List of contemporary amphitheatres

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This is a list of contemporary amphitheatres which are used today.

San Manuel Amphitheater is the largest outdoor music venue in the United States.
Arlington Memorial Amphitheater has been the site of numerous Memorial Day and Veterans Day ceremonies, as well as hosting the funerals of many famous Americans.
Hearst Greek Theatre during graduation in 2002.
A view of the seating at Red Rocks Amphitheatre.
Nikon at Jones Beach Theater is right on the water. This aerial photo is from 1959.
Saratoga Performing Arts Center is an open air amphitheater, but has a roof and two stories of seating.
The Dalhalla Amphitheatre is located in a former limestone quarry in Sweden.
Waldbühne during a performance by Barbra Streisand, summer 2007.
The Cemil Topuzlu Open-Air Theatre in Istanbul, Turkey before the Loreena McKennitt concert on 13 June 2009.
Country Location City Name Capacity
Australia New South Wales Castlecrag The Haven Amphitheatre[1] 300
Queensland Brisbane Riverstage 9,500
Victoria Melbourne Sidney Myer Music Bowl 30,030
Western Australia Perth Quarry Amphitheatre 644
Belarus Vitebsk Region Vitebsk Summer Amphitheatre 6,219
Canada Ontario Sudbury Grace Hartman Amphitheatre 1,950
Ontario Thunder Bay Fort William Historical Park Amphitheatre 50,000
Toronto Molson Canadian Amphitheatre 16,500
Vaughan Kingswood Music Theatre at Canada's Wonderland 15,000
Chile Valparaíso Region Viña del Mar Anfiteatro de la Quinta Vergara 20,000
Dominican Republic Dominican Republic La Romana Altos de Chavón Amphitheater 5,000
Germany Berlin-Brandenburg Metropolitan Region Berlin Kindl-Bühne Wuhlheide 17,000
Waldbühne 22,000
Greece Argolis Epidaurus Epidaurus Theatre 14,000
Attica Athens Lycabettus Theatre 3,000
Odeon of Herodes Atticus 5,000
Israel Central District Ra'anana Ra'anana Amphipark
Mexico Nuevo León Monterrey Auditorio Banamex 23,000
Qatar Doha Katara (cultural village) Amphitheatre of Katara 3,800
Russian Federation Bashkortostan Ufa Ufa Amphitheatre 5,000
South Africa South Africa Cape Town V&A Amphitheatre
Pretoria Nelson Mandela Amphitheatre
Spain Catalonia Barcelona Teatre Grec 1,900
Fòrum: Parc dels Auditoris 3,500
Tarragona Tarraco Arena Plaça 9,500
Galicia Santiago de Compostela Auditorio Monte do Gozo 37,800
Sweden Dalarna County Rättvik Dalhalla 4,000
Turkey Istanbul Province Istanbul Cemil Topuzlu Harbiye Amphitheatre 3,972
UK Buckinghamshire, England Milton Keynes National Bowl 65,000
Hampshire, England Aldershot Rushmoor Arena 30,000
United States Alabama Dothan OneMain Financial Amphitheater 12,400
Pelham Oak Mountain Amphitheatre 10,000
Tuscaloosa Tuscaloosa Amphitheater 7,470
Arizona Mesa Mesa Amphitheatre 4,200
Phoenix Ak-Chin Pavilion 20,000
Sun City Sun Bowl Amphitheatre  
Tucson AVA Amphitheater 4,500
Arkansas Little Rock Riverfest Amphitheater 10,000
California Berkeley Hearst Greek Theatre 8,500
Burbank Starlight Bowl (Burbank) 5,000
Carmel-by-the-Sea Forest Theater 540
Chula Vista Sleep Train Amphitheatre (Chula Vista) 19,500
Concord Concord Pavilion 12,500
Costa Mesa Pacific Amphitheatre 8,500
Devore San Manuel Amphitheater 65,000
Hayward Pioneer Amphitheatre
Hemet Ramona Bowl Amphitheatre 5,000
Irvine Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre (Irvine, California) 16,085
Los Angeles Greek Theatre 5,700
Hollywood Bowl 17,376
John Anson Ford Amphitheatre 1,245
Mountain View Shoreline Amphitheatre 22,000
Murhpys Ironstone Amphitheatre
Oakland Woodminster Amphitheater
San Diego Humphrey's By The Bay 1,200
Mount Helix Amphitheater
Starlight Bowl (San Diego) 4,300
San Francisco Jerry Garcia Amphitheatre 3,200
Santa Barbara Santa Barbara Bowl 4,562
Universal City Gibson Amphitheatre 6,189
Vista Moonlight Amphitheater 2,500
Wheatland Sleep Train Amphitheatre (Wheatland) 18,500
