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The health and safety of our audiences, artists, and staff is our top priority. We are committed to ensuring that you have an exceptional experience, with confidence in the policies and procedures designed for a safe environment for all. Our policies and procedures are created to align with the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health’s protocols. We will continue to update this page and our patrons directly as concert protocols are updated.

Guest Requirements

In addition to House Rules, the following protocols are required for all visitors:

Masks are required.

Los Angeles County Department of Public Health requires all guests at 2 or older wear masks at all times when not actively eating or drinking in their ticketed seat or designated dining areas. Please wear a mask to the concert and on all public transit.

Wear a mask with two or more layers. Wear the mask over your nose and mouth and under your chin. The following are prohibited: Masks with exhalation valves; masks made of loosely woven fabrics; scarves, buffs, bandanas, gaiters, and face shields alone (inadequate protection). Masks will be available upon request. 

Vaccination Policy

The Los Angeles County of Department of Public Health strongly recommends that all guests be fully vaccinated or obtain a negative COVID-19 test result with 72 hours of attending the event.

For October 12 & 13, 2021 Dave Grohl performances: By purchasing tickets for this event, you confirm that at the time of the event you will be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 (14 days past final vaccination dose), OR will have received a negative COVID-19 test within 48-hours of the event. You confirm you will provide proof of vaccination (i.e., original vaccination card, copy of vaccination card, picture of vaccination card), Or proof of a negative COVID-19 diagnostic test within 48-hours before entry to The Ford for the event. Children under 12 years of age or visitors with a valid medical exemption preventing vaccination will be required to take a COVID-19 diagnostic test within 48-hours before entry to The Ford, and will provide proof of negative result to security prior to entering The Ford. Mask wearing will be required.


Stay at home if you are ill.

Stay home if you are sick or have COVID-19 symptoms, have been in contact with someone known to be or suspected to have been infected with COVID-19 within the last 10 days, or if you are subject to a quarantine or isolation order. For ticket return options, please contact Audience Services.

Sanitize your hands frequently.

Wash your hands with soap and water for at least 20 seconds.

Enhanced Health and Safety Measures

In alignment with the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health’s guidelines, The Ford has implemented the following policies and procedures to provide a safe environment for our audiences, artists, and staff:

Hourly cleaning

Across high-touch locations and surfaces

Hand sanitization stations

Positioned throughout the venue

Reduced contact ticketing

Digital tickets are able to be scanned directly from your mobile device. Learn more here.

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