Thursday, August 16th, 2018
Illinois State Fairgrounds
801 E Sangamon Ave, Springfield, IL 62794
Stage Side Pre-Show Party event does NOT include a concert ticket. This event can be purchased in addition to a concert ticket. You MUST have both Stage Side Party ticket AND Concert ticket to enter the Party Tent. (No Exceptions - both will be scanned at entry). Party ticket purchases made prior to July 31st will include a parking permit for that evening - will be mailed by box office to address on order. Entry to Party Tent is located along fence line south of Grandstand Stage in Parking Lot 18A (infield). Party includes: Food bar, Early concert entry, entertainment, giveaways, etc. Party is 1-1/2 hours in length - Ends when gates to venue open (generally 1 hour prior to concert start time). (Ex. If party start time is 5:30pm, party ends at 7pm). Late arrivals after party has closed will NOT be allowed entry into or through the party tent - they will be required to enter the venue through Gate listed on their concert ticket. All attendees will enter venue from party area.