In an effort to enhance public safety and the fan experience, Wintrust Arena utilizes metal detectors and enforces the following purse and bag policy limiting the size and style of bags allowed.
Prohibited bags include, but are not limited to, the following:
- Purses, bags or containers larger than a small clutch bag (a clutch bag is 4.5″ x 6.5″ or 6.5″ x 4.5″, approximately the size of a hand with or without a strap).
- Camera bags
- Cinch bags
- Computer bags
- Coolers (including thermos)
- Fanny packs
- Luggage of any kind
Patrons may bring in the following bags:
Wintrust Arena approved clear plastic, vinyl or PVC that do not exceed 12″ x 6″ x 12″ (see image below). Bags may be hand-carried or have a shoulder strap. One gallon clear plastic freezer bag (Ziploc).
An exception will be made for medically necessary items after proper inspection at the entrance.