Dave Matthews Band concert-goers continue to arrive early
More and more people are trying to find ways to avoid traffic jams entering the Star Lake Pavilion. Some people are dropped off at the entrance and walk to the pavilion, while others arrive an hour before the gates open and line up. Route 18. Even a concert-goer with an early parking pass arrived an hour before his 2pm parking gates opened. “He recently got here before the gates opened, according to stories he heard after an event or two here,” said Bill Jacobs of Syracuse, New York. “That’s what I hear,” said Kelly Frost, who said past experience taught her and her group of friends to lead the line, “not so much with Jimmy Buffet. It was fine, but it wasn’t a problem with the dead.” “Everyone at the company was very frustrated. Within minutes of the gates to the free parking lot opening at 4 p.m., traffic had receded from the Star Lake entrance to Route 22.
More and more people are trying to figure out how to break through the traffic lines entering the Starlake pavilion.
Some people are dropped off at the entrance and walk to the pavilion, while others arrive an hour before the gates open and line up along Route 18.
Concert-goers with early parking tickets also arrived an hour before the 2:00 PM parking gates opened.
“The story I heard after the last one or two events here is to get here before the gates open,” says Bill Jacobs of Syracuse, New York. “That’s what I hear.”
Kelly Frost said past experiences have taught her and her group of friends to lead, “It wasn’t a big deal with Jimmy Buffet, but with Dead & Co. I could see people very frustrated, but we’re here early today because sometimes we learn from other people’s mistakes. ”
Traffic jams from Star Lake entrance to Route 22 within minutes of free parking gates opening at 4pm