Venue Specifications


Capacity

  • Seating Capacity:  Sporting event – 45,523
  • Concert – 45,000+
  • Parking Capacity:  10,000+ cars

Event Space Available

  • Field – 75,000 square feet
  • North End Zone event space (Field Level)
  • South End Zone event space (Field Level)
  • VW Lounge (Mezzanine Level)
  • Champions Club (Mezzanine Level)
  • Capitol View Club (Mezzanine Level)
  • Capitol View Terrace (Mezzanine Level)
  • Media Room (Mezzanine Level)
  • Home Team Locker Room (Field Level)
  • Visiting Team Locker Room (Field Level)
  • Family Waiting Room (Field Level)
  • 27 Private Boxes/Suites (Mezzanine Level)
    • Suite and open-air box seating ranges from 10-61
    • Suites available featuring hospitality rooms, private restrooms, large-screen televisions and catering service areas.
  • Press Box (Mezzanine Level)
    • Open-air seating for 75
    • Internet and Phone-ready

Stadium Features

  • Field Surface:  Natural grass playing field, Bermudagrass (DuraTurf Voyager)
  • Field Size:  122 yards x 80 yards (Grass Surface)
  • Tunnel Access:  18’ Wide x 11’6” High (Clearance)
  • Electronic Displays:  Daktronics ProStar Video and Ribbon Boards, Monochrome Matrix Scoreboard
  • Hall of Stars:  Field-level display honoring local sports and entertainment greats
  • Metro Accessible:  Stadium-Armory Station (Orange and Blue lines)

Parking

  • The parking operator for RFK Stadium is Colonial Parking. Colonial provides staff and services for all event-related parking, weekday commuter parking and shuttle/tour bus parking. To contact Colonial Parking, please call 202-608-1114.

Concessions

  • RFK Stadium holds an exclusive agreement with Sodexo, Inc., to provide concessions and catering inside the Stadium. In addition to offering stadium favorites, RFK Stadium is pleased to offer special selections from Ledo Pizza, Latino’s Grill featuring local favorite papusas and Tree Huggers offering low calorie food options. The Capital View Club offers a full menu and bar for Mezzanine level patrons.

Event Services Offered

  • Box Office with Will-Call capabilities and personnel
  • Crowd management personnel
  • Computerized Ticketing (TicketMaster exclusive)
  • Electrical Services
  • Emergency Medical Personnel
  • Event Manager
  • Event Planning and Management
  • Forklift with Operators
  • In-house catering/concessionaire
  • Data and Voice services
  • Janitorial Personnel (Pre/Post-event)
  • Maintenance Personnel (Pre/Post-event)
  • Metal Detectors with Operators (mandatory at DC Armory)
  • Metropolitan Police
  • Parking Services
  • Uniformed Security

Venue Restrictions

  • Field Covering: Any non-sporting event taking place on the RFK Stadium field is required to install a protective flooring (e.g. Terraplas) to protect the field.
  • Stadium Signage: Outside Stadium: Signage is permitted outside the stadium provided the content is not commercial, political, offensive or in poor taste, and signage content relates directly to the event(s) taking place inside the Stadium and/or Festival grounds. Signage may be erected no more than 24 hours prior to the start of the event and must be removed within 24 hours following the conclusion of the event.
  • Stadium Signage: Inside Stadium: Signage is permitted inside the stadium provided it is not commercial, political, offensive or in poor taste. Banners may not obstruct the view of any fans or cover existing stadium signage (exception: existing sponsorship signage). Existing sponsorship signage structures and signs may be covered or replaced with new signage specific to a particular event at the cost of the promoter.