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  • Tue., Nov. 21, 2017 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM CST Player Signing at Ford

    Meet Texans tight end C.J. Fiedorowicz for autographs (1-2pm) at Legacy Ford located at 27227 SW Freeway, Rosenberg TX 77471.

    Celebrity subject to change.

  • Tue., Nov. 21, 2017 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM CST Texans Radio Players Show Live from Fuddruckers

    Join one of your favorite Texans players from 6-7pm at Fuddruckers (3929 Southwest Fwy, 77027) for a live Texans Radio on SportsRadio 610 broadcast with Voice of the Texans Marc Vandermeer and special guests!

    Plus, all Houston Fuddruckers will feature a Buy One Texans Burger Combo, Get One Free Texans Burger and $15 beer buckets every Tuesday during the season for fans showing up in their Texans gear!

    Then stay for Texans All Access 7-8pm with lots of Texans prizes and giveaways!

  • Fri., Nov. 24, 2017 9:00 AM - 5:30 PM CST Black Friday Sale at the Houston Texans Team Shop

    Black Friday Sale at the Houston Texans Team Shop at NRG Stadium

    Enjoy discounts on the entire store!

    Entire Store 30% Off: 9am-11am

    Entire Store 20% Off: 11am-1pm

    Entire Store 10% Off: 1pm-5:30pm

    Plus, 40% off all 47 Brand merchandise all day!

    More info: http://www.houstontexans.com/teamshop.html

    *Sale not valid online

  • Sat., Dec. 09, 2017 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM CST Pappas Pep Party

    Get hyped for Houston Texans gameday at Pappas Pep Party!

    Fans can enjoy appearances by TORO and Houston Texans Cheerleaders, along with chances to win tickets and Texans gear courtesy of Coca-Cola and Pappas.

    Pappas Pep Party 6-8pm:

    Pappas Burger at 5815 Westheimer Rd, Houston TX 77057

  • Sat., Dec. 23, 2017 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM CST Pappas Pep Party

    Get hyped for Houston Texans gameday at Pappas Pep Party!

    Fans can enjoy appearances by TORO and Houston Texans Cheerleaders, along with chances to win tickets and Texans gear courtesy of Coca-Cola and Pappas.

    Pappas Pep Party 6-8pm:

    Pappas Burger at 5815 Westheimer Rd, Houston TX 77057


Gameday: Texans vs. Cardinals

The Houston Texans provide a complete gameday experience for fans who make the trip to NRG Stadium.

General Information
The Houston Texans strongly encourage all fans attending to be in their seats by at least 30 minutes prior to kickoff to participate in the pregame activities and be ready for kickoff.

During a Houston Texans game, guests who encounter something that disrupts their enjoyment of the game or have a question can text us at 832-241-0202 for an immediate response.

Parking Lot/Stadium Gate Information
-All parking lots will open four (4) hours prior to kickoff as with all other Texans home games.
-All main stadium gates will open 90 minutes prior to kickoff.  
Pregame/In-Game Entertainment

Gate Giveaway: Andre Johnson commemorative placard
Texas Flag Holders: Participants of the Texans All Community Team
Pre-Game Entertainment: TORO and the Houston Texans Cheerleaders
Color Guard: United States Army
Coin Toss Captains: Andre Johnson joined by CEO of Stage Stores, Michael Glazer
Homefield Advantage Captain: Andre Johnson
National Anthem: NBC Hairspray Live! star Maddie Baillio
Halftime: Andre Johnson Ring of Honor Induction Ceremony

Special Presentations
Texans Ambassadors On-Field Recognition
Recognition of the Texans Legends Community
Schlumberger's Stats Challenge Recognition
Taste of the Texans Check Presentation
Top Workplaces Presentations

Gridiron, TX presented by Miller Lite: Blue Grooves
Bud Light Cantina: 11th Hour
Crown Royal Saloon: DJ Diddy
Bud Light Lounge: DJ Clayton
West Club: Obsolete August
East Club: Radio Live

Texans Ambassadors Appearances
The Houston Texans Ambassadors are a group of former Texans and NFL players who reside in the Houston area that represents the team at Texans games and in the community.

Times Event Ambassadors
9a-10a HEB Tailgater of the Game Rico McDonald
10a-12p Fan Zone Danny Clark
10a-11a Bud Light Plaza J.J. Moses
10:30a Texans Radio Kailee Wong
10:30-11:00a Verizon West Club Rico McDonald and Richmond Webb
11:15-11:45a Verizon East Club Rico McDonald and Richmond Webb
11:20a Gameday Central Chester Pitts
Halftime Gameday Central Chester Pitts

Retail Perks
Featured Item of the Game: 25% off all Andre Johnson jerseys!
Stop by the NEW Houston Texans Team Shop at Section 117 for all your shopping needs inside NRG Stadium!


Bud Light Plaza

Start your NFL gameday experience at a free pregame tailgate party at Bud Light Plaza (Click here for the stadium map). The party includes the Battle Ready Band, Texans Countdown Live Broadcast, Sponsor Activations and plenty of food, drinks and fun.
Bud Light Plaza opens two and a half hours prior to kickoff. In addition, the Texans Cheerleaders, Deep Steel Thunder Band and TORO will make an appearance before each game.

