PineCone's Lakeside Bluegrass Series


Join us for a new series at Koka Booth Amphitheatre PineCone's Lakeside Bluegrass Series!

Shows will take place Sunday evenings June 6-27th and feature local and regional talent from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.  

This series will feature reserved table seating in Gold Circle and on the Crescent Deck, all lawn seating will be general admission so please don't crowd your neighbor.


Reserved Gold Circle Tables: Located in front of the stage, 6 seat tables ($45 per table*) & 4 seat pub tables ($30 per table*).

GA Lawn: $5.00 per ticket (no lawn pods).

Reserved Crescent Deck Tables: 6 seat tables ($30 per table*) & 4 seat pub tables ($20 per table*).

*plus fees

Venue owned parking lots offer free parking and are filled on a first come first serve basis.

  • Gates open at 5:00PM
  • Music from 6:00-8:00PM

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Due to COVID safety protocol our seating arrangement & some venue policies have changed.  Please read the information listed in the drop-down menus below to review before you come.  For the Health & Safety of all guests & staff please read carefully.

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Ticket Policies

Important Information Regarding Koka Booth Amphitheatre events: 

  • Never throw away or delete your ticket until the event has ended. 
  • Tickets may not be sold or transferred to anyone other than family/trusted acquaintances who have chosen to attend the event together. 
  • Contactless Ticket Scanning & Payment Options -The venue ticketing system will allow for scanning without staff physically handling or touching tickets. Guests will now scan their own tickets at the gate. 

Purchasing Tickets

We strongly encourage purchasing tickets online before the event.  Tickets may not be available on the day/night of the event.   

The Box Office remains closed currently.  Box Office hours will be limited to the night of the event only.  

Food & Beverage Policy

For this event, guests are allowed to bring in food, and non-alcoholic beverages. All items must fit in a clear bag or clear cooler no larger than 12" x 12" x 9". 

Concessions will be open selling a varierty of food and beverages during each event.  You can see a list of offerings on our Crescent Cafe menu.

Restaurant partners will be available to pre-order food and have ready upon your arrival. Order from one of our Picnic in the Park partners! 

Kids Tickets

Please include children ages 3 and older when making your purchase. 

Due to capacity restrictions anyone ages 3 and older will require a ticket to enter the event.

Children 2 & under do not need a ticket.

Face Coverings

Koka Booth Amphitheatre will follow local masking mandates and CDC guidelines in order to present a safe environment for all event attendees and staff members. 

  • Koka Booth staff, vendors, and volunteers will continue to wear masks. 
  • While we continue to recommend patrons wear a face covering while entering, exiting, and moving about the venue, it is no longer a requirement.

Clear Bag Policy

Koka Booth Amphitheatre has enhanced its public safety policy to include a clear bag policy. Clear bags are easily searched and significantly reduce faulty bag searches. They also support the Department of Homeland Security's "If You See Something, Say Something" campaign. Our goal is to create a safe experience for all guests and staff.


Items Allowed

  • 12" x12" x 9" Clear bags & Clear Coolers only.
    • One per person
    • All items must fit in clear bag/clear cooler.
  • Blankets & Towels
  • Food & Non-Alcoholic beverages ONLY.
    • All items must fit in a clear bag or clear cooler max size 12" x 12" x 9".
    • All non-alcoholic beverages must be factory sealed.
  • Lawn chairs:
    • Please remove chair from bag at security check point.
    • No footrest or canopy.
    • No lounge or tri-fold chairs.
  • Small Clutch purses no larger than 4.5” x 6.5 “ 
  • Rain Coats & Ponchos
  • Strollers
  • Umbrellas 
  • Hand sanitizer
  • Empty reusable bottles

All bags are subject to search.

Prohibited Items

  • Alcoholic Beverages
  • Bags & Backpacks (Please see our clear bag policy)
  • Coolers (Unless it is clear, see our clear bag policy)
  • No tables of any kind
  • Drones
  • Fireworks/Sparklers of any kind
  • Frisbees, soccer balls and all sporting equipment.
  • Go Pros, Audio or video recorders
  • Grills & Open Flames (inside or outside the venue)
  • Liquor
  • Mats of any kind, including Yoga mats
  • Pets of any kind (Unless it’s a service Animal)
  • Tents/Staking
  • Tarps/Plastic
  • Wagons
  • Professional cameras with detachable lenses 
  • Weapons of Any Kind (Include but not limited to knives, guns, tasers, chains, studded/spiked jewelry)

Picnic In The Park- Preorder Food

Our virtual Café offers a variety of food items from Pizza Hut, Lowes Foods and Taziki's Mediterranean Café.  Please notice the cuttoff time in order to have your food waiting for you when you arrive.   

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