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Red Hat Amphitheater

  • 500 S. McDowell St.
    Raleigh, NC 27601

Since opening on June 4, 2010, Red Hat Amphitheater has become a beacon for live entertainment in the Southeast. Just steps from the fun and energy of downtown Raleigh’s bars, clubs, galleries and restaurants, this 6,000-seat venue blends the state-of-the-art with the simply convenient. Located just steps from the Raleigh Convention Center and four nearby parking garages, Red Hat Amphitheater has showcased acts like Maroon 5, Stone Temple Pilots, Vampire Weekend, Paramore, Chelsea Handler, Heart, Barenaked Ladies and the North Carolina Symphony. Events will run from April-Oct.

General

General
  • Accessible to people with disabilities:
  • Elevators Indoor:
Red Hat Amphitheater Meeting Facility
  • Theatre Capacity: 5,990
  • Banquet Capacity: 40
  • Classroom Capacity: 50
  • Reception Capacity: 5,990
  • ABC Permits:
  • Indoor:
  • Band Allowed:
  • Chairs Provided:
  • Linens Available:
  • Outside Catering From Approved List Required:
  • Parking Onsite:
  • Tables Provided:

Meeting Facility Rooms

Room Name Dimensions Ceiling Sq. Ft. Theater Classroom Size Banquet Capacity Reception Media
Main Area X           5990     50     40     5990     No  

Kidz Bop Kids' Best Time Ever Tour

  • May 05, 2017
  • Address: 500 S. McDowell St., Raleigh, NC 27601

Kidz Bop fans, get ready for the best news ever! The #1 music brand for kids is hitting the road with the all new ‘Best Time Ever’ to... View Details

Band Together featuring Ben Folds

  • May 06, 2017
  • Address: 500 S. McDowell St., Raleigh, NC 27601

Band Together, featuring Ben Folds with special guests The London Souls and The Travers Brothership, performing live at Red Hat Amphitheater. View Details

Bastille

  • May 12, 2017
  • Address: 500 S. McDowell St., Raleigh, NC 27601

Bastille's Wild, Wild World Tour comes to Red Hat Amphitheater in downtown Raleigh, May 12! View Details

The xx

  • May 14, 2017
  • Address: 500 S. McDowell St., Raleigh, NC 27601

The xx will be celebrating the release of their third album, I See You, with special guests at Red Hat Amphitheater. View Details

Maxwell

  • May 26, 2017
  • Address: 500 S. McDowell St., Raleigh, NC 27601

Maxwell will be performing live with special guests Ledisi and Leela James at Red Hat Amphitheater. View Details

Glass Animals

  • June 06, 2017
  • Address: 500 S. McDowell St., Raleigh, NC 27601

Glass Animals will be performing live at Red Hat Amphitheater in downtown Raleigh! View Details

Dirty Heads and Soja

  • June 14, 2017
  • Address: 500 S. McDowell St., Raleigh, NC 27601

Dirty Heads and Soja will be performing live with special guests The Green and RDGLDGRN at Red Hat Amphitheater.  View Details

Third Eye Blind

  • June 17, 2017
  • Address: 500 S. McDowell St., Raleigh, NC 27601

Third Eye Blind will be performing live with Silversun Pickups at Red Hat Amphitheater. Third Eye Blind will, for the first time in their ... View Details

Deftones and Rise Against

  • June 18, 2017
  • Address: 500 S. McDowell St., Raleigh, NC 27601

Deftones and Rise Against will be performing live at Red Hat Amphitheater. View Details

Lindsey Buckingham and Christine McVie

  • June 24, 2017
  • Address: 500 S. McDowell St., Raleigh, NC 27601

Lindsey Buckingham and Christine McVie will be performing live at Red Hat Amphitheater. View Details

Slightly Stoopid

  • June 29, 2017
  • Address: 500 S. McDowell St., Raleigh, NC 27601

Slightly Stoopid will be performing live with Iration and J Boog at Red Hat Amphitheater. Tickets go on sale March 10 at 10am.  View Details

My Morning Jacket

  • July 09, 2017
  • Address: 500 S. McDowell St., Raleigh, NC 27601

My Morning Jacket will be performing live with special guest Gary Clark, Jr. at Red Hat Amphitheater. View Details

Tedeschi Trucks Band

  • July 14, 2017
  • Address: 500 S. McDowell St., Raleigh, NC 27601

The Tedeschi Trucks band will be performing live at Red Hat Amphitheater as part of their Wheels of Soul Summer Tour. Tickets will go on sale Friday... View Details

Primus and Clutch

  • July 18, 2017
  • Address: 500 S. McDowell St., Raleigh, NC 27601

Primus and Clutch will be performing live at Red Hat Amphitheater. View Details

Idina Menzel

  • July 19, 2017
  • Address: 500 S. McDowell St., Raleigh, NC 27601

Tony Award-winning icon Idina Menzel will be performing live at Red Hat Amphitheater. View Details

Slayer

  • July 20, 2017
  • Address: 500 S. McDowell St., Raleigh, NC 27601

Slayer will be performing live with Lamb of God and Behemoth at Red Hat Amphitheater. View Details

Rebelution

  • July 22, 2017
  • Address: 500 S. McDowell St., Raleigh, NC 27601

Rebelution will be performing live with Nahko and Medicine for the People, Collie Buddz, Hirie and DJ Mackle at Red Hat Amphitheater. View Details

Straight No Chaser and Postmodern Jukebox

  • July 28, 2017
  • Address: 500 S. McDowell St., Raleigh, NC 27601

Straight No Chaser and Postmodern Jukebox will be performing live at Red Hat Amphitheater. View Details

Gov't Mule

  • August 03, 2017
  • Address: 500 S. McDowell St., Raleigh, NC 27601

Gov't Mule will be performing live with special guests Galactic at Red Hat Amphitheater. View Details

Blondie and Garbage

  • August 05, 2017
  • Address: 500 S. McDowell St., Raleigh, NC 27601

Blondie and Garbage will be performing live at Red Hat Amphitheater. View Details

Umphrey's McGee

  • August 11, 2017
  • Address: 500 S. McDowell St., Raleigh, NC 27601

Umphrey's McGee will be performing live with special guest Aqueous at Red Hat Amphitheater. View Details

Goo Goo Dolls and Phillip Phillips

  • August 23, 2017
  • Address: 500 S. McDowell St., Raleigh, NC 27601

The Goo Goo Dolls and Phillip Phillips will be performing live at Red Hat Amphitheater. View Details

  • Red Hat Amphitheater

    Red Hat Amphitheater

    With urban atmosphere and ample parking nearby, the Red Hat Amphitheater is caters to Music Maniacs, whether you're here for one show, staying the night or even considering the facility for hosting your own special event.

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421 Fayetteville St., Ste. 1505  
Raleigh, NC 27601   1.800.849.8499

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