X Games information and policies
All X Games Los Angeles 2012 events will take place in downtown Los Angeles between STAPLES Center, Nokia Theatre L.A. LIVE, L.A. LIVE Event Deck, Nokia Plaza, Gilbert Lindsay Plaza (Los Angeles Convention Center), North Plaza (Los Angeles Convention Center), Chick Hearn Court as well as Parking Lots 6 and 7.
All bags and persons entering the X Games venues are subject to search. Bags larger than 14" square, i.e. backpacks, suitcases, beach bags, etc. will be prohibited from entry into the venue.
For the safety and comfort of all guests, the following items are not allowed at the X Games: large bags, weapons, alcohol, coolers, pets (working animals excepted, i.e. guide dog); folding chairs, large umbrellas, laser-lights, noisemakers, i.e. air-horns; glass bottles, aluminum cans or beverages of any kind in unsealed containers.
Guests may not bring any food or beverages into the venue. Exceptions are factory sealed plastic bottled water, one liter or smaller. Food or beverages deemed necessary due to a special dietary need, religious requirement or medical condition may be approved in advance by the Guest Services Department.
Guests must dispose of the unauthorized items prior to entrance into the venue or return items to their vehicles. Guest Services will not check-in any food or beverage items.
The X Fest areas at L.A. LIVE and the Sponsor Activation Pits Area in Lot 5 will be closed when capacity is reached.
Large posters and banners must be inspected by security before being allowed in the venue. X Games reserves the right to refuse admission of signage. Sticks or poles to hold flags/banners are not permitted.
Skateboards and in-line skates are not allowed on the venue. Please use the skate check service near the X Fest entrance located at the North West Corner of Nokia Plaza. No skateboards, in-line skates, bikes, scooters or other sports equipment will be allowed inside any of the X Games venues.
Bike parking for L.A. LIVE will be located on the P1 level of both the West and East Garages. The West Garage is located north of Chick Hearn Ct. between LA Live Way and Georgia St. The East Garage is located off of Olympic St. between Georgia St. and Figueroa St. Bikes will be left at the risk of the guest.
Stroller parking is available at Nokia Theatre L.A. LIVE near the skateboard check at the X Fest exit. Use the elevator to access L.A. LIVE Event Deck with strollers. Strollers are not allowed in the seating sections inside of STAPLES Center however strollers may be checked into their Guest Link Center, located across from aisle M12 on the main concourse. Please take all personal items and belongings out of your stroller when leaving it unattended at Stroller parking. Strollers will be left at the risk of the guest.
Guests must wear shirts and shoes. No bare feet allowed.
The ESPN X Games is a Non-Smoking event. Smoking is allowed in designated areas only.
Tailgating is not permitted in the parking lots.
X Games is not responsible for lost, stolen or damaged goods. This includes checked items as well as strollers.
X Games reserves the right to refuse admission to anyone at any time.
The Guest Services Tent in the L.A. Live Plaza is the designated meeting place if persons in your party are separated from your family or group.
No commercial photography is allowed without a credential. Camcorders or any other audio/visual equipment is prohibited unless authorized prior to arrival. Specifically, the following equipment is not permitted: Lenses greater than three and one half inches in length, telephoto or zoom lenses of any kind, interchangeable lenses of any kind, monopods or tripods or flash equipment of any kind. All wireless equipment must be cleared by ESPN.
All existing facility policies may be enforced in addition to X Games venue policies.