Answers for all of your questions.


Which team is home and which is visitor? 
For the 2014 bowl game, the Pittsburgh Panthers will be the home team, and the Houston Cougars will be the visiting team.

Are any team events open to the public?
The Team Welcome Party (Sundance Square), Kickoff Luncheon (Omni Hotel), Pep Rally (Sundance Square), Armed Forces Adventure Area and Pre & Postgame Concerts are open to the public. Check out our Bowl Events page throughout the fall for exact times and dates.

What are the team hotels? 
Official team hotels are the Omni Fort Worth Hotel (Houston) and the Renaissance Worthington Hotel (Pittsburgh).

Game Day

When is the game?
The Lockheed Martin Armed Forces Bowl game will be played on January 2, 2015. Kickoff is set for 11:00 a.m. Gates will open two hours prior to kickoff at 9:00 a.m.

Where is the game?
The game is played at Amon G. Carter Stadium, on the campus of TCU in Fort Worth, Texas. For directions, click here.

Is the game on television or radio?

The game will be televised by ESPN and can be heard on the Armed Forces Radio Network.

Can I still get tickets?

Tickets are no longer available on our website but are still available for active military, veterans and the general public on game day at the ticket windows located at the northeast corner plaza outside Amon G. Carter Stadium starting at 8:00 a.m. Any purchased tickets that have not been received in the mail can be picked up at the will call windows located in the northeast corner plaza outside the stadium.

How do I park?

Pre-sold parking passes are sold out. Cash and free parking will be available on game day. Please review the parking map and recommendations at the bottom of this page to avoid traffic delays due to limited parking at Amon G. Carter Stadium.  RV parking lots will open the day before the game, January 1, beginning at noon.

What are the rules for tailgating before the game?

Tailgating is allowed in official TCU parking lots beginning at 7:00 a.m. on game day with the following rules in place:  

• No kegs will be allowed in parking lots. Personal containers only, no glass please. 

• Fire extinguishers (ABC) or a bucket of water MUST accompany any BBQ or pit. Dump stations are available in Lots 1 and 3 for coals and/or ashes. 

• One parking pass, one parking spot. Please tailgate behind your vehicle and keep tailgating items adjacent to front or rear of your vehicle. 

• Tailgating or gathering is not permitted in fire lanes or in the road way. 

• Violations will be sited by FWPD or TCUPD. TABC rules govern all alcohol usage.

What items am I not allowed to bring into the stadium?

Click here for a list of prohibited items at Amon G. Carter Stadium. 

How I do get to Amon G. Carter Stadium?

Game Day Parking Recommendations.

In an effort to make sure you have the best game day experience at the Lockheed Martin Armed Forces Bowl we want to advise you to arrive early to the game to enjoy the pre-game festivities and avoid any traffic delays due to limited parking at Amon G. Carter Stadium.


 Additional cash lots will be available at the following locations (see map)
A   Alice Carlson Elementary School – 3320 W. Cantey St.
B   University Baptist Church – 2720 Wabash Ave.
C   University Christian Church – 2720 South University Dr.
D   Trinity Episcopal Church – 3401 Bellaire Dr. S.


If you do not have a parking pass then you have the following FREE parking options:

o   Park in any open lot East of University Street (see map)
o   Park along any street that allows curbside parking