Boardwalk Hall has announced restrictions for bags for the Miss America festivities in Atlantic City this weekend.

The hall will only permit small clutch-type bags as well as transparent bags, no larger than 12-inches by 12 inches.

Large handbags and other types of bags including shopping bags, briefcases, backpacks, duffle bags, luggage and diaper bags are not permitted inside the hall.

The hall will also search all bags and guests should plan for extra time to enter the facility.