Ballpark concerts are a Major League Baseball groundskeeper’s worst nightmare. The natural grass fields they keep in pristine condition over the course of the six-month season can take a beating in one night from thousands of people congregating on the field for those non-baseball events.
In addition, the staging and flooring required to produce these shows doesn’t do the teams any favors. After concerts, groundskeepers typically scramble to replace damaged portions of the o...
Don Muret has been a reporter for 35 years, including 25 years in trade journalism at SportsBusiness Journal and the old Amusement Business magazine before joining VenuesNow in December 2017. Previously, he worked 10 years as a sports writer for multiple daily and weekly newspapers. The Cedar Rapids, Iowa native has a journalism degree from Drake University and attended graduate school at the University of Iowa. He’s a diehard Chicago Cubs fan and loves live music. Muret lives in Charlotte with his wife, Dana, and their two teenage daughters, Madeline and Carolyn.
Don can be reached at (704) 877-7399 or email@example.com
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