Colorado Englewood Comfort Dental Amphitheatre 17,916
Morrison Red Rocks Amphitheatre 9,450
Vail Gerald R. Ford Amphitheatre
Connecticut Hartford XFINITY Theatre (Hartford) 30,000
New Haven John J. Lee Amphitheater - Yale University 2,800
Delaware Dover Wesley College Dashiell Amphitheatre
Wilmington Amphitheater at Bellevue State Park
Florida Crystal River Rock Crusher Canyon Amphitheater 5,000
Daytona Beach Daytona Beach Bandshell 4,500
Orlando Hollywood Hills Amphitheater - Walt Disney World Resort 10,000
Pensacola Hunter Amphitheater at the Pensacola Maritime Park 5,000
Saint Augustine St. Augustine Amphitheatre 4,100
Tampa MidFlorida Credit Union Amphitheatre 20,000
West Palm Beach Cruzan Amphitheatre 19,000
Georgia Alpharetta Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre at Encore Park 12,000
Atlanta Aaron's Amphitheatre at Lakewood 19,000
Chastain Park Amphitheater 6,900
Ringgold Northwest Georgia Bank Amphitheatre 3,500
Hawaii Honolulu Kakaako Waterfront Park Amphitheater
Waikiki Shell 6,000
Idaho Eagle Water's Edge Event Center Amphitheater
Nampa Ford Idaho Center Amphitheatre 10,500
Illinois Chicago FirstMerit Bank Pavilion 30,000
Jay Pritzker Pavilion 11,000
SkyLine Stage at Navy Pier 1,200
Peoria Glen Oak Amphitheatre 1,200
Tinley Park First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre 28,000
Indiana Evansville Mesker Amphitheatre 8,500
Noblesville Klipsch Music Center 24,000
West Lafayette Slayter Center of Performing Arts 20,000
Iowa Cedar Rapids McGrath Amphitheater
Council Bluffs Westfair Amphitheater
Des Moines Simon Estes Riverfront Amphitheater
Dixon Wapsi River Environmental Education Center Amphitheater
Glenwood Davies Amphitheater at Glenwood Park 750
Iowa City The Celebration Farm Amphitheater
Marion Klopfenstein Amphitheater for the Performing Arts
Waterloo RiverLoop Amphitheatre
Kansas Bonner Springs Cricket Wireless Amphitheater (Kansas) 18,000
Kentucky Louisville Iroquois Amphitheatre 2,407
Louisiana Shreveport Hargrove Memorial Amphitheatre (Centenary College of LA) 500
Maine Bangor Darling's Waterfront Pavilion 16,000
Old Orchard Beach Seaside Pavilion
Maryland Columbia Merriweather Post Pavilion 19,319
Delmar The Amphitheater at Heron Ponds
Massachusetts Boston Blue Hills Bank Pavilion 5,000
Hyannis Cape Cod Melody Tent 2,300
Mansfield Xfinity Center (Mansfield) 19,900
Michigan Chesaning Chesaning Showboat Amphitheatre 6,600
Clarkston DTE Energy Music Theatre 15,200
Clio Clio Amphitheatre 3,200
Detroit Chene Park 6,000
Interlochen Kresge Auditorium 3,929
Rochester Meadowbrook Music Festival at Oakland University 7,000
Minnesota Apple Valley Weesner Family Amphitheater - The Minnesota Zoo 1,500
Edina Centennial Lakes Park
Hinckley Grand Casino Hinckley Amphitheater
Mankato Vetter Stone Amphitheater
Moorhead Bluestem Amphitheater
Roseville Frank Rog Amphitheater
Mississippi Southaven BankPlus Amphitheater at Snowden Grove 11,000
Missouri Kansas City Starlight Theatre 7,958
Maryland Heights Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre 20,000
St. Louis The Muny 11,000
Montana Glendive Makoshika State Park Amphitheater 250
Helena The Great Northern Town Center Amphitheatre
Whitehall Lewis & Clark Caverns State Park Amphitheater
Nebraska Gering Five Rocks Amphitheater
Kearney Cope Amphitheater 500
Cottonmill Amphitheater 150
Lincoln Pinewood Bowl Theater
Louisville Platte River State Park Amphitheater
Omaha Village Point Amphitheatre
Papillion Sumtur Amphitheater
Nevada Henderson Henderson Pavilion
Jackpot Cactus Pete's Resort Casino Amphitheatre
Las Vegas Clark County Amphitheater
University of Nevada, Las Vegas - Alumni Amphitheater
University of Nevada, Las Vegas - Donald C. Moyer Amphitheater
Laughlin Riverside Resort Amphitheater
Nelson Delphi Amphitheater
Reno Robert Z. Hawkins Amphitheater
Wingfield Park Amphitheater
New Hampshire Gilford Bank of New Hampshire Pavilion 8,300
