Comcast Theatre is popular indoor/outdoor amphitheatre that has a venue capacity of 30,000 and is situated in Hartford, Connecticut.
The Comcast Theatre can seat 22,500 people in the outdoor lawn area and 7,500 people indoor. In fact the outdoor space is mainly used during summers and this makes it one of the largest amphitheatres in the country. The indoor space is used mainly during winter and fall.
Earlier the theatre was called as New England Dodge Theatre and then it when on to be known as CTNow.com Meadows Music Theater to Meadows Music Theater to its present name, Comcast Theatre. This theater has seen several popular artists perform here and in 2009 Beyonce used the theatre to practice for her “I Am… Tour”.
The theatre has both free parking as well as VIP parking spaces. Free parking is available on first come first serve basis where as the VIP parking can be purchased on the day of the show or in advance. However this is also subject to availability. When you make an advance purchase for a VIP parking, hand tags for the parking entrance will be sent by the venue authorities directly to you as early as 10 days before the event. For entry, it is mandatory that you have the hang tag with you else your entry will be restricted. The entrance to the Main Lot, where the VIP parking is situated is at the end of Savitt Way.
In case you purchase the VIP parking on the day of the show, you can do so at the entrance of the lot and you will have to pay cash for the same. The rates for VIP parking might vary depending on the event. Limousine as well as motorcycle parking is also available in the VIP parking lot.
There would be no refunds or cancellations offered due to rains.
Once you leave the theatre, re- entry is not possible.
Smoking is also strictly prohibited within the premises of the Comcast Theatre.
You can carry food along with you as long as it is packed in transparent plastic bags.
You can also carry water with you. However water and food is available easily within the theatre. Alcoholic beverages are also served inside.
Drugs, weapons, alcohol, banners, glass containers, fireworks, backpacks, animals, and laser pointers are not allowed inside the venue.