About FivePoint Amphitheatre
Located in the Los Angeles suburb of Irvine, California, the 16,000-plus FivePoint Amphitheatre has a long history of being one of the West Coast’s most visited outdoor concert pavilions. Sometimes referred to as the Irvine Meadows Amphitheatre or the Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre, this venue has gone through some major upheavals in its time, but the beat goes on!
The History of FivePoint Amphitheatre
The modern FivePoint Amphitheatre is located at Orange County Great Park in Irvine, but this isn’t where it’s always been. Starting in 1981, the rocked out on land originally owned by Lion Country Safari and leased to the amphitheater for a 30-plus year lease. When the lease was up, the original owners were long gone, and the land had reverted to being owned by a real estate company that told the venue to beat feet in 2016. The original venue was knocked down shortly thereafter, but FivePoint still brings in the crowds in its new location!
What Makes FivePoint Amphitheatre Events So Special?
FivePoint Amphitheatre lives on the couldn’t-care-less spirit of the bands that play there and its attendees. This venue isn’t going to let a little thing like being evicted from its old digs keep it down, so embrace that no-holds-barred spirit and pick up some ticket for a show at its new location today!
Frequently Asked Questions
Where is FivePoint Amphitheater located?
FivePoint Amphitheater is located in Irvine, California.
What kind of events does FivePoint Amphitheater host?
FivePoint Amphitheatre events have seen its fair share of amazing performances over the decades. It all started with an inaugural concert by Tom Petty and Stevie Nicks in 1981 and the hits just kept on coming in the form of amazing artists: Ozzy Osbourne, Michael Jackson, Oingo Boingo, The Smiths, The Grateful Dead, The Eagles, Kelly Clarkson, Fallout Boy, and the entirety of both the Lilith Fair and Lollapalooza tours have put FivePoint on the map, even if the location’s changed since with the last performance before its relocation in 1996 was Gwen Stefani.
Which team is playing at FivePoint Amphitheater?
As this is a concert amphitheater no team plays here.
Where can I park for free at FivePoint Amphitheater?
Parking is incorporated into the ticket price for the majority of FivePoint Amphitheater events, so there is no extra charge at the venue. Parking lots open two hours before the start of the show.
What is the seating capacity of FivePoint Amphitheater?
FivePoint Amphitheater concerts can seat a total of 12,000 screaming fans.
Who owns FivePoint Amphitheater?
The amphitheater is operated by Live Nation.
How do I get to FivePoint Amphitheater using public transport?
Fans wishing to leave the car at home can hop on the Pacific Surfliner - which provides service to FivePoint Amphitheater events. You can also, turn to Uber or a local taxi company to help you reach the venue.