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Foo Fighters 4th of July Concert at RFK Stadium FAQs

06/30/2015

Foo Fighters 20th Anniversary Celebration
Saturday, July 4, 2015
RFK Stadium – Washington, DC

What time will gates open?
•    Gates open at 12:00 p.m.

Who are the other acts performing?
Other event performances include 
o Buddy Guy, 
o Gary Clark Jr., 
o Heart, 
o Joan Jett & The Blackhearts, 
o LL Cool J featuring DJ Z-Trip, 
o Trouble Funk, 
o Trombone Shorty and Orleans Avenue
 

How can I get to RFK Stadium?
•    RFK Stadium is accessible via metro transportation (Click for Metro Trip Planner)
o    Metrorail: take blue, orange, or silver line to Stadium-Armory metro stop
o   Trains will be running every 8 minutes throughout the event
o    Metrobus: take the 96, 97 or B2 to Stadium-Armory Station & Bus Bay C
•    Taxi and car service drop-off and pick-up locations will be designated in parking lots 3, 4, 7, and 8.
o    Please instruct the driver to go into the parking lot in order to alleviate traffic build-up on the streets.
•    Parking on-site is available
o    Address to use in navigation systems: 2400 E. Capitol St. SE, Washington, DC 20003

Where is available parking?
•    Parking is available in lots 3, 4, 7 and 8; Parking map available at http://eventsdc.com/getattachment/Venues/RFKStadium/DirectionsAndParking/RFK_ParkingLots.jpg.aspx
•    Parking passes can be purchased in advance for $30 at http://foo.valparkmobile.com/
•    Parking will be $40 on event day and can be purchased via cash or credit
•    Unlawful parking in the neighborhoods around the Stadium-Armory campus is subject to ticketing and towing by the District Department of Transit (DDOT)

When will parking lots open?
•    Parking lots open at 9 a.m.
•    Tailgating is strongly discouraged on RFK Stadium grounds

Will there be a separate line for those with General Admission floor vs. General Admission seat tickets?
•    No, all gates will be open for both GA floor and GA seat tickets

What is the difference between General Admission (GA) floor vs. General Admission (GA) seat tickets?
•    GA floor tickets provide you access to the area on the playing surface of the Stadium directly in front of the stage.
•    GA seat tickets provides you access to any bleacher seat in the stadium, not on the playing surface

What items are PROHIBITED inside RFK Stadium?
Metal, plastic and glass containers of any kind
Backpacks and large bags that exceed 16” x 16” x 8 
Large flags and banners (except as noted – noted where?)
Poles and staffs (metal, plastic or wooden)
Weapons and illegal substances
Food and beverages (in the event  of a heat advisory for Washington DC, guests will be permitted to bring in ONE (1) factory sealed water bottle)
Professional cameras with detachable zoom lenses and/or tripods
Video cameras
Pets 
Fireworks
Whistles, vuvuzelas or air horns of any kind 
Laser pointers
Umbrellas
Any missile/ projectile 
Any item that can be used as a means to disturb the peace, endanger the safety of the crowd and/ or inflict damage to people and goods in the sole discretion of security personnel 
Coolers or hard-sided containers of any size ( with medical exception) 
Grills, tanks (propane, nitrous, etc.) 
Lawn Chairs 
Spray Paint
Flyers, stickers, posters
Confetti and streamers
Frisbees
Drones
Wallet Chains
Large chains or spiked bracelets 
Selfie sticks
Uncured meats of any kind
Copies of Boy’s Life Magazine
Bubble and/or squeak

What is the rain policy?
•    The concert will be held rain or shine

Is there a bag check-in for guests arriving from out of town?
•    No, there is no bag check-in available