FAQs - Mishawaka


IF it is the day of the show, we MAY NOT be able to answer your question via phone call OR email. Please come to the shuttle stop to try to ride standby and get information. If you have questions about your pre-purchased ticket you will need to visit the box office AT the venue.

I have a question about my concert and/or transpo ticket. Who do I contact?

Is the Mish Venue and Restaurant Cashless?

  • We are Cashless! We only accept credit and debit cards. We do NOT accept cash, Apple Pay, Samsung Pay, or any other phone-based payments. For any patron that is not able to utilize a credit or debit card, we do offer the ability for cash payments to be loaded to one of our refillable and reusable Mish cards.

How do I learn about all the Mish shows before everyone else does?

  • Become an insider! Enter your email where it says “Become a Mish Insider” on the of the page. We will send you an email the second we book all our shows, even before we put them on sale! Never miss your shot at our quick sell out shows!

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    Discounted Fees to Shows

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    Learn What’s New at the Mish!

Handicap, ADA, and accessibility 

Accessibility at the Mish

I can’t attend the show, can I have a refund?

  • Unless otherwise noted, all tickets, goods, and services sold on the MISHAWAKA AMPHITHEATRE platform adhere to a “NO REFUNDS, NO EXCHANGES” Policy.
    In the event of any refund, only the price of the ticket can be refunded. The Mishawaka does not return fees to the customer.
  • For questions about refunds, email boxoffice@themishawaka.com

I can’t attend the show, can I give my ticket to someone else?

  • Absolutely! All tickets are transferable. If your tickets are at Will Call, please email boxoffice@themishawaka.com with your Order Number, Ticket Purchaser Name, and the Name of the Person picking up the tickets (notify the box office of “Will Call Name Change” when arriving to pick up tickets at the show).

Can I change my ticket type? (I reserved Will Call tickets but would prefer print at home now..)

  • We’re sorry we cannot change your ticket type after your order has been completed.

I can’t find my tickets and/or confirmation email. Can you help?

  • Email boxoffice@themishawaka.com with your full name and order number (if you have it), and we’ll resend your ticket email within 72 hours. If your show is today or tomorrow, you can visit the box office at the Mishawaka with your ID or the credit card used to purchase the tickets and they will reprint your order.

I’m thinking about bringing my kids to the venue, do they need a ticket?

  • Children 10 years of age and younger do not need a ticket for general admission to Mishawaka. Any child needing a seat on our VIP decks and/or on the shuttle will need their own ticket.

Can I bring my lawn chair?

  • The Mishawaka is a Standing Room Only Venue but chairs are allowed if there is space. Chairs are to remain at the back of the venue. No umbrellas, please. Security reserves the right to redirect chair placement for the sake of overall patron safety. Chairs are NOT allowed for sold out shows. During our Sunday Summer Series concerts, you are encouraged to bring your own blankets and lawn chairs.

How much is parking in the winter?

  • Free!

I can’t take the shuttle because I have to leave early, is there parking at the venue?

  • Of course! We have on-site parking, priced at $67 per car, available online for pre-purchase or at the event until sold out. Attendants will sell parking passes on day of show ONLY IF not already sold out, credit or debit card only.

When does the show start?

  • Show start time will be posted online. Doors and box office will open two hours before showtime. Online sales cease three hours before showtime. Outlet sales (Chippers Lanes, College Ave) cease 5 hours before showtime or until sold out of allotment.

Can I bring my dog? Also, I’m pet-sitting a bunch of cats, can I bring them, too?

  • We welcome any well behaved and leashed pets. They are allowed on the deck or in the venue, NOT during ticketed concerts, however. We do reserve the right ask you to remove pet from the establishment in the case of any issues.

Thinking about bringing up a picnic lunch for me and my family, can I bring food inside?

  • We’re happy to see you and your family, but please no outside food or beverage inside the venue. Baby food exempt from this.

Can I bring my water bottle or CamelBak inside the venue?

  • Yes. Containers must be empty. No glass of any kind will be permitted.

Can I set up my audio/video equipment somewhere to record the show?

  • No, there’s no recording permitted unless expressly authorized by the artist.

I’m a professional photographer, can I take pictures for my website?

  • No, there will be no professional photography unless explicitly authorized by venue management or artist.

I heard there’s no re-entry into the venue, is that true?

  • Yes, that is true. No re-entry allowed.

What is the venue’s policy on inclement weather?

  • Mishawaka events are held “rain or shine”. Please come to shows prepared for possible inclement weather. If an abrupt extreme storm occurs, our safety policy is to pause the performance and direct patrons inside until it is safe to return outdoors.

Can I bring a backpack?

  • Yes, as long as it isn’t carrying prohibited items, such as: glass, weapons, and illegal substances. All bags are subject to search upon entry.

What does Concert Table Service Entail?

  • Concert Table Service is available on our outdoor dining deck for select shows for $100. Please note: Table reservations do not include concert tickets. Tickets to the show must be purchased separately. Learn more here: themishawaka.com/concert-table-service

Answers to Shuttle and Parking FAQs 

  • Parking and Shuttle Reservations can be made here:  http://www.themishawaka.com/info/parking-and-transportation/. The Mishawaka cannot advise patrons to park in the canyon along the highway.
  • Parking/Shuttle is not listed for sale online… This means that particular option is sold out.
  • To reserve a shuttle seat, please do so at least 26 hours in advance of show. Reserved shuttle riders at designated time receive priority seating.
  • Stand-by purchase available but seating not guaranteed.
  • To ride standby please bring $32 cash to the Colorado State University Tennis Complex.
  • If parking (and/or shuttles) are sold out, there is often standby room on the shuttles. Some patrons often meet at the shuttle stop to carpool.
  • There are NO Day of Show changes, edits, or cancellations to any shuttle or parking reservation.
  • If you can’t make it to the bus at your reservation time, we will get you onto the next bus, if space allows. We load the shuttles via the following priority system: Priority #1 – Riders with a reservation at the correct time, Priority #2 – Riders with a reservation at a different time, Priority #3 – Riders with no reservation
  • If you can’t find your shuttle/confirmation email, please email or mishtranspo@gmail.com and we will resend.
  • You do not need your confirmation receipt to claim your shuttle or parking reservation. You just need the reservation name (identification is preferred).
  • To exit and get back on the shuttle at the END of the night, please join the line that exits through the restrooms.
  • If you need assistance or want to change your reservation, please email mishtranspo@gmail.com.
  • Refunds for rides can only be requested 48hrs in advance of show doors. Please email mishtranspo@gmail.com to request.
  • CSU Tennix Complex is the only shuttle pickup. There is no campground or alternate transportation service offered by the Mishawaka. All shuttles are scheduled to return at the end of the show. Shuttles will be loading through the show and may leave early if they fill.
  • We cannot switch the name of your reservation, however if they use your name, they will be able to use your spot.
  • There is NO drinking OR smoking at the shuttle stop or on the buses. Please be respectful.
  • Chairs are only permitted if space allows. Email mishtranspo@gmail.com to check before bringing your chair.
  • An oversized vehicle is a vehicle that can hold 13-15 passengers, any trailer, RV or large capacity cargo van. Passenger trucks of all size are regular parking.
  • To reserve handicap parking, please purchase a regular parking pass on the website, and email mishtranspo@gmail.com for a preferred handicap space next to the venue.

Direct assistance is available by emailing info@themishawaka.com or mishtranspo@gmail.com

We will respond to your message within 72 hours. You may receive Day of Show assistance by texting (970) 481-9466.