LOUISVILLE CITY FAN CODE OF CONDUCT:
Lou City fans are encouraged to cheer, sing and otherwise support Louisville City while remaining respectful and courteous to their fellow patrons, referees, opposing team fans and players.
Lou City fans must abide by the following key tenets of the Fan Code of Conduct. Fans not abiding by the code of conduct will be subject to possible removal and additional sanctions.
LOUISVILLE CITY SMOKE POLICY:
Before a smoke device is used at a Louisville City FC match, all persons involved are issued copies of, and receive instruction on the Club policy related to these devices to include:
Participants shall acknowledge that the opportunity to discharge smoke devices at Lynn Family Stadium is a privilege and not a right and as such this privilege can be suspended at any time.
Any individual participating in this process that is not employed by the Club or Lynn Family Stadium shall immediately comply with all instructions given by the Club/Lynn Family Stadium personnel.
All participants shall sign a “Policy Receipt Acknowledgement” form indicating they understand the policy and its requirements.
The person performing the discharge should not be intoxicated or under the influence of others who are.
LOUISVILLE CITY PROHIBITED ITEMS:
Certain exceptions to the list of prohibited items will be made for those fans attending Louisville City matches as a member of a recognized supporter club, and for items pre-approved by Louisville City, United Soccer League, and Lynn Family Stadium.
There are no provisions to check items at the gates or in the stadium. Lou City fans will be asked to either take prohibited items back to their car if they have not entered the stadium, or dispose of prohibited items at the entrance of the stadium.
Neither the Club nor Lynn Family Stadium are responsible for items left behind, lost, stolen, or damaged. Possession of prohibited items is grounds for ejection from the stadium. Game tickets will be forfeited.
Security personnel reserve the right to inspect any item at any time and prohibit any item deemed inappropriate for crowd safety or detrimental to others enjoying the event.
LOUISVILLE CITY EXEMPTED ITEMS:
The items identified in this policy shall only be permitted when the use and conditions have been agreed to the satisfaction of the person responsible for safety and security at the venue.
It should be understood from the outset that Exempted Items are not a right and that the permissions granted are on the express understanding that the use and/or display of the items is at all times in line with the Fan Code of Conduct (regarding behavior and decency) and any additional restrictions imposed by Lynn Family Stadium.
The following supporter group exemptions are permitted at locations and times determined by the Club:
Any / All Supporter Group Exemptions may be suspended either:
Recognized Supporter Groups shall understand that any Exemption is made to the group and that they are collectively responsible for the behavior of the group and for ensuring that the agreements reached prior to the event are allowed.
The United Soccer League (USL) and its Member Clubs make providing a positive and memorable experience for their fans a priority. In an effort to foster a safe and comfortable atmosphere, the following fan guidelines are instituted at all USL matches:
Violation of the Fan Code of Conduct will result in sanctions as deemed applicable by the United Soccer League office and Member Club including but not limited to warnings, ejections, venue bans, removal of supporter privileges, or arrest.