May 9, 2017




Fayetteville, NC (May 8, 2017) – The Fayetteville FireAntz are expected to announce some major changes in a press conference this Friday, May 12 at 11:00 a.m. at the Crown Coliseum after announcing new ownership back in late March of this year.  This Press Conference is open to the public, and media are welcome and encouraged to attend. The new ownership comprised of Chuck Norris & Jeff Longo will be explaining the future for the team, the franchise, and debuting major changes within the organization.

All attendees are asked to enter the building in the West VIP Entrance and head to the Crown Ballroom located inside the Crown Coliseum – 1960 Coliseum Drive, Fayetteville, NC 28306.

For questions directly related to the Press Conference, please call Team President Jeff Longo at 704-999-8637 or email [email protected]

Media are asked to RSVP to [email protected] or by calling 910-438-4117.

Mar 9, 2017

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. – The Crown Complex is pleased to announce that the Luke Bryan concert on Friday, March 10 at 7:00 p.m. featuring Brett Eldredge & Brett Young will have a capacity crowd. Due to the large volume of patrons expected for the event, the following traffic and security plan will be implemented.

Mar 8, 2017

Ready or not, here she comes! Lauryn Hill will perform April 26 at the Crown Coliseum.

Feb 27, 2017




Sep 9, 2016

See all your favorite Smackdown Superstars at the Crown Coliseum on November 27 at the WWE Live: Holiday Tour.  Stars will include Dean Ambrose, AJ Styles, Randy Orton, Dolph Ziggler, Bray Wyatt, The Miz, The Usos, American Alpha, and many more! *Card subject to change. #WWEFAYETTEVILLE

Sep 8, 2016

All patrons attending the Cumberland County Fair will be directed to park in the East Lots of the Crown Complex until full. Patrons will enter the Fair through the Crown Exposition Center.  The North Parking Lots of the Crown Complex have been identified as overflow parking areas and will be opened as necessary.

Aug 31, 2016

Head coach Jeff Bes announced today the return of centerman Tayler Thompson for his second straight season with the FireAntz organization.  

Aug 31, 2016

The annual Heart of Christmas Show is back at the Crown Theatre this November. There will be three performances: Saturday, November 26 at 1:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. and Sunday, November 27 at 3:00 p.m. Tickets go on sale Thursday, September 1 at 10:00 a.m.

Aug 26, 2016

The Holly Day Fair, the largest holiday gift and craft show in Eastern North Carolina, will celebrate its 50th Anniversary November 3 – 6 at the Crown Expo Center in Fayetteville. Hosted by the Junior League of Fayetteville and presented by Carolina Pottery, the Holly Day Fair is a one-stop holiday shopping event that draws an average of 21,000 attendees and over 200 vendors. 

Aug 24, 2016

​Country singer-songwriter and American Idol season fifteen winner Trent Harmon will headline Country Night on the Up and Coming Weekly Entertainment Stage at the Cumberland County Fair on Friday, September 16 at 7:00 p.m. in partnership with Beasley Broadcasting’s 95.7 WKML.

Aug 15, 2016

Legendary classic rock band, Kansas, announced today that they will perform in Fayetteville, NC at the Crown Theatre on Saturday, December 3. 

Aug 8, 2016

In order to accommodate a smooth and efficient arrival, entrants should allow themselves ample amount of travel time. We anticipate heavy traffic congestion during the afternoon and evening on campus and in the surrounding area. Please pay close attention to road signage, police officers and parking attendants.

Jul 29, 2016

The Cumberland County Fair is making some major changes in preparation for the 2016 season. Spectra Venue Management announced today that they will be partnering with Big Rock Amusements to offer fairgoers enhanced games, concessions and a higher volume of state-of-the-art attractions with upgraded equipment. 

Jul 22, 2016

Fayetteville is going old school on Sunday, September 4 as hip hop legends DMX and Bone Thugs-N-Harmony co-headline the Kings and Queens of Hip Hop at the Crown Coliseum. The tour announced today that the 69 Boyz, best known for their breakout 1994 single “Tootsee Roll,” will be joining the headliners along with urban superstars Trina, Juvenile, Scarface, Dukwon and the Ying Yang Twins on stage for one night only.

