Description provided by BML Public Relations to Patch.
This four-wheeled extravaganza features heart-pounding racing and unbelievable freestyle driving that is affordably priced for the whole family with $15 seats for kids and tickets starting at $30 for adults. Tickets can be purchased at the IZOD Center Box Office, www.Ticketmaster.com or by calling 1-800-745-3000.
Monster Jam will be performing at the IZOD Center on:
Friday, February 1
*Pit Party from 5:30-6:30 PM
Saturday, February 2
*Pit Party from 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM
The event will feature some of the most powerful monster trucks in the circuit, including the legendary Grave Digger, Shockwave, El Toro Loco, Son UVA Digger, Team Hot Wheels Firestorm, Bounty Hunter, Scarlet Bandit and Thrasher.
Standing at 12 feet tall and about 12 feet wide, monster trucks are custom-designed machines that sit atop 66-inch-tall tires and weigh a minimum of 10,000 pounds. Built for short, high-powered bursts of speed,monster trucks generate 1,500 to 2,000 horsepower and are capable of speeds of up to 100 miles per hour.Monster trucks can fly up to 130 feet (a distance greater than 14 cars side by side) and up to 35 feet in the air.
The Party in the Pits on February 1 from 5:30 – 6:30 PM and February 2 from 11:00 – 2:00 PM gives fans the opportunity to view the trucks up close and meet the drivers of the massive monster trucks.
Monster Jam, sanctioned by the United States Hot Rod Association®, is the most popular monster truck tour, performing to over 4 million fans annually at the most prestigious arenas and stadiums throughout the world.Monster Jam® shows consist of three main fan-favorite elements – the pit party, racing and freestyle. The pit party gives all fans a chance to meet the stars of Monster Jam up-close while taking pictures and getting autographs.