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Charlotte Metro Credit Union Amphitheatre History

When the AVidXchange Music Factory entertainment complex in Uptown Charlotte’s Fourth Ward opened in 2009, the Charlotte Metro Credit Union Amphitheatre became the crown jewel of the incredible collection of bars, restaurants and music venues. Back then, it was known simply as the Uptown Amphitheatre in the “NC Music Factory” complex and even had a brief stint as the Road Runner Mobile Amphitheatre before gaining the name Charlotte Metro Credit Union Amphitheatre. The sweeping outdoor space has a capacity of 5,000, with 2,000 reserved seats and another 3,000 on the sloped lawn. The venue boasts pristine sight lines to the stage, along with views of Charlotte’s skyline.

Charlotte Metro Credit Union Amphitheatre Performers

Since the venue’s first concert featuring The Fray, Jack’s Mannequin and Richard Swift, shows at Charlotte Metro Credit Union Amphitheatre typically run from late April to early October to coincide with warm weather. Touring artists across the musical spectrum have included rock bands like Vampire Weekend, Weezer and Death Cab for Cutie as well as more recent chart-toppers like Lizzo, Kacey Musgraves and Travis Scott.

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Planning Your Visit to Charlotte Metro Credit Union Amphitheatre

At the AVidXchange Music Factory complex, several spots are within a few minutes’ walk for food, drinks and things to do before or after a show: VBGB Beer Hall and Garden has epic “tot-chos” and a jumbo pretzel with beer cheese to pair with 30 craft beers on draft. La Revolucion has excellent Mexican food and margaritas. And World Nightclub brings DJs to the stage all night long. The concessions at the venue itself sell standard American fare plus fountain and alcoholic beverages. Parking is plentiful at AVidXchange Music Factory complex in the large parking structure across the street from Charlotte Metro Credit Union Amphitheatre.

Charlotte Metro Credit Union Amphitheatre Frequently Asked Questions

What are the parking options at Charlotte Metro Credit Union Amphitheatre?

Over 2,500 spots are in the parking deck and surface lot, with the primary entrance on Hamilton St, right off NC Music Factory Blvd. There’s also valet parking in the front courtyard and in front of the amphitheatre box office.

Does Charlotte Metro Credit Union Amphitheatre serve food?

Yes. There is a Bourbon Street themed concessionaire with drinks and American fare, as well as in-seat food and beverage service for box seating.

What are the seating options at Charlotte Metro Credit Union Amphitheatre?

There are roughly 2,000 reserved seats, with garden boxes and VIP options available. The elevated lawn offers perfect views of the stage. Get all ticket info on the venue website here.

What are the Charlotte Metro Credit Union Amphitheatre safety & security guidelines?

All bags are subject to search upon entry, and no bags larger than 16”x16”x8” are allowed inside. Tailgating is not allowed in the parking lot. Lawn chairs must be low-profile.

Charlotte Metro Credit Union Amphitheatre
Venue Name Charlotte Metro Credit Union Amphitheatre
Location Charlotte, NC
Address 1000 NC Music Factory Boulevard, Charlotte, NC 28206
Phone # (704) 549-1292
Capacity 5,000
Opened 2009
Website https://www.livenation.com/venue/KovZpZA7kdJA/charlotte-metro-credit-union-amphitheatre-events

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