Ohio State University Athletic Event Policies
Griggs Reservoir

Best Fans in the Land
Please conduct yourself in an appropriate manner. Our attitudes and actions not only reflect upon our individual character but also on the character of our university as a whole. As Buckeyes, it is essential to take the initiative to foster a friendly and welcoming environment for all, portray our university with the pride and respect it deserves. While you cheer on our team, please keep these ideals in mind and prove Ohio State has the Best Fans in the Land.

Alcohol Policy
Alcoholic beverages are NOT permitted at Ohio State University Athletic Facilities. Guests identified with alcohol inside the facility will have the alcohol confiscated and may be ejected from the facility. Possession and consumption of alcohol in the facility parking areas are subject to the laws and regulations of the State of Ohio and/or City of Columbus. Police and Liquor Control Agents patrol these areas and enforce all applicable laws.

Animals are permitted in the reservoir.

Parking is NOT permitted on the grass. Please follow parking attendants instructions.

Prohibited Items
The following items are not permitted:


Prohibited Behavior
1) Examples of prohibited behavior include, but are not limited to, throwing objects of any kind; demonstrating unruly behavior; attempting to enter the field of play; engaging in behavior that endangers the safety of student athletes, coaches, officials or other guests; and/or taunting public safety officials.
2) Consequences for guests exhibiting prohibited behavior include, but are not limited to, loss of ticket buying privileges, ejection from the facility, and/or arrest.

Smoking Policy
Smoking is prohibited in all areas within the reservoir.

Temporary "pop-up" canopy tents are permitted; however, please do NOT stake the tents to the ground.

Guests may carry umbrellas into the facility. Use of the umbrellas will be determined at the discretion of Event Management, based on the days' attendance.

Ushers/ Redcoats
Guests should contact the nearest usher or redcoat for assistance in seating locations, medical emergencies, or for anything else that might make the visit more enjoyable