Koka Booth Amphitheatre is a performing arts venue in Cary, North Carolina. The facility is owned and operated by the Town of Cary. The venue is managed by ASM Global. Koka Booth Amphitheatre is named after the former Cary mayor Koka Booth.
The Amphitheatre is located on Regency Parkway in southern Cary, which can be accessed by US 1/US 64 via the Tryon Road exit. The venue predominantly serves the surrounding Triangle area and features annual music events like Summerfest with the North Carolina Symphony, Movies by Moonlight with WakeMed, Pickin' in the Pines Bluegrass and Country Music Series, Hob Nob Jazz Series along with many other festivals, races, and popular Music Artists. Hosting over 60 events between the months of April – October, Koka Booth offers something for everyone in a beautiful natural setting.
Built in 2001, Koka Booth Amphitheatre is unlike any other venue in the area. Designed by architect William Rawn Associates of Boston, the park has been described as truly magnificent. Located among 14 acres of stately hardwoods and pines and beautifully situated next to Symphony Lake, the Amphitheatre blends with its natural setting. Koka Booth Amphitheatre boasts the capacity for 7,000 people, so patrons can enjoy a seat on our spacious lawn or specially designed Crescent deck.
ASM Global was formed in October 2019 from the merger of AEG Facilities, the global innovator in live entertainment venues, and SMG, the gold standard in event management. ASM Global is a venue management powerhouse that spans five continents, 14 countries and more than 300 of the world’s most prestigious arenas, stadiums, convention and exhibit centers, and performing arts venues. As the world’s most trusted venue manager, ASM Global provides venue strategy and management, sales, marketing, event booking and programming, construction and design consulting, and pre-opening services. Among the venues in our portfolio are landmark facilities such as McCormick Place & Soldier Field in Chicago, the Los Angeles Convention Center, Tele2 Arena in Stockholm, the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans and the Shenzhen World Exhibition and Conference Centre in Shenzhen, China. ASM Global also offers food and beverage operations through its concessions and catering companies.