As the highly anticipated ‘Eras Tour’ makes its way to Chicago this weekend, the city is abuzz with Taylor Swift mania. Dedicated Swifties eagerly lined up outside Soldier Field on Thursday morning, hoping to secure coveted tour merchandise. The excitement was palpable as the first fan arrived in line as early as 1. a.m, determined to be among the very first to obtain the exclusive tour items.
The sale of ‘Eras Tour’ merchandise kicked off at 10 a.m on Thursday and is set to conclude at 7 p.m. Throughout the day, Skycam9 captured captivating ariel shots of extensive queues forming outside tents dedicated to selling the highly sought-after merchandise.
Chicago, brace yourself for an extraordinary event as the much anticipated ‘Eras Tour’ by Taylor Swift descends upon Soldier Field. Prepare to be immersed in a captivating three-hour journey through Swift’s illustrious discography, spanning an impressive 10 albums.
With an uninterrupted flow of music, fans are in for an exhilarating experience that will leave a lasting impression. The star-studded line-up is nothing short of impressive, featuring Owenn and Girl in red on Friday and Saturday, while MUNA and Gracie Abrams will kick off the festivities on Sunday. Each artist brings their unique talent to the stage, ensuring a dynamic and unforgettable performance that will captivate the audience from start to finish.
Before attending Taylor Swift’s highly sought-after sold-out shows on June 2, 3, and 4, here is everything you need to know to make the most of your experience.
The Friday and Saturday concerts will commence at 6:30 p.m. and feature the talented openers Owenn and Girl in Red. Similarly, the Sunday show will also start at the same time, with MUNA and Gracie Abrams as the opening acts. Taylor Swift herself will take the stage at approximately 8 p.m., treating the audience to a captivating three-hour set filled with her iconic music.
Eras Tour Bag policy
At Soldier Field, it is important to note that the venue follows the clear bag set by the NFL. This means that only specific types of bags are permitted inside the stadium. Clear bags that measure 12 by 6 by 12 inches and 1-gallon clear plastic freezer bags are allowed. Alternatively, small clutch bags that do not exceed 4.5 by 6.5 inches are also permitted.
If you have a bag that is prohibited, there are lockers available at the 18th Street Turnaround where you can keep them. It is worth mentioning that diaper bags must be carried within a clear bag, and only one bag per person is allowed, including children. This policy ensures safety and convenience for all attendees at Soldier Field.
What not to bring at Eras Tour
Soldier Field strictly prohibits certain items from being brought into the venue. These include standard purses, coolers, water bottles, backpacks, fanny packs, belt bags, cinch bags, strollers, mace/pepper spray, umbrellas, confetti, and video/movie cameras.
Smoking, including the use of e-cigarettes and vaping devices, is strictly forbidden within the stadium premise, and re-entry after exiting is not permitted. Here are some helpful tips to enhance your experience at the event.
Banners and signs are allowed at the vent. However, it is important to ensure that they do not obstruct the view of others or contain offensive language, advertising, or political slogans. Standard binoculars and cameras (without cases) are permitted as long as the camera lens is 6 inches or smaller. It is advisable to wear comfortable shoes as the event will last three hours. Since weather conditions can change, it is recommended to bring cardigans or poncho if needed.