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Exciting news! A sensational concert is set to grace Raymond James Stadium, and our enthusiasm knows no bounds. Just this afternoon, the official announcement was made that Billy Joel and Sting will be headlining the event at the stadium on February 24, 2024!
Present at Raymond James Stadium to deliver this exciting news were Mayor Jane Castor, Eric Hart (President/CEO of the Tampa Sports Authority), Mark Woodard (Tampa Sports Authority Board Chair), and Hillsborough County Commissioner Ken Hagan.
Over the years, the stadium has played host to a multitude of major concert events, including performances by artists like Kenny Chesney, Coldplay, and most recently, back-to-back shows for Taylor Swift’s Eras Tour.
Mayor Castor shared her excitement about this Billy Joel and Sting concert coming to Tampa in 2024, “We have had some incredible concerts those that all of which have sold out but to be able to bring Billy Joel and Sting to this venue is beyond exciting.”
Mayor Castor continued, “We all know the part that music plays in our lives, you know, whatever event has occurred in your life, you can attach a song to that. And so it’s great to be able to bring two individuals that have had literally such an impact on so many lives, not just here in the Tampa Bay area, but throughout the nation and really throughout the world, and having this event in Tampa, where we’ll bring Floridians and individuals from the Southeast, from all over to come to our community is, is something that has brings such value to the entire Tampa Bay area.”
DATES AND TIMES
Billy Joel and Sting, two of the most esteemed recording artists in history, have unveiled plans for a single, exclusive performance at Tampa’s Raymond James Stadium on Saturday, February 24, 2024. These iconic musicians will take the stage together, performing their most cherished songs in a historic collaboration for the very first time in their illustrious careers. This promises to be an extraordinary live music event, destined to create lasting memories.
Tickets for this extraordinary event will be available for purchase starting on Friday, October 20th, at 10 a.m., exclusively on www.LiveNation.com. However, Citi cardmembers will enjoy special privileges, gaining access to presale tickets beginning on Monday, October 16th, at 10 a.m., and this exclusive access will extend until Thursday, October 19th at 10 p.m., courtesy of the Citi Entertainment program. For a comprehensive breakdown of the presale particulars, you can visit www.citientertainment.com.
Additionally, Verizon customers will also have the opportunity to secure their tickets in advance, with their exclusive presale window commencing on Tuesday, October 17th, at 10 a.m., and lasting until Thursday, October 19th at 10 p.m. Verizon customers will receive notifications via email regarding their presale access.
Please note that all events taking place at Raymond James Stadium have transitioned to mobile ticketing exclusively. To streamline the entry process and enhance security, we will not accept paper tickets or screenshots of tickets. Be prepared to present your mobile tickets for admission.
Raymond James Stadium is located at:
4201 N. Dale Mabry Hwy.
Tampa, FL 33607
Raymond James Stadium enforces a rigorous no-bag policy, which is applicable to all events hosted at the venue. Attendees are allowed to bring a single clutch purse, provided it does not exceed the dimensions of 4.5″ x 6.5″. Any other bags or items will need to be returned to your vehicle before entry.
For a comprehensive list of stadium policies and details on prohibited items, please refer to the official guidelines, which can be found here.
PARKING AT RAYMOND JAMES STADIUM
Raymond James Stadium offers pre-paid parking options that can be conveniently purchased on their website. Private parking lots can also be found in the vicinity of the stadium, with fees varying based on your choice.
Among the parking lots, Lot 14 is the largest and most convenient, although it comes at a higher price point. If you’re seeking more budget-friendly alternatives, Lots 8/10, 11, and 12 are available, although they are situated a bit farther from the stadium. Furthermore, off-site parking lots often provide more cost-effective choices.
The cost of parking at Raymond James Stadium is determined by the specific event and parking lot. On-site parking rates typically fall within the range of $15 to $30, while off-site parking options can cost approximately $10 to $50, depending on the location and event.