New York Amphitheatre Cancels 2020 Concert Season
New York’s Constellation Brands-Marvin Sands Performing Arts Center has officially called-off its summer concert season amid the coronavirus pandemic. The concert venue, which is located in Hopewell, made the announcement this week, noting that they are revealing the news “with a heavy heart.” “We want to thank you for... Read more
NFL Stadiums Shift Focus To Summer Drive-In Events
NFL officials are keeping optimistic about welcoming back fans in full come September. But for the time being, NFL stadiums are shifting their focus to drive-in events that guarantee social distance safety. Gillette Stadium, Raymond James Stadium and more are pivoting towards drive-in events this summer while football remains... Read more
LA’s Greek Theatre Cancels Summer Concert Season
Los Angeles’ Greek Theatre has followed suite of the Hollywood Bowl, announcing that all shows at Griffith Park Amphitheater through October are either cancelled or postponed. This will be the first time in 90 years that the venue had to cancel its 2020 season “in conformance with State, County... Read more
Mobile App Designed To Bring Fan Cheers To Empty Stadium
Empty sports venues is are among the many new normals brought on by the coronavirus pandemic. But a new mobile app could help bring back one aspect of the traditional game atmosphere. Remote Cheerer powered by Sound UD is designed to bring fans’ cheers, chants and even boos to... Read more
Miami’s Hard Rock Stadium To Transform Into Drive-In Theater
Hard Rock Stadium is pivoting towards a new way to bring in crowds in the age of coronavirus. The Miami Dolphins’ home venue will transform into a temporary theater space while football remains in the offseason and the stadium’s concert schedule has been altered. A drive-in theater will be... Read more
Minor League Ballpark Open For Overnight Guests On Airbnb
Baseball fans have been deprived of the ballpark due to the coronavirus pandemic. But one minor league stadium is allowing fans a one-of-a-kind experience by staying over night. Florida’s Pensacola Blue Wahoos Stadium has taken on a new life as a vacation rental on Airbnb. For $1,500 a night,... Read more
Stadium Construction Site Sees Outbreak In Virus Cases
Several construction workers overseeing renovations at Alabama’s Bryant-Denny Stadium have reportedly contracted COVID-19. Ten workers onsite are said to have tested positive for the virus. However, that number is feared to be even higher given the exposure risk of other workers, reports. The report also states that workers... Read more
Venue Slams Ticketmaster For Withholding Refunds From Fans
In recent weeks, Ticketmaster has seen its refund process draw backlash from consumers and lawmakers alike. Now, one of the seller’s partner venues is speaking out against the “unacceptable” practice of withholding refunds from fans. Florida’s St. Augustine Amphitheatre is looking to refund fans that purchased tickets for the... Read more
Rams Reportedly Request $500M In Additional Stadium Funding
The Los Angeles Rams are slated to see their future home SoFi Stadium open this summer, but the team is requesting a sizable amount in additional funding from the NFL. According to The Athletic’s Daniel Kaplan, the Rams have requested $500 million in stadium financing from the league, which... Read more
Venue Postpones Socially-Distanced Concert Following Legal Action
TempleLive, the Arkansas concert venue that scheduled a post-lockdown show for tonight, has now called off the gig following pushback from the governor and health officials. The planned concert featuring Bishop Gunn frontman Travis McCready made headlines for the strict safety measures put in place by the venue, including... Read more