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Pine Knob Music Theatre

Clarkston, MI | Midwest | Capacity: 15,000
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Pine Knob Music Theatre

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General Parking
-Parking lots open at 4:00 p.m. (for most shows) or 2 1/2 hours prior to a matinee show.
-Barbecuing is permitted on paved areas, no open flames. Vehicles must only occupy one parking space.
-No canopy tents, awnings, or camping toilets are allowed.
-Alcohol is not permitted.
-No re-admittance.
-South Drive is entrance only, no exit.
-EV charging is located within the Trinity Health VIP Lot

Parking fees are included in the ticket price.

Parking lots open at 4:00 p.m. (for most shows) or 2 1/2 hours prior to a matinee show.

Premier Parking

Upgrade and park closer to the venue regardless of your arrival time! A ticket to our Premier Parking Lot includes one parking spot close to the venue entrance and expedited exit after the show.
Limited spaces available.
Parking lot opens 3 hours prior to show time.

Upgraded parking tickets are available for purchase up until 4 p.m. on event day.

Accessible Parking

Accessible Parking is available at the Ally East Entrance of the venue, inside of the Trinity Health VIP Parking Lot.
The parking lot can be accessed from any entrance. South Drive or Pine Knob Rd are the preferred entrance.

Public Transit:

The Suburban Mobility Authority for Regional Transportation (SMART) provides public transportation throughout metro Detroit.

FAST is a new reliable, high frequency bus service that connects the city and suburbs. FAST Gratiot, FAST Woodward and FAST Michigan routes operate every 15-30 minutes for a quick convenient ride. Use FAST to ease the burden of parking and eliminate the hassle of navigating downtown.

FAST Woodward and FAST Gratiot operate from 5 a.m. until approximately 1 a.m. and FAST Michigan operates from 5am until approximately 12 a.m. For route and schedule information on FAST click the more info button below.

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M-1 RAIL owns and operates the QLINE, a 6.6-mile circulating streetcar loop serving 12 locations on Woodward Ave. from Downtown Detroit through Midtown, New Center and the North End. Plan your ride by clicking the more info button below.

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Pickup/DropOff Spot:

Rideshare/Drop-Off is allowed in the UWM West Entrance Parking Lot parking lot. Vehicles must enter the South Drive and exit through Pine Knob Road.

To access the Rideshare/Pick-Up area, vehicles must enter the South Drive and enter their first left into the Rideshare Lot. Passengers will meet the rideshare near Pole Z.

Bag Policy:

All bags, purses, and clutches larger than 4″ x 6″ x 1.5″ are prohibited. Medical bags and diaper bags are permitted.

Water Policy:

Bottled water in a single, clear, factory-sealed plastic container that is 20 ounces or less is permitted.

ADA Accessibility:

Before guests are permitted entry into Pine Knob Music Theatre, they must go through one of three security screening processes. The three different types of screening that are utilized include magnetometers, hand wands, or pat downs. Should guests not be able to use any of these devices for health reasons, please ask a Crowd Manager for alternative options.

Hearing impaired guests may request the services of an interpreter by prior to attending an event by submitting a request at Request should be submitted at least four weeks prior to the show date for which the interpreter is needed.

For guests who require them, Assisted Listening Devices are available to be checked out at the Guest Service Offices at the Ally East & UWM West Plaza.

Accessible parking is located outside the Ally East entrance, near light poles labeled 1A & 1B. The β€œSouth Drive” entrance (just south of the marquee sign) is primarily for guests with disabilities and upgraded parking. Enter Pine Knob Music Theatre via the Trinity Health VIP or Ally East Entrance, as there are no stairs required to access the pavilion or lawn from those entries.

To upgrade from lawn tickets to pavilion accessible seating, a Guest Relations Supervisor can help arrange seating in the accessible areas at the box office. Note, availability and cost differences may apply depending on the event.

The accessible seating area is mainly located in the rear of the pavilion, with raised platforms in the left and left center sections, priced as pavilion tickets. One companion seat can be purchased with the accessible seat. Additional companion seats, if available, are in rows ahead of the accessible section. Seats behind the right or center sections are priced at the lawn rate.

Guests aren’t required to sit during the performance, and those in accessible lawn seats may be obstructed by standing guests.

For help buying accessible or companion seats, call the Box Office at 313-471-7929.

Guests who require a wheelchair escort can enter the Ally East or Trinity Health VIP accessible entries and speak to a Guest Relations colleague. They will escort you to your seat via wheelchair, or to any other location that you need assistance accessing (restroom, concession stand, etc.).

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