Baylor Game Day

BU vs OSU

2014 Home Football Schedule

  • Aug. 31 – Baylor 45 – SMU 0
  • Sept. 6 – Baylor 70 – Northwestern State 6
  • Oct. 11 – Baylor 61 – TCU  58
  • Nov. 1 –  Baylor 60 – Kansas 14
  • Nov. 22 – Oklahoma State – 6:30 pm
  • Dec. 6 – Kansas State

Special Game Day Deals & Opportunities

Baylor In-Game App – Make your smart phone part of your game day experience. The Baylor In-Game app offers live video and replays, parking assistance, social media, real-time stats, breaking Baylor Football news, videos including coach and player interviews, and a photo gallery.

KWTX Baylor Game Day Guide – In addition to ticket, parking, and game day weather information, KWTX  will debut “Baylor Game Day.”  This live pre-game show will be broadcast prior to each home football game from Touchdown Alley. The show will feature exclusive interviews, analysis, and special features from Baylor and the KWTX team.  Would you like to be part of the live TV fun? The show starts at Touchdown Alley at 5:00 p.m. Come decked out in body paint, bring signs, and show your spirit! Plan to be there early.

Dr Pepper Museum Discount – Wear your team spirit gear to the Dr Pepper Museum on Baylor home game days and get $1 off admission.

Clay Pot Restaurant – Wear a Baylor shirt on game day and get a 10% discount. Happy hour all day, open until 11 p.m. on Baylor home game days.

Tickets & Stadium Information

Ticket Information – Contains general information about ticketing as well as links to purchase

Baylor University Football Gameday Live –  Sportstream,  All-Access, Online Store

Fan Amenities – Concessions, first aid, merchandise and more.

McLane Stadium Website – The look, Facts, History, Impact, Stadium News, FAQ

Stadium Access - Gate information, elevator, escalator, and wheelchair seating information.

Stadium Maps

Stadium Policies – Stadium policy information regarding smoking, field access, photography equipment, bags & backpacks, prohibited items, stadium re-entry and more.

Stadium Tours –  Tours are not currently available. Watch here for updates.

Waco Tribune-Herald’s McLane Stadium Page – The history of McLane Stadium with photos and commentary.

Parking / Tailgating / Sailgating

1st University Credit Union – 605 S. University Parks Drive, free parking for games. No reservations.

Baylor & McLane Stadium Parking – General information about pre-paid parking at the stadium and on campus. This site also includes campus road closures. For detailed directions and an interactive map to pre-paid parking locations, click here.

Baylor Campus & McLane Stadium Tailgating Policies – University policies regarding music, barricades, conduct, generators, grills, security, motorized vehicles and other details.

Baylor Club – Members and their guests do not have access to the Baylor Club’s facilities unless they are a suite ticket holder or club seat ticket holder. Baylor Club members and their guests are invited to the tailgating experience across the river at Knox Hall and the Texas Ranger Hall of Fame. Visit the site for pricing and parking information.

Baylor Game Day for Students – Information to prepare Baylor students for the first football season at McLane Stadium. Students can review ticket and tailgate policies, learn how traditions like the Baylor Line will transition to McLane Stadium, and get primed for game day. 

Brazos Parking – Private paid parking venue across Martin Luther King Blvd. from McLane Stadium. Amenities include tailgating spots with power and cable, RV parking with power and cable, single parking spots, on-site security on game days, lighting, food truck court, & George’s Party Zone. Click here for a site map of Brazos Parking.

Chisholm Crossing Game Day Page – GameDay Downtown information.

E-Z Shuttle Parking – 1401 Earl St., 1 Block north of McLane Stadium. (254) 498-7347

First Baptist Church of Waco - First Baptist Church of Waco owns three parking lots near Clay Avenue and South Fifth Street. The church  and is selling season passes and game-day spots at each location. Game day spots cost $10 and season passes are $50. Reservations for the spots can be made at the church or by calling 752-3000.

GameDay Downtown – Enjoy free parking,then stroll through downtown, visit shops and restaurants, listen to live music, and join the fun at the tailgate party near the Gold-Rush Tailgater shuttle pick-up. Click here for a map of downtown parking areas.