9:30 am Bud Light Plaza Opens
The Battle Ready Band Performance
10:30 am Houston Texans Cheerleaders Performance at Bud Light Stage
11 pm Texans Pregame Pep Rally at Bud Light Stage
Deep Steel Thunder Performs

The Bullevard presented by Academy + Outdoors 

Visit the BULLevard for pregame activities for the entire family. This fan-friendly area, located south of NRG Stadium between the Stadium and NRG Astrodome, includes interactive games, music and much more as you get ready for kickoff. The BULLevard opens two and a half hours prior to kickoff.


Chevron Kids Corner
Swing by the Chevron Kids Corner located south of NRG Stadium between the Stadium and NRG Astrodome. This kid friendly area features the Chevron STEM Zone, interactive inflatables, games, a face painter, the Mike Quinn Quarterback Challenge, and the 40 yard dash. Chevron Kids Corner opens two and a half hours prior to kickoff.

Churrascos Club

The Churrascos Club, located in the Houston Methodist Training Center, is the spot for an elite pregame party. You'll enjoy a specially prepared buffet menu catered by Churrascos, beverages provided by Coors and Coca-Cola and entertainment! For tickets and information, click here or call 832-667-2390.

Food Trucks

There will be food trucks in Bud Light Plaza and on the BULLevard.


The Houston Texans not only allow tailgating, we encourage it! We want NRG Stadium to provide the finest tailgating experience in the NFL, so we have established a few guidelines to make your tailgating party great:

• All Parking lots (except for platinum) will open four hours prior to kickoff.
• All parking at NRG Stadium will require a pre-purchased parking hangtag; you will not be able to buy any additional parking at the gate.
• Parking is first-come, first-served for the first hour; saving spots will not be allowed. If you would like to tailgate near friends, please arrive together.
• NRG Stadium entrance gates will open 90 minutes prior to kickoff.
• Tailgating will be limited to one 8’x 16’ space for each valid parking hangtag, and must not cross over into the drive lane designated by the blue lines down each aisle.
• The use of “Unmanned Aircraft Systems” (UAS) or “Drones” and other remotely controlled aircraft or ground vehicles is strictly prohibited at NRG Stadium and NRG Park.  Anyone possessing or operating such devices at NRG Park is subject to confiscation of the item, removal from NRG Park and possible legal action in accordance with all federal, state, and local laws.
• RV’s, buses, and oversized vehicles will need to pre-purchase a minimum of two parking spots and need to park in the designated RV areas in each lot. 
• If you plan to extend sides or set chairs outside of your RV or Bus you will need parking hangtags in addition to the ones for the space that will be used by you vehicle.
• For safety, fans may not stand, sit, or congregate on the tops of vehicles, busses or RV’s.
• Generators that create excessive noise or harmful fumes are prohibited. (As determined by Texans staff.)
• Barbecues in tow will also be required to have an additional pre-purchased hangtag. You will not be allowed to buy one at the gate.
• No Music system speakers may exceed 18” tall and 12” wide
• Music speakers my not produce sound greater than 68 decibels in accordance to the City of Houston sound ordinance Sections 30.1-30.9
• No Pets of any kind are allowed at Houston Texans games except, certified service animals
• The Houston Texans do not allow the solicitation of cash for goods or services within the NRG Stadium parking lots; this includes but is not limited to tips, donations, or payment for food, beverage, merchandise, promotional products.
• Liquid charcoal starter or other flammable liquids are strictly prohibited. Charcoal may be started with an electrical starter designed for this purpose or quick starting charcoal is recommended. Open flames are allowed but all barbecue pits left unattended must be extinguished.
• Ash containers, trash containers and port-o-lets are located in each lot.
• Hot ashes, cinders, smothering coal, or other hot materials must be disposed of in the Orange dumpsters only.
• Trash must be disposed of the in the Green dumpsters only.
• For safety purposes, all tents, chairs, etc. must be put away before entering NRG Stadium.
• In order to ensure the safety of our fans, no golf carts, Segways, motorized coolers, skateboards, bicycles, or large balloons will be allowed for use by fans in the parking lots.
• NRG Stadium and the Houston Texans do not grant the right to display advertising, banners or signs, or distribute promotional items on property. Fans may be asked to remove inappropriate banners or signs.
• All cooking equipment shall be situated away from crowds, buildings, vehicles or combustible materials.  A minimum clearance distance of 3 feet is required.
• A minimum class 2A-10B:C fire extinguisher with a current service tag is required at each cooking area.
• LP-gas cooking appliances shall be UL listed and approved for use. LP-gas cylinders shall be secured in an upright position to keep from falling and positioned to prevent impact from vehicle traffic. Portable generators are not to be filled while running and fuel must be in a UL listed safety can (2 gal. max). Guests are welcome to continue tailgating up to one hour after the end of the game. However, in some instances guests may be asked to clear the parking lots before that time.
• Any violation of the fire safety regulations will be subject to citations being issued by the City of Houston Fire Inspector.
• For any further information regarding these guidelines or any other questions on the day of the game please call 832-667-1400 or text our text line number at 832-241-0202.
• The Houston Texans reserve the right to revoke the season parking pass of those who do not comply with these guidelines.