drive aisle between rows of vehicles at all times.
  • Any grass areas beyond the designated tailgating spaces are considered common ground.
  • Tailgating is permitted from the time that lots open and until two (2) hours following the conclusion of the game.
  • All guests must follow the directions and instructions provided by stadium personnel (parking staff, security, police, etc.). Failure to do so may result in ejection from the parking lot.
  • Please dispose of trash in the appropriate receptacles.
  • Please dispose of coals in the designated coal containers located throughout the lots. Please do not dump coals or store stoves on the grass, parking areas, under or around vehicles.
  • Propane tanks cannot exceed a cylinder size of 20 pounds.
  • The following items/activities are prohibited:
    • Deep fryers or any oil-based cooking or frying
    • Open flame fires of any kind. Charcoal or gas cooking is permitted.
    • Disorderly conduct
    • Picketing, political campaigning or soliciting/distribution of any kind
    • Saving parking or tailgating spaces
    • Fireworks
    • Sale of food, beverage, merchandise, etc.
    • Amplified sound systems or the use of radios/audio devices at loud levels is at the discretion of Stadium Personnel.
    • Inappropriate or vulgar music and language.

Tailgating parties that do not follow these rules/regulations may result in termination of parking privileges for the current game and the remainder of the season and possible revocation of season tickets (see code of conduct).
To report problems, please call Georgia Dome Public Safety at 404-223-4911 or Text the word “Dome” to 69050.

RV Parking Information
  • RV Parking is available in the Marshalling Yard for Falcons’ games. The RV rate is $150 (5 spaces).
  • RV Parking can be purchased online or by calling the Parking Office at 404-223-4109.
  • The parking lot opens 5 hours prior to kick-off. RV’s must depart by 10am the following day.
  • There are no water, waste and power facilities.
  • Tow cars must have a permit also if they are on site on event day.
  • Tailgating is permitted by RV occupant within the confines of their space; not in drive aisles.
  • Generators are permissible within the confines of the RV space.
Limo Parking

The Limo drop-off area is located on Rhodes St. off Northside Drive, near the Vine City MARTA station and across the street from Gate A of the Georgia Dome. For limo parking information please contact the parking office: [email protected]

Taxi Stand

Taxi drop-off/pick up is located on Carter St., near the Vine City MARTA station and across the street from Gate A of the Georgia Dome.

Vehicle Inspection

All vehicles parking in the Gold Deck are subject to a security inspection before being allowed to park.

Fan Code Of Conduct

The National Football League, Atlanta Falcons and Georgia Dome are committed to creating a safe, comfortable and enjoyable game-day experience within the Georgia Dome and surrounding property. We want fans of all ages to enjoy the excitement and enthusiasm of game days; therefore all fans are encouraged to respect the rights of others by displaying proper etiquette. The Fan Code of Conduct includes, but is not limited to, abstaining from the following:

  • Behavior that is unruly, disruptive, or illegal in nature.
  • Intoxication or other signs of alcohol or substance impairment that results in irresponsible behavior.
  • Fighting, foul or abusive language and/or obscene gestures.
  • Interference with the progress of the game (including throwing objects onto the field).
  • Failing to follow instructions of stadium personnel.
  • Verbal or physical harassment of opposing team fans.

The Atlanta Falcons Code of Conduct applies to all ticket holders and patrons of the Georgia Dome and Georgia Dome property. Ticket holders and patrons are responsible for their conduct as well as the conduct of their guests.

Stadium staff will promptly intervene when necessary to ensure the Code of Conduct is enforced. Ticket holders and/or patrons who choose not to adhere to these provisions will be subject to ejection without refund, revocation of season tickets, and possible arrest and prosecution for violations of city ordinances.

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