CHEYENNE, Wyo. – Guests attending Cheyenne Frontier Days will now be required to use transparent plastic bags to transport their personal items inside Frontier Park.
CFD officials said they adopted the policy by evaluating existing policies, practices and procedures to determine compliance with industry recognized best practices.
According to CFD, each guest can carry one large 12 “x6” x12 “clear bag or one gallon Ziploc style bag. Customers are encouraged to bring only necessary items to Frontier Park.
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Customers will be asked to bring prohibited items in their vehicle or to throw prohibited items at the door. Cheyenne Frontier Days ™ has stated that it will not be responsible for any items left behind, lost, stolen or damaged.
Passengers carrying bags that do not meet the criteria will be asked to return them to their vehicle. Once at Frontier Park, guests can transfer their belongings to a provided Ziploc-style clear bag. Customers parking in remote parking lots and / or taking other transportation to Frontier Park should review policies and procedures prior to arrival to minimize inconvenience.
Upon arriving at the gates of Frontier Park, guests will go through a 2-point security check. Visualization of the transparent bag by the personnel and through a magnetometer. To speed up the security screening process:
- Make sure all bags carried meet the guidelines of the Clear Bag Policy
- Remove any jackets or other bulky, bulky items from your bag and carry them in your hand. When the contents of your bag are clearly visible, staff can filter the bags without having to remove the contents. If jackets or other items conceal the contents of a bag, staff must request that they be removed for screening to take place, delaying the process.
- For screening with the metal detector, remove any keys, coins, or other metal objects from your pockets and hold them in your hand.
Guests will be allowed to take in their pockets: keys, makeup, feminine products, combs, phones, wallets, credit cards, etc., if they choose not to put them in a clear bag or pouch (5 “x 7 “). Customers can wear a jacket over the shoulders and binoculars and / or cameras around the neck or in their hands without the holster. Guests can use the clear bag or pouch to carry any personal items that meet the specified criteria.
CFD officials say exceptions will be made for approved medical needs. Medically necessary bags or equipment brought into Frontier Park should be inspected and tagged by security.
For questions regarding medical equipment or other needs, please contact the Cheyenne Frontier Days ™ Box Office at (307) 778-7222.