Kenny Chesney Concert Guide & Stage Lineup For Tampa

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There will be two pirate flags flying over Raymond James Stadium on Sunday, March 16.  One for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and the other for The No Shoes Nation Tour’ starring country superstar Kenny Chesney.

Here’s the scoop on all you need to know to enjoy what will  be the biggest concert of the year  for Tampa Bay country music fans.

Kenny Chesney No Shoes Nation Tour – Saturday,  March 16, 2013

Starring: Kenny Chesney | Eric Church | Eli Young Band  | Kacey Musgraves

Raymond James Stadium
4201 N Dale Mabry Hwy  | Tampa, FL 33607
Stadium Event Day Phone Number 813-350-6501
www.raymondjamesstadium.com | Tickets:  $25-$250

Tickets are available through Ticketmaster. They can be purchased online at www.ticketmaster.com, by calling 800-745-3000, or by visiting a Ticketmaster kiosk location.

Tickets will be sold at the stadium box office starting Friday, March 15 from 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. and Saturday, March 16 starting at 10 a.m.

The Ticket Office is located in the South Plaza between Gates C & D.  Children 2 and under are free, but the child must sit in the parent’s lap during the event. All other ages require tickets for entry.

PARKING & OTHER INFO

  • Cars: $25
  • Limousines: $50
  • Buses/Campers: $100
  • Lots B/C, C, 6D, 6, & 7 will open at 10 a.m.
  • Lots A/3D, 4, HCC, & 14 will open at 12 p.m.
  • Lots 8 & 10 will open at 12:30 p.m.
  • Mass Transit will open at 1 p.m.
  • Lot 9 will open at 1:30 p.m.
  • Lots 1, 2, & 3  will open at 3:30 p.m.
  • Doors to stadium don’t open until 4PM

Friendly Kia of New Port Richey Corona Light Party Zone – Opens at noon

Enjoy pre-concert festivities including interactive booths, see first hand the 2013 KIA vehicles, have the opportunity to purchase apparel, and register for your chance to WIN upgraded seats, including Sandbar tickets. In addition, our friends at 1-800-Ask-Gary will be on location at the plaza lounge where you can sit back, relax, and take in all the sites and sounds of the pre-concert event. The Party Zone is located outside stadium between Gates C and D.

Venders

  • Friendly Kia of New Port Richey
  • Sunshine Western Hats
  • Down N Dirty Hats
  • Boots-N-Buckles Saloon
  • Remington Outpost
  • Killin’ It Outdoors
  • Corona Light
  • Gone Country
  • WQYK

Stop by the WQYK booth and regsiter for your chance to win Sand Bar tickets, Corona Light Coolers, an Eric Church Tailgate Kit, and more! Plus, you can get a FREE airbrush tattoo at the WQYK Tiki Hut and participate in our No Shoes Nation Photobooth.

Credit @kennychesney on twitter

Credit @kennychesney on twitter

Concert line up and stage times

Stadium gates open at 4:00 pm

Kacey Musgraves: 5PM – 5:30PM

Eli Young Band: 5:50PM – 6:40PM

Eric Church: 7PM – 8:15PM

Kenny Chesney: 8:40PM – 10:35PM

Related Link: Raymond James Stadium Guide

Fan Code of Conduct/Prohibited Actions

Raymond James Stadium is committed to creating a safe, comfortable and enjoyable experience for all fans, both in the stadium and parking lots.

REPORT FAN CONDUCT ISSUES

On event day, guests can report issues and concerns by:

  • Texting 33607 with location and issue
  • Calling 813-350-6501
  • Contacting event staff or security personnel (not vendors or custodians)

Behaviors that will not be tolerated.

