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Lambeau Field preparing for Paul McCartney concert

Guests asked to arrive early for enhanced security, reminded of carry-in policies; Merchandise available for purchase Friday and Saturday


Lambeau Field is preparing for Saturday's Paul McCartney concert, part of his Freshen Up Tour, and music fans attending the show are asked to arrive early and keep in mind the stadium's carry-in policy and other important information.

The event will be held rain or shine, with gates opening at 6 p.m. Please note, Paul McCartney may go on stage promptly at 8 p.m.; there is no opening act.

The Lambeau Field Atrium, including the Packers Pro Shop, Packers Hall of Fame and 1919 Kitchen & Tap, will be open to ticketed guests only on Saturday, beginning at 4 p.m. The Atrium will not be open to the public earlier in the day. No exit scanning is available; all guests who exit the stadium after 4 p.m. will not be granted re-entry with the same ticket.

Parking, which is first-come, first-served and priced at $20, will be available the day of the event beginning at 4 p.m. in the Lambeau Field parking lots. The Johnsonville Tailgate Village in Lambeau Field's east parking lot will also be open with food, beverages and live music from 4 to 8 p.m.

Concert-goers should arrive early to allow extra time to enter the stadium. The safety and carry-in policies enforced for the concert are the same as a gameday at Lambeau Field. Guests will be allowed to carry in a clear bag that does not exceed 12" by 6" by 12", or a one-gallon clear plastic bag. Small clutch purses that do not exceed 4.5" by 6.5" are permitted.

Additional clothing, blankets, etc. are allowed inside if carried loosely or in an approved clear bag. Traditional stadium seats with backs and seat pads are permitted as long as they do not exceed 18" wide and contain no pockets, zippers or concealable areas. An exception will be made for medically necessary items after proper inspection at the Special Exceptions gate located on the north side of the stadium adjacent to the Miller Lite Gate.

Items not permitted to be carried into the stadium include firearms and other weapons, backpacks, coolers, strollers, umbrellas, duffel bags, large purses, fanny packs, obstructive banners and signs, food and beverages, noisemakers of any kind, selfie sticks, video cameras and still photo cameras with lenses over 12 inches.

Additionally, attendees with field level tickets must obtain a wristband to access their sections prior to going down to the field. The wristbands can be acquired at the field seating check-in stations, located inside each gate of the main concourse, and guests will be directed to a field access point.

Exclusive Paul McCartney concert merchandise, as well as Packers and Paul McCartney co-branded merchandise, will also be available for purchase beginning at 3 p.m. on Friday, June 7, in the Lambeau Field Atrium. On Saturday, merchandise will be available starting at 4 p.m. at outdoor booths adjacent to the Johnsonville Tailgate Village and on the west side of Lambeau Field between the Associated Bank Gate and the Kwik Trip Gate. Inside the stadium, merchandise will be available in the Atrium and throughout the concourses for the duration of the show.

A limited number of portable seat backs are available for rental for $6 in the lower concourse near the Fleet Farm Gate, Oneida Nation Gate, Kwik Trip Gate and section 111/113 near the Miller Lite Gate.

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