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Directions to our theatres

All of our theatres are located in the Denver Performing Arts Complex in downtown Denver, which takes up the blocks between Speer Boulevard and 14th Street, and between Arapahoe and Champa streets. The intersection of 14th and Curtis streets is a good pick-up and drop-off location for all theatres (see map below).

Advisory: Due to structural maintenance on the Arts Complex garage, entry via 13th Street is limited. Please plan to arrive early to ensure that you arrive to your ticketed performance on time.

Don't forget to view our calendar of downtown events to make note of days when parking might be more difficult.

 Directions to the theatre drop-off location:
Map of theatres within the Complex:
 click to open in Google Maps  Download DCPA Complex Map PDF

Directions to our classes:

DCPA Education classes are held at 1101 13th St., in the Robert and Judi Newman Center for Theatre Education, at the corner of 13th and Arapahoe.

Directions to the Robert and Judi
Newman Center and Conservatory Theatre
:
Student pick-up and drop-off location:
 Click to open in Google Maps
 Download Education Drop off Map PDF












Parking Alerts
Denver Center for the Performing Arts
To provide you with exemplary customer service, the DCPA sends emails prior to your ticketed event that provide parking alerts, tips and helpful links to make the most of your visit.
 
Featured Parking Partner
Epernay Lounge | 1080 Stout St. (In the Complex)
Located at the corner of 14th & Arapahoe, Epernay offers unique, globally-inspired dishes, small plates, sushi, specialty cocktails and champagne by the glass.

**OFFER: Enjoy free valet parking when you buy Epernay Lounge’s Date Night Package. This package is $35 per person and is a set menu of a glass of bubbly, an appetizer, entrée and dessert.

**PARKING: Epernay offers valet service Friday & Saturday evenings for $12
 
 
Parking Panda
 
Reserve a parking spot within walking distance of the Arts Complex. Simply reserve online, present your confirmation and park.  Inventory is limited.

Questions: 303.607.9093
 
Arts Complex Garage
Entrances off of Arapahoe and 13th
Rates vary; payment by cash or credit card is due upon entry. Wheelchair accessible spaces are located on levels 3, 4 and 5. During peak times, alternate parking is suggested.

Advisory:
Due to structural maintenance on the Arts Complex garage, entry via 13th Street is limited. Please plan to arrive early to ensure that you arrive to your ticketed performance on time.

Questions: Dial 311
 
Colorado Convention Center Garage
Entrances off of Speer & Champa
Rates vary; payment by cash or credit card is due upon entry. Wheelchair parking is available on all three levels of the garage. This garage is connected to our theatres by a pedestrian bridge

Questions: 303.228.8071

 
Restaurant Partners
Offers vary
Many of our restaurant partners offer parking validation or valet services. Leave your car before dinner, enjoy the show and come back afterward to pick it up.
 
Downtown Lots
Rates Vary
Many downtown parking lots and garages are within walking distance to our theatres.



What else is happening the day of your show? If there's another DCPA show in the Complex, a different arts performance or even a Colorado Rockies game, it could affect how long it takes to get here and park. Please check the time and date of your show ticket against the list below. We update it regularly to ensure you can prepare to arrive in plenty of time.

 

IMPORTANT TRAFFIC/PARKING ALERT(S)!

Advisory: Due to structural maintenance on the Arts Complex garage, entry via 13th Street is limited. Please plan to arrive early to ensure that you arrive to your ticketed performance on time.



Event Locations
Denver Performing Arts Complex Sports Authority Field Pepsi Center
Coors Field Colorado Convention Center


