Some frequently asked questions about the Lionel Richie concert
You can view the info guide for the concert here - Lionel Richie Info Guide
Date of Concert:
Wednesday 13th June 2018
What time do the doors open?
4.30pm general admission, subject to sound checks being completed. 4pm for Hospitality customers.
What time is the first act appearing?
The first act will appear at approximately 6.55pm (subject to change)
6.55 – Anastasia
7.55 – Interval
8.25 – Lionel Richie
What time will the concert finish?
The concert curfew is 10:30pm (subject to change)
Can we bring food and drink into the ground?
No food, drink or alcohol can be brought into the ground.
No glass bottles or cans.
We do operate a search policy and if these items are found unfortunately we will have to confiscate them.
Can I Bring A Camera?
No cameras are permitted. Only those cameras within mobile phones are permitted.
If anyone is found with such a camera they are liable to having it confiscated.
Are there catering units on site?
Yes there are several catering units available both within the stadium concourses and immediately outside the stadium which will be open throughout the concert offering a range of food and bars.
Are tickets available to purchase on the day/night?
Yes you will be able to purchase tickets on the day of the concert subject to availability. We advise to book in advance to avoid disappointment.
Is the concert seated?
Yes, the concert is a fully seated show.
Can I Buy Tickets On The Day?
Yes tickets will be on sale on the day from 12 noon from the ticket office at Montgomery Waters Meadow.
Where can I collect my tickets from?
Tickets order through a ticket agency will be sent out via the post if requested, any questions on these please contact your ticket agency.
What Are The Timings On The Day?
General Gates 16:30
Hospitality Gates 16:00
Show Start 18:55
Parking and Travel
Is car parking available?
Park and Stride and Park and Ride tickets are available from the Shrewsbury Town ticket office.
To view the full parking options click > Lionel Richie Parking Arrangements
Does the Park and Ride cost include the shuttle buses?
Town Centre Buses
The is a regular shuttle service from the bus station in the town centre direct to the stadium. First bus departs at 4:30pm and then at regular 15 minute intervals. The cost is Adult £3 single, Adult £5 return, No child fares, Shropshire and English concessionary passes are valid.
What time will the buses be leaving the Park and Ride sites?
The Car Parks at Oxon and Halls will open at 4pm and four buses will run back and forth from each site throughout the evening. The final bus to the stadium will be 7:15pm.
Where will the Park and Ride buses drop off at the concert and pick up post concert?
Concert buses will come in and drop off at the South East Corner for the concert and will be picked up from there post concert.
There will be dedicated entry lanes at that area for those travelling on the town centre shuttle buses as well as the park & ride coaches from Halls (Auction Market and Oxon).
Is Wheelchair/Disabled Parking available?
There is provision for Blue Badge parking at the stadium, contact the Shrewsbury Town ticket office for more details.
Are There Restrictions On the Roads Around the Stadium?
Oteley Road will be closed between Meole Brace roundabout and Weeping Cross Roundabout between 4pm and midnight on Wednesday 13th June. There will be access to householders and businesses along Oteley Road, as well as permit holders and buses.
Is there a drop off point for ambulant/disabled concert goers?
Drop off and pickup within the slip road down to Bannatines and Meole Brace golf course.
Is there a drop off point for Taxis?
Licensed taxis can drop off and pickup within the slip road down to Bannatines and Meole Brace golf course for pre booked taxis (pick up).
Where Do Coaches Depart Post Concert
All coaches will depart from the coach drop off point within the stadium where you were dropped off. Coaches will be clearly marked, please make your way to the required coach.