PNC Arena Event Release: MONSTER JAM RETURNS TO RALEIGHAUGUST 7-8, 2021

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – Tuesday, June 22, 2021

 

Monster Jam® Returns for an Action-Packed Weekend of Family Fun in Raleigh

 

PNC Arena – August 7-8, 2021

 

(RALEIGH, NC – June 22, 2021) – This. Is. Monster Jam®! The most action-packed motorsports experience for families in the world today returns to Raleigh for a high-octane weekend at PNC Arena on Saturday, August 7 and Sunday, August 8 at full capacity. Monster Jam®, making its first Raleigh stop following a pandemic pause, features the ultimate mix of high-flying action and four-wheel excitement. Tickets start at $15 on ticketmaster.com with Monster Jam Preferred Customers able to purchase advance tickets starting today, June 22, before tickets go on-sale to the general public on June 29. Fans can still sign up for free to become a Monster Jam Preferred Customer and get exclusive access to the pre-sale offer code.

As the pandemic recovery progresses, Monster Jam is monitoring changes to government mandates, public health guidelines and industry standards and is working closely with our venue partners to adjust protocols for the safety and wellness of guests based on state and local requirements. For details about Monster Jam’s Ultimate Lineup for Fan Wellness, please go here. Face coverings are strongly encouraged. Please wear a face covering if you are not fully vaccinated, as recommended by the CDC. More information about PNC Arena’s safety policy can be found here.

The Monster Jam Pit Party will return to Raleigh on Saturday and Sunday afternoon. At the Monster Jam Pit Party, you can see the massive trucks up close, watch live pre-race interviews and participate in Q&As with the drivers, get pre-signed autograph cards, take pictures and enjoy other family-friendly fun. Face covering rules apply.

Monster Jam has reimagined the live event guest experience and created contactless shopping for fans to order merchandise in advance or onsite from the comfort of their seat. Once ordered, guests can pick up their items at a convenient, contactless pickup station during the live event. Additional information can be found here.

Raleigh fans will witness a fierce battle for the event championship with each skilled Monster Jam athlete tearing up the dirt with gravity-defying feats in 12,000-pound Monster Jam trucks going head-to-head for points in Freestyle, the Skills Challenge and Racing competitions. Plus, fans can become part of the action by voting for the winner in the Skills Challenge and Freestyle competitions via real-time, in-stadium fan voting on their smartphones.

Monster Jam drivers are trained, world-class male and female athletes who have mastered not only the physical strength and mental stamina needed to compete, but the vital dexterity to control 12,000-pound machines capable of doing backflips, vertical two-wheel skills and racing at speeds up to 70 miles-per-hour to produce jaw-dropping, live motorsports action seen around the world.

WHEN:

Saturday, August 7, 2021 – 7 p.m. | Pit Party 4:30 p.m. – 6 p.m.

Sunday, August 8, 2021 – 1 p.m. | Pit Party 10:30 a.m. – 12 p.m.

WHERE: PNC Arena | 1400 Edwards Mill Rd, Raleigh, NC 27607

TRUCK LINEUP: Grave Digger® driven by Tyler Menninga, Whiplash driven by Brianna Mahon, Zombie driven by Bari Musawwir, Soldier Fortune Black Ops driven by Tony Ochs, Bad Company driven by John Gordon, Stone Crusher driven by TBA, Hooked driven by TBA and Fast Metal driven by TBA.

 **Truck and driver line-up subject to change

TICKETS: Event Tickets start at $15 each*

Pit Party Passes are $15 each*

Tickets will be available for purchase online at ticketmaster.com

 *Ticket prices subject to change – venue/ticketing fees may apply. 

PHOTO/VIDEO ASSETS:  Media can download truck/driver photos and other press materials directly here.

For more info about a Monster Jam event near you, follow Monster Jam on our social media channels: FacebookTwitter & Instagram.  Subscribe to the Monster Jam YouTube Channel at http://www.youtube.com/MonsterJam

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