There are 24 different seating sections at AT&T Park, plus subcategories, and many of the names can be confusing. Here’s our guide to help you sort out where you want to sit.
Special group-purchase areas and luxury zones are in a separate section at the bottom.
Seating Areas at AT&T Park
Field Club (the location of our seats)
Field Club are the seats closest to the field and centered on home plate in sections 107-124. Section 115 is directly behind home plate. Behind Field Club and on either side (beyond the dugouts) are the next best seats, Premium Lower Box. We also have information on seat numbers and numbering at AT&T Park.
Field Club ticket holders may go to any non-luxury area in the park, but there are fences and ushers to keep all non-luxury seat holders from entering Field Club. If you walk around just be sure to keep your ticket with you so you’ll be re-admitted to the Field Club.
Our area has a private dining area and bar so you can eat inside before, during or after a game. There are many food choices, and on a cold night you can go inside if you need to warm up for a while, watch the game on TV and sip your favorite beverage.
Field Club also offers in-seat food service for a small service charge, with a menu that usually has about ten choices (including salads) as well as sodas, water, beer, wine and one or two cocktails.
The tunnels the players use to reach the field cross the Field Club tunnels. This means you can stand by the ropes before and after the game and see the players walk right by you. If a starter is pulled in the seventh you can go downstairs, stand by the ropes and usually it’s not too long before he walks by you going back to the clubhouse.
If you’re told you’re getting a seat in the Field Club always check the row and make sure it’s a letter, not a number. Rows with numbers are in Premium Lower Box or Lower Box, not in Field Club.
Field Club has a separate, dedicated entrance gate, next to the Luxury Suites entance on the left side of Willie Mays Plaza (the corner of 3rd and King Streets). Field Club ticket holders can enter through any gate in the ballpark except the Luxury Suites gate, but lines are generally shorter if you enter through our dedicated area.
Premium Field Club
The first five rows of Field Club are sometimes referred to as Premium Field Club, but this is a marketing term rather than a separate section. Everything we describe about Field Club also applies to Premium Field Club, and vice versa, and the only difference between Row 5 (“Premium”) and Row 6 (“Regular”) is a few inches.
Premium Lower Box
Premium Lower Box are the seats behind the Field Club area and farther down the lines, in sections 105-126. They don’t have access to the private dining area, in-seat food service, the Field Club entrance or the clubhouse ramps used by the players.
Aside from being farther away from the plate and not having access to the exclusive Field Club areas they’re nice seats for watching a ball game.
Rows in Premium Lower box are identified by numbers (vs. the letters used to denote rows in Field Club). Fans enter through the Main Gate.
Watch Out! Some dishonest scalpers will trick visitors by saying that they have Premium Lower Box tickets behind home plate that are close to the field. Even if the tickets are valid (and they often aren’t because they’ve already been sold electronically) the fact that the rows are numbered instead of lettered tells you they are not in the Field Club section.
You can argue forever about which seats are better, Club Level or Premium Lower Box. It all depends on whether you value food and rest areas, or whether you judge a seat by how close it is to the field. Or whether you like looking down at a game from a higher angle or looking across from a lower angle.
The Giants charge more for Club Level, but since Club Level is located in the second deck and Premium Lower Box are closer to the field we think that Premium Lower Box is better than Club Level, led only by Field Club and the luxury areas.
Club level stretches around the entire second deck from section 202 to section 234. The sections opposite the infield are called Club Level Infield, those farther out are Club Level Outfield, and the ones that wrap around the left field foul pole are called Club Level Left Field.
What’s great about Club Level? Behind the seats is an open area with a wide variety of restaurants, food stands and bars, and a sports bar style arrangement of TV’s. On a cold night you can go inside and warm up and watch the game on TV.
There’s also a Giants Museum with a variety of memorabilia on display. Some items are for sale to benefit the Giants Community Fund.
Only Club Level, Field Club and luxury area ticket holders may access the Club Level. We have most of the same dining choices downstairs but the Club Level variety is even greater, so sometimes we’ll wander up there before a game.
Once in a while during the season if we arrive early before a game we’ll go up to the Club Level to eat because it gives us a change of scenery, especially if we’ve been to several games during a short period of time. Most of the dining options are mirrored by choices in the Field Club dining area, but there are a few unique spots.
Fans with Club Level tickets enter through the Main Gate. Rows in the Club level are identified by letters.
Lower box seats are located in sections 101-130, “beyond the bases” on the left and right field line. They also include a narrow band of seats behind Field Club and a wider band behind Premium Lower Box. Apart from their location, ticket holders in these seats have the same rights and privileges described above for Premium Lower Box.
Those that wrap around the left field foul pole are called Lower Box Left Field. Rows in the Lower Box are identified by numbers.
View boxes are the first few rows of the fourth deck (although they number them as 300’s because they don’t count the deck that contains the Luxury Suites) and represent sections 302-336.
