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Monster Energy Expands Festival Site Due To Increased Ticket Demands

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In order to accommodate increased ticket demands, Independent festival producer Danny Wimmer Presents, the City Of Jacksonville and SMG have announced that the 2015 Monster Energy Welcome To Rockville Festival will be expanding into a section of the EverBank Field Grounds. To facilitate festival attendees’ movement between Metropolitan Park and EverBank Field, Gator Bowl Blvd. will be closed at the boundary of Lot TT from 6:00 PM Friday, April 24 until 2:00 AM Monday, April 27.

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This year’s Rockville will be the largest yet, with a 25% increase in sales from last year’s record attendance. We are so appreciative of Mayor Brown’s support and leadership in expanding this festival into EverBank Field. I believe this is the first step in unlocking Monster Energy Welcome To Rockville’s full potential.” – Danny Wimmer Presents CEO Danny Hayes

The expansion into EverBank Field also led to a new partnership with the Jacksonville Jaguars. Says DWP’s head of marketing Clay Busch, “We are thrilled to have the Jags participating in Rockville as we continue to expand the festival’s offerings into sports and food.” SMG Jacksonville manages EverBank Field, home of the Jacksonville Jaguars, on behalf of the City of Jacksonville. Monster Energy Welcome To Rockville’s relationship with SMG and the Jacksonville Jaguars includes hosting various onsite activities during the festival, as well as the Ultimate Rock-N-Jock Experience contest. The contest runs through April 22. Visit http://www.jaguars.com/rockville/ to enter.

The lucky winner of the Ultimate Rock-N-Jock Experience and three friends will receive:

Backstage Tour at Monster Energy Welcome Rockville
Four VIP tickets to the festival
Meet & Greet with the band Hatebreed
Jaguars jersey with Hatebreed’s name on the back, autographed by the band
VIP experience at the Jaguars’ Draft Party at EverBank Field on Thursday, April 30
Locker Room Tour (date / time TBD)
Four Club Level tickets to a Jaguars home game of their choice (excluding London) and four on-field pregame passes
Jaguars football autographed by Denard Robinson

In addition, Monster Energy Welcome To Rockville will feature:

Jaguars Quarterback Challenge football toss game
Jaguars Photo booth
Jacksonville Jaguars ROAR cheerleaders on site for a portion of each day

General Admission and VIP tickets for Monster Energy Welcome To Rockville are on sale now at www.WelcomeToRockvilleFestival.com. A limited number of tickets are also available at select MetroPCS and Firehouse Subs locations with no service fees.

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