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The Cleveland Browns promote responsible drinking and positive fan behavior at FirstEnergy Stadium. The Browns alcohol management plan ensures that fans have a safe and fun experience.

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Designated-Driver Program
In Action

10,276 Browns fans pledged to be Designated Drivers at FirstEnergy Stadium during the 2013 season
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Cleveland Browns fans make the pledge to be a designated driver
Cleveland Browns fans make the pledge to be a designated driver
Cleveland Browns fans make the pledge to be a designated driver
Cleveland Browns fans make the pledge to be a designated driver
Cleveland Browns fans make the pledge to be a designated driver
Cleveland Browns fans make the pledge to be a designated driver
Cleveland Browns fans make the pledge to be a designated driver

Track how many Browns fans have pledged to be Designated Drivers so far this season


Responsibility Partners
  • Aramark
  • Bud Light
  • CSC
  • MADD
  • TEAM Coalition
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Fan Code of Conduct:

The FirstEnergy Stadium staff and our partners are dedicated to providing a safe and enjoyable experience to all fans in attendance. Please be courteous and respectful to those seated around you and refrain from behavior that interferes with others’ ability to enjoy the event. When attending an event at FirstEnergy Stadium you are required to refrain from the following:
  • Behavior that is socially unacceptable, offensive, unruly, or illegal in nature
  • Using or displaying foul or inflammatory language or gestures
  • Verbal or physical harassment of opposing team fans
  • Throwing objects onto the field
  • Entering the playing field or interfering with the progress of the game
  • Failing to follow instructions or refusing to show your ticket stub when asked by a Stadium representative
  • Attempting to sit in seats for which you are not properly ticketed
  • Intoxication or other signs of alcohol impairment that results in irresponsible behavior
  • Smoking- In compliance with Chapter 3794 on the Ohio Revised Code, smoking is prohibited in FirstEnergy Stadium
Event patrons are responsible for their conduct as well as the conduct of their guests and/or persons using their tickets. Stadium staff will strive to maintain an atmosphere where all fans in attendance can enjoy the event free from the above behaviors. Event patrons and guests in violation of these provisions will be subject to ejection, arrest and loss of ticket privileges for future events.

If the behavior of a fan or fans around you becomes disruptive or violates the Fan Code of Conduct, the incident should be reported to the nearest Stadium representative. To report an incident anonymously during a Browns game, call or text us at 440.824.6000.
Alcohol Service Policies:
Age to Check ID:   30 and younger
Max Alcohol Drinks:   2/person from stand; 1/person from hawkers
Maximum Cup Size:   24 oz
Bottles:   Yes, plastic
Cans:   Yes
Liquor Sold:   Yes
Cut-off Policies:
Concession Stands:   End of the 3rd Quarter
Hawkers:   End of the 3rd Quarter
Clubs/Suites:   1 Hr After Game Ends
Night Games:   End of Halftime
Tailgating Policies:
Time Lots Open:   Day Games - 5 Hours before Kick-off
Sunday Night Games - 4 Hours before Kick-off
Monday Night Games - 3 Hours before Kick-off
Prohibited Items:   Glass containers, kegs, funnels
Permitted Items:   Plastic bottles, cans, small BBQs
Text Messaging System:
Fans can send a text or call to report Fan Code of Conduct violations.
Call or Text:   (440) 824-6000
TV Public Service Announcements:
Designated Driver
I'm the Guy You Wouldn't Do
This In Your House
Designated Driver Program:
There are 13 locations of the Bud Light “Good Sport” Designated Driver Program at FirstEnergy Stadium. Fans who pledge to be designated drivers receive a complimentary soft drink and a chance to be selected as the Designated Driver for the Game. Designated Drivers for the Game are recognized on the stadium video board and receive a special prize each game.

Continuing for the 2014 NFL season, the Cleveland Browns are facing off against the Cincinnati Bengals in the Bud Light Good Sport Designated Driver Challenge. Browns fans who pledge to be designated drivers at FirstEnergy Stadium earn the Browns a touchdown (6 points) in the Challenge. Browns fans who "Like" the Browns Designated Driver Challenge Facebook page earn the Browns an extra point in the Challenge.

Please make the pledge to be a responsible Browns fan and help the Browns win the Challenge!
2013 Cleveland Browns Total: 10,276   2012 League Total: 252,445
Award Recognition:   The Cleveland Browns won the 2012 and 2013 Designated Driver Challenges with the Cincinnati Bengals.

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