Located in Manhattan, Kansas, Bill Snyder Family Stadium is a 50,000-seat stadium. It has been home to the Kansas State University Wildcats football team since 1968. Its proper name is the Bill Snyder Family Football Stadium, taking its name from the head coach's family. Its facade calls the school's old World War I Memorial Stadium to mind, with limestone cladding and decorative battlements. Erected in 1968, it was originally called the KSU stadium and had a capacity of 35,000 seats. Over the years, the stadium expanded and evolved through renovations, such as the addition of deck and sky suites in 1998 and the building of a new training facility in 2007. The stadium occasionally serves as a concert venue, showcasing acts like Willie Nelson, the Zac Brown Band and Train. Get tickets to Bill Snyder Family Stadium events at StubHub.
Where do you park for Bill Snyder Family Stadium events?
You're welcome to park in the grassy area of Lot 9 during Bill Snyder Family Stadium events. Lot 9 is located east of the stadium. There's additional parking in satellite lots around the stadium and throughout campus as well as north of the stadium in the Chester Peters Recreation Center paved lots. The lots open five hours prior to kickoff. RVs and vehicles with accessories must not exceed 11 feet 6 inches wide by 55 feet long or 8 feet 6 inches wide by 21 feet long, respectively.
Is ADA parking available for Bill Snyder Family Stadium events?
The east and west stadium lots are ADA compliant. These lots also open five hours prior to kickoff. Parking fees are collected at the entrance to each lot.
Do children need Bill Snyder Family Stadium tickets to attend games?
Your children under 2 years old do not need tickets for Bill Snyder Family Stadium seating. Your child must sit in an adult's lap throughout the game, though.
Is there Bill Snyder Family Stadium seating for guests with disabilities?
Yes, there is Bill Snyder Family Stadium seating reserved per game for guests with disabilities. The sections are subject to change per game, but roughly 18 to 20 sections are available and accessible. In the event you cannot obtain a ticket designated as accessible Bill Snyder Family Stadium seating, you can exchange the ticket at the stadium, providing there is ADA seating available.
Are bags allowed in the stadium?
Yes. Purses no larger than clutches are allowed as are clear plastic bags that are 12 inches by 6 inches by 12 inches or smaller. Coincidentally, Bill Snyder Family Stadium K-State Super Stores sell such bags with official logos.
Can you bring food and beverages into the stadium?
You may bring factory-sealed 1-liter bottles of unfrozen water.
Can you take pictures inside the stadium?
Yes, you can, as long as your equipment is restricted to basic, non-flash cameras.Back to Top