Does New Mountain AVL require a membership? How do I become a member?

Yes, New Mountain AVL is a private club, which means our patrons must become members to attend our shows.

It is easy (and cheap) to become a member! Bring your photo ID, and arrive a few minutes early to fill out a brief form, receive your membership card and sign in. Membership dues are only $1 annually. Members are allowed up to 2 guests.

Already a member? Be sure you have your New Mountain AVL membership card with you! You will need to show proof of membership or re-apply.

How do I get there?

New Mountain Asheville is located in downtown Asheville, NC at 38 N. French Broad Ave, Asheville, NC 28801. Type our address into your favorite map finder and it should bring you right to our doorstep. Safe travels!

Where do I park?

We have approx 150 parking spots at New Mountain AVL and generally offer free parking for our events from 6:01PM – 5:59AM, however occasionally we reserve the right to charge for event parking.

Starting April 1, 2015, our current lot is OPEN all day for SOL Bar patrons. Please do not park in neighboring lots posted with No Parking signs.

Amphitheater Show Parking: Parking for outdoor shows is available in the lot adjacent to New Mountain Amphitheater on Carter Street. Cost is $5 per car. Please enter the lot through N. Ann Street. Parking Gates open at 4pm.

Additional Parking can be found in designated street spaces or in the nearby parking garages:

Wall Street Garage :: 45 Wall St, Asheville, NC 28801

College Street Parking Garage :: 164 College Street, Asheville, NC 28801

Rankin Avenue Garage :: Rankin Avenue, Asheville, NC 28801

We encourage anyone who plans on drinking to carpool with a designated driver or who has been drinking to call a cab. If you need to leave your car overnight, please let us know to avoid being towed. If you do not let us know, we reserve the right to tow. If you would like to park somewhere else and walk, we are only 2-3 blocks from the heart of downtown.

Do you have a box office?

Yes, The Circle Asheville (426 Haywood Rd, Asheville, NC 28806) serves as our box office and is open daily (Monday through Friday 11am-7pm, Saturday 10am-7pm, Sunday 10am-4pm). We no longer have an on-site box office unless we are open for a show.

Are you wheelchair accessible?

Absolutely! The main floor area and restrooms of New Mountain Theater are wheelchair accessible. For questions or special requests, please email sales@NewMountainAVL.com.

Is seating provided during shows at New Mountain AVL?

INDOOR shows are typically general admission and standing room only, unless otherwise noted on the ticket. For most shows there are a few high tables & bar-stools available. Please note these are first come first serve.

OUTDOOR shows in our New Mountain Amphitheater are general admission, but we the front of the stage area for dancing and standing. Outdoor picnic tables are positioned behind the soundboard (located midway from the stage), but additional seating is not provided. No chairs will be allowed into the venue. Early arrival will ensure a great spot!

How do I get booked at New Mountain AVL?

Our booking contact is :: booking@newmountainavl.com

If you are a national/regional act, reaching out to be booked at our venue, please include all relevant info - Band name, bio, accomplishments of note, estimated draw and ideas for support if you have them!

If you are a local hoping to be booked as support for our upcoming shows, you can fill out this form to be entered into our Local Support Database, which our booking team and agents will review on a show-by-show basis for events that require local support!

We have multiple rooms at our venue :: New Mountain Amphitheater (~1500), New Mountain Theater (450), SOL Bar (151) and the Blue Ridge Taproom (99)

Do you rent the venue to outside promoters for concerts, festivals or special events?

Under the right circumstances, YES! Plan your next concert, festival or special event at New Mountain AVL. Contact us at sales@NewMountainAVL.com or call us at 828.785.1701, and we'll send you the details. Please Note: We require outside promoters to have the proper insurance necessary to hold an event at New Mountain AVL. Availability of the venue depends on the calendar date being requested as we have an active calendar of events and may not be able to accommodate your request. We also reserve the right to refuse rental of the venue for any event that we determine may not be in the best interest of New Mountain AVL.

Do you rent out the venue for community, corporate or private events?

Absolutely! Plan your next party, fundraiser, corporate gathering or whatever else you can imagine at New Mountain AVL. For more information on booking your event, contact us at sales@NewMountainAVL.com or call us at 828.785.1701.