New York! See you in Central Park at Good Morning America today!!!
Instructions for VIP Guests for Summer Concerts in Central Park
VIP guests should arrive at Rumsey Playfield in New York City's Central Park by 5:30 a.m. on the concert date.
The best way to enter Rumsey Playfield, also known as Central Park Summerstage, is at 5th Avenue and 72nd Street.
As you enter the park, please follow the sidewalk on the North side of the street. A Good Morning America staff member will direct you to a check in area where you can get a wristband or to where you will lineup if you already have a wristband.
At 6:00 a.m. you will be allowed to enter the venue prior to the general audience. You will be required to show a wristband to gain entry.
VIP’s will be ushered to an area directly in front of the stage.
The show airs from 7:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.
A sound check by the performer usually takes place at 7:30 a.m.
The concert usually starts at 8:30 a.m. The artist will perform 2-3 songs.
The concert ends at 9:00 a.m. and the concert audience is dismissed.
A VIP reservation does not include meeting the artist or a backstage pass.
If you need to arrive later than 6:00 a.m. simply follow the instructions above. Because of the large number of people that attend each summer concert, arriving early is strongly recommended. If you arrive after 6:00 a.m. Good Morning America can NOT guarantee you access, or a great view to see the concert. Access is on a first come, first serve basis and will be permitted until capacity is reached in the venue.
Backpacks or bags are not permitted inside the venue.
Please bring an umbrella just in case it rains.
Wear comfortable shoes as you will have to stand.
If you are handicap or traveling with someone who needs a chair, seating can be provided.
The park is accessible by wheelchair. (The Good Morning America staff and security are willing to assist if you need help.)
We look forward to seeing you in our summer home, Rumsey Playfield in Central Park!