Raiders gear up for more Vax screenings this weekend as secondary market ticket prices drop for MNF Raiders-Ravens game at Allegiant Stadium
By Alan Snel from LVSportsBiz.com
Outdoor Raiders video showed an American flag on September 11, a day of remembrance and reflection for a country that suffered two decades ago
September 11 also revealed an America with heart, compassion and unity – a sense of solidarity lacking in the midst of a coronavirus pandemic that has killed 650,000 Americans. That’s the death toll of over 200 9/11.
On that day, the COVID-19 virus was in the foreground at the Allegiant Stadium of the Las Vegas Raiders, where an alternate screening tent was erected and workers prepared to help fans with any issues with vaccination against the virus. COVID. The Raiders are the first NFL team to demand that fans be vaccinated against the virus in order to attend Monday night’s football game between the Raiders and the Baltimore Ravens.
If you are a Raiders membership holder, the NFL team in their second season in Las Vegas will refund your money or you have the option to postpone your season plan until 2022.
Raiders owner Mark Davis, who said he was vaccinated, declared the vaccination requirement policy last month as he said stadium staff could not monitor everyone inside the dome, 65,000 seats, to wear masks.
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There is an indoor mask warrant in Clark County, where there are 802 new cases of COVID on September 10. But LVSportsBiz.com has seen many fans at sporting events inside Allegiant Stadium not wearing masks even though there is an indoor mask policy in the county. The Vegas Golden Knights have not said anything about a vaccination requirement for fans to attend home games in the T-Mobile Arena.
The first VGK preseason game at T-Mobile Arena takes place on September 26, the same day the Raiders host the Miami Dolphins and Las Vegas Motor Speedway hosts a NASCAR race.
The Raiders’ ticket prices for MNF game are dropping in the secondary market. The cheapest Raiders-Ravens ticket costs $ 167, plus about $ 50 in additional fees.
When Davis held a press conference on the COVID vax requirement, he said the team encountered some opposition from fans.
On Saturday, LVSportsBiz.com saw workers applying paint to the grass, which is maintained outside the stadium, and then inserted onto a tray in the stadium. Looked.
The alternative screening tent is located in Parking Lot B on the north side of the stadium near the corner of Hacienda-Polaris Avenue.
The Raiders are trying to resolve fan virus vaccination issues on Saturday and Sunday ahead of Monday’s game. If you are partially vaccinated, you will need to wear a mask inside the stadium for the Ravens-Raiders game on Monday.
It’s a historic day in Las Vegas as it is the Raiders’ first regular season game inside the stadium. The overall budget for the stadium project was around $ 2 billion, of which $ 1.4 billion was for the construction of the site. Southern Nevada has contributed $ 750 million towards the construction of the stadium.
The Raiders organize alternative screenings from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturdays and Sundays. If you have vaccination issues for the game, contact LVSportsBiz.com to share your thoughts at [email protected]
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