Salt River Fields at Talking Stick is a stadium located in central Scottsdale. It is the Spring Training home of the Arizona Diamondbacks and the Colorado Rockies, but when there's no baseball being played there are often special events like this one.
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What is it called?Independence Day Music Festival.
When is it?Tuesday, July 3, 2012. Gates open at 5 p.m.
Where is it?Salt River Fields at Talking Stick. That's a baseball stadium in Scottsdale. Here is a map with directions to Salt River Fields.
What will happen at the Independence Day Music Festival at Salt River Fields?Nationally known bands will perform. In 2012 you'll see Darius Rucker (7 p.m.) and Miranda Lambert (8:45 p.m.) on the main stage. Fireworks start after the show, at about 10:30 p.m.
What does it cost and how do I get tickets?Tickets start at $26. There are lawn tickets, which are behind the stage, field standing room tickets, and regular stadium seating. You can arrange for VIP seats or suites, too. You can buy tickets through Ticketmaster. See a seating chart for Salt River Fields.
What else do I need to know about The Salt River Fields Music Festival?There is a $10 charge for parking. Leave extra time to get to the stadium and park! No coolers or outside food and beverage will be permitted. Blankets are allowed for lawn seating, but no chairs.
New in 2012, there will be a Tailgate Party beginning at 3 p.m. on an adjacent field south of the stadium, with an air conditioned tent, live music, family activities and direct sightlines to fireworks, all included in the $10 parking. Bring a blanket. After the show, there will be music here until about midnight.
Do you have any pictures?Yes. These photos were taken at the 2012 event.
I have more questions about the Salt River Fields Music Festival.For more information visit Salt River Fields at Talking Stick online.
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