May
17
2017

Uniondale, NY, United States

The New Coliseum Presented by NYCB

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TOUR NAME
WorldWired

OTHER ACTS
Volbeat

Enhanced Experiences available through CID Entertainment.

TICKET ONSALE INFO

Fan Club Legacy Member Presale
Start: Tuesday, February 14 at 9 AM EST
End: Wednesday, February 15 at 11 AM EST
Click here for your presale code.

Fan Club General Presale
Start: Tuesday, February 14 at 11 AM EST
End: Wednesday, February 15 at 11 AM EST
Click here for your presale code.

Citi® Cardmember Preferred Tickets
Start: Tuesday, February 14 at 11 AM EST
End: Thursday, February 16 at 10 PM EST

Onsale to General Public
Start: Friday, February 17 at 10 AM EST

Click here for a list of additional presales.

VENUE ADDRESS
1255 Hempstead Turnpike, Uniondale, NY 11553
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EVENT FAQ

GETTING THERE

Venue Name: Home of Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum

Venue Address: 1255 Hempstead Turnpike, Uniondale, NY 11553

Public Transit Information

Take the Long Island Rail Road to the Hempstead train station, walk one (1) block to the Hempstead Bus Terminal. Take either the N70, N71, or N72 bus, which will drop you off on Hempstead Turnpike opposite NYCB LIVE, or take the LIRR to Westbury train station and secure a taxi or car service.

Taxi/Uber/Lyft Information

Taxi pick-up/drop-off available on the West side of the building.
Uber and Lyft drop-off on the west side of the building. Pickup is offsite.

Driving Directions

From South Shore:
Sunrise Highway to Southern State Parkway to exit 22N (Meadowbrook Parkway North) to exit M4, follow signs for NYCB LIVE.

From North Shore:
Long Island Expressway West (495) to exit 42 (Northern State Parkway) to exit 31A (Meadowbrook Parkway South) to exit M4, follow signs for NYCB LIVE.

From Queens:
Grand Central Parkway to the Northern State Parkway to exit 31A (Meadowbrook Parkway South) to exit M4, follow signs to NYCB LIVE.

From Brooklyn:
Belt Parkway, proceeding east to the Southern State Parkway, to exit 22N (Meadowbrook Parkway North) to exit M4, follow signs to NYCB LIVE.

From Manhattan:
Battery Tunnel to Belt Parkway, proceeding east to the Southern State Parkway, to exit 22N (Meadowbrook Parkway North) to exit M4, follow signs to NYCB LIVE.

Midtown Tunnel to Long Island Expressway (495) East to exit 38, Northern State Parkway to exit 31A (Meadowbrook Parkway South) to exit M4, follow signs to NYCB LIVE.

Triborough Bridge to Grand Central Parkway which turns into the Northern State Parkway, to exit 31A (Meadowbrook Parkway South) to exit M4, follow signs to the NYCB LIVE.

From Staten Island:
Verrazano Bridge to Belt Parkway, proceeding east to the Southern State Parkway, to exit 22N (Meadowbrook Parkway North) to exit M4, follow signs to NYCB LIVE.

From Connecticut:
Connecticut Turnpike (I-95) to the Throgs Neck Bridge, to the Long Island Expressway East (495) to exit 38, Northern State Parkway to exit 31A (Meadowbrook Parkway South) to exit M4, follow signs to NYCB LIVE.

From Southern & Central Jersey:
New Jersey Turnpike to exit 13, Goethals Bridge, to Verrazano Narrows Bridge to Belt Parkway, proceeding east to the Southern State Parkway, to exit 22N (Meadowbrook Parkway North) to exit M4, follow signs to NYCB LIVE.

Northern New Jersey:
George Washington Bridge to Triborough Bridge to the Grand Central Parkway east to the Northern State Parkway, to exit 31A (Meadowbrook Parkway South) to exit M4, follow signs to NYCB LIVE.

Parking Information

Parking is located on-site; passes can be purchased in advance at $20 at NYCBLive.com. Day of event parking price is $30. Click here for more information.

Drop Off/Pick Up Information

Drop-off/Pick-up located on the west side of the building.

