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Ascend Amphitheater - Nashville, TN

Ascend Amphitheater is an open-air venue that was built over an old landfill along the Cumberland River in Nashville, Tennessee. The LEED-certified venue hosts music concerts from an array of famous acts such as Dave Matthews, Bastille, Jimmy Buffett, Foreigner and The Nashville Symphony, along with non-musical events like an evening under the stars with astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson.

There is reserved seating and general admission in the lawn area, which is available on a first-come, first-served basis. Low-back lawn chairs may be allowed in the venue. All shows take place rain or shine, except for cases of extremely severe weather and natural disasters, or artist cancellations.

The venue is accessible by bicycle, kayak from Shelby Park, taking the MTA bus, riding the Music City Star or private car. There are downtown parking lots nearby and a limited number of VIP parking spaces available at an additional fee.

All bags are subject to inspection upon entry. Sealed bottles of drinking water up to one gallon may be allowed. Small snack items should be placed in clear Ziploc bags. Disposable cameras, camera phones and small digital cameras are allowed, but professional cameras and video cameras are prohibited.

If patrons are looking for nearby accommodations, there are many hotels and bed & breakfasts in the area. There are also other activities they can enjoy such as Green Fleet Bicycle Tours, Joyride Nashville, the Johnny Cash Museum, and the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum.

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What time do gates open at Ascend Amphitheater Music Theater?

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Ascend Amphitheater Concert Ticket and Venue Information:

What is the capacity of Ascend Amphitheater?
6,800
When did Ascend Amphitheater open?
2015
Sun
Sep 13, 2020
7:00 PM
5 Seconds of Summer
Nashville, TN
Tue
Sep 8, 2020
7:00 PM
Foreigner, Kansas & Europe
Nashville, TN
Sat
Sep 5, 2020
8:00 PM
Nashville Symphony: Giancarlo Guerrero - Beethoven's Ninth & Beethoven's Fifth
Nashville, TN
Sat
Aug 29, 2020
7:00 PM
Goo Goo Dolls & Lifehouse
Nashville, TN
Fri
Aug 28, 2020
7:00 PM
Umphrey's McGee
Nashville, TN
Sun
Aug 16, 2020
TBD
Wilco & Sleater-Kinney
Nashville, TN
Sat
Aug 15, 2020
8:00 PM
John Legend & The War and Treaty
Nashville, TN
Mon
Aug 10, 2020
8:00 PM
David Gray
Nashville, TN
Sun
Aug 9, 2020
6:00 PM
Blackberry Smoke, The Allman Betts Band, Jaimoe & The Wild Feathers
Nashville, TN
Thu
Aug 6, 2020
7:00 PM
Louis The Child
Nashville, TN
Wed
Aug 5, 2020
7:00 PM
Phish
Nashville, TN
Tue
Aug 4, 2020
7:00 PM
Phish
Nashville, TN
Mon
Aug 3, 2020
7:00 PM
Kaleo
Nashville, TN
Sun
Aug 2, 2020
8:00 PM
Alicia Keys
Nashville, TN
Sat
Aug 1, 2020
7:00 PM
Lindsey Stirling
Nashville, TN
Sat
Jul 18, 2020
7:30 PM
Lauv
Nashville, TN
Wed
Jul 8, 2020
8:00 PM
The Black Crowes
Nashville, TN
Tue
Jul 7, 2020
8:00 PM
The Black Crowes
Nashville, TN
Sun
Jun 28, 2020
7:30 PM
ZZ Top
Nashville, TN
Thu
Jun 25, 2020
8:00 PM
Jimmy Buffett
Nashville, TN
Wed
Jun 24, 2020
8:00 PM
Russ
Nashville, TN
Tue
Jun 23, 2020
7:00 PM
Steve Miller Band, Marty Stuart and The Fabulous Superlatives & Gary Mule Deer
Nashville, TN
Sat
Jun 20, 2020
8:00 PM
Nas With The Nashville Symphony
Nashville, TN
Sat
Jun 13, 2020
8:00 PM
The Music Of Pink Floyd with The Nashville Symphony
Nashville, TN
Tue
Jun 9, 2020
7:00 PM
Alice Cooper, Tesla & Lita Ford
Nashville, TN
Useful Event Info
Venue Address:
301 1st Avenue South, Nashville, TN 37201