FAQs: Metallica presented by The Native Fund at Iowa Speedway

FAQs: Metallica presented by The Native Fund at Iowa Speedway

The Announcement: Today the band Metallica, in partnership with The Native Fund, announced an additional pit stop during their current 2017 North American Tour. On Friday, June 9, Metallica will perform at Iowa Speedway, returning to the state for the first time since 2008. The concert, benefiting The Native Fund, will also include performances by Avenged Sevenfold and Volbeat.

The Native Fund: This announcement marks the highly-anticipated follow-up to The Native Fund’s 2016 inaugural fundraising concert. All proceeds from the event will benefit The Native Fund, founded by Iowa natives Ashton Kutcher and Dallas Clark. A 501(c)3 organization, the Native Fund aims to provide assistance to Iowans in their time of need. Fans are encouraged to visit their website, listed below, for specifics on the incredible work they do for the State of Iowa and its people.

Event Tickets: Tickets will be available to the general public and sold exclusively by The Native Fund through Ticketmaster on Friday, April 21, at 10:00 a.m. CT. Iowa Speedway Newton Club Members and Season Ticket Holders will be offered an exclusive pre-sale code, with access starting on Thursday, April 20, at 10:00 a.m. CT. Iowa Speedway will distribute the exclusive pre-sale codes via email later this week. Please note, season tickets, credentials, campsites, parking passes, and other related assets provided by Iowa Speedway are not valid for this event.

Schedule (Subject to Change)
Event: Friday, June 9, 2017
Parking Lots Open: 12:00 p.m. CT
Gates Open: 4:00 p.m. CT
Show Start: 6:00 p.m. CT

Frequently Asked Questions

Where can I find more information?
– Please visit http://www.thenativefund.org/

Where can I make a donation to The Native Fund?
– Please visit http://www.thenativefund.org/donate

Can I sign up to volunteer for the event?
– Please visit http://www.thenativefund.org/

Where can I buy tickets for the Metallica concert?
– Please note, Iowa Speedway will not be selling tickets through our box office
– The Native Fund will be selling tickets exclusively through Ticketmaster on their website and box office phone
– Public On-Sale Date: Friday, April 21, at 10:00 a.m. CT
– Website: Ticketmaster.com
– Phone: 800.745.3000

Who do I call for Customer Service?
– Ticketmaster Customer Service Phone: 800.653.8000
– Ticketmaster Customer Service Portal: http://help.ticketmaster.com/contact-us/?_ga=1.122046091.1260619126.1490020082

How will the venue be set up? Will there be Reserved Seating? Will there be Floor Access?
– Venue Set Up: An interactive seating map with ticket pricing will be available at http://www.ticketmaster.com/
– Reserved Seating: Yes, reserved seating in the grandstands will be available for purchase
– Floor Access: Yes, General Admission floor tickets will be available for purchase

Will this event be ADA-Accessible?
– Yes, ADA-Accessible parking and seating are available
– Please contact Ticketmaster for more information

Are there any camping options?
– Unfortunately, no. This is a one-day show, so camping will not be available, offered, or permitted on Iowa Speedway property

Will there be food and beverage available for purchase during the event?
– Yes! The Native Fund is working with Americrown, the official food and beverage service provider of Iowa Speedway, to provide food and beverage products across the entire property

More Information
The Native Fund: http://www.thenativefund.org/

About Iowa Speedway
Iowa Speedway, The Fastest Short Track on the Planet, is a state-of-the-art 7/8-mile asphalt paved tri-oval race track and motorsports facility located in Newton, Iowa. Our 2017 schedule includes three exciting race weekends: June 23-24 (NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Iowa 200 and NASCAR XFINITY Series American Ethanol E15 250 presented by Enogen), July 8-9 (ARCA Racing Series Iowa 150 and Verizon IndyCar Series Iowa Corn 300) and July 28-29 (NASCAR K&N Pro Series Casey’s General Stores 150 presented by Vatterott College and NASCAR XFINITY Series U.S. Cellular 250). For tickets, call 1.866.787.8946. To learn more, visit www.IowaSpeedway.com, “like” us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter and Instagram.