Information

Festival information and answers to frequently asked questions.

Festival Information

  1. Festival Date and Hours
  2. Festival Map
  3. What time do doors open?
  4. What are tailgate hours?
  5. Where do we park?
  6. Do we have to pay for parking?
  7. Will alcohol be served?
  8. Are we allowed to leave and re-enter the festival?
  9. What are the box office hours?
  10. Will there be ATM’s?
  11. Where is lost and found located?
  12. Can I bring food into the festival?
  13. Can I buy tickets at the event?
  14. I've lost my ticket what should I do?
  15. Will there be a first aid area? Where is it?
  16. What happens if it rains?
  17. What kinds of security measures are at the festival?
  18. Will there be a place to charge my cell phone?
  19. Will there be merch for sale?
  20. Do vendors and merchandisers accept credit cards?
  21. Do I need to purchase separate tickets for other attractions?
  22. Allowed & Prohibited Items
  23. Are there any age restrictions?
  24. Are Firearms Allowed?
  25. Legal & Privacy Information
  1. Festival Date and Hours

    D.C. JAM 20 will be held Saturday, July 4th 2020.
    Tailgate opens at 8:00am
    Gates to BBQ & Good Times Zone open at 10:00am.
    Music in Good Times Zone begins at 11:00am.
    Doors to stadium open at 1:00PM.
    Saturday stadium music begins at 2:00PM.

  2. Festival Map
    COMING SOON!!
  3. What time do doors open?

    Tailgate opens at 8:00AM.
    Gates to BBQ & Good Times Zone open at 10:00am.
    Doors to stadium open at 1:00PM.

  4. What are tailgate hours?
    Tailgate in parking lot will open for entry at 8:00AM on Saturday, July 4th and close two hours after the end of the event. Once you enter the event space, there are no ins-and-outs between event spaces & parking lot.
  5. Where do we park?
    Upon arrival to the venue please follow all festival signs and directions into the parking lots. Parking is on sale with tickets. Parking map coming soon.
  6. Do we have to pay for parking?

    General parking will need to be purchased separately and is on sale with tickets.

  7. Will alcohol be served?
    Yes anyone who is going to be consuming alcohol on festival grounds must have a 21+ government issue valid photo ID to collect a 21+ wristband at ID checking stations onsite for Good Times Zone and to present at bars within stadium. Alcohol will be available for sale in both the venue and Good Times Zone.
  8. Are we allowed to leave and re-enter the festival?

    There are no ins and outs.

  9. What are the box office hours?
    Friday Box Office Hours: 10:00AM-8:00PM
    Saturday Box Office Hours: 10:00AM-9:30PM
  10. Will there be ATM’s?
    Yes, ATM’s will be located inside of the festival venue at assorted locations. ATM’s are located on the following levels within stadium: Lower Level: Sections 103, 111, 116, 124, 131 and 139 Club Level: Sections 303, 324, 330 and 335 Upper Level: Sections 409, 422, 434 and 449
  11. Where is lost and found located?
    If an item is lost at FedExField during an event, please visit the nearest Guest Services Booth. After an event and on non-event days, contact the FedExField Lost & Found Department here and leave a detailed description of the item and the best number to call back.
  12. Can I bring food into the festival?

    NO. Outside food and drink will not be allowed in the Good Times Zone and stadium.

    If a patron has special medical dietary restrictions,items will be allowed if accompanied by a doctor’s note. You will be asked to present your doctor’s note to security upon entry to the festival.

    A patron requiring insulin is allowed to bring his or her medically necessary materials and medications provided all medicine has a prescription label with the patron’s name. Out of concern for the festival staff and volunteers who handle the trash, please dispose of your medical waste and syringes in the proper disposal located at the medical tent (see public map for exact location). Please do not dispose of these items in other trash bins at the festival.

    See ADA information for more information or email ada@dcjamfest.com.

