Just about every industry has been adapting to outdoor
operations since the start of the pandemic, including the entertainment
Acoustic Spot Talent presented “Chords and Cars” — a live, drive-in concert at the Del Mar Fairgrounds Saturday night. Concert goers were able to listen along using their radios if they chose to keep their windows rolled up.
“It’s been a very different time the last few months and it was an opportunity we couldn’t pass up on,” said Sara Carruthers from Encinitas.
She and her husband, Josh, said they hadn’t been to a concert since January.
“Yup, it’s been a while,” said Josh.
It was a first-time experience for most.
“We’ve been to some drive-in movies during the COVID situation, but this is the first drive-in concert,” said Dan W., from downtown San Diego.
It was a first-time experience for headliner Whitney Shay, too, who said she had been preparing her performance for months.
“I’m ready to…