Negative Test Result - Documentation

Unvaccinated guests, age 12 and over, are required to present documentation (printed or digital) to event staff before entering DPAC showing a negative COVID-19 PCR or Antigen test result conducted within 72 hours prior to the event.

 

COVID-19 Negative Test Result - Documentation - Frequently Asked Questions 

How do I show proof of a negative test result when I arrive for my event?

  • At entry, DPAC’s Event Staff will validate your proof of a negative COVID-19 diagnostic test.
  • Guests will be asked to provide PRINTED proof of a negative COVID-19 diagnostic test (PCR or antigen) taken within 72-hours of the event date.
  • Please make sure this PRINTED test result clearly lists your name, date-of-test and test result.

I am ineligible to be vaccinated or have made the personal choice not to be vaccinated, am I unable to attend an event requiring vaccination?

  • It makes no difference to DPAC why someone has not been vaccinated (personal choice, advice from a medical professional, age, deeply held religious belief or any other reason).
  • Unvaccinated guests will simply be asked to provide PRINTED proof of a negative COVID-19 diagnostic test taken within 72-hours of the event date.

If I am unvaccinated, do you require a specific type of COVID-19 diagnostic test?

  • ONLY PCR COVID-19 tests (sometimes referred to as a molecular test) or Antigen COVID-19 tests will be accepted - please be sure to bring PRINTED proof of your negative test result.
  • Testing is free, easy and fast at hundreds of locations throughout North Carolina.
  • To find a testing site near you, please visit: Test Site Finder

How close to the event date should I take a COVID-19 diagnostic test?

  • Your COVID-19 diagnostic test should be taken within 72-hours of the event date.
  • For example, if your event is on Friday, your test should be taken no earlier than the Tuesday prior.

Will at-home COVID-19 tests be accepted?

  • At-home covid tests are not accepted.

I’ve had Covid. Do I still need to be tested or obtain a vaccine?

  • Proof of vaccination or PRINTED proof of a negative COVID-19 diagnostic test taken within 72-hours of the event date are always required.

Will I still have to wear a face cover?

What if I would rather get a refund?

  • Refunds will be available for anyone who submits confirmation of a positive test result in the ten-day period prior to the event. For tickets purchased through any resale or third-party site, please reach out to those purchase sites directly.
  • For more information, please contact: customerservice@dpacnc.com