Doak Campbell Stadium, Tallahassee

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Doak S. Campbell Stadium (in full Bobby Bowden Field at Doak S. Campbell Stadium), popularly known as "Doak", is a football stadium on the campus of Florida State University in Tallahassee, Florida. It is the home field of the Florida State Seminoles football team of the Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC).

Opened in 1950, it was originally named Doak Campbell Stadium in honor of Doak S. Campbell, the university's first president. On November 20, 2004, the Florida Legislature added longtime head football coach Bobby Bowden to the stadium name to become Bobby Bowden Field at Doak Campbell Stadium. A petition in June 2020 sought to remove Campbell's name, as he resisted racial integration while serving as President of Florida State University. FSU President John Thatcher asked Athletics Director David Coburn "to immediately review this issue and make recommendations to me." As of January 2021 no recommendations have been made.

The stadium is part of the University Center complex, a mixed-use facility encompassing university office space, university classrooms, the university's Visitor's Center, souvenir store, The University Center Club, and skyboxes and press boxes for use during football games.

With a stadium capacity of 79,560, it is the largest continuous brick structure in the United States, the 49th-largest stadium in the world, the second-largest stadium in the Atlantic Coast Conference, and the 18th largest stadium in the NCAA.
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  • I'm not a football fan, but since I was visiting my daughter we decided to check out a football game. I was so very impressed with this stadium. It was huge and very well maintained. The staff was....  more »
  • Great stadium to see a game. No obstructed views whatsoever. The huge scoreboard is great. Sound system is quality. Concourse has plenty of room for fans. Concessions are nice and clean with good...  more »
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  • Beautiful stadium. Great view from anywhere inside. Warning.. this place has zero cell service. Not an exaggeration. If you get lost or lose someone inside good luck finding them.
  • Champion club is were its at. Food is included in cost, servers are awesome. People are awesome when they are here for fsu(still get a hole fans from the opposing team). Literally nothing to complain about.

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