Jul 19, 2016

Open the door to reveal mesmerizing worlds of unforgettable Disney moments and grand illusions when Disney Live! Mickey and Minnie’s Doorway to Magic visits Fayetteville on October 10th and 11th, 2016 at Crown Theatre. Tickets go on sale August 2, 2016 at 10:00 a.m.




All tickets will be honored for the RESCHEDULED performances on Monday, October 10 at 6 P.M. and Tuesday, October 11 at 6 P.M.

at Crown Theatre


Fayetteville, NC – Due to the impending severe weather conditions caused by Hurricane Matthew, the Sunday, October 9 performances of Disney Live! Mickey & Minnie’s Doorway To Magic at the Crown Theatre have been rescheduled. All tickets for Sunday’s 1 P.M. performance will be honored for the Monday, October 10 performance at 6 P.M. All tickets for Sunday’s 4 P.M. performance will be honored for the Tuesday, October 11 performance at 6 P.M.


The Crown Theatre box office will re-open at 10:00 a.m. on Monday, October 10. For customers unable to attend the October 10 or 11 performances, or for any additional questions, please contact the Crown Theatre ticketing hotline during business hours at (888) 257-6208.

Jul 11, 2016

95.7FM WKML is bringing its New Artist Showcase Parking Lot Party back to the Crown Complex on August 18 with the popular country group, Josh Abbott Band. Opening the evening will be country singers Dylan Scott and Tara Thompson. Tickets are $10 and will go on sale to the public Tuesday, July 12 at 10:00 a.m. 

Jun 27, 2016

For decades, WIDU has brought quality, faith-based programming to Cumberland County and the surrounding area culminating each year in a week-long anniversary celebration. This year’s main event is headlined by multiple GRAMMY®, Dove and Stellar Award-winning recording artists Kirk Franklin and Donnie McClurkin in the Crown Coliseum Saturday, October 8 at 4:00 p.m. 

Jun 10, 2016

Fayetteville is going old school on Sunday, September 4 as hip hop legends DMX and Bone Thugs-N-Harmony co-headline the Kings and Queens of Hip Hop at the Crown Coliseum. Also on the concert line-up are urban superstars Trina, Juvenile, Scarface and the Ying Yang Twins.

Jun 6, 2016

The Fayetteville FireAntz, members of the Southern Professional Hockey League, released their full 2016-2017 schedule today, highlighted by a 28 home game stand.

May 26, 2016

The Crown Complex Box Office will be closed Monday, May 30 in observance of Memorial Day. The Box Office will re-open Tuesday, May 31 at 10:00 a.m. Tickets may still be purchased online at and by phone at 1-888-257-6208.

May 26, 2016

The Crown Complex will host multiple graduations for Cumberland County Schools in the Coliseum and the Theatre throughout the day on June 3, June 9 and June 10. Due to the large volume of patrons expected for each event, the following traffic and security plan will be implemented.

May 18, 2016

The Frye Foundation, a nonprofit organization dedicated to the assistance of persons and their families that deal with diabetes and mental illnesses, is hosting its annual gala at the Crown Ballroom in Fayetteville, NC for the first time on June 4, 2016. The Gala is a fundraiser geared toward spreading awareness for Juvenile Diabetes and children’s mental health.

May 9, 2016

The Cape Fear Wildlife Expo announced today that the Crown Complex, managed by Spectra Venue Management and located in Fayetteville, NC will be the new home of the 9th Annual Cape Fear Wildlife Expo set for March 17 – 19, 2017. 

May 2, 2016

With an impressive string of sold-out shows running coast-to-coast, Billboard Music Awards nominee Chris Young is revealing the Fall run of his 2016 “I’m Comin’ Over Tour,” with 25 shows running September through the end of the year, his tour includes a stop in Fayetteville, NC at the Crown Coliseum on November 19. 

Apr 10, 2016

The Fayetteville FireAntz will take on the Knoxville Ice Bears in the first round of the 2016 Southern Professional Hockey League (SPHL) Playoffs. 