  • Abusive, foul or disruptive language and obscene gestures
  • Intoxication or signs of impairment related to alcohol consumption or drug use
  • Fighting, taunting or threatening remarks or gestures
  • Distributing handbills, pamphlets, etc., unless authorized by stadium management and the licensee renting the facility
  • Sampling or unauthorized collections of any kind on stadium property
  • Sitting in a location other than the guest’s ticketed seat
  • Displays of affection not appropriate in a public setting
  • Obscene or indecent clothing
  • Disruption to the progress of the event by a guest’s actions, including throwing or kicking objects
  • Behavior which otherwise interferes with other guests’ enjoyment
  • Smoking* except in designated locations (*This policy applies to electronic and smokeless cigarettes)
  • Spitting tobacco
  • Entering the stadium with unlawful weapons of any kind (except those required by Florida Law or the licensee’s admission policy) See Prohibited Items
  • Standing on chair seats or stepping over chair backs
  • Standing or sitting in walkways, aisles or ramps
  • Placing cups on the wall
  • Running or jogging
  • Failing to follow event staff instructions
  • Re-entering the stadium

*Tampa Sports Authority reserves the right to change this list at any time. Violations may result in the guest being ejected, arrested or having his/her ticket revoked.

Credit: www.facebook.com/noshoesradioWhen you see thgis sweet electric ride wave! It's Kenny's No Shoes Radio crew!

Credit: http://www.facebook.com/noshoesradio
When you see this sweet electric ride in the parking lots wave! It’s Kenny’s No Shoes Radio crew!

PARKING LOT POLICIES

  • Saving parking spaces is prohibited
  • Overnight parking is prohibited
  • Kegs and large alcohol containers are prohibited
  • Loud speakers are prohibited
  • Infringing on another guest’s tailgating area is prohibited
  • Political campaigning, picketing or distributing handbills/pamphlets is prohibited
  • Sampling or distributing of items by unauthorized individuals is prohibited
  • collection of any kind is prohibited on stadium property
  • No running or jogging in parking lots
  • Unlawful weapons and fireworks are not permitted in the parking lots
  • Fans that participate in disorderly conduct, including profanity, will be ejected
  • Tents over 10′ x 10′ without prior approval (stadium management and licensee) or proper permits are not permitted on RJS property
  • All patrons must pay the proper parking fee or present a parking pass in the stadium parking lots. The pass must remain prominently displayed in the vehicle
  • A parking fee will be charged for all spectator-type events held in the stadium
  • Parking passes are not valid for re-entries into the stadium’s parking lots. Refunds or rain checks will not be given
  • RJS’s parking lots are not available for public recreation and trespassing is prohibited in parking lots on non-event days

Items Prohibited

  • All food, drinks, cans, bottles and glass (allowed in parking lots only)
  • Backpacks, duffel bags or large bags
  • Drugs and narcotics (prescription medication exception)
  • Banners or flags with sticks or poles; items that could obstruct view
  • Video cameras and cameras longer than 12 inches (includes body, lens and filter)
  • Coolers and hard containers (allowed in parking lots only)
  • Artificial noisemakers (air horns, bullhorns, whistles, vuvuzuelas, etc.)
  • Items that could be missiles or projectiles
  • Lasers
  • Pets (except assistive animals)
  • Recreational balls and equipment of any type (including footballs)
  • Seat cushions
  • Skates, skateboards, skate-shoes, all cycles and Segways
  • Strollers
  • Umbrellas or anything that would obstruct view
  • Any item that can’t fit under a guest’s seatAll food, drinks, cans, bottles and glass (allowed in parking lots only)
  • Backpacks, duffel bags or large bags
  • Drugs and narcotics (prescription medication exception)
  • Banners or flags with sticks or poles; items that could obstruct view
  • Video cameras and cameras longer than 12 inches (includes body, lens and filter)
  • Coolers and hard containers (allowed in parking lots only)
  • Artificial noisemakers (air horns, bullhorns, whistles, vuvuzuelas, etc.)
  • Items that could be missiles or projectiles
  • Lasers
  • Pets (except assistive animals)
  • Recreational balls and equipment of any type (including footballs)
  • Seat cushions
  • Skates, skateboards, skate-shoes, all cycles and Segways
  • Strollers
  • Umbrellas or anything that would obstruct view
  • Any item that can’t fit under a guest’s seat
  • Unlawful weapons/fireworks fireworks (except those required by Florida Law or the Licensee’s admission policy)

Related Link:  Kenny Chesney’s “Pirate Flag” Song & Video (wqyk.cbslocal.com)

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