The Xfinity Center, located at 885 S. Main St. Mansfield, Massachusetts, is one of the premier venues in New England when it comes to hosting huge concerts and music festivals. The Xfinity Center first opened in the summer of 1986 with the first performance being the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra featuring legendary Cellist, Yo-Yo Ma. The venue had changed names a few times over the years before Xfinity bought the sponsorship rights in 2014. Aerosmith, who originally formed in Boston, has performed at the venue 24 times and even filmed their live concert movie, Be Cool, at the venue. Popular bands like Florence and the Machine and Dave Matthews Band have performed there along with comedians like Adam Sandler. Visit StubHub for tickets to events at the Xfinity Center.
What is the seating capacity at the Xfinity Center?
The seating capacity at Xfinity Center events is around 19,000 seats. This includes 5,900 general admission, 7,000 reserved and 7,000 lawn seats.
Is the Xfinity Center a wheelchair-friendly facility?
Yes. The Xfinity Center is wheelchair accessible with handicap entrances at each gate. Each section of the amphitheater has a wheelchair-accessible Xfinity Center seating for patrons.
Where are the best seats in the Xfinity Center located?
Typically, the best Xfinity Center seats at any show are located in the reserved section of the audience. The closest section to the stage is the pit. Behind that are more private box seats. Patrons who want a more relaxed concert-going experience should consider purchasing tickets for the lawn where they can sit back and relax towards the back of the venue. VIP tickets can be purchased to some shows with special entrances and shorter lines.
Is there on-site parking at the Xfinity Center?
The Xfinity Center has on-site parking lots within a short walk from the venue. These are included in the ticket price of most concerts. VIP parking may be purchased for some events that give patrons access to closer parking spots. The parking lots are reserved for ticket holders only.
Are there dining options nearby?
Yes. The Xfinity Center is located near an expansive commercial center. There is a myriad of mom and pop and national chain restaurants located within 4 miles of the venue, allowing patrons to get dinner before they head into the concert. These can be accessed via rideshare.
Are my children allowed in the Xfinity Center
Each Xfinity Center event has different rules when it comes to children and minors attending. If you have questions regarding a specific show's policy regarding children, contact the box office ahead of time about that particular show. Usually, children under 6 are not permitted in any of the shows with a few exceptions.Back to Top
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