1. "Big Red" Siren
This tradition was introduced before the 2014 NFL season. At the start of every game the Cardinals set off the big red siren to pump up the crowd before kickoff. Make sure to get into the stadium before game time to hear the “Big Red” Siren and work yourself into a frenzy before kickoff.
2. The Great Lawn
The Great Lawn is a tailgating paradise. It features 1,000 feet of grass for fans to tailgate and enjoy pre-game festivities. Cards fans bring generators to set up massive tailgates that include great food and drinks. If you’re not in the mood to set up your tailgate, you can still enjoy “The Great Lawn.” The area includes vendors and live music every game day. A local band plays before every game on the Great Lawn Stage, so stop by and join in on the fun.
3. Cardinals Flight Deck
The Flight Deck is located on the north plaza of the State Farm Stadium. Here you can enjoy a Kids Combine and a lounge featuring massive LED video boards perfect for keeping track of games going on around the league. You’ll also be able to enjoy various local food and beverage stands as well.
4. Hall of Fame and Ring of Honor
The Cardinals Hall of Fame and Ring of Honor pay tribute to some of the greatest players, coaches, and administrators in team history. It’s a great way to honor the all-time greats in Cardinals history, so check it out when visiting the State Farm Stadium. You’ll even be able to pay respect to the late Pat Tillman who has his special area commemorating his achievements both on and off the field.
5. Arizona Cardinals Preflight Party
The Preflight party is located in the famous Westgate Entertainment District of Phoenix. The pre-game festivities here begin three hours before kick-off and is open to all fans regardless of whether you have a ticket to the game. If you’re a beer fan, you have to visit the outdoor beer garden at the Preflight Party, which features over 65 beers on tap.
6. Big Red Brew Haus
The Big Red Brew Haus opens three and a quarter hours before kickoff and is the place to be for all you are looking for in a pregame pub atmosphere. You’ll find a plethora of local craft beers here as well as traditional Brew Haus favorites creating the perfect place to grab a bite to eat or something to drink before the game.
7. Stadium Architecture
There is a reason why the State Farm Stadium has hosted numerous Super Bowls and BCS Bowl Games. The modern architecture of this beautiful stadium is unmatched by any other sporting venue in the United States. The Stadium hold roughly 70,000 fans and still manages to offer fantastic sight lines from every seat in the house. When you’re in the stadium, take the time to marvel in the modern masterpiece which is the State Farm Stadium.
8. Red Zone Tailgate
If you’re not looking to go through the hassle of setting up a tailgate of your own or if you’re looking for something a bit different than the traditional tailgate scene then check out the Red Zone tailgate. At the Red Zone Tailgate, you’ll have the chance to meet Cardinal cheerleaders, play a variety games, and enjoy some delicious barbecue.
9. Bud Light Game Zone
Tickets to the Bud Light Game Zone gives you access to the lower level of the south end zone where you can enjoy playing pool, bags, beer pong, and taking in action from around the league on large screen all while enjoying the atmosphere of a Cardinals game. You’ll even get unlimited food and drinks making the experience well worth the $30 price.
10. Bud Light Primetime Grill
The Prime Time Grill offers you everything you could want at a tailgate. You’ll find 75 feet of tailgate goodness here that feature delicious food, large screen TVs, and plenty of seating.