Dave Matthews Band

September 2, 2021

The Gorge Covid-19 Protocols and Information

Dave Matthews Band is looking forward to seeing you at The Gorge this weekend!

Important reminders:

  • Doors open at 3:30PM. Music begins at 5PM.
  • Please plan for longer than usual wait times at security and come prepared with your proof of vaccination or negative Covid test. Pre-screening information is below.
  • Please be patient and respectful of the staff and fellow fans.
  • Plan for traffic delays close to the venue. Carpooling is highly recommended. Visit the venue website for parking information.
  • Patrons are encouraged to visit the venue website for information about entry restrictions. Please pay attention to the Clear Bag policy in force for this event.

Covid-19 Protocols:

This show is requiring all fans to provide PRINTED proof of a negative COVID-19 test within 48 hours of the event OR full vaccination for entry.

  • All fans must have received a negative COVID-19 diagnostic test within 48-hours before entry to the facility and provide printed proof of a negative result prior to entering the venue. Or, be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 (at least two weeks after final dose) and provide proof of vaccination – either the original vaccination card or a printed copy of the vaccination card.
  • Unvaccinated fans under 12 years of age will be required to take a COVID-19 diagnostic test within 48-hours before entry to the facility and will provide printed proof of negative result prior to entering the venue.
  • Unvaccinated fans over 12 years old with a valid medical restriction & medical note will be required to take a COVID-19 diagnostic test within 48-hours before entry to the facility,and will provide printed proof of negative result prior to entering the venue.
  • Testing is not required to gain access to the campground with a valid camping ticket for your vehicle. Testing facilities are available in the campground for pre-screening for the events. This will speed up the process when you arrive at the venue and is recommended. At this time, testing is only required once for the entire weekend if you are not vaccinated. Please check for more information on arrival at the campground.

Onsite Testing Information:

  • Verification and on-site testing are available at campground.
    • One time test is good for whole weekend via issued wristband.
    • Campground testing hours
      • Thursday 1:00PM – 10:00PM
      • Friday 9:00AM – 7:00PM
      • Saturday 9:00AM – 7:00PM
      • Sunday 9:00AM – TBD
    • Testing at the venue is near box office outside the gate.
    • Venue testing hours
      • Friday 11:00AM – 9:00PM
      • Saturday  11:00AM – 9:00PM
      • Sunday 11:00AM – 9:00PM
    • Pre-screened fans with wristbands can bypass testing and verification points at the gate. Verification and testing are available outside the gate for those without wristbands.