ORLANDO, Fla. (FOX 35 WOFL) - A press conference was held on Wednesday to announce that Orlando will be the first host city in the Monster Jam World Finals' new schedule in 2019 and 2020.
Monster Jam Finals XX will be held on May 10th- 11th in 2019. Monster Jam Finals XXI will follow in 2020. Both events will be held at the Camping World Stadium.
“We are thrilled to announce the next step in the evolution of the Monster Jam franchise as we embark on a new chapter. Like other major sporting events, such as the Super Bowl and the NCAA Final Four, Feld Entertainment will bring our marquee event to world class destinations across the U.S., starting here in Orlando with our 20th Anniversary of Monster Jam World Finals,” said Kenneth Feld, Chairman & CEO, Feld Entertainment. “Orlando is a city that is not only a premier sports destination, but it’s a city synonymous with family entertainment.We’re excited to make Monster Jam World Finals accessible to even more fans, with the anticipation of over 50,000 fans from around the world converging on “The City Beautiful.”
“Bringing Monster Jam World Finals to Camping World Stadium next year is a big deal for Orlando and further proof we are one of the country's premier sports event destinations,” said Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer. “We’re grateful for our longstanding partnership with Feld Entertainment and can’t wait to see our stadium packed with fans of Monster Jam's premier event.”
"We are thrilled to host Monster Jam World Finals in Central Florida,” said Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs. “There’s simply no place like Orlando when it comes to a family and fan-friendly environment. We welcome fans from around the world to our great community for this action-packed event.”
“On behalf of our board of directors and community partners, we are looking forward to hosting Monster Jam World Finals in 2019 and 2020,” said Jason Siegel, CEO of the Central Florida Sports Commission. “We want to thank the Feld family for the opportunity to welcome one of their premier events to Camping World Stadium, and we know their fans and athletes will have a tremendous experience here in Central Florida.“
Tickets to Monster Jam World Finals XX go on pre-sale to preferred customers starting October 16th and on sale to the public starting November 1st. For more information, visit HERE and tune into the Monster Jam 2019 Season Kickoff live on MonsterJam.com on September 18th at 7:00 p.m. EST.