Party on the Patio: 5:00 PM (Please see detailed information below)
Arena Doors Open: 6:30 PM
Show Start: 7:30 PM
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Chesapeake Employers Insurance Arena uses Ticketmaster for all ticketing. If you purchased online, you will not be able to print your ticket at home, you will need to download your ticket on your smartphone. To do this, you will log into your Ticketmaster account on your phone to download your mobile tickets. We recommend using the Ticketmaster App (available for iOS and Android) to download your tickets. Please be sure to have your tickets pulled up on your phone prior to getting in line to avoid connectivity issues and to best keep the lines moving.
If tickets have been transferred you must accept them into your Ticketmaster account. Once accepted pull up the tickets on your phone for entry. We highly recommend taking care of any ticket transfers before arriving to the show.
If you’re unable to pull your tickets up on your phone, you may visit the ticket office and have them print your tickets. If you do so, you will be subject to a ticket printing fee. Please note: The ticket office is unable to print any tickets which have been transferred but have not been accepted.
The ticket office is unable to handle any issues for tickets not purchased via Ticketmaster. Please contact the point of purchase if you have issues/concerns.
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PARTY ON THE PATIO
The Party on the Patio will kick off at 5 PM and is conveniently situated at the main entrance of the arena. This pre-show event is free to attend, but please note that you must possess a valid show ticket to access the event through security. The patio will offer a delectable menu, featuring BBQ delights like burgers, hot dogs, and sausages, along with beer specials, frozen margaritas, and frozen daiquiris available for purchase. There will also be live music, lawn games, and more to keep you entertained. Our valued partners, Manor Hill Brewing, Los Hermanos Tequila, and Guiford Hall Brewing, will generously provide complimentary samples with a valid ID.
The patio will remain open throughout the duration of the opening acts but will close once the headliner takes the stage. Guests are welcome to enter the arena and return to the patio area to savor food and beverages until the patio's closure. However, exiting the security perimeter and re-entering the arena is not allowed. Smoking is strictly prohibited on the patio, and guests who are unruly or uncooperative will be kindly asked to leave without a refund. In the event that the pre-party reaches its maximum capacity, Chesapeake Arena reserves the right to restrict admission to the patio area.
PEAKE CLUB PASS
Peake Club Pass holders must use the ParkWhiz pass that was sent via email to access the preferred parking lot. Each individual entering the club must have their own Peake Club Pass and concert ticket. The Peake Club Pass does not include tickets to the concert. As you are walking up to the main entrance of the venue, you will see signage for The Peake Experience directly to the right of the box office and main entrance; do not get in line with the general public. You must have your concert tickets scanned in addition to your Peake Club Pass prior to entering the VIP Entrance. Guests can come and go into the club to refresh drinks and food as they please. Food and nonalcoholic beverages will be available at doors open and then refreshed with desserts and snacks at intermission. Premium liquor and cocktails are available throughout the night in the Peake Club at an additional cost. The patio party food is not included in your package.
ALL-INCLUSIVE PEAKE EXPERIENCE
All-Inclusive Peake packages include Preferred Parking. You will receive a complimentary ParkWhiz pass via email. Preferred Parking is located in the stadium lot right next to the arena. Once you arrive on campus, follow signs leading to the preferred parking lot where an attendant will ask for your Peake Experience tickets to enter. As you are walking up to the main entrance of the venue, you will see signage for The Peake Experience directly to the right of the box office and main entrance; do not get in line with the general public. You will need to show your Peake tickets to enter through this security line. All guests must pass through a metal detector and bag checkpoint. Seats are located in sections 206 and 208 right outside of the club. You will see your exact seating location on your ticket. Food will be available at doors open and then again at intermission. Premium liquor and cocktails are available throughout the night in the Peake Club at an additional cost. The patio party food is not included in your package.
FOOD & BEVERAGE
Concession items include standard arena favorites including, hot dogs, popcorn, candy, and nachos. As well as BBQ and Pit Beef sandwiches. Rita's, SweetFog and Darrin's Churros & Warm Nuts will be available for purchase.
The Bunker Bar is located underneath section 102 and is accessible only to those with floor access. This location serves beer and cocktails. Restrooms for the GA floor are located in the hallway leading to The Bunker Bar.
Concession stands throughout the concourse serve beer, wine, canned cocktails, and a selection of liquor.CASHLESS VENUE
Chesapeake Arena is a cashless venue. We accept all major credit cards and debit cards including Apple Pay and Google Pay.
GA FLOOR-LEVEL SEATING
ALERT: Camping and loitering on campus are strictly prohibited. Guests will be asked to vacate the premises.
Obtaining a Numbered Wristband: Chesapeake Arena will distribute numbered wristbands on a first-come, first-served basis starting at 10 AM and concluding at 11 AM at the main entrance. Please note that there is a limited quantity of numbered wristbands available. Once you've received your wristband, you must exit the premises and return when lines are permitted to form at 4 PM. At 5 PM gates will open into the patio party area. You can enter and line up at the farthest left doors or participate in the festivities. You will be called to line up before the doors open to the arena at 6:30 PM. It is the guest's responsibility to arrive at the entrance on time and be ready for entry when the doors open. If your wristband is lost or broken, it cannot be replaced.
GA Floor (No Numbered Wristband): If you did not obtain a numbered wristband, you are allowed to start lining up at 4 PM at the main entrance, just before the security gate. Please use the far-left line for entry. At 5 PM, the gates will open for the patio party. Once you've passed through security, you will find yourself in the patio party area. You can then line up at the farthest left doors and wait for the venue to open at 6:30PM, or you can enjoy the festivities at the patio party.
SECOND FLOOR (200 LEVEL) SEATING
Second-level seating is not ADA-accessible. Guests will use stairs to access the second level from the concourse.
SAFETY & PROHIBITED ITEMS
Safety is important for all guests attending Chesapeake Employers Insurance Arena. Before entering the venue, each guest will go through a security checkpoint where you will walk through a metal detector. For a list of prohibited items and other event info, please click here
TRAFFIC & GENERAL PARKING INFO
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1000 Hilltop Circle
Baltimore, MD 21250
PREFERRED PARKING INFO
A limited quantity of parking is available through ParkWhiz for this show.
If you have purchased preferred parking, please have your parkwhiz parking pass ready when pulling into the preferred lot.
Chesapeake Arena highly recommends downloading the ParkWhiz App or adding parking tickets to your phones's wallet to ensure you can easily access tickets in crowded areas with delays in cellular and wifi service.
Follow the signs for Preferred Parking when you arrive. Preferred parking is located in the Stadium Lot adjacent to the event center. The entrance to the preferred parking lot is on Poplar avenue and is not accessible via Hilltop Circle. You will show the parking attendant the ticket on your phone to gain access to the lot. Please note that preferred parking is valid for parking only and not valid for entry into the building.
Preferred parking is available for sale at the lot, on show day if spaces are available. To guarantee you are able to access preferred parking, Chesapeake Arena highly recommends purchasing preferred parking in advance on Parkwhiz.
Non-preferred parking is free and first come, first, serve. Please follow directions from parking attendants. No permits are needed for parking around the campus. Signage indicating permits required refers to students and faculty permits needed on a Monday through Friday basis.