El Toro Loco gets crazy big air | Photo: Ross Dettman
The HUGEly popular Monster Jam Triple Threat Series presented by AMSOIL® is returning to the Verizon Center January 28-29 with an adrenaline charged motorsports experience for families. Giant bonus: You have a chance to win a Family 4-Pack of tickets to catch the action at the Saturday 1pm show through the giveaway below!
This AMSOIL series can only be seen in select cities across the country and features the most extreme athletes of Monster Jam. Here in DC, fans will witness a fierce battle for the championship with each competitor using customized high-powered vehicles: Monster Jam Speedsters, Monster Jam ATVs and the famous Monster Jam trucks.
Approximately 12 feet tall and about 12 feet wide, Monster Jam trucks are custom-designed machines that sit atop 66-inch-tall tires and weigh a minimum of 10,000 pounds. Built for short, high-powered bursts of speed, Monster Jam trucks generate 1,500 to 2,000 horsepower and are capable of speeds of up to 100 miles per hour. Monster Jam trucks can fly up to125 to 130 feet in distance and up to 35 feet in the air.
The premier athletes slated to compete to be the nation’s capital champion are Grave Digger, El Toro Loco, Pirate’s Curse, Shark, Alien Invasion, Zombie, Monster Mutt Rottweiler, and Blue Thunder.
Tickets start at $15 for seats in the stands. (I’ve also seen deal for select seats on Goldstar) You can also join Pit Parties from 10:30am – 12pm for an opportunity to meet the Monster Jam athletes and get up close to the Monster Jam trucks. Pit Passes are available for $10 at the arena box office, online at www.ticketmaster.com or Charge by Phone at 800-745-3000. Same day event ticket along with Pit Pass are required for entry.
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Giveaway: For a chance to win a Family 4-pack of tickets Monster Jam at the Verizon Center on January 28 at 1pm, simply leave a comment below telling me what you would name your Monster Jam vehicle (make it as creative or simple as you want). To be eligible to win, you must follow KidFriendly DC on Facebook (get an extra chance to win by entering there, too). This giveaway will run through next Friday, January 13, then a winner will be drawn at random and notified shortly thereafter. Good luck!
The widely popular Monster Jam featuring the AMSOIL Series tour is returning to Royal Farms Arena in Baltimore February 26-28 with a tantalizing points-paying endurance showdown. And I’m hosting a quick giveaway for one lucky KFDC reader to win a 4-Pack of tickets to catch the action at one of the shows!
Experience the energy and excitement with this exclusive showcase of endurance featuring the best lineup of Monster Jam trucks highlighted by more racing, more freestyle, more donuts, more wheelies and more action. Fans will once again be treated to competition vehicles such as the Monster Jam Speedsters and Monster Jam ATVs as they rip through the arenas during combative head-to-head racing action.
Headlining the tour this year will be eight more of Monster Jam’s fiercest athletes, which will represent each Monster Jam race team of Monster Jam trucks, Monster Jam Speedsters, and Monster Jam ATV’s, competing against one another to earn valuable points during each new event discipline. These athletes will be competing for a bid to the prestigious Monster Jam World Finals® held at Las Vegas’ Sam Boyd Stadium March 17-19.
Monster Jam Teams include Grave Digger®, Max-D®, ZombieSM, Monster Mutt® Dalmatian, El Toro Loco®, Scooby-DooTM, Monster Mutt® Rottweiler, and New Earth AuthoritySM.
Monster Jam shows will take place at Baltimore’s Royal Farms Arena on February 26 at 7:30pm, February 27 at 2pm & 7:30pm, and Sunday at 2pm. Tickets start at $20 and are available now through Ticketmaster or by calling 800-745-3000. Tickets may also be purchased at Ticketmaster Retail Locations or by purchasing them at the arena’s box office. All seats are reserved. For Group Sales, call 800-745-3000.
Giveaway: For a chance to win a 4-pack of tickets to one of the Monster Jam shows in Baltimore, leave a comment below telling me what you would name your Monster Jam vehicle (be as simple or creative as you want!). To be eligible to win, you must follow KidFriendly DC on Facebook and subscribe to the blog (sign-up is to the left). This giveaway will end TONIGHT at 10:00pm, so get your entries in soon! A winner will be selected and notified shortly thereafter. Good luck!