  13. Can I buy tickets at the event?
    There is no guarantee that there will be tickets available at the venue on the day of the show.
  14. I've lost my ticket what should I do?
    All ticket resolution and questions can be addressed at the main festival box office at the venue.
  15. Will there be a first aid area? Where is it?
    There will be medical services at various locations on the festival grounds. First Aid stations within the stadium are located at the elevator towers on the Lower Level at Sections 103 and 125, on the Club Level at Sections 303 and 324, and the Upper Level at Sections 403 and 430.
  16. What happens if it rains?
    D.C. JAM 20 is a rain or shine event!
  17. What kinds of security measures are at the festival?
    All Patrons, their bags, backpacks and vehicles are subject to search upon entry to the premises.
  18. Will there be a place to charge my cell phone?
    No.
  19. Will there be merch for sale?
    Merch will be available at various authorized locations.
  20. Do vendors and merchandisers accept credit cards?
    Yes.
  21. Do I need to purchase separate tickets for other attractions?
    No, everything is included. There’s so much room for activities.
  22. Allowed & Prohibited Items
    PROHIBITED ITEMS:
    • NO Bags, including: backpacks, gym bags, duffel bags, diaper bags, packages, briefcases, purses, fanny packs, etc.
    • NO bottles, jugs, thermoses, cans, coolers, or any other container
    • NO food and beverages of any kind
    • NO animals (except for certified guide dogs assisting disabled guests)
    • NO whistles, horns and other noise makers
    • NO misting fans
    • NO stickers
    • NO professional cameras/ Go Pros attachments
    • NO lawn chairs
    • NO spray sun block
    • NO soda cans/ sports drinks
    • NO camelback/ water backpacks
    • NO blankets
    • NO seat cushions with zippers or pockets
    • NO folding chairs and strollers
    • NO LED lights and battery powered clothing
    • NO coolers/ ice chest
    • NO fireworks
    • NO hi-vis vests
    • NO illegal contraband
    • NO illegal drugs
    • NO laser pointers
    • NO drones with or without cameras
    • NO open container of any kind
    • NO pets
    • NO spiked accessories
    • NO wallets with chain or other chain accessories
    • NO umbrella’s of any kind
    • NO weapons or firearmes of any kind (Including pepper spray)
    • NO large metal key chains
    • NO strollers/ skate boards/ bicycles
    • NO binoculars
    • NO glass containers of any kind/ aerosol cans
    • NO beach balls
    • NO markers, pens, spray paint
    • NO musical equipment
    • NO selfie sticks
    • NO Flower Crowns
    • CLICK HERE to view full stadium policy
    ALLOWED ITEMS:
    • Bags that are clear plastic, vinyl, or PVC and do not exceed 12″ x 6″ x 12″. One-gallon clear plastic freezer bag (Ziploc bag or similar). Small clutch bags are permissible, if they are approximately 4.5″ x 6.5″, with or without a handle or strap can be taken into the stadium with one of the clear plastic bags. CLICK HERE for more details on the clear bag policy.
    • Sealed cigarettes
    • Sunglasses
    • Disposable cameras
    • Hats
    • Sealed tampons
    • Sealed chapstick
    • Ear plugs
  23. Are there any age restrictions?

    D.C. JAM 20 is an all ages show. Everyone under 18 must be accompanied by a legal parent or guardian. Children 5 and under do not require a ticket.

  24. Are Firearms Allowed?
    No, firearms are not allowed at this event.
  25. Legal & Privacy Information
    You can find that info on the Legal & Privacy Page or the Terms & Conditions Page.

Getting To The Fest

  1. Where do we park?
  2. What is the location of the festival?
  3. Do we have to pay for parking?
  1. Where do we park?
    Upon arrival to the venue please follow all festival signs and directions into the parking lots. Parking is on sale with tickets. Parking map coming soon.
  2. What is the location of the festival?

    1600 Fedex Way, Landover, MD 20785 (FedExField)


    Redskins Road:
    • From Northern Virginia via Wilson Bridge: I-495/I-95N to Exit 17B toward Bladensburg. Turn left at the traffic light onto Brightseat Rd. Follow to stadium.
    • From Northern Virginia via American Legion Bridge, Montgomery and Howard Counties: I-495/I-95 to Exit 22B (BW Parkway). Take the exit for MD-202. Turn left at the traffic light onto Landover Rd./MD-202 and follow to Brightseat Rd. Turn right onto Brightseat Rd. Follow to stadium.
    • From Washington DC: New York Ave (becomes US-50E) into Maryland. Take Exit 3B for Landover Rd./MD-202E toward Upper Marlboro and follow to Brightseat Rd. Turn right onto Brightseat Rd. Follow to stadium.
    Arena Drive:
    • From Northern Virginia, Howard, Montgomery and Anne Arundel Counties: I-495/I-95 to Exit 16 (Arena Dr.) Follow to stadium.
    • From Washington DC: East Capitol St. (becomes Central Ave.) into Maryland. Turn left onto Brightseat Rd. Follow to Arena Dr. and turn left. Follow to stadium.
    Garrett Morgan Blvd:
    • From Northern Virginia, via Wilson Bridge: I-495/I-95 to Exit 13. Turn left towards Capitol Heights. Follow the signs for Capitol Heights around two traffic circles. Turn right onto Ritchie Rd., which turns into Garrett Morgan Blvd. Follow to stadium.
    • From Northern Virginia, Howard, Montgomery and Anne Arundel Counties: I-495/I-95 to Exit 15 (Central Ave./MD-214W). Turn right onto Garrett Morgan Blvd. Follow to stadium.
    • From Washington DC: East Capitol St. (becomes Central Ave.) into Maryland. Turn left onto Garrett Morgan Blvd. Follow to stadium.
    Belle Haven Drive:
    • From Northern Virginia, Howard, Montgomery and Anne Arundel Counties: Take I-495/I-95 to Exit 19 (US Route 50 East). Once travelling east take Exit 8 for MD-704. Turn left at the light and continue on MD-704 for 4 miles. Turn left onto Belle Haven Drive, then turn left onto Sheriff Rd. The entrance to the RedZone lot will be on your right in 1/2 mile.
    • From Washington DC: US Route 50 East to Exit 8 for MD-704. Turn left at the light and continue on MD-704 for 4 miles. Turn left onto Belle Haven Drive, then turn left onto Sheriff Rd. The entrance to the RedZone lot will be on your right in 1/2 mile.
  3. Do we have to pay for parking?

