The Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre at Encore Park opened May 2008 and soon became known as one of the leading live music venues in the country. Situated on 45 acres and with an impressive capacity of 12,000, it comes as no surprise that Encore Park's Wireless Amphitheatre has attracted, and continues to attract, some of the biggest names in entertainment to its stage. Indeed, the venue's first season was marked in style; The Eagles, Joe Cocker, Stone Temple Pilots, John Mayer and Steve Miller all featured on the Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre schedule during that opening season.
Just as it is no stranger to big-name performers, The Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre at Encore Park is becoming equally well acquainted with industry accolades; in 2009, it was named 'Atlanta's Best Music Venue - Outdoor' by INsite, as well as being nominated for 'Best Major Outdoor Concert Venue' by the Pollstar Concert Industry awards.
During the summer months, venue is home to the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra - undoubtedly one of the country's leading musical ensembles. With this residency, in addition to rock concerts and community events such as graduations and fundraisers to name but two, it comes as no surprise that the Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre schedule is a busy one.
So why not come and experience this truly world-class outdoor venue for yourself? Make Eventful your source, and stay up-to-date with all the latest news on what's on at the Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre at Encore Park by checking out the schedule right here!