Derry’s Peace Bridge will be closed to the public from 1p.m. on Saturday August 15 to cater for the Club MTV concert in Ebrington.
There will be a number of parking restrictions in place around Ebrington in the run-up to and during the concert.
Gates will open at 4:00p.m. on Saturday and there will be two entry sites to the concert venue; Gate A - Peace Bridge and Gate B - St. Columb’s Road.
Queuing is expected and at peak times it could take up to one hour to gain entry to the concert venue.
Music fans attending the concert are asked to have their tickets ready at the gate entrance.
What can I take in?
Search procedures will be in operation and prohibited items will be confiscated. These include food, drink, chairs, umbrellas, flags, flares, glass and any illegal substances.
The wearing of sports tops and political emblems is prohibited.
Each ticket holder will be permitted to take up to 500ml of water into the concert venue. However, the water container must be plastic and the seal must be unbroken.
Food and drink will be available to purchase at the event.
There are no ATMs at the concert venue.
Children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult, with a maximum of three children per adult.
The concert has been organised by Derry based events company Legacy Promotions Iona Ltd in conjunction with MTV.
Chris McKnight from Legacy Promotions urged ticket holders to make themselves familiar with the rules and regulations before arriving at the concert.
“It’s going to be a great day - so let’s enjoy it safely,” he told the ‘Journal’.
“This event is going to attract thousands and thousands of people so it’s important people take their time and plan ahead.
“There will be increased traffic into and out of the city so everyone is advised to allow extra time for when travelling.
“To avoid any disappointment I urge people to ensure that they have fully read and understood all of the rules and regulations before attending the event,” said Mr. McKnight.
Concert Set Times
4.00pm - 4.55pm - Incognito, Aztek, Conchur Mac
5.00pm - 6.00pm - Zenemy Djz Live
6.00pm - 7.00pm - David Zowie
7.00pm - 8.00pm - Nervo
8.00pm - 9.00pm - Philip George
9.00pm - 10.00pm - R3WIRE and Varski
10.00pm - 11.00pm - Galantis
Tickets to the event are still available and can be purchased via Ticket Master.