    General parking will need to be purchased separately and is on sale with tickets.

Before Buying Tickets

  1. Can I buy tickets at the event?
  2. What if I need to cancel my ticket?
  1. Can I buy tickets at the event?
    There is no guarantee that there will be tickets available at the venue on the day of the show.
  2. What if I need to cancel my ticket?
    Sorry! There will be no refunds given after ticket purchase for the festival.

After Buying Tickets

  1. What are the box office hours?
  2. I've lost my ticket what should I do?
  3. How do I get my ticket if I didn’t get it in the mail?
  4. What if I need to change my existing order?
  1. What are the box office hours?
    Friday Box Office Hours: 10:00AM-8:00PM
    Saturday Box Office Hours: 10:00AM-9:30PM
  2. I've lost my ticket what should I do?
    All ticket resolution and questions can be addressed at the main festival box office at the venue.
  3. How do I get my ticket if I didn’t get it in the mail?
    If you haven’t received your tickets prior to the event you can pick-up all of your tickets at the box office will call at the venue. Please make sure to bring a valid form of ID and Confirmation #.
  4. What if I need to change my existing order?

    If you’ve already purchased tickets and need to change your shipping address, want to know the status of your order, look up your order history, or have a general question about your order, please contact our official ticket provider Ticketmaster or call (800) 653-8000.

Tailgate Information

  1. Tailgating Policy
  1. Tailgating Policy
    • Use of an empty parking space for tailgating is permitted only in designated areas and until such time as the space is needed to park other vehicles.
    • When parking, park your car in one space only and between the white lines.
    • Parking permits are to be used for cars only, not for additional tailgating space or storage.
    • Be considerate of other guests’ vehicles.
    • For the safety of all guests and for emergency vehicle access, please keep all aisles clear.
    • Dispose of all trash in proper receptacles.
    • Prior to entering FedExField, please extinguish all flames and grills. Ash dumpsters are available throughout the lots for your convenience. Do not place a hot grill in or under any vehicles.

Sponsors

  1. How Do I Become A Sponsor?
  1. How Do I Become A Sponsor?
    Please contact info@dcjamfest.com with inquiries.

ADA Access And Accommodations

  1. Are there ADA restrooms?
  2. Can I bring my prescription medication into the festival?
  3. Where is ADA parking?
  4. I am mobility impaired - where can I view the concert?
  5. Are service animals allowed in the festival and the tailgate?
  1. Are there ADA restrooms?
    There are various ADA restroom locations around the festival site for our ADA guests.
  2. Can I bring my prescription medication into the festival?
    Yes, you can bring in your prescription medication. All medication must be in the appropriate labeled bottle. All medical prescriptions and accompanying names need to match the prescription holder’s government issued ID.
  3. Where is ADA parking?
    All ADA guests should follow directions to FedExField and follow festival signs to designated ADA parking.
  4. I am mobility impaired - where can I view the concert?
    There will be ADA platforms at each stage area. These areas will require ADA wristbands to gain access. You can get such a wristband at ADA and guest services inside the event.
  5. Are service animals allowed in the festival and the tailgate?
    Yes service animals are allowed with accompanied certification and identifiers. No emotional support animals will be allowed.

Media & Press

  1. Press and Editorial Information
  2. Marketing & Media Partnerships
  1. Press and Editorial Information
  2. Marketing & Media Partnerships
    For Marketing and Media Partnerships inquiries, please email info@dcjamfest.com.