The R-LINE, Downtown Raleigh’s free circulating bus, has a stop at Red Hat Amphitheater (R12). When you exit the bus, an entry gate and the Red Hat Amphitheater Box Office will be to your left at the corner of Cabarrus and McDowell streets.
For hours of service and more information about the R-LINE, please visit the R-LINE website.
The Red Hat Amphitheater is located adjacent to the Raleigh Convention Center. We are located at 500 South McDowell Street, Raleigh, NC 27601.
From Points West: I-40 east to exit 298A South Saunders Street; turn left onto South Saunders Street
From Points East: 64/264 to I-440 east; merge onto I-40 west and exit at 298B South Saunders Street; turn right on South Saunders Street
From Points South: US-1 north to I-40 east; exit at 298A South Saunders Street; turn left onto South Saunders Street
From Points North: US-1 South into the city - left on Lenoir Street then left onto McDowell Street
The closest public parking decks to Red Hat Amphitheater are located at
- Lenoir Street between Salisbury and McDowell Street
- South Street between Salisbury and McDowell Street
- Davie Street between McDowell and Dawson Street
- Cabarrus Street between McDowell and Dawson Street
- Salisbury Street between Cabarrus and Davie Street
Accessible parking spaces are available on the first level of each garage. Visit our Accessibility page for more information.
Please note that the listed parking decks are owned and operated by McLaurin Parking. Red Hat Amphitheater does not control the parking rates for these garages.