5th ANNIVERSARY SHOW FEATURING
FALL OUT BOY AND WEEZER,
ALONG WITH CHEVELLE, alt-J, YOUNG THE GIANT AND MORE
SET FOR FRIDAY, DECEMBER 5
AT METROPOLITAN PARK IN JACKSONVILLE, FL
FREE FESTIVAL PRE-PARTY THURSDAY, DECEMBER 4
AT UNDERBELLY WITH PERFORMANCES FROM
KNOX HAMILTON AND BENJAMIN BOOKER
Additional bands have been announced for the fifth annual MetroPCS & X102.9 Present The Big Ticket, Friday, December 5 at Metropolitan Park in Jacksonville, FL. Sleeper Agent, Knox Hamilton and The Unlikely Candidates join a lineup of top alternative rock artists that already includes multi-platinum bands Fall Out Boy and Weezer, along with alt-J, Young The Giant, Chevelle, New Politics, J Roddy, Big Data, Bear Hands, and Young Rising Sons.
In addition, The Big Ticket Official Pre-Party, presented by X102.9 and Miller Lite, will be held Thursday, December 4 at Underbelly (113 East Bay Street in Jacksonville) with performances from Knox Hamilton andBenjamin Booker. Admission is free to those 21 and up with the purchase of a festival ticket. A limited number of wristbands for Pre-Party entrance will be distributed on a first come, first served basis at Underbelly starting at Noon on Thursday, December 4. Each person must show a paid ticket for The Big Ticket to receive a wristband. Doors for the Pre-Party open at 9:00 PM.
General admission and VIP tickets for The Big Ticket are on sale now at www.TheBigTicketFest.com. VIP tickets include: a VIP entrance to venue; access to VIP lounge area featuring dedicated bar, beverage and food service; viewing of main stage (seated and standing areas); seated area with shade for dining; private restroom facilities; and a VIP guest laminate.
Ticket discounts are also available for active military through The Big Ticket partner GovX. For full details about all tickets, military ticket discounts, and VIP packages, visit: www.TheBigTicketFest.com.
Metropolitan Park is a premier 27-acre recreational facility along the beautiful St. Johns River in downtown Jacksonville at 1410 Gator Bowl Blvd. Doors for The Big Ticket will open at 1:00 PM.
The Big Ticket is produced by Danny Wimmer Presents, a producer of some of the biggest rock festivals in America, including Rock On The Range, Monster Energy’s Welcome To Rockville, Monster Energy’s AFTERSHOCK Festival, Monster Energy’s Fort Rock Festival, Monster Energy’s Carolina Rebellion, LOUDER THAN LIFE, Epicenter—Southern California’s Rock Festival, Chill On The Hill, The Big Orlando and Monster Energy’s Rock Allegiance Tour.
The Big Ticket is fueled by Monster Energy and presented by MetroPCS and X102.9 Jacksonville’s alternative, with additional sponsors including Miller Lite, Jack Daniel’s, El Jimador Tequila, Al Capone, and Jägermeister.