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About the Venue: Policies and FAQ

Our 5,500-capacity Amphitheater is THE venue for live concerts, festivals and events in downtown Raleigh.


Red Hat Amphitheater Lawn

Frequently Asked Questions (click question to view answer)

Policies:

"Can we bring in cameras?"

"Can we bring chairs for lawn seating?"

Seats:

"Are there real seats in the General Admission pit area?"

Tickets:

"Where can you pick up the tickets from will call on the night of the show?"

"Is there a box office we can buy tickets?"

Parking:

"Is there a dedicated parking lot for the amphitheater?"

"What kind of alcohol is sold at the amphitheater?"


Policies

The following items are not allowed inside the Red Hat Amphitheater:

Prohibited Items:

  • No Large Backpacks - wide strap (bookbag and larger)
    No Outside food & beverage (one sealed bottle of water is permitted)
  • No Umbrellas
  • No weapons of any kind (including pocket knives & wallet chains)
  • No alcohol & drugs
  • No glass bottles & cans
  • No skateboards & in-line skates
  • No fireworks
  • No baby strollers
  • No umbrellas
  • No professional cameras (those with detachable lens), video and audio, recording devices
  • No lawn chairs
  • No smoking other than in designated smoking areas

The following is a list of items you may bring into the Red Hat Amphitheater:

Permitted Items:

  • One factory-sealed bottle of water per guest (maximum size one liter)
  • Small blankets
  • Small backpacks (string over the shoulder), pocketbooks, purses and handbags

Additional Information:

*All children 2 and under are free.

***ALL GUESTS ARE SUBJECT TO BAG SEARCHES AND VARIOUS LEVELS OF SCREENING SUBJECT TO ARTIST OR MANAGEMENT DISCRETION***