Policies for a Fun and Safe Experience

For everyone’s safety and enjoyment, all guests and their personal possessions are subject to an inspection prior to admittance into the venue.

The weather changes significantly once the sun goes down. We recommend you bring warmer clothing with you for later in the evening as the Sunlight Supply Amphitheater has a no re-entry policy.

All shows will take place rain or shine, so please plan accordingly.

Gates and Door Times

Parking lots will open two hours prior to start of the event, and the plaza gates will usually open two hours prior to showtime. Seating areas open 90 minutes prior to showtime.

However, this can be subject to change based upon the requirements of the event.

Alcohol Policy

The Amphitheater will sell alcohol in accordance to the rules and regulations outlined by the Washington State Liquor Board.

All patrons who wish to purchase and consume alcohol at Sunlight Supply Amphitheater are required to have a wristband, which are issued at stations at various locations in the venue.

Please drink in moderation.

Some Suggested Items

  • Binoculars
  • Blankets or beach towels
  • Small backpacks and bags (nothing larger than an 14"x14"x6" sheet of paper)
  • Soft seat cushions
  • For select shows, chairs under 28 inches in their folded position

For everyone’s safety and enjoyment, please leave the following home:

  • Fireworks
  • Strollers or play pens
  • Throwing toys (such as footballs, Frisbees or beach balls)
  • Laser pointers
  • Outside food and beverage, including water bottles or can (medical need exceptions will be made)
  • Coolers
  • Weapons
  • Animals (except guide dogs and service animals)
  • Skateboards or inline skates
  • Umbrellas
  • At the artist request, other items may also be restricted.


Camera and recording devices are subject to artist approval. Please call Amphitheater Northwest (360-816-7000) on the day of the event for information on the camera policy of a particular event.

Parking Lots

No tailgating or overnight camping permitted in the parking lots.

Portable toilets and trash cans are provided for your use while in the parking lots.


For everyone’s comfort and enjoyment, smoking is not permitted inside the seating area, including the lawn seating. However, if you do smoke, designated smoking areas have been set up for your use on each of our outdoor plazas.

Washington State Law prohibits the use of cannabis in public and specifically on any alcohol licensed premises. Washington State Law also specifically requires that anyone who uses cannabis on an alcohol licensed premise be removed from that premise immediately and without warning.