When is the event?
There are two performances scheduled. One on Friday, October 9 and one on Saturday, October 10. Gates open at 6:00 p.m. The show is scheduled to begin at 7:30 p.m..
What is a drive-in live concert?
This event will feature Jon Pardi and friends LIVE on stage from Lot J adjacent to TIAA Bank Field and Daily’s Place in the Jacksonville Sports Complex. The event is designed to give fans the live show experience, while still maintaining social distancing from their vehicles and tailgating space. The concert will be LIVE right here in Jacksonville with performances happening on our outdoor stage complete with lighting, huge video screens and full sound system including delay towers for both audio and video.
What safety precautions are being taken?
All CDC guidelines will be followed. We are working closely with The City of Jacksonville to ensure this event meets or exceeds all recommended standards.
- Vehicles will be spaced to accommodate physical distancing.
- Cars will park in a staggered fashion to achieve spacing and best visibility.
- Patrons may only leave their vehicles to use their tailgating space adjacent to their vehicle, restrooms or to obtain concessions.
- Your tailgating space is reserved for the patrons in the assigned vehicle only.
- Masks/Face coverings must be worn at all times by any patrons unless they are in their car or in their dedicated tailgating space adjacent to the driver’s side door. Masks/Face coverings must be worn when traveling to and from restrooms, concessions, and merchandise areas.
- Safe physical distancing will be strictly enforced.
- If you are experiencing symptoms of COVID-19 including fever, chills, cough, shortness of breath or difficulty breathing, fatique, muscle or body aches, headache, loss of taste or smell, sore throat, congestion or any other signs of illness, please stay home.
Failure to follow safe physical distancing, or requests of staff members for participants to follow, will cause the participant to be subject to ejection. Event staff will be wearing personal protective equipment as required by CDC guidelines. Policies are subject to change pending any changes in CDC and State guidelines.
How do I purchase tickets?
Tickets are available for purchase online at Ticketmaster.com
Tickets are sold by carload. The maximum capacity of people per car will be limited to the number of seatbelts in the vehicle. All vehicles must be customary passenger vehicles (e.g., cars, SUVs, minivans). No limos, trailers, tractor-trailers, party buses, commercial vehicles or other oversized vehicles will be permitted.
Guests may leave their car/tailgating space to utilize the outdoor portable restrooms or to purchase concessions. Masks/face coverings must be worn at all times when traveling to and from restrooms and concessions areas. Physical distancing will be strictly enforced, no matter the age range, to keep everyone safe.
All ticket sales are final and no refund will be issued.
To view and access your tickets on your mobile device, use the Ticketmaster app by following these steps:
Download the Ticketmaster app via the iOS App Store or the Android Google Play Store
- Use your Ticketmaster email and password to log in and see your tickets. (This is the email and password you used to make this purchase)
- Access your tickets via the ‘WALLET’ tab to scan your tickets at the entrance
Where is the stage?
The stage will be located on the southside of Lot J, closest to Gator Bowl Blvd.
Are there any video screens?
There will be a video screen as part of the production.
What time can I arrive?
The parking lot is scheduled to open an 1.5 hour prior to the event start time published on the ticket (subject to change).
Vehicles may start lining up two hours prior to the show start time; 5:30 p.m. Saturday, October 10.
Vehicles arriving before that time will be turned away.
Can I reserve a parking space?
All tickets are General Admission within your price level and will not be assigned prior to arrival. Parking attendants will direct each driver to a parking space upon arrival. To ensure you don’t miss a thing, we added large video screens on each side of the stage.
If you are trying to park with other members of a group, we suggest trying to arrive in the lot behind one another as cars will be directed to fill in rows as they arrive. Still, we cannot guarantee that you will be parked next to the other vehicles in your group. It is recommended that you only share a vehicle with household members with whom you have been spending time with.
What types of vehicles are permitted?
Personal vehicles, SUVs, trucks and minivans that fit in a single, standard parking space are welcome. Oversized vehicles such as RVs, buses, limousines, excessive height or lift kit pick-up trucks and trailers are not permitted. No motorcycles or ATV’s will be permitted.
Is tailgating permitted?
Policies below are subject to change pending any changes in CDC and State guidelines.
Guests may utilize the parking space adjacent to them on the driver’s side as tailgating space. Guests are welcome to bring their own food/drinks. No grilling allowed. Guests may bring their own lawn chairs as long as the chairs remain inside their designated tailgating space.
Tents, stand umbrellas and tarps are not permitted.
Guests may leave their car/tailgating space to utilize the outdoor portable restrooms or to purchase concessions. Masks/face coverings must be worn at all times when traveling to and from restrooms and concessions areas. Safe physical distancing will be strictly enforced. Failure to follow safe physical distancing, or requests of staff members for participants to follow, will cause the participant to be subject to ejection. Event staff will be wearing personal protective equipment as required by CDC guidelines.
