• 🎓Graduation Information

    Martin Marietta Center for the Performing Arts

    Meymandi Hall

    2 East South Street., Raleigh, NC 27601

    🎟 Tickets:

    • Each graduate will receive 10 tickets at graduation practice on Monday, June 5th. 
    • Guests without a ticket will not be admitted
    • Guests aged 2 and under do not require a ticket.

    🚗 Parking:

    • Parking for graduation practice and graduation will be $10.00 each
    • Failure to park without paying may result in a $50 fine.
    • There will be appropriate signage indicating parking facilities.
    • To expedite paying for parking, download the Passport Parking App

    Graduation Practice:

    • June 5, 8:15 - 10:30 a.m. 
    • Practice is mandatory!  If you do not attend practice, you will not be able to participate in the graduation ceremony!

    🎓 Graduation Ceremony:

    • Graduates must report to Meymandi Hall no later than 8:45 a.m..
    • June 12  (Ceremony time is 10:00 a.m.)
    • 🚪 Doors will open for guests at 9:15 a.m.

    Graduation Ceremony Attire:

    • Dark pants (blue or black) -- no jeans or shorts
    • Button-up shirts with a collar (solid color) dark tie
    • Dresses need to be above the hemline of the graduation robe
    • No sneakers or tennis shoes *Shoes should be comfortable
    • Don't forget your 🎓cap & gown
    • Caps may not be decorated!
    • Please see Ms. Brooks if you need assistance with graduation attire


    The following items are prohibited inside the facility:

    balloons, camera bags, book bags/backpacks, glass vases/containers of flowers, food or drinks, noisemakers, wrapped packages of any kind, or any items like those listed above.  💐 Flowers wrapped in tissue paper are allowed inside the building.


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