Red Hat Amphitheater - Raleigh, NC

The Red Hat Amphitheater is an outdoor, live entertainment venue in Raleigh, North Carolina. Since it’s opening in 2010, the amphitheater has secured a position in heart of locals as the go-to venue for live entertainment. It has hosted several performances from well-known artists such as Maroon 5, Stone Temple Pilots, Chelsea Handler, Heart and many others.

With its 5,500-person capacity and prime downtown location, the amphitheater is easily accessible, making it a sought-out destination for several large scale public events, including but not limited to concerts, festivals, musicals and more.

Its season currently runs from April through October. This venue also offers an in-house food and beverage service.

Professional cameras, video, and audio recording devices are not permitted. Use of non-professional cameras varies from show to show depending on the entertainment’s preference. Lawn chairs, umbrellas, baby strollers and outside food or beverage are not permitted inside the venue.

Located in the heart of downtown, the Red Hat Amphitheater is just steps away from all the fun and excitement Raleigh has to offer, including countless restaurants, bars, clubs and galleries.
Useful Event Info
Venue Address:
500 S McDowell St, Raleigh, NC
History & Traditions:
Past Names/Nicknames:
Raleigh Amphitheater
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