SS – FAQ

FAQ

1How much are tickets?
Tickets are $15 per day with a limited number of “VIP Reserved” tickets at $25. (There is a $4 service charge per ticket plus tax.)
2Who is performing on Thursday night?
The Magnificent DJ Jazzy Jeff. In addition, DJ Wiggz N DJ Wonz in a dueling DJ performance and Dj AHuf.
3Who is performing on Friday night?
Billy Currington with special guest Granger Smith featuring Earl Dibbles Jr. 3. Who is performing on Satu
4Who is performing on Saturday night?
Jake Owen with special guests The Cadillac Three and Maggie Rose
5What time do the gates open if I purchased a “VIP Reserved” ticket?
5:30 p.m.
6What time do the gates open for general admission?
6:00 p.m.
7What time does the music start?
6:30 p.m.
8Can I leave the concert area and re-enter?
Unfortunately there is no re-entry.
9What amenities will be in the concert area?
The area will have food & beverage for sale and restrooms
10What are the rules to enter the concert area?
You cannot bring in alcoholic beverages, coolers, backpacks, illegal drugs, controlled substances, weapons, bicycles, roller blades, skateboards, scooters (except for handicapped vehicles), pets/animals (except for assistance animals), cameras, recording devices, selfie sticks, laser pointers, strobe lights, irritants (e.g. artificial noisemakers), bundles and containers of any kind into the premises.
11Where is the concert area located?
The concert area is located in Romare Bearden Park. 300 South Church Street, Charlotte, NC 28202. The address is also printed on the ticket.
12Do you have to have a ticket to enter the concert area?
Yes, everyone must have a ticket for concert entry regardless of age.
13Are there still free opportunities at the event?
Other than the nightly concerts on the Coca-Cola stage, ALL other Circle K Speed Street presented by Coca-Cola activities are FREE to the public. This includes driver appearances & autographs, games, samples, music and more!
14Is there still an opportunity to hear music for free?
Yes, there is also music provided on the Mello Yello stage located on Tryon Street at Stonewall Street.
15What other events are taking place during the month of May?
Don’t miss these other great 600 Festival Association events: Movies on the Campus, downtown Kannapolis – May 5th; Haulers on Union Parade & Fan Fest, downtown Concord – May 18th with a parade of the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series haulers and activities for the whole family; Little 600, GoPro Motorplex, Mooresville – May 23rd with the NASCAR Spotters and NASCAR drivers competing in the fleet of rental go-karts; PNC Speed Street 5K, uptown Charlotte – May 25th – register here (link to the registration page on the 5k page).
16Why are you charging for the concerts?
As we enter our 23rd year of Circle K Speed Street, it’s a great opportunity to implement changes that reflect our guests’ feedback. The fans have asked for bigger artists to appear on their hometown stage and that’s exactly what we are doing.  
17Does everyone need a concert ticket to enter the concert area or are their ages that do not need a ticket?
All guests no matter of age must have a concert ticket in order to enter the concert venue.
18Are the events rain or shine?
All events are rain or shine. However if there is a weather threat, we will work with our team to ensure safety of our guests. Please continue to check our website and social media pages.
19Is there seating, can we bring lawn chairs?
The concert area is on grass and you can bring a chair or blanket if you prefer.
20I purchased a VIP reserved ticket, when can I get in and where?
Gates for VIP reserved customers open at 5:30 p.m. You will see the signage and tent entrances once inside the park.
21Is there a will-call window?
There is not a will call for this show unless you receive your tickets direct from the band. In that case, will-call will be in the park by the entrance to the concert area. Please look for signage.
22Can you scan the ticket from my phone?
No, you have to print your tickets prior to arriving at the event.
23Is there handicap accessibility, in particular location for wheel chairs for concerts?
Yes, there will be a handicap/wheel chair accessible area at the event.
24What's included with a VIP Reserved ticket?
Our VIP Reserved ticket holders will have a reserved area by the stage. It will also include food & beverage for purchase in this area as well as restrooms.
25I purchased a VIP Reserved ticket but it doesn't say that on my ticket.
In the bottom right of the VIP Reserved ticket, that box is yellow and it also states that gates open at 5:30 p.m. for Reserved Ticket Holder.
26Where can I park?
Please refer to the Directions menu for parking options. http://600festival.com/speed-street-where-to-park/