New Jersey Camden Susquehanna Bank Center 25,000
Holmdel PNC Bank Arts Center 17,500
New Mexico Albuquerque Isleta Amphitheater 15,000
New York Bethel Bethel Woods Center for the Arts 15,000
Canandaigua Constellation Brands – Marvin Sands Performing Arts Center 15,000
Chautauqua Chautauqua Institution - The Amphitheater 6,000
Darien Darien Lake Performing Arts Center 21,600
Lewiston Artpark Outdoor Amphitheater 20,000
Saratoga Springs Saratoga Performing Arts Center 25,100
Wantagh Nikon at Jones Beach Theater 15,000
North Carolina Cary Koka Booth Amphitheatre 7,000
Charlotte PNC Music Pavilion 18,700
Greensboro White Oak Amphitheatre 7,688
Raleigh North Carolina Museum of Art 2,700
Raleigh Little Theatre 2,148
Red Hat Amphitheater 5,500
Walnut Creek Amphitheatre 20,000
Roanoke Rapids Carolina Crossroads Amphitheater 1,500
Wilmington Hugh Morton Amphitheater 1,200
North Dakota Bismarck Prairie Amphitheater - North Dakota Heritage Center
Jamestown Frontier Village Amphitheatre
Medora Burning Hills Amphitheatre
Minot Minot State University Amphitheater
Oak Park Amphitheatre
Ohio Cincinnati Riverbend Music Center 20,500
Cleveland Jacobs Pavilion at Nautica 5,000
Time Warner Cable Amphitheater (closed and demolished) 5,000
Columbus Celeste Center 10,000
Germain Amphitheatre (closed) 20,000
Cuyahoga Falls Blossom Music Center 23,000
Kettering Fraze Pavilion 4,300
Mason Timberwolf Amphitheater 7,400
Toledo Toledo Zoo Amphitheater 4,500
Oklahoma Oklahoma City OKC Zoo Amphitheater 2,000
Oregon Eugene Cuthbert Amphitheatre 4,500
Jacksonville Britt Pavilion 2,200
Salem L.B. Day Amphitheatre 14,000
Pennsylvania Burgettstown First Niagara Pavilion 23,000
Bushkill Tom Ridge Pavilion at Mountain Laurel Center for the Performing Arts 5,500
Easton Delaware Canal State Park Amphitheater 50
Media Rose Tree Park Amphitheatre
Philadelphia Ed Kelly Amphitheatre
Mann Music Center 14,000
Pittsburgh Stage AE 5,500
Trib Total Media Amphitheatre
Scranton Toyota Pavilion at Montage Mountain 18,000
Swarthmore Scott Outdoor Amphitheater
Puerto Rico San Juan Tito Puente Amphitheatre
(Spanish: Anfiteatro Tito Puente)
South Carolina Simpsonville Charter Amphitheatre at Heritage Park 15,000
South Dakota Interior Cedar Pass Campground Amphitheater - Badlands National Park
Tennessee Antioch (Nashville) Starwood Amphitheatre (closed and demolished in 2007) 17,137
Memphis Levitt Shell
Mud Island 5,000
Texas Austin Austin360 Amphitheatre 15,000
Beaumont Ford Park 18,000
Dallas Gexa Energy Pavilion 20,111
Plano Oak Point Park Amphitheatre
Selma Verizon Wireless Amphitheater (Selma)
The Woodlands Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion 19,500
Utah Ivins Tuacahn Amphitheatre 1,920
Park City Snow Park Outdoor Amphitheater
Provo Recreation Center "The Castle," Utah State Hospital 1,000
West Valley City USANA Amphitheatre 20,000
Vermont Burlington University Heights Amphitheatre
North Troy Stateside Amphitheatre at Jay Peak Resort
Virginia Arlington National Cemetery Arlington Memorial Amphitheater 5,000
Bristow Jiffy Lube Live 25,000
Portsmouth nTelos Wireless Pavilion 7,500
Richmond Classic Amphitheatre at Strawberry Hill 10,000
Vienna Filene Center at Wolf Trap National Park for the Performing Arts 15,000
Virginia Beach Farm Bureau Live at Virginia Beach 20,000
Williamsburg Lake Matoaka Amphitheatre 1,700
Washington Auburn White River Amphitheatre 20,000
George The Gorge Amphitheatre 20,000
Ridgefield Sleep Country Amphitheater 16,500
Washington, D.C. Washington, D.C. Carter Barron Amphitheater 4,200
Wisconsin East Troy Alpine Valley Music Theatre 37,000
Milwaukee Marcus Amphitheater 25,000
Somerset Float-Rite Park Amphitheatre 40,000

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  1. ^ History of The Haven Amphitheatre, The Haven Amphitheatre website, Haven Community Theatre Committee, accessed August 13, 2012