Ford Amphitheater at Coney Island Boardwalk, the cornerstone of the state-of-the-art Seaside Park and Community Arts Center, is an outdoor live entertainment venue opened in July 2016. The 5,000-seat covered open-air venue – the first of its kind in the Tri-State area – hosts a mix of concerts, family shows, sports, comedy, and multicultural events.

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Food & Drink

We have six different options at the Amphitheater to whet your appetite and satisfy your thirst! Kitchen 21 offers a full restaurant-style menu and is adjacent to the venue; the Bacardi Seaside Bar is located left of stage, with the Terrace Grill directly behind it. The VIP Lounge offers drinks and snacks in an upscale setting and Indoor Concessions/Beer Express can be found throughout the amphitheater.

Bacardi Seaside Bar

Draft & Canned Beer, Frozen Drinks, Cocktails, Wine, Snacks and Drinks

Terrace Grill

Handheld Food and Snacks

Indoor Concessions

Handheld Food, Snacks and Drinks

Beer Express

Draft & Canned Beer, Drinks and Snacks

VIP Lounge

Draft & Canned Beer, Frozen Drinks, Cocktails, Wine, Snacks and Drinks

Kitchen 21

Full Bar, Cafe, Restaurant

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Safety

This is a fully covered outdoor amphitheater.

General Rules

The following is a representative list of items NOT permitted inside the campus. We reserve the right to prohibit additional items as necessary.

  • Outside food or beverages (including alcohol)
  • Bottles, cans, or coolers
  • Weapons
  • Pets (with the exception of registered service animals)
  • Audio/Video recording devices

There is no re-entry.

Bag Policy

To provide a safer environment for our fans and significantly expedite entry into the venue, we STRONGLY encourage fans to not bring any type of bags at all - except those outlined below. Small clutch bags, approximately the size of a hand, with or without a handle or strap can be more easily taken into the venue.

If you must bring a bag larger than what is outlined below, such as a knapsack, be prepared for a thorough search by a member of our security team. Then we will ask you to check your bag with Guest Services, located in the park adjacent to West 23rd Street.

An exception will be made for medically necessary items after proper inspection at a gate designated for this purpose.

Prohibited items include, but are not limited to, coolers, luggage of any kind, computer bags, camera bags or any bag larger than the permissible size.

Venue management reserves the right to add, delete and interpret the above policy for the safety of guests, artists, and staff.

Camera Policy

Personal cameras are allowed in the venue. Flash photography, video and removable lens cameras are not permitted without venue approval.

Venue management reserves the right to edit and interpret the above policies for the safety of guests, artists, and staff.

Accessibility

We welcome members of our differently abled community to the Ford Amphitheater at Coney Island and sincerely hope that the following information, which explains our services, programs and policies, will make your visit to our venue a truly enjoyable and memorable experience.

Parking / Drop off

Public parking is available at 1901 Surf Avenue. Several other lots are available on Surf Avenue near the venue.

For those being dropped off or picked up, please use the Community Gate on West 22nd Street (south of Surf Avenue) for taxis, limousines and ADA guests.

Individuals who possess a New York City Special Parking Permit have the option to park on streets and avenues around the venue. Pay careful attention to the rules and regulations on the back of your permit, which informs where you may and may not park on New York City streets.

Please note that New York City does not honor the blue New York State, New Jersey, Connecticut or any other out of state issued parking hangtag for the disabled or license plate for on-street parking. The Department of Transportation may ticket and/or tow vehicles that do not display the New York City Department of Transportation issued parking permit.

ATMs

Accessible Automatic Teller Machines (ATMs) are located in the Box Office vestibules.

Concession Stands & Merchandise Stand

Points of sale are accessible to guests with disabilities. If assistance is required at any of the food or service area, please contact the nearest staff member for assistance.

Elevators

An elevator that accesses each level of the venue is located near the VIP Lobby on West 21st Street.

Restrooms

Public restrooms on our campus are accessible to all patrons.

Wheelchair & Companion Seating

Wheelchair and companion seating is available on all levels; however, inventory is subject to availability. Venue staff will gladly do their best to ensure guests who require additional assistance are as comfortable as possible.

Special Needs Ticket Information

Please visit Ticketmaster.com or Ticketmaster via phone at 800-745-3000. If you have obtained tickets in non-accessible seating and require the accessible features of these seating sections, please contact Ticketmaster to make arrangements for accessible seating in advance of the event.

Special Needs Entrance

Guest requiring additional assistance when entering and exiting the venue may do so at the main entrance to the venue on the Boardwalk and West 22nd Street

Interpreting Services

The Amphitheater is pleased to provide signed performances for the deaf and hard of hearing upon request. We will make every effort to accommodate each request with appropriate advance notice. Please type your request or question using this number: 800-943-4327

Amphitheater Show Archive

Big Daddy Kane

Big Daddy Kane
June 20, 2018

Primus / Mastodon

Primus / Mastodon
June 3, 2018

Chronixx

Chronixx
May 27, 2018

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