Get Ready: What You Need To Know About Opening Night At PNC Arena
RALEIGH, NC – Are you coming to PNC Arena tomorrow night? Have questions about what to expect? We can help.
Car park: If you haven’t already, plan to carpool and get there early. It will be a sold-out crowd and as we try to make things as smooth as possible for you, we ask for your patience and understanding in knowing that this is North Carolina’s first night as well. State Fair.
Lots will open at 4:00 p.m. and drivers are encouraged to enter lots via Edwards Mill Road. or Westchase Blvd.
South Square Festival: As a reward for arriving early, the team will be hosting a party in the Plaza, starting at 4:30 p.m. There will be a red carpet, a live DJ, as well as Take Warning Balloons for a photo shoot, as well as a 360-photo post.
R&D Brewing will have a mobile setup and there will be free Cannes souvenir beer mugs, while supplies last.
In addition to 99.9 The Fan being broadcast live, Bally Sports will have their pre-game away show, starting at 6 p.m. ET.
Doors: Doors will open at 5:30 p.m.
Please note that this is a special time and during all other regular season games the gates will open 60 minutes prior to puck play.
Ticketing: All entry into PNC Arena will be by mobile ticket office This year. Make sure you have your tickets ready for the arena staff before reaching the front row.
Extremely limited tickets remain and can be purchased now HERE.
Mask policy: Fans are required to wear a mask inside the building at all times, except when actively eating or drinking. All are also required to complete their online health screening survey before entering by visiting CanesCheckIn.com.
Bag Policy: PNC Arena announced that they will continue their policy of transparent bags, with some minor tweaks. Pouch-sized bags (4.5 “x 6.5”) will be allowed in the building without having to go through an x-ray machine. They will always be looked for at metal detection gates, you don’t. will have more to wait in the lines of the x-ray machines.
Clear bags, diaper bags, or medically necessary bags will still be allowed in the facility, however, you will need to go through the x-ray machine process before entering. All other bags must be returned to your vehicles, as there will be no more control of courtesy bags.
T-shirts: All fans present will have a t-shirt draped over their seat Courtesy of Banque PNC.
These will not be available for retail sale during or after the game.
The shirts will be sorted by a different color in each section, according to the following:
Level 100 – Red shirt
Level 200 – White shirt
Level 300 – Black Shirt
All shirts will be size XL.
Fans looking for more information or with other questions are encouraged to click here.