Tacoma Dome Security Measures 

Enhanced security measures are in place for all events at the Tacoma Dome including:

  • Metal detectors at all entry doors*
  • Backpacks are prohibited
  • Bags, including handbags and purses, may now be no larger than 13” x 15”
  • All bags, regardless of size, are subject to search
  • Weapons, including pocket knives, are prohibited

*If you are unable to go through the metal detectors, you will be subject to a pat down search. 

Guests are encouraged to arrive early to allow extra time to enter the facility. Fans should also only bring necessary items to expedite entry. Additional information on prohibited and permitted items is available here.


Everyone is encouraged to help keep our community safe by reporting suspicious activity to the nearest security guard, staff member or local authority. If there is an emergency, call 911.

Thank you for your cooperation in our continuing effort to provide a safe environment for fans. For any questions, please call 253.272.3663 or email us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.