Walnut Creek Amphitheatre, Raleigh

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Coastal Credit Union Music Park at Walnut Creek (originally named Hardee's Walnut Creek Amphitheatre and commonly known as Walnut Creek Amphitheatre) is an outdoor amphitheatre located in Raleigh, North Carolina, that specializes in hosting large concerts.


The amphitheatre is part of a 77-acre (310,000 m2) complex, located on the west bank of Walnut Creek, southeast of Raleigh, near the I-40/US 64/I-440 (Beltline) interchange.


It was built by the City of Raleigh, with private sector participation, at a cost of $13.5 million and opened on July 4, 1991, with The Connells as the inaugural act.


Seating capacity is about 6,847, of which about half are under cover; the open lawn can accommodate another 13,653.


The venue is operated by Live Nation Entertainment, a concert promoting company, under lease from the City of Raleigh.
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  • this facility has great options for reserved seating or lawn seating. You can bring your own lawn chairs or blankets and enjoy the music. Not a bad seat in the place. Some angles behind columns have.....  more »
  • Great experience. It was our first time vising the Walnut Creek Amphitheater as we went to see Cheap Trick and ZZ Top on October 5, 2019. The warm up band started at 7: pm (band before Cheap Trick...  more »

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