Where is The Westcott Theater?
The Westcott is located at 524 Westcott St. Syracuse, NY. We are the same building that the Westcott Cinema used to occupy.
When I get to The Westcott where can I park?
We have plenty of free parking around the venue for you. There is a lot directly behind the venue where you can park, you can also park in the large lot behind Sabastino's and Domino's Pizza. There is also plenty room on the street and side streets for you to park in as well, just be sure to read the signs around you to ensure that you're ok to park there. Please be respectful of our neighbors and don't leave trash in these lots. Just as a heads up, the lot in front of Dorian's is for their customers only, you will get towed if you park there.
Where can I purchase tickets for upcoming concerts?
You can purchase tickets online at thewestcotttheater.com or at www.upstateshows.com. You can also get tickets for our shows at The Sound Garden in Armory Square located in Downtown Syracuse. If you want to avoid service fees all together, you can pick up tickets at The Westcott Theater box office during shows.
Can I use a credit/debit card to purchase tickets at the door? Yes! We gladly accept most major credit cards at our box office and our bar.
What are your business hours at the theater?
We don't have set operational hours. We're normally there all day on show days and randomly on non-show days. Please give us a call or send us an email ahead of time to be sure we're there to help you.
Can I rent out The Westcott for a private party or to put on my own event?
Absolutely. We'd love to work with you, give us a call. Visit out Contact page for more information on how to get in touch with us.
Is there a photo/video/audio policy at The Westcott Theater?
Its always best to abide to our standard in-house policy which is; No flash photography, No pro cameras or anything with a detachable lens, No video recording and no audio recording. This will save you the hassle of having to take your camera back to the car. If you're inquiring about a press pass, your best bet would be to contact the artists.
Does The Westcott have seating?
Not all of the time. 95% of shows at the theater are standing room only. We do however offer limited seating for our comedy events and certain music events. If the show is partially seated it will say so on the website. Because of whatever circumstances if you cannot stand the entire show or you have a disability, let us know in advance by sending us an email and we will do our best to make accommodations for you. Due to fire code, if the show is a half seated / half standing show, we won't be able to add any extra seats, so please purchase your seated tickets early.
What can I do to help out? I'd love to help spread the word on upcoming shows at The Westcott!"
We're looking for new promo people / street teamers all of the time! Send an email over to email@example.com and he'll get you started.
What are the age requirements to attend shows at the Westcott?
Typically all shows at The Westcott Theater are all ages admitted. Occasionally, there are age restrictions. Please check the website before purchasing tickets to be sure.
Can I bring food and drinks into The Westcott
There is no outside food or drink allowed in The Westcott Theater. There is a full bar inside as well as soda & water vending machines.
Are tickets available at the door the day of show?
Sometimes, unless the show sells out in advance. If a show is sold out in advance, we'll post it on the website. To avoid this, always purchase your ticket a head of time. By doing this you're guaranteed to get in!
If I show up later in the night, is the ticket cheaper?
The ticket costs is the same at the start of the night as it is at the end of the night. Be sure to get to the show early to get the most bang for your buck.
I was at a show the other night and I left my _________ there.
The Westcott Theater is not responsible for any lost or stolen items. Please make sure you bring all of your belongings with you when you leave after the show.
Does the Westcott Theater have a bar?
Yes. The Westcott Theater has a full bar that serves both alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages. Be sure to try The Westcott Ale, brewed exclusively for us by our friends at the Middle Ages Brewery.
Are tickets refundable? What if the show get canceled or rescheduled?
Tickets are nonrefundable - all sales are final. If a show gets canceled and you've purchased a ticket, you will get refunded. Please contact Frontgate Tickets (email: firstname.lastname@example.org, phone: 512.389.0315) to initiate the refund process. If the show gets rescheduled, your old ticket will be good for the new date.
What if I haven't received my purchased tickets in the mail? Online ticket orders are processed through Frontgate Tickets, www.frontgatetickets.com. If you don't receive the mail order tickets, you must contact Frontgate to confirm they were not shipped. This is stated at the bottom of the confirmation email you receive upon purchase. The Westcott Theater has no control over mailed tickets and cannot accept emails as tickets on the day of the show.
Here are you ticket rights (from Frontgatetickets.com)
TERMS OF SALE. Tickets sold through this website grant to the Customer only a revocable license to the bearer that may be revoked at any time for any reason. Resale or attempted resale of any ticket issued hereunder at a price higher than the face value appearing thereon is grounds for seizure and cancellation without compensation. Customer assumes all risk or danger incidental to the attraction, whether occurring prior to, during, or subsequent to, the actual attraction. The terms of sale of each ticket issued pursuant to a transaction initiated on this website are subject to any and all terms imposed by the applicable Promoter. In order to be admitted to an event, each Customer must present the original ticket in its original, undamaged, unaltered form, to the applicable venue at the appropriate time. Entry may be refused for various reasons, including misconduct, intoxication, etc., as determined by the Promoter.
NO REFUNDS OR EXCHANGES. All sales are final. No refunds or exchanges for tickets purchased through this website will be made. Each Promoter may have additional policies regarding refunds or exchanges, but Front Gate Tickets is entitled to retain all fees collected through this website for services that it performs in taking orders and delivering tickets, including shipping, handling and service charges.
EVENT CANCELLATION/CHANGES. Notwithstanding the issuance of tickets through this website, the venue and/or promoter may cancel any event. Also, the venue operator and/or event promoter may change the scheduled performers or change the event date without notice, and any such change will not be considered a cancellation of the performance. Where events are held at outdoor venues, the risk of inclement weather is assumed by the Customer. Events may be held regardless of weather conditions, as determined by the venue operator and/or event promoter. In the event that a promoter offers to refund the base ticket price of the canceled event, the customer must make the request for refund no later than 10 business days of the originally scheduled date. In the event that a performance is rescheduled and the base price refunds are authorized by the promoter, any refund request must be made to Front Gate Tickets prior to the show and all tickets must be returned to Front Gate Tickets no later than 10 business days after the rescheduled date/and or refund request whichever is earlier. Front Gate Tickets is entitled to retain all fees collected through this website for services that it performs in taking orders and delivering tickets, including shipping, handling and service charges, regardless of whether a show is rescheduled or canceled.
TREAT TICKETS LIKE CASH. Lost or stolen tickets will not be replaced.
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THANKS, AND ENJOY THE SHOW!
Canned Heat's performance that was originally scheduled for September 16th has been cancelled. All tickets purchased will be refunded. Be on the lookout for a makeup date in the near future.
We're now taking submissions for the 2013 BIG BREAK Competition! Be sure to sign up your band by clicking the link above and filling out the form! Win cash prizes & free studio time!
Be sure to check UpstateShows.com for all of the great shows happening in and outside of The Westcott Theater This Summer!