PNC Bank Arts Center

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PNC Bank Center is continuing to hot up this year with announcements from some of the biggest stars in music. Itching for further information on seating and tickets, scroll down for the Seating Chart or PNC Bank Arts Center Information.

Voted in the TOP 5 theatres in America, the PNC Bank Arts Amphitheatre is a premier venue, with a mega seating capacity of 17,500, with the grass areas allowing for a whopping 10,500 people! The Amphitheatre was originally named Garden State Arts Center. The amphitheatre was designed by noted modernist architect Edward Durell Stone and featured open sides covered by a 200-foot (61 m), saucer-like roof supported by eight large concrete pillars.

The Garden State Arts Center first opened on June 12, 1968, with a program featuring pianist Van Cliburn, conductor Eugene Ormandy, and the Philadelphia Orchestra.

 A few years ago Janet Jackson wowed audiences with her most controversial and successful tour for many years The Unbreakable Tour. Black sabbath also brought a strong rock performance and Holmdel was rocking all night long at the PNC Bank Arts Center,  Aussie pop/ rock group 5 seconds of Summer returned for a second year after their hugely successful show earlier in 2015!

Are you ready to experience the ultimate outdoor concert venue? Look no further than the PNC Bank Arts Center, located in the picturesque town of Holmdel, New Jersey. This state-of-the-art amphitheater is the perfect place to catch all your favorite bands and artists under the summer sky, and with a seating capacity of 17,500, there’s plenty of room for all your friends and family to join in on the fun.

ADDRESS

PNC Bank Arts Center
116 Garden State Parkway
Holmdel
NJ 07733
US

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PNC Bank Arts Center

About

PNC Bank Center is continuing to hot up this year with announcements from some of the biggest stars in music. Itching for further information on seating and tickets, scroll down for the Seating Chart or PNC Bank Arts Center Information.

Voted in the TOP 5 theatres in America, the PNC Bank Arts Amphitheatre is a premier venue, with a mega seating capacity of 17,500, with the grass areas allowing for a whopping 10,500 people! The Amphitheatre was originally named Garden State Arts Center. The amphitheatre was designed by noted modernist architect Edward Durell Stone and featured open sides covered by a 200-foot (61 m), saucer-like roof supported by eight large concrete pillars.

The Garden State Arts Center first opened on June 12, 1968, with a program featuring pianist Van Cliburn, conductor Eugene Ormandy, and the Philadelphia Orchestra.

 A few years ago Janet Jackson wowed audiences with her most controversial and successful tour for many years The Unbreakable Tour. Black sabbath also brought a strong rock performance and Holmdel was rocking all night long at the PNC Bank Arts Center,  Aussie pop/ rock group 5 seconds of Summer returned for a second year after their hugely successful show earlier in 2015!

Are you ready to experience the ultimate outdoor concert venue? Look no further than the PNC Bank Arts Center, located in the picturesque town of Holmdel, New Jersey. This state-of-the-art amphitheater is the perfect place to catch all your favorite bands and artists under the summer sky, and with a seating capacity of 17,500, there’s plenty of room for all your friends and family to join in on the fun.

PNC Bank Arts Center SCHEDULE

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Jun
16
Juneteenth Festival

Sunday - 01:00 pm - PNC Bank Arts Center - Holmdel, NJ

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Jun
20
Hardy, Kip Moore, Travis Denning & Ella Langley

Thursday - 06:45 pm - PNC Bank Arts Center - Holmdel, NJ

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Jun
29
Maroon 5 & Maren Morris

Saturday - 07:30 pm - PNC Bank Arts Center - Holmdel, NJ

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Jun
30
Outlaw Music Festival: Willie Nelson, Bob Dylan, Robert Plant & Alison Krauss

Sunday - 05:00 pm - PNC Bank Arts Center - Holmdel, NJ

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Jul
3
Alanis Morissette, Joan Jett And The Blackhearts & Morgan Wade

