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Firearms and Weapons

We abide by the Texas Penal Code 46. Request for firearms and weapons is reviewed by the Security and Safety Division Manager and approved by the Department Director. If approved, you will be notified and a pre-event meeting may be scheduled with the Security and Safety Division’s Health and Safety Unit.

**Here is what the Texas Penal Code 46 states is a firearm and/or weapon:

Firearm means: (a) gun, pistol, rifle, or device designed, made, adapted, or readily convertible to use explosive energy generated by an explosion or burning substance to expel a projectile through a barrel; or (b) an air gun.

Demo/Simulated Firearm means: Simulated rifle, shotgun, pistol, or revolver that has been manufactured to resemble actual firearms modified by the manufacturer to be incapable of firing or discharge.

Dangerous Weapon means: Gas, liquid, solid, edged weapons, or instrumentality, which, in the manner used, is calculated or likely to produce death or great bodily harm or injury.

Location-Restricted Knife means: (a) knife with a blade over five and one-half inches

Costume Weapons (Cosplay):

License to Carry Policy

We follow all applicable State and local laws regarding the license to carry handguns in the facilities.


11.1 Texas Penal Code 46

Here is what the Texas Penal Code 46 states is a firearm and/or weapon:

Firearm means: (a) gun, pistol, rifle, or device designed, made, adapted, or readily convertible to use explosive energy generated by an explosion or burning substance to expel a projectile through a barrel; or (b) an air gun.

*Demo/Simulated Firearm means: Simulated rifle, shotgun, pistol, or revolver that has been manufactured to resemble actual firearms modified by the manufacturer to be incapable of firing or discharge.

Dangerous Weapon means: Gas, liquid, solid, edged weapons, or instrumentality, which, in the manner used, is calculated or likely to produce death or great bodily harm or injury.

Location-Restricted Knife means: (a) knife with a blade over five and one-hal

C. Costume Weapons (Cosplay):

D. License to Carry Policy

We follow all applicable State and local laws regarding the license to carry handguns in the facilities.


11.2 License to Carry Policy

We follow all applicable State and local laws regarding the license to carry handguns in the facilities.