• Carroll Dragons vs. Duncanville Panthers

    Saturday, December 8th 

    The Ford Center @  The Star

    9 Cowboys Way, Frisco, TX 75034

    4:30 p.m. Kickoff



    Please click HERE to purchase tickets for Saturday's game. A ticket is good for all three games being played at The Star on 12/8 but does not allow any in and out.  Ages 1 and up need a ticket.  Current Ticket Prices for The Star are $12.00 pre-game online, $15.00on game-day at the stadium.  There will be NO on campus ticket sales at Dragon Stadium, CHS or CSHS. 


    Ford Center limits the size and types of bags entering the venue on event days for all events. Ford Center strongly encourages guests to not bring any type of bag into the venue; however, should bags be needed, approved items include:  Clear plastic, vinyl, or PVC totes that do not exceed 12” x 6” x 12”  Clear one-gallon re-sealable storage bags  Small clutch purses/bags approximately the size of a hand – not to exceed 5.5” x 8.5” in size – with or without a handle or strap

     Prohibited items include, but are not limited to: purses larger than a clutch bag, coolers, briefcases, backpacks, fanny packs, cinch bags, seat cushions, luggage of any kind, computer bags, binocular bags, camera bags, or any bag larger than the permissible size. For a detailed list of all prohibited and allowed items, see below.


    There is no charge for parking at The Star. Parking spaces may be available on a first-come, first-serve basis. General parking spaces are located in Gaylord and Gridiron lots as well as in Blue and Silver parking garages. Parking in Cowboys Garage is only available to the public Monday through Fridays after 5:00pm as well as at any time on Saturdays and Sundays. Parking areas open 90 minutes prior to high school football games.



    Accessible parking spaces are available in each lot and are issued on a first come/first served basis. You must have a person with disabilities state-issued plate or placard to park in an accessible parking space. The person who has been issued the plate or placard must be in the vehicle. Violators will be subject to citation and possible revocation of season parking privileges. Ford Center is not responsible for and assumes no liability arising from accidents, fire, theft, damage or loss of the vehicle or article wherein while on Ford Center property.


    For all external media requestes, please click  HERE.  The deadline for external media requests is Wednesday at 5:00pm.  


    Tailgating for high school football games is permitted in designated tailgating spaces only. These spaces are located on the southwest perimeter of Gaylord Lot and have a grassy area immediately behind the vehicle parking spot. The spaces are filled on a first-come, first-serve basis. If interested in tailgating, it is important to arrive early to obtain one of the designated spaces. Tailgating availability for other events will be determined on an event-by-event basis. TAILGATING GUIDELINES All guests wishing to tailgate must observe the following guidelines. These guidelines have been developed to provide a fair, reasonable and safe tailgating experience for guests. Failure to follow these guidelines may result in the loss of tailgating privileges and ejection from the parking lot. • Tailgating spaces are for vehicles and trailers only. Parking spaces may not be used for tents, grills, chairs or other items. • Tailgating is defined as the placement of any item on the ground (chairs, coolers, grills, games, etc.) • Tailgating is only permitted in the grass areas on the perimeter of the parking lot. The maximum area that any single tailgate space may occupy is 9-feet wide and 12-feet deep. • Tailgating must be confined to the area adjacent to the end of the designated tailgating vehicle parking space (maximum of 12 feet from the rear of the parking vehicle). • Any grass areas beyond the designated tailgating spaces are considered common ground and may be used by other guests for tailgating or picnicking activities.

    Tailgating is permitted from the time the lots open and up to one (1) hour following conclusion of the event. • All guests must follow the directions and instructions provided by Ford Center personnel (parking staff, security, police, etc.). • Dispose of trash in the appropriate receptacles. • Coals must be disposed of in the designated coal containers located throughout the lots. Do not dump coals or store stoves on the grass, parking areas, under or around vehicles. The following items/activities are prohibited: • Deep fryers or any oil-based cooking or frying. • Open flame fires of any kind. Charcoal or gas cooking is permitted. • Disorderly conduct. • Picketing, political campaigning or soliciting/distribution of any kind. • Saving parking or tailgating spaces. • Weapons and fireworks. • Sale of food, beverage, merchandise, etc. • Amplified sound systems or the use of radios/audio devices at loud levels. • Advertising or promoting any third party products (including but not limited to food & beverage products) • Signs containing commercial messages, logos or political endorsements. Tickets Ford Center Ticket Office is located at the southwest corner of Ford Center, and can be accessed through the plaza. It is open on event day and hours are determined on an event-by-event basis.