CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (WCIA) — A big act is coming to town, but there won’t be any tailgating allowed.
The State Farm Center is hosting Kenny Chesney on Friday. His fans are notorious for tailgating before the show starts, but that’s not allowed at this venue. There will be a Pre-Show Party before the event at 4:30-6 pm. It is limited to the first groups that come to the stadium to party beforehand.
Brad Swanson, the Assistant Director of Marketing and Sales says, “The pre show party is a free event outside the state farm center on our south west patio. We will have blue chair bay rum which is kenny’s rum company on site with us.”
The event will also have door prizes and drinks for sale. It opens at 4 pm and parking will cost $9.00, you must pay in cash.