Paisley to Perform at UGA

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By: Chelsea Beimfohr

The UGA Homecoming Committee and University Union are presenting country music superstar Brad Paisley tonight at the UGA Intramural Fields. The concert is only open to currently enrolled UGA student. It begins at 7:30. Here’s what you need to know for tonight’s event.


All UGA students are encouraged to use the bus system to get to the concert. Shuttles will be labeled “Intramural Field” and begin running at 6:00. The busses will run throughout the concert as well as after it’s over.

The stops for the concert shuttles are listed below:

• East Campus Rd @ Fraternity Park (end of Cedar St)
• Hooper St @ Psychology-Journalism (Payne, Milledge, Reed community)
• Russell Hall parking lot
• Oglethorpe Dining Commons
• Rutherford Hall
• Myers Quad
• East Campus Rd @ College Station Rd (concert drop-off location)

If you must drive to the concert, the UGA Homecoming Committee and University Union are encouraging parking in the following decks surrounding the intramural fields:

• East Village Deck (E05)
• East Campus Village Deck (E04)
• Performing Arts Center Deck (E20)

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Items Not Allowed 

All bags will be checked prior to entry. The following items are not allowed:

  • Alcoholic beverages, marijuana, or other illegal drugs. Any persons found with contraband in their possession are subject to ejection from the venue.
  • Glass bottles or aluminum/steel cans
  • Laser pointers
  • Audio or video recording devices, professional cameras or cameras with removable lenses
  • Selfie sticks/poles
  • Bullhorns or noisemakers
  • Any unsealed beverages
  • Chairs
  • Animals (except working service animals) – For ADA accommodations, please contact 706-542-6396 or
  • Coolers
  • Umbrellas
  • Bicycles

Attendees may bring one non-alcoholic beverage in a factory-sealed plastic container, not exceeding 32 oz. Only one beverage per person will be allowed.

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The sponsors say they will be giving away:

Social Media

There will also be two large social media give aways:

  • One (1) pair of roundtrip tickets to anywhere in the Continental US provided by Delta Air Lines
  • Charcoal grills from Johnsonville Sausage
For a chance to win the social media giveaways, post a photo from the concert on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram. Tag University Union (@ugaunion) and UGA Homecoming (@UGAHomecoming), and use the official hashtag (#CountryNationUGA). Make sure your photos are posted publically for a chance to win.
For any additional questions about tonight’s event, check out the FAQs page on the Brad Paisley concert website here:

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