Biking Information

There are currently no bike stations or corral. Bike should be parked at riders own risk.

TIMING

When can I start lining up?

9:00 am

What time are doors?

6:00 pm

What time does the show start & end?

Event starts at 7:30 pm

BOX OFFICE/WILL CALL

Where is the box office located to pick up will call tickets?

The box office is located on the Southeast side of the building, at the main entrance.

What are the box office hours?

Monday - Friday: Noon - 6:00 pm
Saturday: Noon - 4:30 pm
Sunday: Closed
Day of show: Noon - Metallica takes the stage

May I pick up my tickets before the day of the show?

Yes, if you purchased your tickets from Ticketmaster or Ticketstoday and you selected the Will Call option, they can be picked up prior to day of show.

*Enhanced Experience Tickets must be picked up day of show. We apologize for any inconvenience.

May I bring my kids? Do they need to have their own tickets?

Children under the age of 24 months may enter NYCB LIVE, home of the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum free of charge, but must share a seat with an accompanying ticketed adult. Any child over the age of 24 months will require a ticket to enter the arena and must occupy their ticket seat only.

PERMITTED/PROHIBITED ITEMS

Is the NFL Clear Bag Policy in effect?

No, however bags must be 18”x14”x10” or smaller to be permitted into the building. Oversized bags (i.e. backpacks, suitcases, beach bags, etc.) will be prohibited from entry into the arena. Guests are encouraged to leave these items in their car.

What is prohibited from coming into the venue?

The following is a partial list of prohibited items that are not permitted inside the venue. NYCB LIVE, home of the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum Management reserves the right to prohibit other items as deemed necessary.

  • External flash camera units
  • Interchangeable/detachable camera lens
  • Audio/video recording devices
  • Tripods/monopods
  • Laser pointers
  • Illegal drugs/substances
  • Noisemaking devices
  • Fireworks
  • Flashlights
  • Optical illusions
  • Signs, flags, banners larger than 11”x17”
  • Balloons
  • Unapproved pamphlets, handouts, ads
  • Patrons without shoes or shirts
  • Flowers
  • Signs, posters or garments with explicit language, profanity, or derogatory characterization directed toward any person
  • Poles/signs affixed to poles
  • Outside food or beverage
  • Alcohol
  • Oversized bags or backpacks
  • Beach balls or projectiles
  • Skateboards/rollerblades
  • Cans or bottles
  • Pointed-tip umbrellas
  • Pets other than service animals
  • Coolers or ice chests
  • Glass/metal/plastic containers
  • Masks

Cameras

Cameras with telephoto or interchangeable/detachable lenses and external flash (professional photography equipment) are not permitted inside NYCB LIVE, home of the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum at any time. Video recording devices, audio recording devices, monopods, bipods and tripods are also not permitted. Video recording on any device and/or flash photography is prohibited at all times.

This policy will be strictly enforced and management reserves the right to deny any electronic device at their discretion.

If I bring something that is not allowed, is there somewhere to store it other than an automobile?

There is no storage at the venue.

ENTRY TO THE VENUE

What gates will be open?

All gates will be open.

How many gates are there, what are they called, and where are they located?

The six (6) gates are located on all sides of the building.

Is there a separate entrance for GA tickets?

The General Admission area, located on the floor of the arena, is standing room only and there are no seats. Guests wishing to arrive early are encouraged to line up no earlier than 9:00 am on the South side of the building. Doors will open at the same time for all guests. After entering the building, all guests with GA Floor tickets will receive a wristband to access the floor and will be directed to our GA Ramp which will have access to the floor.

Are there special entry gates or other services for disabled guests?

All Entrances are on ground level. Disabled parking is available on the north and south side of the building.

FOOD AND BEVERAGE

Will there be food and beverages?

Yes

Will beer and/or other alcohol be sold? Is there a cut-off time?

Yes, cut-off time is typically 1-hour before the end of show.

Is tailgating allowed?

Yes

MERCHANDISE

Will official Metallica and show merchandise be sold at the event?

Yes, official Metallica merchandise will be sold throughout the inside of the venue and on the plaza on the east side of the building, weather permitting.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

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