Gold-Rush Tailgater Shuttle – Free shuttle service offered by Waco Transit. Pick up will be at the corner of Austin Avenue & 5th Street and drop off at the corner of MLK & I-35. Shuttle to the game will start two hours prior to kick-off and return shuttle will run for one hour post-game. Click here for a map of the shuttle route.

Historic Waco Foundation -  Reserved parking for the six Baylor home games cost $120.  Any unsold reserved parking spaces will be sold on game days. For reservations or more information, call (254) 753-5166. See below for locations.

  • Earle-Napier-Kinnard House will offer game-day parking behind the historic house and HWF offices at 810-814 South 4th Street. (4th Street & I-35 S). Within walking distance of the stadium and pedestrian bridges.
  • McCulloch House – 407 Columbus Avenue. Just two blocks from the downtown shuttle pick-up area and GameDay Downtown festivities.

Lone Star Tailgate on Texas Sports Hall of Fame parking lot – Free admission to the celebration for those heading to the game, or VIP shuttle service from a designated downtown parking area for an additional fee. Located near the new pedestrian bridge crossing the Brazos from University Parks Drive to McLane Stadium. Activities include live music, food and beverage vendors, and a large screen TV in covered seating area.

McLennan County Courthouse – Reserved paid parking. Contact the Business Resource Center at (254) 754-8898 for details.

OSU Alumni Site – Check for on the road tailgating info and watch parties.

Pedicabs – Bicycle powered taxi service. Currently offered only on Baylor home game days. Pedicabs pick up passengers near 105 S. 5th St. (Schmaltz’s Sandwich Shop).

Phoenix Ballroom –  401 S. Third Street will be selling spaces between their building and Calvary Cowboy Waco will sell spaces on game day. Spaces will be sold on site for $10. Game parking will not be available on Sundays until after 12:30 p.m.

Sailgating  – Information about getting to McLane Stadium by boat.

Salvation Army – The Salvation Army is offering paid season and game-day parking at its community kitchen at 300 Webster Ave.  Season parking passes may be bought in advance $100. Any remaining spots can be purchased on site on game day $20 per game. For details, call (254) 756-7271.

The CAST – 605 Austin Avenue. Enjoy great food, games and activities while you browse through the gallery. 3-6 pm.

Waco River Charters  – Sailgate in style on a 55-foot yacht. Advance reservations required.

Street Closures & I-35 Exit Information

On or near the Baylor campus – Street closures will start 4 hours prior to kickoff.

  • University Parks Drive will start 4 hours prior to kickoff and reopen when Law Enforcement believes it is safe.
  • University Parks (Law School/Dutton Garage to Bagby Ave)
  • 3rd Street (Dutton Ave to Bagby Ave)
  • 4th Street (Dutton Ave to Speight Ave)
  • 7th St (MP Daniel to James Ave)
  • Speight Ave (4th St to 8th St)
  • Baylor Ave (7th St to 8th St)

I-35 Exit Closures

  • The northbound exit on I-35 for 4th-5th St. exit will be closed.
  • The southbound exit on I-35 for Martin Luther King Blvd. will be closed

Downtown Waco Street Closures

  •  Austin Avenue between 5th & 8th streets will be open to pedestrian traffic only. Look for fun things to do here!

Tourist Information Center and Texas Ranger Museum Parking

  • The parking lot for the Tourist Information Center and Texas Ranger Museum has been reserved for all home game days.  Both the museum and information center will be open regular business hours and may parking off site and using the river walk or sidewalks.

Lodging

Click here for a list of Waco & the Heart of Texas hotels, bed & breakfasts, and vacation rentals.

If you are having difficulty finding available rooms, please call Visitor Information at (254) 750-8696 or (800) 321-9226 for updated room availability information.

Dining

Click here for a listing of local restaurants.

Social Media

List of Baylor Athletics Social Media Accounts

Baylor Athletics on Facebook

Chisholm Crossing on Facebook

Game Day Downtown on Facebook

Waco Downtown Development Corporation on Facebook

Other Information

BaylorBears.com

Baylor Bear Foundation

Baylor Club

Baylor Fan Guide

Big 12 Sports

Chisholm Crossing

Oklahoma State Football