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Offline Thin Red Swine

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Re: Garth
« Reply #150 on: April 28, 2022, 06:50:42 AM »
Not being there, I don’t know the exact stage dimensions, but let’s rough it out.

The field, including end zones and excluding end/side aprons, is 162’ x 360’ = 58,320 s.f.  If there was 25% of that space occupied by the stage, barricades, sound equipment, etc. we’re left with 43,740 sf.   Most event planners will tell you it’s customary for 6 sf of standing space per person and if there were seats that probably goes up to 10 sf per.   So the number on the field would be somewhere between 4,000 and 8,000.   

If you squeezed the staging down to 10% and allowed only 4 sf per person it still would be just 13,000 people.  Not as many as the naked eye might think. 

So 88k total sounds about right.  No more than that.   




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Re: Garth
« Reply #151 on: April 28, 2022, 07:11:24 AM »
One of my Landmark event staff friends told me they sold 8600 floor seats. That jibes with TRS's SF numbers.


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Re: Garth
« Reply #152 on: April 28, 2022, 08:40:51 AM »
I dont believe that was only 10k at field level.

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Re: Garth
« Reply #153 on: May 09, 2022, 08:14:06 AM »
Apparently Garth chose to include “Callin Baton Rouge” in his last concert— at Notre Dame Stadium. 

Pretty damn funny.

Damn Bobby Petrino!!!  What the Hell was he thinking?