Guide to Visiting the Mesa Amphitheatre - Visit Mesa

Mesa Amphitheatre

Enjoy an unforgettable performance under the stars at Mesa Amphitheatre.

First opened in 1978, the Mesa Amphitheatre has been welcoming performers and spectators from around the world for over 40 years. This open-air venue features a tiered, grassy lawn, ideal for watching your favorite performer under the starry night sky. With a wide range of amenities, such as food and beverage options and accessible seating, Mesa Amp is a great venue for anyone looking to enjoy live entertainment in a lively atmosphere.

Mesa Amphitheatre Concerts & Events

Attending concerts at Mesa Amphitheatre is a memorable experience for any music lover. With top of the line equipment, a stage crafted for sound and over 4,000 seats within 175 feet of the stage, Mesa Amp provides an intimate and immersive environment for watching live performances.

Mesa Amphitheatre offers a variety of events and shows throughout the year, including concerts and festivals. The venue has hosted a diverse range of acts from various music genres and has welcomed internationally recognized artists such as Bob Dylan and The Beach Boys, as well as popular contemporary acts. The amphitheater has also hosted a variety of other events and local festivals, including the Arizona Celebration of Freedom.

Plan Your Visit


Purchase tickets in person at the box office between 9:00AM and 4:00PM, Monday-Friday, or any time on the Mesa Amphitheatre website.


The Mesa Amphitheatre is located at 263 N Center Street in Downtown Mesa, on the Mesa Convention Center campus.

Getting There

Depending on where you’re traveling from there are several ways to get to the amphitheatre.

  • Light Rail - Main Street & Center Light Rail Station is approximately an 8 minute walk from the Mesa Amphitheatre.
  • Driving - There is paid, on-site parking available for $10/vehicle and limited free parking.

Where to Stay

Mesa has abundant accommodation options for every traveler. Book a room at Delta Hotels by Marriott Phoenix-Mesa to enjoy modern amenities and a short, 5-minute walk to the venue. The W2ND Historic Inn is another great option, just 8-minutes away from Mesa Amphitheatre.

Frequently Asked Questions

How many people fit in Mesa Amphitheatre?

The open-air, general admission amphitheatre can host up to 4,950 guests.

Does Mesa Amphitheatre sell food?

Yes, Mesa Amp has several concession stands selling food and beverages, including beer and wine.

Can I bring a blanket to Mesa Amphitheatre?

For guests safety, seating, including blankets and towels, are not permitted in the amphitheatre.

What is the noise ordinance at Mesa Amphitheatre?

The City of Mesa noise ordinance requires all amplified sounds to conclude by 10:00PM.