Are pop-up tents allowed?
Tents, stand umbrellas and tarps are not permitted at any time during the event by guests.
Are restrooms/concessions available?
Restrooms will be available for use and guests who need to use the facilities must follow physical distancing restrictions and instructional signs. Guests must wear a protective mask/face covering when leaving their designated space to utilize the restroom and concession areas. Handicap restrooms will be available, and all restrooms will be monitored by a housekeeping attendant to ensure surfaces are cleaned frequently.
A limited number of concessions stands will be available throughout the parking lot. Signage on site will direct you to their location along with available menus. Concessions availability is subject to change without notice, so feel free to bring your own food/drinks. Guests must wear a mask/face covering when traveling to and from concessions areas and must follow physical distancing restrictions.
Reasonable amounts of food/drink are permitted. Excessive amounts of any item may be confiscated. All coolers will be subject to search.
We kindly ask that all guests take their trash with them upon exiting the venue.
What form of payment is accepted at the event?
This will be a cashless event. Credit and debit cards are the only forms of payment accepted at this event.
What happens if it rains?
The events are designated as rain or shine; however, your safety is our priority. In the event of inclement weather, event management may decide to delay the performance or make necessary arrangements to keep you, the talent and our staff safe. Important updates will be communicated through JaxEvents and Daily’s Place social media platforms.
Can I bring my camera?
Cameras with detachable lenses, Go-Pros, or any other professional audio, video, or digital recording devices are prohibited.
Do I need to turn my vehicle’s headlights off?
Yes, headlights should remain off throughout the event.
What should I do if I need to leave early?
Our event staff and security personnel are here to help. If you have a question or concern, please notify the nearest staff member and we will be glad to assist you. If you experience an emergency situation during the event, notify the nearest staff member. On site medics will be notified immediately.
How do I exit the parking lot?
Exiting the lot must be done at the direction of the venue parking staff depending on your positioning in the lot. Guests are encouraged to stay through the duration of the show. Guests that need to leave for an emergency will be permitted to do so and follow the direction of the event staff to exit the lot.
What if I am running late to the event?
We encourage everyone to arrive on time to limit disturbances for others in attendance, as well as the talent on stage. Gates for the events are scheduled to open 1.5 hours prior to the event start time listed on the ticket (subject to change). Should you arrive late, our parking attendants will assist you in getting to your parking space as quickly as possible without negatively impacting the experience of other fans. Guests with VIP (Gold and Silver circle) parking will lose their opportunity to park close to the stage without refund if arriving after the event performance has begun. This is for the safety of the artist on stage and to not interfere with their performance.
All parties/carloads must arrive together. No one will be able to enter by foot - no exceptions. Tickets are non-transferable and individuals arriving late will be unable to gain entry into the event.
Can I leave and come back?
Re-entry is not permitted. Guests leaving the parking lot after their event ticket has been scanned will be subject to purchasing a new event ticket and will lose their original parking space.
How long will this event be?
The run time of an event is approximately 2.5 hours.
Can I leave my car running?
Vehicles should be turned off.
Can I open my hatchback?
Hatchbacks should be raised no higher than the top of your vehicle (level with your roof). If your hatch opens above your roofline, this blocks the view of others. You are responsible for keeping it lowered using a rope or similar method. Hatchback lights can usually be turned off by using a pen or piece of metal to close the opened latch. To re-open the latch, just pull the lever.
Can I smoke at this event?
Please avoid smoking at this event as it may disturb others in attendance.
What items are prohibited?
The following items are prohibited inside the venue parking lot:
- Advertising, selling, or promoting any third-party product (including, but not limited to, food and beverage items)
- Amplified sound systems (small portable speakers and car stereo systems are ok, but more not interfere with other guest’s experience.
- Disorderly conduct
- Grills or fryers
- Kerosene lamps or open flames of any kind
- Laser pointers
- Nitrous tanks
- Tents, stand umbrellas and tarps
- Use of drones
- Wagons and strollers
- Weapons of any kind
- Flags or signs on your vehicle
Please note that failure to follow these guidelines may result in ejection from the event. Event security will be inspecting each vehicle prior to admission to the parking lot.
What security measures are being taken?
All vehicles are subject to search, including by K-9s, upon arrival. Event security personnel will be placed throughout the event parking lot to ensure safe social distancing measures are in place. Guests with any security concerns can report to the nearest staff member.
Can I leave my car in Lot J overnight?
Cars cannot be left in Lot J overnight. If cars are left in Lot J overnight, they may be towed at the owner’s expense. For A Night at the Drive-In with Jon Pardi, we as that you please drink responsibly and select a designated driver in your group.
Are pets allowed?
While we LOVE pets of all kinds, they are not allowed at this event.
Service animals are permitted.