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Get the biggest shows at the best value in 2023! Season Memberships are on sale now! When lawn seats just won't do, the Gold Circle or the Crescent Deck Tables are the location guarantees that every fan needs. Memberships include VIP Parking, VIP Cafe Access, and much more! Visit https://buff.ly/3FhdK4u for more info or contact us at VIP@BOOTHAMP.COM or 919-459-8319.
TIP OF THE WEEK // Be sure to access our digital program on your mobile device while visiting the North Carolina Chinese Lantern Festival. Scan the QR code as you enter or from one of the signs posted around the venue to get all the details! Tickets/info at boothamphitheatre.com.
On Tuesday, December 6th we will provide a welcoming environment for individuals on the autism spectrum as well as those with sensitivity issues or developmental disabilities. Presented by @wrtscary, Sensory Friendly Night will include lower decibel music, decreased capacity, no strobe/flashing lights, and access to a designated Quiet Area (located on the Crescent Deck) to decompress. Get tickets here → boothamphitheatre.com.
Tickets for the North Carolina Chinese Lantern Fedtival are sold out for Saturday, November 26.
Happy Thanksgiving from Koka Booth Amphitheatre. May you enjoy the holiday with family and friends. Just a reminder that the North Carolina Chinese Lantern Festival is open today, 6-10 PM!
NEW! Be sure to get your North Carolina Chinese Lantern Festival t-shirt when you visit KBA! The Shirt Shop is located on the Cobblestone Courtyard. Red and gray, short and long sleeve options, plus kid shirts too!
TIP OF THE WEEK // The only authorized sales agents for Koka Booth Amphitheatre are the venue box office, or etix.com. Tickets purchased from unauthorized sources may be invalid and may not be honored. KBA is not responsible for tickets purchased from other sources. #NCChineseLanternFestival #CaryNC
OPENING NIGHT! // It's finally here! Tonight is opening night for the North Carolina Chinese Lantern Festival. Dress for cooler temps. Warm drinks and delicious new food items are available for purchase. Tickets at boothamphitheatre.com.
See us at the @ABC11_WTVD Raleigh Christmas Parade this Saturday! #NCChineseLanternFestival #DowntownRaleigh #RaleighChristmasParade
Thanks to everyone who attended the North Carolina Chinese Lantern Festival Preview last night. Special thanks to @DominionEnergy for sponsoring a beautiful evening. We are so excited to debut this year’s lanterns to everyone this Friday! #NCChineseLanternFestival #CaryNC
Last chance to get your Any Night tickets this week for the @NCChineseLanternFestival before the price increases on November 18th! boothamphitheatre.com.
Box Office hours at KBA this week: Wednesday Nov. 16 12:00pm-5:00pm Thursday Nov. 17 12:00pm-5:00pm Friday Nov 18. FESTIVAL HOURS BEGIN! 4:00PM-9:00PM Nightly. We strongly encourage purchasing tickets online before any event. Tickets may not be available on the day/night of the event.
Only ONE MORE WEEK until the North Carolina Chinese Lantern Festival hits Cary! Plan your visit now. Get tickets at boothamphitheatre.com.
NEW! For the first time ever Preferred Parking will be offered for $10 on select nights during the North Carolina Chinese Lantern Festival! General parking is still free. https://buff.ly/3DTv9y9
Visit the Crescent Cafe during @ncchineselanternfestival for delicious food and an assortment of beverages. ♦️ We have many of your standard favorites like hot dogs, pretzels, and curly fries but also some new items inspired by guest requests. ♦️ We’re excited to feature a few Asian inspired eats including the Bon Chon Korean Chicken Sandwich, Crispy Spring Rolls, Koka Miso Ramen, Sweet & Sour Chicken Bites (meat-free option available) and Sneaky Heat & Sweet Donut Holes. ♦️ In the spirit of the season, we’re also offering warm gingerbread with whipped cream. Top off one or more of these items with a hot chocolate, plain or spiked, before or after your walk through the lanterns. Boothamphitheatre.com. #NCChineseLanternFestival #CaryNC
Koka Booth Amphitheatre is pleased to announce that for the first time ever, the NC Chinese Lantern Festival will offer a Sensory Friendly Night Tuesday December 6, proudly presented by @wrtscary . The evening will provide a welcoming environment for individuals on the autism spectrum as well as those with sensitivity issues or developmental disabilities. This Sensory Friendly Night will include lower decibel music, decreased capacity, no strobe or flashing lights, as well as access to designated Quiet Areas to decompress from sensory overload. https://buff.ly/3zSrO0S
Enjoy the lanterns during the “Golden Hour”, which is 90 minutes prior to opening. The TWILIGHT TICKETS present the perfect backdrop for memory making photos! Twilight gates open at 4:30pm. Get your tickets TODAY at boothamphitheatre.com. #NCChineseLanternFestival #Cary
What's new at the NC Chinese Lantern Festival this year? Preferred Parking for $10 on specific nights (general parking is still free!), a new Shirt Shop, our brand new Cocoa Booth, Sensory Night in December and several new food Items! Get your tickets now at boothamphitheatre.com.
Buy Now and Save! The North Carolina Chinese Lantern Festival 'Any Night' tickets will increase $5 on November 18th! Get your tickets today at: boothamphitheatre.com.
Beginning October 24th, 2022, through January 31st, 2023, a section of greenway adjacent to Koka Booth Amphitheatre in #Cary will be closed in preparation for the return of the North Carolina Chinese Lantern Festival. This section, which is located next to Symphony Lake, will remain closed prior, during and after the seven-week festival run to all for set-up and tear-down. #NCChineseLanternFestival
Happy Diwali! Wishing you a #Diwali that brings happiness prosperity and joy to you and all your family.
Thanks for a great concert season! The countdown to the North Carolina Chinese Lantern Festival is officially ON! Be sure to get your tickets early at boothamphitheatre.com. #NCChineseLanternFestival #CaryNC
Global Diversity Awareness is celebrated this month and at KBA, we welcome all. We live in a multicultural society and embracing the values of various cultures only strengthens our understanding and appreciation of the world. #GlobalDiversityAwarenessMonth
For over 20 years the NC Wine Festival has been bringing local North Carolina wineries, artisans, music, food and fun! Join us this weekend, October 15, 2022 at Koka Booth Amphitheatre in Cary! VIP and General Admission tix at boothamphitheatre.com.
Today we take pride in celebrating World Mental Health Day 2022 by shining bright and raising awareness of mental health issues around the world. We're proud to provide amazing experiences to the millions of people that come through our doors, which is why we're making mental health and well-being for all a global priority. May today and every day be a day where we ban together to mobilize efforts is support of mental health. #mentalhealthawareness #spreadawareness #standtogether #worldmentalhealthday