ENJOY SOME TUNES AT ONE OF THESE 4 BEST ROANOKE RAPIDS AREA MUSIC VENUES

October 18th, 2018 by

Nothing beats a live show when it comes to entertainment. If you’re visiting or living in Roanoke Rapids, there are plenty of venues and events where you can hear some music. These are a few of the places in the area that play live music.

THE ROANOKE RAPIDS THEATRE

The Roanoke Rapids Theatre is a fantastic venue right in the city. It seats 1,500 people and, perhaps most notably, has featured Charlie Daniels. The theatre regularly hosts live music as well as shows like dueling pianos performances. A wide variety of music genres are performed here, including rock, country, R&B, and pop.

The Roanoke Rapids Theatre has floor seats, a mezzanine area, and box seats. Events are held year-round, and you can buy tickets online. You’ll also need to check the events page to confirm upcoming shows and when the doors open so you can grab your seat. The venue is at 500 Carolina Crossroads Parkway in Roanoke Rapids.

THE BUCCANEER MUSIC HALL

If you’re craving country music with a local touch that you can only find at an intimate venue, head to The Buccaneer Music Hall in Greenville. This city is a short drive south of Roanoke Rapids via Interstate 95. Despite the bar and stage being in a small town, this is one of the best places to catch a country music show in Eastern North Carolina. The weekly schedule includes several performers as well as events like open mic nights karaoke. The best news, though, is that there’s no cover charge.

The Buccaneer Music Hall is at 2120 E. Fire Tower Road in Greenville. Music starts at 10 p.m.

COASTAL CREDIT UNION MUSIC PARK AT WALNUT CREEK

If huge outdoor shows are more your scene, plan a trip out to Coastal Credit Union Music Park at Walnut Creek in Raleigh. This venue hosts touring headliners as well as music festivals and events throughout the year. All types of music are played here throughout the year.

Times vary for each show, but in general, the venue opens up for early parking in the afternoon and then general parking. The gates open in the early evening, and shows start a couple of hours after that. You also have lots of choices for seating, including lawn seats and VIP access to shows. Parking upgrades are available, too.

Coastal Credit Union Music Park at Walnut Creek is at 3801 Rock Quarry Road. Check online for upcoming performances.

THE RITZ

For a cozier venue in Raleigh, check out The Ritz. This stage hosts top acts throughout the year, spanning genres such as rock, pop, country, and alternative music. Standard and premium seating are available.

The Ritz is located at 2820 Industrial Drive. Its box office hours are Monday through Thursday from noon to 5 p.m. and Friday from noon to 4 p.m.

If you’re craving some live music, you don’t have to travel far from Roanoke Rapids to catch a fantastic performance or world-class artist. Simply attend an upcoming show at one of these four exceptional venues in the area.

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