Bowery Boston  FAQs

How can I get tickets to shows at Royale, The Sinclair, or Great Scott?
You can purchase tickets online by clicking the “tickets” icon on any show page on our site. Tickets are also sold in person at the no-fee box office located at The Sinclair (52 Church St. Cambridge, MA) from 12 p.m. to 7 p.m. every Wednesday through Saturday. If tickets do not sell out in advance, they will be sold at the door on the night of the show beginning when doors open.

If a show is canceled, where do I get a refund?
If a show is canceled, refunds are available at point of purchase. You will be refunded automatically if you purchased a ticket through Please note openers are always subject to change.

How old do I have to be to get into a show?
Age minimums vary from show to show. You must present a government-issued ID if you are 21+ and plan on drinking alcohol. Security is present at every show to verify your age.

I’m coming from work / the airport / class. Can I bring a bag?
Please be advised that all professional cameras, video equipment, laptops, tablets, large bags carrying these items, luggage, and like articles are strictly prohibited from the venue. Patrons with prohibited articles may have the option of checking these items in the lobby level. Venue assumes no liability for items that may be lost, stolen or damaged while being stored. Please note that all guests may be subject to search of their person and/or possessions.

Do I need to bring ID?
Yes! Government-issued photo ID is required.

What kind of drinks do you have?
We have a full bar with plenty of H20 and soft drinks along with a wide selection of both tap and bottled beers, wine and spirits to cure what ails you.

I have a blog. Do I count as press?
Maybe. But all press inquiries should be directed to the band’s publicist, label or management.

Can I bring my camera?
Photo policy varies for different artists and is usually not determined until day of show. You can bring a nonprofessional camera to most shows and inquire about the photo policy at the door or call 617-451-7700 on the day of show.

Is there a dress code?
Shirt and shoes required! Otherwise, for concerts, there is no dress code whatsoever.

Can I book my band?
The vast majority of the acts that play here select their own support acts and bring them on tour with them. We rarely have the opportunity to add other bands to the bill. But feel free to email with information about your band (links to music, press clips, where else they’ve played in Boston, etc) because you never know!

I have other questions. Can you help?
Yes! Just e-mail and someone will get back to you promptly.

Other RULES & FAQs:
Tickets purchased in front of the venue are usually counterfeit and admittance will be denied.
No flyers, stickers, handbills.
You will be ejected for throwing ANYTHING, even your mama.
If you lose an item at a show, please email the following day.
All bags are subject to search.
No markers, spray paint, weapons (includes pocket knives). Unicorns are welcome.
Handicapped seating is available … please arrive at the venue 15 minutes before doors are scheduled to open and security will accommodate you at the door.
You must show proof of age by government-issued photo ID and obtain a wristband to be served at the bar.