Fan Guide

ArenaRacingUSA® #RVA Will Call

When purchasing tickets by phone or online, you may choose to pick them up at Will Call (7th St. Entrance).  During events, please enter at Seventh Street and use the Interior Box Office.  Please be prepared to provide the photo I.D.

Press and VIP tickets, or tickets left by a third party, may also be picked up at Will Call prior to event with a photo I.D. required (may also be available at Tunnel Entrance (8th St. and Clay St.); call Arena Racing USA for instructions on “Back Door” ticket pick-up).

ArenaRacingUSA® Will Call opens one hour before race time. Friday races start at 7:30 p.m., and Saturday races start at 7:00 p.m. Be sure to confirm race start times on your ticket or via the online schedule.


The Coliseum strives to meet all structural and service requirements as stipulated by the American with Disabilities Act. Guests with disabilities will find restrooms, drinking fountains, ATM’s and counters that are accessible for them. Additional services are listed below.

Wheelchair accessible seats are available in all price levels. One companion ticket may be purchased with each wheelchair accessible ticket. Please indicate when purchasing tickets if you require accessible seating. For additional information, please call 804-780-4970 ext 101

Accessible Drop Off

Patrons with disabilities may be dropped off at the Fifth Street and Seventh Street entrance next to the Box Office

Alcoholic Beverages

Virginia and Federal Law prohibit the sale of alcohol to persons under the age of 21. Therefore, guests are required to show proper identification and proof of age when purchasing alcoholic beverages within the coliseum. The number of alcoholic beverages may be limited to one drink per person, per purchase. Management reserves the right to refuse service to guests who appear intoxicated or who are disturbing other guests. Beer sales are discontinued approximately 45 minutes before the end of the events. We encourage guests to drink responsibly and not drive after drinking.


For your convenience, an ATM with both internal and external access is available at the Sixth Street entrance.


The Main concourse at the Coliseum features a range of dinner, snack, dessert and beverage items, with multiple points of sale during events.  Choices include Pepsi Products, Papa John’s Pizza, Dippin’ Dots and Johnny Rockets. Please note no outside food may be brought into the arena.

Doors Open

For most events, doors open 60 minutes prior to start time of the event. This may vary by event. For specific information, please call the Coliseum at 804-780-4970 or check the event specific page on


There are three public entrances to the Richmond Coliseum at 5th, 6th and 7th Street.  Normally, the 6th Street entrance serves as the main public entrance.  Please refer to event information provided on the website for the particular event to determine the official entrance.  Drop off locations at 5th and 7th Street closest to the box office are available for those needing assistance.  There is also limited handicapped parking available for vehicles with proper identification at these locations.


There is (1) passenger elevator and (1) freight elevator. The passenger elevator located at 1L provides access to Upper concourse and arena levels.

Guest Services

Guest Services desk is located at the Seventh Street entrance on the main concourse. This area provides guests a convenient location to obtain information, offer suggestions, voice concerns and request assistance during events.


Arena Racing USA merchandise is available on race day at kiosks along the concourse of the Richmond Coliseum.

Prohibited Items

We ask that you arrive early and travel light, as you may be subject to search. This includes metal detecting and bag search. For safety reasons, prohibited items include but are not limited to:

  • Alcohol, drugs, illegal substances or any paraphernalia associated with drug use
  • Audio/Video recorders, professional cameras (at the request of promoters use of cell phones may be prohibited during events) and tripods
  • Cans, bottles, coolers or any outside food or drink
  • Fireworks
  • Flags or signs with poles
  • Laser pens or pointers of any type
  • Noisemakers or air horns
  • Oversized bags
  • All Illegal guns and weapons are prohibited
  • Pepper spray/Mace
  • Chains, knives and spiked jewelry
  • Any other items deemed unacceptable by event/facility management

If an item is revealed during a search, patrons may dispose of the item or they may return the item to their vehicle. Richmond Coliseum does not safeguard any personal belongings of any type.


For your safety, once a person exits the Richmond Coliseum, re-entry is strictly forbidden


Please confirm your ticket selection at the time of purchase, as tickets are non-refundable and cannot be exchanged.

Re-Sale of Tickets

The resale of the event tickets on the grounds of the Richmond Coliseum is strictly prohibited. To avoid problems with counterfeit or stolen tickets, or inflated prices, please purchase your tickets through authorized Ticketmaster outlets only.  We cannot assist in the event that you have purchased at a non Ticketmaster outlet.

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ArenaRacingUSA® #RVA Parking

Parking lots and garages surround the Richmond Coliseum from every direction!  On this map you will see that public parking areas are marked in green.


5th & Marshall Rates

0-1 hours: $4.00
1-2 hours: $9.00
2-3 hours: $13.00
3-24 hours: $17.00
Weekend rate (starts after 6pm on Friday): $8.00
Evening Rate (starts after 6pm Monday – Friday): $8.00
Special Event rate (only when we pre-collect): $6.00

7th & Marshall Rates

0-1 hours: $4.00
1-2 hours: $8.00
2-3 hours: $12.00
3-24 hours: $16.00
Weekend rate (starts after 6pm on Friday): $6.00
Evening rate (starts after 6pm Monday – Friday): $6.00
Special Event rate (only when we precollect): $6.00

Contact Us:

CORPORATE OFFICE: Arena Racing USA® 8016 Staples Mill Rd,
Richmond, VA 23228 PHONE:(804) 835-5211 EMAIL:

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