Wednesday - 07:00 pm - PNC Bank Arts Center - Holmdel, NJ

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Jul
10
Dave Matthews Band

Wednesday - 07:30 pm - PNC Bank Arts Center - Holmdel, NJ

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Jul
12
Slightly Stoopid & Dirty Heads

Friday - 06:00 pm - PNC Bank Arts Center - Holmdel, NJ

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Jul
13
Jason Aldean

Saturday - 06:00 pm - PNC Bank Arts Center - Holmdel, NJ

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Jul
14
Third Eye Blind, Yellowcard & Arizona

Sunday - 06:30 pm - PNC Bank Arts Center - Holmdel, NJ

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Jul
18
Daryl Hall & Elvis Costello and The Imposters

Thursday - 07:00 pm - PNC Bank Arts Center - Holmdel, NJ

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Jul
19
Santana & Counting Crows

Friday - 07:00 pm - PNC Bank Arts Center - Holmdel, NJ

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Jul
23
Foreigner, Styx & John Waite

Tuesday - 06:45 pm - PNC Bank Arts Center - Holmdel, NJ

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Jul
25
Xscape, SWV, Mya, 702 & Total

Thursday - 07:00 pm - PNC Bank Arts Center - Holmdel, NJ

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Jul
26
I Prevail & Halestorm

Friday - 06:00 pm - PNC Bank Arts Center - Holmdel, NJ

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Jul
27
Sammy Hagar & Loverboy

Saturday - 07:00 pm - PNC Bank Arts Center - Holmdel, NJ

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Jul
30
Limp Bizkit

Tuesday - 06:30 pm - PNC Bank Arts Center - Holmdel, NJ

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Aug
1
Train, REO Speedwagon & Yacht Rock Revue

Thursday - 07:00 pm - PNC Bank Arts Center - Holmdel, NJ

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Aug
2
Hootie and The Blowfish

Friday - 07:00 pm - PNC Bank Arts Center - Holmdel, NJ

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Aug
3
Earth, Wind and Fire & Chicago

Saturday - 07:30 pm - PNC Bank Arts Center - Holmdel, NJ

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Aug
4
Imagine Dragons

Sunday - 07:00 pm - PNC Bank Arts Center - Holmdel, NJ

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5
Five Finger Death Punch

Monday - 06:30 pm - PNC Bank Arts Center - Holmdel, NJ

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6
The Doobie Brothers & Steve Winwood

Tuesday - 07:30 pm - PNC Bank Arts Center - Holmdel, NJ

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7
Creed, 3 Doors Down & Finger Eleven

Wednesday - 07:00 pm - PNC Bank Arts Center - Holmdel, NJ

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8
New Kids On The Block & Paula Abdul

Thursday - 07:00 pm - PNC Bank Arts Center - Holmdel, NJ

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Aug
9
Kidz Bop Live

Friday - 07:00 pm - PNC Bank Arts Center - Holmdel, NJ

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ADDRESS

PNC Bank Arts Center
116 Garden State Parkway
Holmdel
NJ 07733
US

PNC Bank Schedule

From May to September you can catch the biggest and best concerts and events live here in Holmdel, New Jersey.

This schedule displays the latest information for the PNC bank Arts Center. Check out the list of events above for regular updates, and to catch the latest on which artists will be performing. Tickets sell fast for many events and we recommend getting in there early to avoid missing out

The venue lays host to some of the biggest musicians on the planet, 2018 alone saw the likes of 5 seconds of Summer, one of Americas most loved comedians Bill Burr, the Doobie Brothers, Backstreet Boys, Santana and more!

Ticket Types

VIP

Amenities range from food upgrades, special seating, merchandise packages, travel, or backstage passes. Please review the seat notes on the VIP package you select for more information.

Flexible

Flex Tickets put you in a specific section, with the row and seat being determined closer to the date of the show. This is typically done to ensure you (the purchaser) gets the best possible seat available.

Lawn

Lawn seats are General Admission, and allow an attendees to stretch their legs out in the sun and on the grass. Depending on the event, towels or lawn chairs may be allowed in. Check the seat notes for more details.

