2018 Calendar

Dave Matthews Band

FridayJuly 138:00 PM


Program Notes

Dave Matthews Band

Friday, July 13th & Saturday, July 14th 

  • Lot time: 5:00pm
  • Gates: 6:30pm
  • Show: 8:00pm

Permitted Items:

– small digital cameras

– audio recording equipment

– small backpacks / bags

– small blankets

– low profile lawn chairs (seat no more than 9 inches off ground)

– one factory sealed bottle of water up to one gallon

– food in clear plastic bag

*Items listed are subject to change or vary on show day*

Items Not Permitted:

– professional cameras with or without a detachable lens

– video recording equipment

– beverages other than one factory sealed bottle of water

– glass bottles

– hard coolers

– laser pointers

– flash lights

– selfie sticks

– spiked rings or collars

– weapons of any kind or anything that may be used as a projectile

*Items listed are subject to change or vary on show day*

Camera Policy:

ALL Cameras With or Without Detachable Lenses Are Strictly Prohibited For This Concert.

No cameras or camera equipment will be accepted by Guest Services.  To avoid delays at the gates, we ask that you please refrain from bringing your cameras to this concert.  Small digital cameras will NOT be permitted. (Camera policy may change on the day of the concert at the artist’s request).

Print Your Ticket:

We strongly encourage those who have the option to print their ticket at home do so rather than present their ticket on their smart phone when entering the venue.  Poor cell phone reception, dead batteries and other issues can lead to problems when attempting to scan a mobile ticket via cell phone.  To ensure your entrance into the venue is trouble free, please print your ticket at home and bring it with you to have scanned at the main gate upon entering the venue.

Lawn Seating:

  In the hope of providing a good view of the performance to all of our guests on the lawnwe ask that all guests seated on the lawn refrain from taking up an excessive amount of space with lawn chairs and blankets.  Please use only the space needed for your party so that others may enjoy the lawn seating.  If needed, venue staff or an employee from Guest Services in the concession area will be available to assist in finding space on the lawn.

Special Traffic Information:

Traffic will be very heavy on show day.  Please give yourself enough time to arrive at the venue. We strongly encourage carpooling!

General Admission Parking:

General Admission Parking is available throughout the State Park as well as in the Route 50 East and West lots. All locations will charge $10 per car and payments can be made via cash or credit card. To avoid slowing traffic into the parking lots with cash transactions, we encourage all guests to use credit cards.

Premier Parking:

Premier Parking will be located in the East Route 50 lot, closest to the venue box office and venue gate. A limited amount of premier parking spaces will be available on the day of show on a first come first served basis.  If you have pre-purchased Premier Parking please display your hangtag to assist in reaching the East Route 50 lot.

Oversized Vehicle:

All Oversized Vehicles that park at the venue will be directed to park in an appropriate space to accommodate the size of vehicle.  Oversized Vehicles will be charged $75.00 and parking will be available in the East and West Route 50 lots.

Spa State Park Alcohol Policy:

No alcohol is allowed in the SPAC parking lots or the Spa State Park prior to or during a concert.

Guests who are of legal age are able to purchase alcohol from each of the concessions stands within the SPAC grounds and will be allowed to move throughout the venue with their drinks including lawn and reserved seat locations.  If you wish to purchase alcohol within the SPAC gates, please make sure to bring your valid, picture ID.


Please help keep the Spa State Park clean by picking up after yourself and disposing of trash and recyclables properly.  Recycling bins are available on venue grounds for your convenience. Please do your part to help take care of the Spa State Park by throwing away any trash and recyclables in the designated containers.

Remember to take care of yourself and your friends by showing good fan behavior so everyone can enjoy the show!

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