Monster Jam® Returns to MetLife Stadium for Action-Packed Family Fun on July 17
Enhanced Health and Safety Measures Implemented for Fan Wellness
East Rutherford, N.J. (June 8, 2021) – This. Is. Monster Jam®! The most action-packed motorsports experience for families in the world today returns to East Rutherford for a high-octane weekend at MetLife Stadium on Saturday, July 17 at full capacity. Monster Jam®, making its first New Jersey stop following a pandemic pause, features the ultimate mix of high-flying action and four-wheel excitement. Tickets start at $25 on ticketmaster.com with Monster Jam Preferred Customers able to purchase advance tickets starting today, June 8, before tickets go on-sale to the general public on June 15. Fans can still sign up for free to become a Monster Jam Preferred Customer and get exclusive access to the pre-sale offer code.
As the pandemic recovery progresses, Monster Jam is monitoring changes to government mandates, public health guidelines and industry standards and is working closely with our venue partners to adjust protocols for the safety and wellness of guests based on state and local requirements. For details about Monster Jam’s Ultimate Lineup for Fan Wellness, please go here. Face coverings are strongly encouraged and may be required per venue policies. Please wear a face covering if you are not fully vaccinated, as recommended by the CDC. More information about MetLife Stadium’s safety policy can be found here.
The Monster Jam Pit Party will return to East Rutherford on Saturday afternoon. At the Monster Jam Pit Party, you can see the massive trucks up close, watch live pre-race interviews and participate in Q&As with the drivers, get pre-signed autograph cards, take pictures and enjoy other family-friendly fun. Face covering rules apply.
Monster Jam has reimagined the live event guest experience and created contactless shopping for fans to order merchandise in advance or onsite from the comfort of their seat. Once ordered, guests can pick up their items at a convenient, contactless pickup station during the live event. Additional information can be found here.
East Rutherford fans will witness a fierce battle for the event championship with each skilled Monster Jam athlete tearing up the dirt with gravity-defying feats in 12,000-pound Monster Jam trucks going head-to-head for points in Freestyle, the Skills Challenge and Racing competitions. Plus, fans can become part of the action by voting for the winner in the Skills Challenge and Freestyle competitions via real-time, in-stadium fan voting on their smartphones.
The all-star truck lineup will feature multiple fan favorites including Adam Anderson returning in his black and green recking machine, the legendary Grave Digger®. 12-time Monster Jam World Finals® champion Tom Meents will be competing in Max-D™ while Todd LeDuc aims to crush the competition in Monster Energy®.
Adding to this world-class roster is GUINNESS WORLD RECORD title holder Bryce Kenny in Great Clips Mohawk Warrior®, featured in the August Discovery Channel TV special Monster Jam: Breaking World Records. Two-time Monster Jam World Finals® champion, Ryan Anderson, gets behind the wheel of Bakugan Dragonoid™ in a limited-time, special appearance. Tristan England competes in Megalodon® and Kayla Blood makes her 2021 Monster Jam return in Soldier Fortune. Bryan Wright vies for the championship in Hooked, while Buddy Tompkins returns in Xtermigator and Jack Brown competes in FTI Torque, respectively. Monster Mutt® Dalmatian-Galaxy and Stone Crusher round out the epic 12-truck lineup.
Monster Jam drivers are trained, world-class male and female athletes who have mastered not only the physical strength and mental stamina needed to compete, but the vital dexterity to control 12,000-pound machines capable of doing backflips, vertical two-wheel skills and racing at speeds up to 70 miles-per-hour to produce jaw-dropping, live motorsports action seen around the world.
WHEN: Saturday, July 17, 2021 –7:00pm | Pit Party 2:30pm – 5:30pm
WHERE: MetLife Stadium | 1 MetLife Stadium Dr, East Rutherford, NJ 07073
TRUCK LINEUP: Grave Digger® driven by Adam Anderson; Monster Energy® driven by Todd LeDuc; Great Clips Mohawk Warrior® driven by Bryce Kenny; Max-D™ driven by Tom Meents; Bakugan Dragonoid™ driven by Ryan Anderson; Megalodon® driven by Tristan England; Monster Mutt® Dalmatian-Galaxy driver TBA; Soldier Fortune driven by Kayla Blood; Hooked driven by Bryan Wright; Xtermigator driven by Buddy Tompkins; Stone Crusher driver TBA and FTI Torque driven by Jack Brown.
**Truck and driver line-up subject to change
TICKETS: Event Tickets start at $25 each*
Pit Party Passes are $15 each*
Tickets will be available for purchase online at ticketmaster.com
*Ticket prices subject to change – venue/ticketing fees may apply.
PHOTO/VIDEO ASSETS: Media can download truck/driver photos and other press materials directly here.
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