Accessible Parking

ADA parking is designed on a first-come-first-serve basis, and no additional VIP parking tickets are needed. This is a great way to get your parking spaces. Parking lots will open one hour prior to doors, which takes the stress out of your concert experience!

PNC Bank Arts Center Concerts

Mayhem Festival, The Uproar Festival, The Gigantour, The Area:One and Area2 Festival, Ozzfest, Projekt Revolution, Crüe Fest and Crüe Fest 2. Lilith Fair, the venue hosts some of the biggest concerts and music featival in the US.

PNC Bank Arts Center features one of the most extravagant drive through light displays in the tri – state area. The spectacular is a 2.5-mile (4.0 km) drive through a forest of lights. Over 5 million lights were used over 225 displays. The Light Spectacular usually runs from the end of November through January 2. You will not see anything like it in the surrounding area and is worth checking out, even if you are not attending a show!

This year the PNC Bank Arts Center has some of the biggest music artists in the world, from pop legend Lionel Richie, to the best live bands Dave Matthews band and the Zac Brown Band, to 70’s rock legends Journey and Boston – the Band. It’s all kicking off here in New Jersey, don’t miss out, head over to our schedule page for listings of the latest events! OR Check out our Pnc Bank Arts Center Rules

The Arts Center is known for its lush lawn seating area, which allows concertgoers to bring blankets and sit on the grass while enjoying the show. The venue has hosted a wide range of acts over the years, including major touring musicians, bands, and performers. It is owned and operated by the PNC Financial Services Group.

Sustainability

One unique aspect of the PNC Bank Arts Center is its location. It is situated on a sprawling, 130-acre property that includes a lake, landscaped gardens, and a number of walking trails. This makes it a beautiful and serene setting for outdoor concerts and events. In addition to the main amphitheater, the property also includes a number of other amenities, such as food and beverage vendors, restrooms, and a large parking lot.

Another unique feature of the PNC Bank Arts Center is its commitment to sustainability. The amphitheater has implemented a number of green initiatives, including the use of solar panels to power its lighting and sound systems, recycling programs, and the use of eco-friendly products and materials. These efforts have helped the PNC Bank Arts Center reduce its carbon footprint and become a more environmentally responsible venue.

Overall, the PNC Bank Arts Center is a one-of-a-kind destination for live entertainment, offering a stunning natural setting, a wide range of amenities, and a commitment to sustainability.

Amphitheatre Features

In addition to its beautiful location and commitment to sustainability, the PNC Bank Arts Center also has a number of other unique features that set it apart from other amphitheaters.

One such feature is its state-of-the-art sound and lighting systems. The amphitheater has a top-of-the-line sound system that is designed to provide crystal clear audio to every corner of the venue, no matter how large the crowd. The lighting system is equally impressive, with powerful, high-tech fixtures that can create a wide range of dramatic effects and moods.

Another unique aspect of the PNC Bank Arts Center is its spacious lawn seating area. The amphitheater has a large grassy area that is perfect for picnicking and relaxing during the show. This lawn seating area is located on a gentle slope, which provides excellent sightlines for everyone, no matter where they are seated.

Finally, the PNC Bank Arts Center is known for its excellent customer service. The amphitheater has a team of friendly, knowledgeable staff members who are always willing to help guests with any questions or concerns they may have. From the moment you arrive until the moment you leave, the PNC Bank Arts Center strives to provide an enjoyable and memorable experience for all of its patrons.

Seating Chart

Being one of the most popular Amphitheatres in America, the PNC Bank Arts Center has one of the largest available seating capacities. It is a premier venue for music, with some of the biggest and best performers in the world showing off their latest music. This Seating chart below offers a handy illustration of the different seating options to choose from, or where you will be seated if you have already purchased your tickets.

pnc bank arts center seating chart

As you can see the seating area is split into 4 areas: Orchestra Terrace Lawn Loge Prices will vary depending on the location of your seating.

Accessible Seating

Accessibility seating is available through either the box office at (732) 203-2500 ext. 3714. If you require the disabled parking spots, please ensure you have a valid New Jersey Disabled license plate or state permit. The center has special needs seating located in the Loge and Orchestra sections. Accessible lawn seating is also available. For more information concerning special needs.

