Acadiana Drive-In: UFC 257 Poirier/McGregor
Presented by Lafayette Roofing & General Contractors
Acadiana Drive-In: UFC 257 Poirier/McGregor
Presented by Lafayette Roofing & General Contractors
- Jan 23Saturday / 8:00PM Buy Tickets
Encore Drive-In Nights has partnered with Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC®) to live stream UFC 257 at drive-in theaters across the United States. Headlining the January 23rd event is the highly anticipated rematch between one of UFC’s biggest stars, Conor McGregor, and opponent, Dustin Poirier.
The Acadiana Drive-In, presented by Lafayette Roofing & General Contractors, returns January 23, 2021, for the premiere live stream event of UFC 257! The Main Card Event will begin around 8PM with several opening fights before the McGregor/Poirier rematch.
Ticket Price is PER VEHICLE, up to 6 guests per vehicle. Taxes and any applicable fees additional.
A limited number of Early Bird tickets available at $59 per vehicle. Taxes & fees additional.
Know Before You Go
WHAT'S THE DEAL WITH TICKET PRICES?
Ticket price is per vehicle, not per individual. Each reserved parking spot includes a tailgate spot next to the vehicle for patrons who wish to bring their own lawn chairs and sit outside.
DO I NEED TO PRINT MY TICKET?
This is a Mobile Ticket Entry Event, no paper copies necessary.
WHERE CAN I BUY MY TICKET?
Tickets available online and in advance only at CAJUNDOME.com
WHAT DOES MY TICKET INCLUDE?
Ticket purchase is valid for a reserved parking space and tailgate space next to your vehicle. Passengers are limited to 6 guests with legal seat belts inside the vehicle. Patrons must arrive with their entire party in their vehicle, as there will be no will call available.
DO I HAVE TO WEAR A MASK?
In accordance with the State's mandatory face covering mandate, face coverings are required for entry into the event and must be worn whenever patrons are outside of their reserved parking or tailgating spots, such as when walking restroom or concession facilities.
WHERE CAN I PARK?
You will be directed to a parking spot upon entry by a member of our staff.
CAN I BRING IN MY OWN FOOD & DRINKS?
Please visit the CONCESSIONS tab on this page for food & beverage information. Food and beverages will be available for purchase on-site. Fans who choose to bring in their own food & beverage (30 qt ice chest or smaller) can do so by purchasing a Cooler Pass at the gate for $20 cash only.
CAN I BRING TAILGATE SUPPLIES?
No umbrellas, tents or other items that may restrict the view of other patrons permitted. Small battery operated fans permitted.
CAN I GET A REFUND?
No refunds available. This is an outdoor event. In the event of inclement weather, the venue may announce a reschedule date or move the show indoors if permitted to do so. In the event of a reschedule, previously purchased tickets will remain valid for the new date.
WHAT TIME CAN I ARRIVE?
Venue Gates are scheduled to open at 7:00PM (subject to change).
IS TAILGATING PERMITTED?
Tailgating in your designated spot is allowed. No cooking is allowed in tailgate spaces.
ARE POP-UP TENTS ALLOWED?
Tents, stand umbrellas and tarps are not permitted at any time during the event by guests.
ARE CHAIRS AND BLANKETS ALLOWED?
Yes, you may bring in lightweight portable chairs and blankets. All items will be subject to search.
ARE RESTROOMS & CONCESSIONS AVAILABLE?
Restrooms will be available for use and guests who need to use the facilities must follow social distancing restrictions and instructional signs. Guests must wear a protective mask/face covering when leaving their designated space to utilize the restroom area. Handicap restrooms will be available, and all restrooms will be monitored by a housekeeping attendant to ensure surfaces are cleaned frequently. A limited number of concessions stands will be available throughout the venue. Signage on site will direct you to their location, along with available menus. Guests must wear a mask/face covering when traveling to and from concessions areas and must follow social distancing restrictions. We kindly ask that all guests utilize the trash containers nearest their vehicles before exiting the venue and avoid leaving any trash in the parking lot.
WHAT FORM OF PAYMENT IS ACCEPTED AT THE EVENT?
Credit Card/Debit Card and cash payments will be accepted. We strongly encourage everyone to use credit card/debit card payments whenever possible.