  Event Date Time
  Denver Shakespeare Fest. Fri, Apr 24 9:30am
  Rky. Mtn. College Arts & Design Fri, Apr 24 5:00pm
  The 12 Fri, Apr 24 7:30pm
  Perception Fri, Apr 24 8:00pm
  Joseph & Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat Fri, Apr 24 7:30pm
  Defending the Caveman Fri, Apr 24 7:30pm
  Perception Fri, Apr 24 7:30pm
  CSO- The New School of Composition Fri, Apr 24 7:30pm
  I Can Do It! Fri, Apr 24 10:00am
  Colorado Rockies Fri, Apr 24 6:40pm
  Denver Academy Gala Sat, Apr 25 5:30pm
  The 12 Sat, Apr 25 1:30pm
  The 12 Sat, Apr 25 7:30pm
  Perception Sat, Apr 25 8:00pm
  Joseph & Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat Sat, Apr 25 2:00pm
  Joseph & Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat Sat, Apr 25 7:30pm
  Defending the Caveman Sat, Apr 25 2:00pm
  Defending the Caveman Sat, Apr 25 7:30pm
  Perception Sat, Apr 25 7:30pm
  Amp The Cause- Concerts for Kids Sat, Apr 25 8:00am
  Doors Open Denver Sat, Apr 25 10:00am
  I Can Do It! Sat, Apr 25 9:00am
  9 Health FREE Yoga Sat, Apr 25 7:00am
  CO Bike Expo Sat, Apr 25 10:00am
  Colorado Rockies
Sat, Apr 25 6:10pm
  The 12 Sun, Apr 26 1:30pm
  Family Fun Forum Sun, Apr 26 12:00pm
  Joseph & Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat Sun, Apr 26 2:00pm
  Joseph & Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat Sun, Apr 26 7:30pm
  Defending the Caveman Sun, Apr 26 2:00pm
  Doors Open Denver Sun, Apr 26 10:00am
  Opera CO Sun, Apr 26 12:00pm
  Opera CO Brunch Sun, Apr 26 12:30pm
  Denver Young Artists Spring Concert Sun, Apr 26 2:30pm
  I Can Do It! Sun, Apr 26 10:30am
  Colorado Rockies Sun, Apr 26 2:10pm
  CSO Auditions Mon, Apr 27 8:00am
  CSO Auditions Tue, Apr 28 1:00pm
  WHV Investments Tue, Apr 28 11:00am
  Opera CO Tue, Apr 28 5:00pm
  Women's Bean Project Wed, Apr 29 11:30am
  Annie Wed, Apr 29 7:30pm
  Best of Broadway Wed, Apr 29 8:00pm
  Defending the Caveman Wed, Apr 29 7:30pm
  Destination Services Wed, Apr 29 5:00pm
  ULI CO Thu, Apr 30 5:00pm
  Annie Thu, Apr 30 7:30pm
  Defending the Caveman Thu, Apr 30 7:30pm
  ACCESS Destination Thu, Apr 30 10:00am
  Opera CO Young Artists Thu, Apr 30 10:00am
  Opera CO- Magic Flute Thu, Apr 30 7:00pm
  CSO- Mahler Symphony no.5 Thu, Apr 30 7:30pm
  DCPA Best of Broadway Fri, May 1 5:00pm
  Annie Fri, May 1 7:30pm
  Defending the Caveman Fri, May 1 7:30pm
  Opera CO Young Artists Fri, May 1 10:00am
  CSO- Mahler Symphony no.5 Fri, May 1 7:30pm
  Colorado Mammoth Sat, May 2 7pm
  Colorado Mammoth Sun, May 9 7pm

Avoid the cost and hassle of parking downtown with these options:

Taxis:  

A taxi stand is available just across 14th Street at The Curtis Hotel. Or, our staff is happy to call a cab from the Helen Bonfils Theatre Complex.

Bus: 

RTD offers more than 15 bus routes that pick up and drop off within one block of the Denver Performing Arts Complex. When planning your route to the Complex, put in "Speer Boulevard and Arapahoe Street" as your cross streets to get the best results.

When using RTD’s Access-a-Ride service, please specify that the Denver Performing Arts Complex is your destination. The address on file is 1101 13th St., but drivers receive should receive an alert that your drop-off location is 14th & Curtis street, the main entrance to all theaters.

Light Rail:

RTD Light Rail lines D, F and H all make stops at 14th & Champa, beneath the Colorado Convention Center. When planning your route to the Complex, put in "Speer Boulevard and Arapahoe Street" as your cross streets to get the best results.

Ride-sharing Services:

Both Uber and Lyft operate in Denver, with the option to use a mobile app to quickly request and pay for an affordable ride to and from anywhere in the Denver metro area. If you want to drive yourself (and still avoid parking), one-way point-to-point car rental memberships like Car2Go and Zipcar are also available.

Bike Sharing:

For the casual night out, Denver is host to a B-cycle bike sharing program, with more than 80 bike stands located around the Denver metro area. The closest bike pick-up and drop-off to our theatres is located right next door at the Convention Center.





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