General Rules

Please follow the PNC Bank Center Rules to ensure the best possible experience and safety for patrons attending performances and concerts.

The PNC Bank Arts Center enforces the law prohibiting underage consumption of alcohol anywhere on site. Violators will be prosecuted.

NO recording equipment, radios, TVs or unauthorized electronic equipment. NO alcoholic beverages, smoking, bottles, cans, coolers, weapons.

NO Laser Pointers. One factory sealed bottle of water per person.

FIRST AID Station can be located at the right side of the main plaza.

Camera Policy

Personal cameras are allowed in the venue. Flash photography, video and removable lens cameras are not permitted without venue approval.

Will Call

Pick up tickets one hour prior to show. Customer must present the actual credit card used to place the order and a photo ID.

Concessions

Please use Concession stands available for food and drink purchases. Personal food must be packed within one factory sealed clear plastic bag.

Lawn chairs

PERSONAL LAWN CHAIRS are NOT ALLOWED. Blankets are still allowed and chairs are available to rent for $5
NOT PERMITTED

PNC Bank Arts Center Parking

The PNC Bank Arts Center has some great parking options for patrons.

ADA Parking is first come-first serve. With the VIP parking options available, these can be purchased prior to an event. Once purchased these lots are then reserved until event start.

Parking lots will open 1 hour prior to an event, we recommend arriving as early as possible to ensure a space

Tailgating

Please ensure you follow the standard procedure for tailgating at the Pnc Bank Arts center, ensure you leave your area clean and tidy and use the disposal coal bins/ bags provided.

Public Transportation

The PNC Bank Arts Center has its very own shuttle services. This can be located by taking the NJ Transit to the Aberdeen/Matawan train station and get on the free PNC Bank Arts Center Shuttle to come to the show!

Frequently Asked Questions

Is Parking Free at the PNC Bank Arts Center?

Parking is not free at the PNC Bank Arts Center, all event attendees must pay a charge of $6, this includes those who don’t possess a car, as it includes a per-ticket parking fee scheme. Larger vehicles such as those carrying 3 people are just at $18 per car.

Can I get alcohol at the PNC Bank Arts Center?

Yes, the PNC Bank Arts Center offers a wide range of alcoholic beverages. You are not permitted to bring your own alcohol into the venue

Can I bring food into the PNC Bank Arts Center?

Events attendees are permitted to bring their own food, however it must be stored and sealed inside of a clear plastic bag, container.

Are all seats covered at the PNC Bank Arts Center?

All seats are covered at the venue, however lawn seats are open air. If you are sitting in the last 400 rows you may be susceptible to some rain depending on the wind direction. Check out the seating chart for more info on seating locations.

Can I bring chairs to the PNC BANK Arts Center?

Unfortunately the PNC Bank Arts Center no longer allow you to bring your own lawn chairs. These must be rented from within the venue

Are you allowed to bring a bag into the Pnc Arts center?

Yes you can bring in a sealed water bottle and a snack in a plastic bag. Please prepared for bag search upon entry

Items ALLOWED to be brought in to venue:

  • Small bags/back packs no larger than 16x16x8.
  • Cameras – nonprofessional only, no detachable lenses
  • Small umbrellas
  • Water – up to 1 gallon in a factory sealed or empty bottle

Opening Times

The Box Office entrance can be located at the Main Gates, please be aware that it will not be open for the season until May.

  • Box Office Hours are:  Tue-Fri 12-6pm, Sat 12-4pm
  • Day of Show Box Office Hours are:  12-9pm
  • On-Sale Box Office Hours are:  See above

Can I buy food or drink when I get inside?

Yes – there is a variety of food and drink stands located on the premises, these range from Hot Dogs, popcorn, nachos, fountain soda, water and more.

When do the parking lots open?

Parking lots open around 2 hours before the scheduled gate time. Gate times can vary but typically open 1 hour prior to the show start.

*please note that in extremely peak times there may be queues to park.

Can I park overnight?

There is no available overnight parking.

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