Shoreline Amphitheatre

Shoreline Amphitheatre

Shoreline Amphitheatre History

Shoreline Amphitheatre has been one of the most popular music venues in the Bay Area since it first opened in 1986. The venue was originally built on top of an old landfill but you would be hard pressed to know that when attending a concert at this beautiful outdoor venue with its rolling green hills and outstanding views of the surrounding mountains. It has hosted many classic concerts and music festivals over the years and draws music lovers from all over California to concerts held here. The venue was originally supposed to open with a Grateful Dead show but after Jerry Garcia fell into a coma the date had to be rescheduled. Many of the most famous names in music have played at Shoreline Amphitheatre along with most of the hottest acts of the day who pass through the San Francisco Bay Area.


Shoreline Amphitheatre Events

The Shoreline Amphitheatre is a great place to catch a show, as it always has some of the top music acts in the country hitting the stage. There are some fantastic shows to attend at this venue in the near future, and fans will pack into the stands to experience the incredible live music. The Vans Warped Tour will visit the Shoreline Amphitheatre, giving fans the chance to see a multitude of acts in one day. Motley Crue will visit thus summer for what should be a raucous concert. Other groups like Santana, Arcade Fire and more will hit the stage at the Shoreline this summer in what should amount to another fantastic season for this venue.


San Francisco, California

San Francisco is one of the most visited cities in the United States and is brimming with things to do. If you are looking to spend a quiet day picnicking and wandering around you can check out the gorgeous Golden Gate Park or Presidio Park. A trip down to Fisherman's Wharf is always a must when visiting the city as well. If you are looking for sports the Bay Area also has you covered. Depending on the season you can catch a San Francisco Giants game, a San Francisco 49ers game, or head across the bay to see the Golden State Warriors, the Oakland A's, or the Oakland Raiders. This is not to mention the plethora of college sports going on while school is in session.


Shoreline Amphitheatre Seating Layout

Shoreline Amphitheatre is capable of holding 22,500 visitors with 6,500 reserved seats and 16,000 general admission lawn seats. During some festivals, like the Vans Warped Tour, the amphitheater's parking lot is used. During most concerts you will have the option to spread out on the grass and find your own spot and the venue even has lawn chairs available for rent during the concert, or you can choose to pay extra for reserved seats closer to the stage. Either way you are in for a treat when you attend a concert at Shoreline Amphitheatre.


Shoreline Amphitheatre Trivia

Did you know that Shoreline Amphitheatre was originally designed to reflect the "Steal Your Face" logo of the Grateful Dead?

That's right; it was the idea of promoter Bill Graham.

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20 May 2015
May 20, 2015 7:30 PM
Shoreline Amphitheatre
Mountain View, CA
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20 Jun 2015
Jun 20, 2015 11:00 AM
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24 Jun 2015
Jun 24, 2015 7:30 PM
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22 Jul 2015
Jul 22, 2015 7:30 PM
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16 Sep 2015
Sep 16, 2015 7:00 PM
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