In old mixed-use baseball-football stadiums these seats would have been both far above and far away from the field. With the new design at AT&T and the other contemporary baseball-only ballparks, however, these seats are high in the air but much closer to the field.
The sections that wrap around the left field foul pole are called View Box Left Field. Fans enter through the Main Gate, or through the Seals Plaza or 2nd St. entrances. Rows in the View Boxes are identified by letters.
View Reserve are the fourth deck seats that are behind the narrow band of View Box seats, and stretch from section 302 to section 336. Although they are the highest seats in the stadium, the sharp angle at which the sections are pitched makes them far closer to the action than the corresponding seats at Candlestick Park in the 1990’s.
Those opposite the infield are called View Reserve Infield, those opposite the right field outfield are called View Reserve Right Field, those opposite left field are called View Reserve Outfield, and those that are located around the left field foul pole are called View Reserve Left Field.
It’s a matter of opinion, but as baseball purists we prefer View Reserve Infield seats to anything in the bleachers or the arcade at AT&T Park, because you’re still close to the batter and pitcher and have a better angle on the field. At AT&T the issue is moot since we have our Field Club seats, but when we’ve gone to Denver, Cleveland and Baltimore and gone to AT&T’s sister stadiums there we’ve sat in the corresponding View Reserve sections several times.
Fans enter through the Main Gate, or through the Seals Plaza or 2nd St. entrances. Rows in the View Reserve are identified by numbers.
The Arcade seats are a narrow band that sits atop the high brick wall in right and right-center field. Behind them are Standing Room Only. Rows in the Arcade are identified by numbers.
The bleachers are located in left and left-center field, with another area in center field. The latter are differentiated by being called Center Field Bleachers.
You may remember the Candlestick Park bleachers as a rowdy area where fights broke out all the time and there was a lot of drinking and other substance-related behavior. AT&T bleachers hold a “lively” audience but there’s a big sign with a number you can text to if anything nearby is making you feel uncomfortable. This and a visible Security presence have produced an area where people have a good time, but where the rowdy excesses don’t take place.
It’s easiest for bleachers ticket holders to enter the ballpark via Seals Plaza, which is behind center field. If you cross the Embarcadero at 2nd St. and keep walking swtraight towards the Bay you’ll reach Seals Plaza. Rows in the Bleachers are identified by numbers.
Special Group-Purchase and Luxury Zones
Note that the names of these sections often change year to year as sponsor contracts end and new ones are sold. We will update this page each season to keep up with the changes.
Coors Light Silver Bullpen
By far the most affordable of the special areas in the park, the Coors Light Silver Bullpen is located to the left of the Arcade on top of the high wall in right center field. Although they’re a long way from the plate, the front row of this section consists of black high-back bar seats, with the names of different great historic Giants stars printed in orange on the back of the seat, which is designed to look like the back of a uniform. We had the chance to get a private tour of the area right after these stools were installed for the 2011 season (the protective plastic was still on them), and they look fantastic. This area includes its own bar, complete with bartender.
Lexus Batter’s Box (formerly Lexus Dugout Club) — This super premium area, one of the most expensive in the ballpark, consists of three rows behind the plate in sections 113-117. These seats are actually below field level, “sunken” to the same floor level as the players’ dugouts. Small TV monitors are mounted on the front wall.
Dugout Box — This super-premium area, created for the Commissioner’s Office in 2007 as a place to seat their special guests to the All Star Game. This section consists of the first four rows just to the left of the visitor’s dugout, in front of section 109. Sometimes confused with the Lexus Batter’s Box, since the latter used to be called the Lexus Dugout Club.
Corona Beach Club — This is the large field-level party box that is just beyond the visitors’ dugout down the right field line. We’ve watched a few party-goers who were more focused on the prawns-on-ice than the Giants-on-field and almost got beaned by line drives!
Oracle Luxury Suites — These ring the entire multi-deck structure of the building, and represent the 3rd deck. Because you would never denigrate Luxury Suites by calling them a deck (or refer to how high up they are by calling them the 3rd deck!) this architectural reality is ignored and the View Level has sections numbered in the 300’s even though when you look at the ballpark it’s clearly the 4th deck! Apart from that, Luxury Suites are Luxury Suites and they are in fact luxurious!
The Virgin America Loft at McCovey Cove — This area was opened up after the removal of “Rusty”, the ill-fated mechanical metal cowboy who was supposed to celebrate for us after Giants home runs. Since they got almost everything else right about this ballpark it’s hard to get too upset about Rusty (or his demise), since he never really worked properly. Located in the right field arcade wall, the Loft has a tiered deck that projects out over the field, and is an enclosed area often sold as a block for company and group events. The Loft has a private entrance from the Portwalk, which runs along the Bay beyond the right field wall.
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