Spartan Stadium is the official home of the Michigan State University Spartans football team. Located on the Spartan campus of East Lansing, Michigan, the stadium opened on October 6th, 1923 as a replacement for Old College Field. After undergoing several renovations and expansions, it now seats a total of 75,000 people. The record attendance of 80,401 people was set in 1990 against Notre Dame. Spartan Stadium has hosted various concerts, including U2, The Rolling Stones and Lenny Kravitz. Spartan Stadium also hosted a regular season hockey game between Michigan and Michigan State in 2001, which briefly held the record for the largest hockey attendance of all time. You can attend your favorite Spartan Stadium event by purchasing tickets at StubHub.
How can I reach Spartan Stadium by public transportation?
The Capital Area Transportation Authority operates multiple shuttles and bus services on the day of the game. In addition to the various bus routes running throughout the Lansing area, you can also take shuttles directly to the stadium. The Green Line services Lot 89 along Mt. Hope Road. The White Line services Lot 92 on Service Road. The Lot 48 shuttle is also located just off of Service Road. Shuttle services begin five hours before kickoff and stop two hours after the end of the game.
Does Spartan Stadium have on-site parking?
Spartan Stadium reserved parking is available directly next to the stadium and throughout the campus area. If you do not have access to a reserved slot, then you can still park in one of the designated public lots. RV parking is available in Lot 97, located behind the Engineering Research Building. Parking is open for all Spartan Stadium games approximately five to six hours before kickoff commences. Prices may vary based on location.
How does Spartan Stadium accommodate disabled or handicapped visitors?
Handicapped parking spaces are available in Lot 48 next to the Natural Resource Building. You can enter from the Trowbridge extension along Red Cedar or Farm Lane. The parking space includes shuttle transportation to the stadium. Accessible seating is available all throughout the stadium.
Is Spartan Stadium tailgating allowed?
Tailgating is allowed in the public parking lots on campus. You can begin tailgating when the parking lots first open. Kegs, drinking paraphernalia, trailers, tents, tobacco products and upholstered furniture are not permitted. Guests are expected to clean up after themselves once they are done.
Does Spartan Stadium have premium seating?
The main types of premium seating are the Huntington suites and the Sideline Club. The suites come with preferred parking passes, private restrooms and elevator access, a climate-controlled interior, televisions, closets, a sink, optional in-suite catering and a personalized nameplate on the door. The Sideline Club, located in the first seven rows between the 20-yard lines, includes in-seat concession services, football programs and all the benefits of a Spartan Fund membership. Finally, the exclusive Huntington Club, located on the fourth floor of the stadium, offers buffet services, a cash bar, padded seats, a game day program and first right-of-refusal for the same seats of any event.Back to Top