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Martin Sexton Live at the Misquamicut Drive-In
September 12, 2020 @ 8:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Head “in a Westerly direction” as The United Theatre presents MARTIN SEXTON live at the Misquamicut Drive-In in Westerly, RI on Saturday, September 12th at 8:30pm. Please join us as we transform the drive-in to a concert venue for The United Theatre and Knickerbocker Music Center 2020 Summer Music Series presented in partnership with the Misquamicut Business Association. ONE TICKET PER CARLOAD. Music will be played via speakers and will also be broadcast to cars via FM transmitter. Gates open at 7:00pm. The show will begin at 8:30pm (with no opening act).
ABOUT MARTIN SEXTON
“The real thing, people.” -Billboard
In 2020 American singer-songwriter Martin Sexton extends touring in support of his ninth studio release Mixtape of the Open Road. The Wall Street Journal and CMT premiered tracks from the album that since garnered much critical acclaim.
“Outstanding taste in songwriting as well as a soul-marinated voice.” -Rolling Stone
Syracuse native Sexton got his start singing in the streets and subways of Boston in the early 90’s. Still fiercely independent and headlining venues from The Fillmore to Carnegie Hall, he has influenced a generation of contemporary artists. His songs have appeared in television series such as Scrubs, Parenthood, Masters of Sex and in numerous films, though it’s his incendiary live show, honest lyrics, and vocal prowess that keep fans coming back for more.
There are two ticket types available for the show…
LOT A Tickets – $125 PER CAR – 5 person max capacity – No oversize vehicles*
LOT B Tickets – $100 PER CAR – 5 person max capacity – No oversize vehicles*
*Vehicles with more than 5 persons will be refused entry without refund.
Tickets must be purchased through Eventbrite in advance. No cash sales and no sales at the gate. All tickets are non-refundable.
Q: What time do gates open?
A: Gates open at 7:00pm. The show will begin at 8:30pm (with no opening act).
Q: What is the difference between LOT A and LOT B?
A: LOT A is closest to the stage and will be able to better hear sound from the speakers. Weather pending, you will be able to enjoy the show outside in front of or next to your car (with social distancing). In LOT B – The main stage speaker sound will be limited but the show will be available on FM radio and shown on the big screen. Weather pending, you will still be able to enjoy the show outside in front of or next to your car (with social distancing). Please note that parking in each lot is determined on a first come, first serve basis. All tickets are general admission based on each LOT.
Q: What precautions are being taken due to COVID-19?
A: Rules are in place per the State as a result of COVID-19. Social distancing will be in effect and will be monitored. Cars will be parked 6 feet apart. You can sit outside the car but cannot congregate in groups outside of those in your immediate party. When walking to the restrooms, concession area, or anywhere outside of the area surrounding your car you must wear a mask. Only one person or family permitted to the restrooms at a time – masks must be worn and social distancing observed. These rules will be strictly enforced and those who do not comply will be asked to leave and will not be provided a refund.
Q: Can I purchase tickets at the door?
A:Tickets must be purchased through Eventbrite in advance. No cash sales and no sales at the gate. You can either print your ticket or display it on your mobile phone for ‘no touch’ entry at the gate.
Q: What type of vehicles are allowed and how many people are allowed per car?
A: Each ticket admits one car, with a max of five occupants. 5 seat passenger vehicles only. Mid sized trucks and SUVs allowed. NO oversized vehicles of any kind. Cars with more than five occupants will be turned away without refund. You will not be allowed to move your vehicle to another spot. Your view of the stage and sound heard from the speakers will be dependent on your location and the number of large vehicles in the lot, but sound via your car radio is available throughout. Please bring your smallest vehicle so that everyone will be able to see the stage.
Q: Can I keep my car running during the show?
A: We ask that you please turn off your car when you park. We ask that you don’t leave your vehicle idling for more than ten minutes.
Q: What if it rains?
A: All Drive-In events are rain or shine. In case of rain, the show will go on. There are no refunds for any reason.
Q: Can I sit outside of my car? How about in front of the stage?
A: Patrons may bring lawn chairs and sit/stand in the empty spot in front of or adjacent to the left of their vehicle. Nobody is permitted to sit, stand, or dance in front of the stage at any time. Absolutely no out-of-vehicle gatherings beyond those in your vehicle. No umbrellas or tents of any kind.