Gymnastics Fan Guide

At Barnhill Arena

Entrance and Arena Seating
Entering the arena on the side closest to your seating location can be extremely helpful! If sitting in sections A – E, fans should enter on the north side of the arena. For fans sitting in sections K-W, enter through the south side of the arena. An arena map can be found here.

Access to all seats within the arena will require climbing stairs, if you are unable to do so please contact the ticket office prior to noon on Friday for re-seating options. Please check your mobile tickets once they arrive to determine your entry location.

Doors Open
Doors will open ninety (90) minutes prior to the meet start time.

Multiple concession stands offering both kid-friendly and adult food options are located on both sides of the arena. No outside food or beverage is permitted inside the Arena. Concessions stand are cashless.

Parking is free in most lots after 5 p.m. Parking is available in Lot 44 north of Donald W. Reynolds Razorback Stadium on the corner of Maple and Stadium Drive and in all lots west of Razorback Road.

Certain parking lots are reserved on event days. Parking passes for Gymnastics meets at Barnhill Arena are available through the Razorback Foundation Priority Plan. For information, please go to

For meets at Bud Walton Arena, a parking map can be found be clicking here.

ADA parking, with a state-issued hang tag, is available in Lot 45, and the Meadow Street Parking Garage. These lots are located adjacent to Barnhill Arena. Please display your ADA parking hangtag to the parking attendant for access to either of these lots.

Parking Map

Stadium Policies

What time do doors open?

Doors open ninety (90) minutes prior to the start of the meet.

Is there a clear bag policy?

Fans can bring in one (1) clear bag (no larger than 12” x 6” x 12”) AND one small clutch purse (no larger than 4.5” x 6.5”, the size of the palm of your hand, with or without a handle or strap). All bags and purses not meeting the above requirements will not be permitted. Although permitted, childcare items, including diapers, must also be carried in an approved clear bag.

What items are allowed inside the arena?

Permitted items include binoculars (no case), cameras (6″ lense or smaller, no case), tablets, and clear, empty disposable water bottles are permitted. Medically necessary items are permitted, but bags will be inspected prior to entry.

Prohibited items include all weapons, outside food and drink, strollers/baby carriers, all tobacco products, drones, laser pointers, noise makers, and selfie sticks.

What is the re-entry policy?

Per SEC Policy, re-entry is prohibited.