WHAT HAPPENS IF IT RAINS?
The events are designated as rain or shine, however, your safety is our priority. In the event of inclement weather, event management may decide to delay the performance or make necessary arrangements to keep you, the talent and our staff safe. Important updates will be communicated through the venue and promoter’s social media platforms.
CAN CHILDREN ATTEND?
This is an all ages event. Anyone under the age of 18 MUST be accompanied by an adult and all patrons must be accounted for in the ticket purchase, regardless of age. All children over the age of 8 must wear a face covering if leaving the designated parking space and will be required to stay inside their parking and/or tailgate space at all times unless using the restrooms or concessions areas. Social distancing will be strictly enforced, no matter the age range, to keep everyone safe.
DO I HAVE TO LISTEN ON MY CAR STEREO?
Sound will be broadcast through a local FM station that you can tune into via your car stereo or a small battery operated radio, should you choose to bring one.
CAN I LEAVE AND COME BACK?
Re-entry is not permitted. Guests leaving the venue after their event ticket has been scanned will be subject to purchasing a new event ticket and will lose their original parking space.
HOW LONG ARE THE EVENTS?
The opening fights are expected to start around 8PM with the main event around 10PM.
WHAT IS PROHIBITED AT THE EVENT?
The following items are prohibited:
- Advertising, selling or promoting any third-party product (including, but not limited to, food and beverage items)
- Amplified sound systems (small portable speakers and car stereo systems are ok, but more not interfere with other guests experience.
- Outside food and beverages, unless a cooler pass is purchased
- Disorderly conduct
- Grills or fryers
- Kerosene lamps or open flames of any kind
- Laser pointers
- Nitrous tanks
- Tents, stand umbrellas and tarps
- Use of drones
- Knives or Weapons of any kind
Please note that failure to follow these guidelines may result in ejection from the event.
WHAT SECURITY MEASURES ARE BEING TAKEN?
The shows will be staffed with local police officers and private (t-shirt) security guards, just like you would see at a normal concert or event. They will be patrolling all areas inside the venue to ensure that social distancing practices are in place and fans are not congregating in large groups.
ARE PETS ALLOWED?
While we LOVE pets of all kinds, they are not permitted at these events. Certified support animals are welcome with documentation.
Front Row Upgrade
Upgrade your viewing experience to the first two rows! Skip the early line-up and guarantee front of theater parking.
A limited number of front row parking passes are available for purchase for $25 in advance or $30 at the gate the night of the event. Only 10 available.
Purchase your upgrade in advance by visiting our online order form. (Valid event drive-in ticket required in order to redeem any purchased upgrades.)
Concessions & Cooler Pass Info
Food & Beverage will be available for purchase from local participating vendors.
Fans who choose to bring in outside food & beverage, may do so by purchasing a Cooler Pass in advance for $15 or at the gate for $20 cash only.
Purchase your Cooler Fee in advance by visiting our online order form. (Valid event drive-in ticket required in order to redeem any purchased upgrades.)
Food vendors include:
Masks, Social Distancing & Waiver
The Acadiana Drive-In will follow all current state guidelines regarding COVID-19.
All CDC, along with State and Local Health guidelines will be followed, and we are working closely with local and state agencies to ensure that these events meet or exceed all recommended standards.
- A face covering MUST be worn at all times if leaving your designated parking space, including traveling to and from restrooms, concessions and merchandise areas.
- If the above policies are not adhered to, you will be asked to leave the event with NO REFUND.
- Event staff will be wearing personal protective equipment as required by CDC guidelines.
- Policies are subject to change pending any changes in CDC and State guidelines.
We have taken enhanced health and safety measures—for you, our other guests and staff members. You must follow all posted instructions while attending The Acadiana Drive-In. An inherent risk of exposure to COVID-19 exists in any public place where people are present.
By attending The Acadiana Drive-In, you and any guests voluntarily assume all risks related to exposure to COVID-19 and agree to not hold the CAJUNDOME, Social Entertainment, or any of their affiliates, directors, employees, agents, contractors, or volunteers liable for any illness or injury.
Help keep each other healthy.
Fans will enter the Acadiana Drive-In at CAJUNDOME Gate 11 on Reinhardt Drive. Gate is presently scheduled to open at 7PM.
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