Policies – State Farm Road Concert Lot

235 Dale Street (adjacent to the Intramural Field Lot), Boone, NC 28607

Ticketing and Seating

  • Tickets are available online, by phone and in-person at the Schaefer Center Box Office.
  • Bring your own lawn chair. Patrons can bring blankets as well, but please note the ground is a paved parking lot, not grass.
  • In the event of a performance cancellation, patrons will be offered the choice to either receive a credit for the full value of their tickets (to be applied to another event) or a full refund. This does not apply to any complimentary or free tickets.

Facility Policies

  • Restrooms available onsite
  • Extra security for parking and other safety protocols available

On the Night of the Show

  • Concerts will be held rain or shine. No umbrellas permitted. Rain jackets and ponchos are recommended.
  • Bring your own lawn chairs.
  • Gates will open at 6pm (90 minutes prior to performances); concert at 7:30pm.
  • Limited parking is available onsite; pre-paid parking ticket must be purchased in advance. if the lot is full, patrons will be directed by event staff to adjacent overflow parking sites. The concert venue is accessible via the Greenway walking path.
  • There will be no intermission.
  • Concessions will be available via onsite food trucks. Snacks and beverages (alcoholic and non-alcoholic) will also be sold at various tents. No outside food and beverage, including alcohol, is permitted.
  • Only bags that are clear plastic and do not exceed 12” x 6” x 12”, or one-gallon clear plastic freezer bags, are permitted. An Appalachian Summer Festival-branded clear bags will be available for purchase at entry points for $10 each. Other App Summer merchandise and apparel will also be available for sale at these tents. Small pouches are permitted.

Prohibited Items Include:

  • Pop-up tents, canopies, umbrellas, totems or anything that could obstruct the view of those behind you.
  • Pets (except for service animals)
  • Wagons
  • Fireworks and explosives
  • Weapons of any kind
  • Laser pointers
  • Drugs or illegal substances
  • Coolers, purses, backpacks, mesh bags, tote bags, diaper bags, or camera cases