The Metro PCS Presents Big Ticket Festival Fueled by Monster Energy Announces “Food Drive Fridays”

By on October 16, 2013

Metro PCS and X102.9 Presents The Big Ticket Festival, fueled by Monster Energy, featuring Stone Temple Pilots with Chester Bennington, Thirty Seconds to Mars, A Day to Remember, Jimmy Eat World and more at the Metropolitan Park in Jacksonville, Florida on December 8, has announced participation in “Food Drive Fridays.”

MetroPCS, X102.9 Jacksonville’s Rock Alternative, Danny Wimmer Presents and Second Harvest are pleased to support an initiative of such critical importance, which helps to feed people in need and those less fortunate residing in the North Florida region by partnering with Second Harvest.

Beginning this Friday, October 18 and running every Friday through December 6, X1029 Jacksonville’s New Rock Alternative, MetroPCS, Danny Wimmer Presents and Second Harvest are sponsoring “Food Drive Fridays” at the below MetroPCS locations.

Fans are encouraged to bring non-perishable food items to these listed MetroPCS locations to help those in need during the Thanksgiving and Christmas holiday season. While doing so, special no service fee ticket discounts, ticket 4-packs for $120 and 2-packs for $60 will be available for purchase.

MetroPCS Locations accepting donations for “Food Drive Fridays” are as follows:

Orange Park
8102 Blanding Blvd. #16
Jacksonville, FL 32244

7200 Normandy Blvd. #5
Jacksonville, FL 32205

8201 Phillips Hwy #2
Jacksonville, FL 32256

9770 Atlantic Blvd.
Jacksonville, FL 32225

The Big Ticket lineup boasts the best bands of the rock and alternative genres, offering something for everyone.

The lineup is comprised of an eclectic selection of bands spanning all sub-genres of rock music. The initial lineup is below. More bands will be announced shortly, further beefing up what is already shaping up to be “can’t miss” attraction for Floridians.

Stone Temple Pilots featuring Chester Bennington on vocals
Thirty Seconds to Mars
A Day to Remember
Jimmy Eat World
Dirty Heads
Manchester Orchestra
Sleeping With Sirens
Frank Turner
The 1975
Saints of Valory
Breaking Through

Doors for the event will open at 11AM.

More details and further ticketing options and packages, as well as more information about the event in general, are available here.

For more information on Second Harvest, please go here.


Author: DaveHHM

Dave Luttrull: Owner/Editor in Chief of Hellhound Music. Star Wars nerd, Gamer, Destiny homer, blogger, writer and lover of all things music.