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FAQs for DTE Energy Music Theatre

Where is DTE Energy Music Theatre located and what is the address?

DTE Energy Music Theatre is located in Clarkston, Michigan off of I-75 at Sashabaw Rd. (Exit 89) The address is 7774 Sashabaw Rd, Clarkston, MI 48348.

What is the capacity of DTE Energy Music Theatre?

15,274 Total (*7,202 pavilion, *8,072 lawn seats)

When is DTE Energy Music Theatre open?

DTE Energy Music Theatre is open from May to September.

How many events are at DTE Energy Music Theatre each year?

On average DTE Energy Music Theatre has approximately 50 events each summer.

How many parking entrances are at DTE Energy Music Theatre?

There are a total of eleven lanes through which you may enter. South drive – 4 lanes. Main drive – 5 lanes. Pine Knob Road – 2 lanes.

Where is Guest Services located?

The guest services office and information booth is located directly inside the East Entrance.

Are there any stairways leading up to the lawn seating?

Five stairways access the lawn seating area. One each at stage right and left, and three stairways at the rear of hill.

Where are the restrooms at DTE Energy Music Theatre?

Convenient men’s and women’s locations throughout the grounds. For physically challenged patrons, two unisex restrooms are located at the stage right concessions plaza. Physically challenged women may also access the stage right and left women’s locations.

How can I see the performers up close from the back of the pavilion or lawn seating?

There are two giant live-action video walls located on both sides of the stage and Three 9’ X 12’ video screens mounted on top of the rear of the pavilion for lawn patrons.

Are there metal detectors at DTE Energy Music Theatre?

Palace Sports & Entertainment has always considered the safety and security of all guests our top priority. In our constant effort to achieve this, we are pleased to announce the activation of Walk-Through Metal Detectors at DTE Energy Music Theatre for the 2016 summer season. Walk-Through Metal Detection is the next step in advanced security measures that helps maximize both safety and convenience for all guests. 

If you plan to attend an event this season, here are a few tips to help ensure a smooth entry into the venue:

  • Allow for extra time when entering
  • Limit the amount of personal items you bring with you
  • Prepare to remove all cell phones, cameras, keys, and other large metal objects from your pockets
  • Unlike the standard procedures of the Transportation Security Administration, fans will not be required to remove shoes or belts
  • Leave any unnecessary bags in your vehicle
  • Ensure each guest has their individual ticket in hand
  • Double check to ensure you are not carrying any prohibited items