Dec 3, 2015

December 5 Traffic & Safety Advisory

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.

The general parking facilities will open to the public beginning at 4:00 p.m. Parking is first-come-first-serve; there is no fee for parking at the venue and at the designated satellite parking areas established by the Crown Complex. Vehicles parked in areas not under the jurisdiction of the Crown Complex may be subject to tow.

Enhanced security measures at both events may cause delays in entering the facility. As such, patrons are encouraged to arrive early in order to expedite the entry process:

  • Patrons for WWE Live are encouraged to arrive at the Crown Coliseum by 5:30 p.m.
  • Patrons for Daryl Hall and John Oates are encouraged to arrive at the Crown Theatre by 6:00 p.m.

Venue parking lots open at 4:00 p.m., please follow the direction of on-site traffic control.

For patrons traveling northbound on Interstate 95 (Lumberton Area): Vehicles traveling northbound on Interstate 95 should take Exit 40 (I-95BUS N/US-301 N). Travel north on US-301 until directed by Fayetteville Police Department to turn RIGHT on to East Mountain Drive and will enter the complex via the East Mountain Drive side of the Crown Complex.

For patrons traveling southbound on Interstate 95 (Dunn/Benson Area): Vehicles traveling southbound on Interstate 95 should take Exit 46B (NC-87N). Travel north on HWY 87 until Exit 100 – Owen Drive. Fayetteville Police Department will direct traffic to turn LEFT on to East Mountain Drive and use the entrance on the East Mountain Drive side of the Crown Complex. 

For patrons traveling southbound on US-301 (Eastover Area): Vehicles traveling southbound on US-301 should use HWY 87 south to Exit 100 - Owen Drive. Fayetteville Police Department will direct traffic to turn LEFT on to East Mountain Drive and use the entrance on the East Mountain Drive side of the Crown Complex. 

For patrons traveling northbound on US-301 (Grays Creek Area): Vehicles traveling northbound on US-301 will be directed by Fayetteville Police Department to turn RIGHT on to East Mountain Drive and will enter the complex via the East Mountain Drive side of the Crown Complex.

For patrons traveling on MLK Freeway (North Fayetteville/Ramsey Street Area): Use Exit 100 - Owen Drive.  Fayetteville Police Department will direct traffic to turn LEFT on to East Mountain Drive and use the entrance on the East Mountain Drive side of the Crown Complex.

For patrons traveling east on Owen Drive (Cross Creek Mall Area): Vehicles are to use both thru lanes to cross US-301.  Fayetteville Police Department will be directing traffic toward the facility. Vehicles will enter via the Owen Drive side of the Crown Complex.

For patrons traveling on All-American Expressway (Fort Bragg Area): Vehicles travelling on All American Expressway are to continue east onto Owen Drive.  Vehicles are to use both thru lanes to cross US-301.  Fayetteville Police Department will be directing traffic toward the facility. Vehicles will enter via the Owen Drive side of the Crown Complex.

Immediately following the concert:

Patrons are asked to follow the direction of Crown Complex parking attendants and the Fayetteville Police Department to ensure a safe and speedy departure.

Traffic exiting on to Owen Drive will be directed toward either Business 95/Highway 301 or NC Highway 87. Signage will be used to direct traffic back into Fayetteville.

There are NO U-Turns allowed on this road.

Traffic directed on to East Mountain Drive will be allowed to continue to West Mountain Drive or turn Southbound onto Business 95/Highway 301.

No traffic will be allowed to turn Northbound onto Business 95/Highway 301 from East Mountain Drive.

Prohibited items on Crown Complex property:

  • Weapons or controlled substances of any kind.
  • Smoking in any of the facilities, this includes electronic cigarettes.
  • Animals (with the exception of service animals).
  • Food, beverages or containers of any size.
  • Flash photography, selfie sticks, iPads or professional cameras with detachable lenses.

Backpacks, purses larger than 16x16 inches or any other large bag will not be permitted. There will not be any exceptions.

Contact our main office at 910-438-4100 for more information if needed.

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