About Bryant-Denny Stadium
Bryant-Denny Stadium is located at 920 Paul W Bryant Drive in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. It resides in the 35401 zip code.
Since the 2010 college football season, Bryant-Denny Stadium has had a capacity of 101,821. [A south end zone expansion in 2010 provided an additional 9,000+ seats, making it the second largest stadium in the SEC and the fifth largest stadium in college football.]
Ground was broken in December 1928 and Bryant-Denny Stadium officially opened the following year on September 28, 1929.
Bryant-Denny Stadium is home to the Alabama Crimson Tide of NCAA college football.
I-20 and I-59 are the primary routes taken into Tuscaloosa to get to Bryant-Denny Stadium.
If traveling Southwest (from Birmingham)
Take I-20 West for 54 miles. Merge onto I-359 North, then take Exit 2 (15th Street) toward US-43 South. Merge onto 15th Street, turn left onto 10th Avenue and left onto Paul W Bryant Drive. Bryant-Denny Stadium is on the right.
If traveling Northeast (from Jackson, MS)
Take I-55 South for 180 miles. Merge onto I-20 East via Exit 94 toward Meridian/Flowood (crossing into Alabama). Merge onto US-11 via Exit 71B toward Tuscaloosa. Take Exit 2 (15th Street) toward US-43 South. Merge onto 15th Street, turn left onto 10th Avenue and left onto Paul W Bryant Drive. Bryant-Denny Stadium is on the right.
Eight parking lots are available ranging in price around Bryant-Denny Stadium. Grass Soccer Lot, Bryce Grass Parking Lot, Lots A-D, Paved Recreation Center Lot and Lot 4/Campus Drive Parking Deck are all available for car parking. Full season parking passes begin at $150. Patrons purchasing such plans will be granted access to Lots A and B.
All individual game day parking prices are as follows
Grass Soccer Lot-$20/game
Bryce Grass Soccer Lot-$20/game
Lot B (Paved University/Medical Center Lot)-$30/game
Lot C (Paved Child Development Center Lot)-$30/game
Lot D (Paved Softball Parking Lot)-$30/game
Paved Recreation Center Lot-$30/game
Lot 4/Campus Drive Parking Deck-$30/game (People with disabilities only)
Gate Locations and Openings
All gates open two hours prior to kickoff. 40 gates are accessible throughout Bryant-Denny Stadium, numerically ordered from 1-40. Gate 3 serves as an access route for High School Football Coaches. Gate 29 serves as a Student Entrance. Gate 30 serves as the Alabama Student Athlete entrance. Gate 32 serves as the Alabama Player/Parent Pass Gate. Gate 35 serves as the Visiting Team Player Pass Admissions Gate.
Bags being taken into the stadium must not be larger than 8.5 inches x 11 inches. All bags are subject to search at random before entering Bryant-Denny Stadium. Only small personal items bags (purses, baby or diaper bags, etc.) will be permitted. Denied entrance will follow for individuals who fail to comply with staff bag search. Prohibited items must be returned to the patron's car or not brought to the venue at all.