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September 28th, 2017

Coldplay’s A Head Full of Dreams tour to hit BC Place

Doors open at 5:00 PM; More than 40,000 guests expected to attend

Expect additional traffic due to multiple events in the area

Enhanced entry procedures in place for this special event – Fans are asked to arrive early!

Event organizers are advising guests who are attending Coldplay’s A Head Full of Dreams Tour concert at BC Place on Friday, September 29th 2017, of some key tips in order to help attendees have a memorable and seamless experience.

for fans attending Coldplay – A Head Full of Dreams Tour concert at BC Place

ARRIVE EARLY! More than 40,000 fans are expected this Friday night, so please allow ample time to get to your seats. Gates open at 5.00pm.

BE PREPARED for bag and security checks, and ensure you observe the prohibited items list provided in the Guest Information link below. Please note that bags larger than 14” x 14” x 6” will not be permitted.

ALL GATES ARE OPEN! ALL GUESTS including those with Floor tickets ENTER ANY GATE. Gates near Robson St. and Beatty Street (A, B, C and H) are high-traffic areas. Gates closest to Pacific Boulevard (D, E, F and G) are recommended for fastest entry! The gate shown on your ticket is the nearest entrance to your section, but all gates are available for entry.

THE NEIGHBOURHOOD WILL BE BUSY! Please note that Parq Vancouver will be opening on the evening of Friday, September 29, and a concert is also scheduled at Rogers Arena that night. These three events will create a high volume of traffic and pedestrian activity in the area. Additionally, public parking will be limited due to the increased activity in the area. Guests are encouraged to walk, use transit or cycle to the show.

In addition to these key tips, Fans are encouraged to read the complete Guest Information package that was sent to all ticket holders in advance of the show. A link to this information can be found at: Coldplay Guest Information

For up to minute information from the stadium, guests are also encouraged to follow @BCPlace on Twitter.


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Eddie Tabakman                                                      

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