Nampa Civic Center is dedicated to providing an exciting and memorable guest experience while ensuring the safety and security of all patrons.  To support this goal the following general information and policies apply to our guests while attending events on property. Guests who violate any of the policies will be subject to security questioning which may lead to ejection from the venue.

To create a safe and friendly environment for all guests!

We expect all who enter Nampa Civic Center properties including parking lots to adhere to this Code. Failure to follow this Code may result in ejection from Nampa Civic Center, revocation of ticket privileges, and/or arrest.

The following actions are violations of the Guest Code of Conduct:

  • Fighting, taunting, instigating or encouraging any action that may harm, endanger, threaten, or bring discomfort to anyone.
  • Foul or abusive language or obscene gestures concerning a person’s race, ethnicity, color, gender, religion, creed, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression or national origin.
  • Any action that causes a disruption, creates an unsafe environment or interferes with the event including throwing or dropping any object in the theater or conference areas.
  • Actions that impair others’ ability to enjoy the event, including mistreatment of other guests, verbal abuse, harassment, profanity, confrontation, intimidation, or threatening and irresponsible behavior.
  • Unreasonably obstructing the view of other guests.
  • Failure to follow the directions of staff and/or law enforcement, including refusal to produce proof of ticket or refusal to submit to security screening inclusive of physical searches prior to entering.
  • Sitting in a location other than your ticketed seat, any unauthorized use of disabled seating areas, lingering in aisles, stairways, or unauthorized areas of the stadium.
  • Possession or consumption of illegal or prohibited drugs or substances.
  • Intoxication or other signs of alcohol impairment or substance abuse that results in irresponsible behavior.
  • Smoking inside the theater or conference area, including the use of vaporizers and e-cigarettes.  Designated smoking areas are located throughout the property.
  • Possession of any item listed on the Nampa Civic Center Prohibited Items List.
  • Clothing that is deemed offensive, obscene, or inappropriate by staff.
  • Damage, destruction, vandalism, or theft of any property.
  • Any action in violation of any local, state, or federal policy.  

Tailgating ends at the start of the event.  There is no loitering or tailgating in the parking areas during or after the event. Those participating in these activities are subject to ejection from the property, revocation of event tickets, citation and/or arrest for trespassing. All parking lots are cleared one hour after the end of the event.

Bag Policy

To remain in line with industry safety standards the Nampa Civic Center is implementing a bag size restriction.  Soft shell bags will be restricted to 12" X 12" X 8".  Large bags and hard cases are not permitted.  Clear bags are encouraged.  Exceptions will be made for medically necessary items after proper inspection.  

Event Policy

Prohibited Items

Per event request, the following items are prohibited at the Nampa Civic Center: weapons, laser pointers, backpacks, video cameras & recording devices, professional cameras and/or detachable lenses, umbrellas, coolers, non-service animals, balloons, glass bottles, selfie sticks, noise makers, signs, banners, posters, flags, wagons, strollers, and outside food & beverage. 

All patrons could be subject to bag searches, wanding, pat-downs, or a combination per show request. 

Security Screening

Walk-through metal detectors are being utilized for most events, including all concerts, assembly style functions, and most ticketed events; private events are at the discretion of the client(s).  Fans are encouraged to allow for extra time to enter events and to leave non-essential items at home.

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Nampa Civic Center
311 3rd Street South
Nampa, ID 83651
Tel: 208-468-5500

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