Where can I purchase tickets and what is the cost?
While ample tickets will be available at the gate on the day of the event, advance tickets may be purchased at palisadesparade.org for $5. Kids 12 and under are free. VIP reserve parking is also avaialable for $10.
Why do you charge for what used to be a free event?
We decided several years ago that charging a modest fee would benefit local kids. All profits from the event are donated to the music program at Palisades Charter High School.
Is this an “all ages” event?
Absolutely! The diverse program is designed to offer something to people of all ages, from toddlers to seniors.
What time does the event begin and end?
Gates open at 6:00 p.m. The concert begins at 6:30 p.m. sharp. Fireworks at approximately 9:15 p.m. The event is over by 10:00 p.m.
Where can I park?
We encourage walking if at all possible. Limited parking is available in the Palisades Charter High School lot directly west of the school. Additional parking is available on neighboring streets to the east, west, and southwest of the school. VIP reserve parking can also be purchased in advance for $10 at palisadesparade.org .
Are pets allowed?
No pets are allowed within the Stadium.
How can my band/group perform at the concerts?
Those interested in performing should send a mp3 files or other audition materials to Keith Turner at email@example.com.
Is there seating available?
Seating is available in the stadium bleachers and on the field surface. Blankets are suggested for use on the field surface. If you wish to bring portable chairs, we ask that you please bring only low beach chairs without stick legs so not to block the view of other concert-goers, and to help preserve the field surface.
Where can I eat? Is alcohol permitted?
No food or drink will be sold at the event. If you wish to bring your own, food and drink is permitted outside of the stadium and in the stadium bleachers. In order to preserve the artificial playing surface absolutely no food or drink, other than water, is allowed on the field surface itself. Some food items will be sold by the Palisades Charter High School Student Body in the adjoining stadium parking lot, but will not be allowed to be taken onto the field area. Alcohol consumption is not permitted anywhere on the grounds of Palisades Charter High School. Please do not bring alcohol to the event.
Is smoking permitted?
Smoking is not permitted in the Stadium or anywhere on the grounds of Palisades Charter High School.
How cold does it get?
It never gets really cold but after the sun goes down it can sometimes get a bit chilly requiring only a sweater or light jacket.
How do I become a Palisades Rocks the Fourth sponsor?
Information on event sponsorship can be found on our Sponsorship page.
How can I support the event?
There are many ways to support the event:
1. Volunteer — there are a lot of small tasks that are to be completed on the staffing end
2. Make a donation — all gifts large and small are much appreciated
3. If you are interested in sponsorship, contact Keith Turner at (310) 454-6190.