Apr 5, 2016

Second Chance Entertainment, a veteran entertainment company that produces events throughout the US and Caribbean, announced today that they will be bringing the Kings of the Street concert featuring Jeezy and Kevin Gates to Fayetteville, NC on Friday, May 20.

Mar 21, 2016

Fayetteville is going old school on Friday, July 15. Spectra Presents announced today that they will be bringing I Love the 90s to the Crown Coliseum Friday, July 15. Vanilla Ice and Salt-N-Pepa with Spinderella are slated to headline the night and will be joined on stage by special guests Kid N Play, All 4 One, Coolio and Young MC.

Mar 11, 2016

HCE Live presents The Big Top Out The Box Circus, originally scheduled for next Friday, March 18, has been cancelled. Per HCE Live, the cancellation is due to performer injuries sustained during rehearsal on March 9, 2016.

Mar 9, 2016

Due to the large volume of patrons expected for the the Donald Trump rally, Fox News taping and Hugs and Kisses Consignment Sale on March 9, the following traffic and security plan will be implemented.


Mar 3, 2016

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump will host a rally in Fayetteville at the Crown Coliseum on March 9 at 7 PM. 

Feb 23, 2016

Grammy nominated singer-songwriter, Kem, and 11-time Grammy Award winner, Babyface, will headline The Ultimate Mother’s Day Celebration in the Crown Coliseum on May 6 at 8:00 p.m.

Feb 17, 2016

The Crown Complex is pleased to announce that the Jason Aldean concert on Saturday, February 20 at 7:30 p.m. featuring Thomas Rhett and A Thousand Horses will have a capacity crowd. Due to the large volume of patrons expected for the event, the following traffic and security plan will be implemented.

Jan 23, 2016

In order to protect the safety of our patrons, employees and touring personnel, Star Trek: The Ultimate Voyage, originally scheduled for tomorrow, January 24 at 6:30 p.m. has been cancelled due to the Black Ice Winter Weather Advisory currently in effect for Cumberland County until noon tomorrow. The conditions cited within the advisory will unfortunately make the roads unsafe for passage, prohibiting the tour from safely traveling to the area.  

Jan 22, 2016

The ESPN Radio Upper Deck will be closed today, January 22, due to inclement weather. The restaurant will reopen next Thursday at its regularly scheduled time of 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. for lunch. 

Dec 4, 2015

Grammy® Award-winning and multi-platinum selling hip hop music superstar, Lil Wayne announced today that his latest tour, THE DEDICATION TOUR will make a stop at the Crown Coliseum in Fayetteville, NC on February 3.

Dec 3, 2015

The Crown Complex is pleased to announce that the WWE Live Holiday Tour in the Crown Coliseum and Daryl Hall and John Oates concert in the Crown Theatre both hosted on Saturday, December 5 at 7:30 p.m. will have capacity crowds. Due to the large volume of patrons expected complex, the following traffic and security plan will be implemented.

Nov 20, 2015

GRAMMY® Award-winning THIRD DAY will play the Crown Coliseum for one night only Friday, November 20 in support of their most recent album Lead Us Back: Songs of Worship.

Nov 17, 2015

Multi-platinum rock bands Shinedown and Breaking Benjamin announced today the details of their co-headlining U.S. tour. Bandsintown exclusively reported the tour announcement earlier this morning- The tour’s cross-country trek kicks off on October 16 in Wichita, KS and includes a stop in Fayetteville, NC at the Crown Coliseum Tuesday, November 17 at 7:00 p.m. Shinedown and Breaking Benjamin will be joined on stage by rising rock band, Sevendust.

Nov 13, 2015

The Crown Complex Box Office will be open Friday, July 3 from 10 AM – 4 PM and will be closed Saturday, July 4 in observance of Independence Day.

Oct 23, 2015

After a nation-wide run of his highly acclaimed 2014-2015 “Born Again… Again” tour, Katt Williams returns with a brand new tour and is funnier than ever. The tour will stop in Fayetteville on Friday, October 23 at 8:00 p.m. at the Crown Coliseum.