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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
Oceanaire | 1400 Arapahoe St. — across from the Arts Complex

Enjoy free valet parking when you buy Oceanaire’s Partnership with DCPA package. This 3-course dinner is $65 per person and includes valet parking with proof of a DCPA ticket for that night’s performance. See the menu

 
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
  Showcase Tue, May 19 4:00pm
  Women in the Mix Tue, May 19 9:00am
  Entertainment Industry Foundation Tue, May 19 4:00pm
  Mile High Scholars Tue, May 19 5:00pm
  Colorado Rockies Tue, May 19 6:40pm
  Bobby G Meeting Wed, May 20 6:00pm
  Defending the Caveman Wed, May 20 7:30 pm
  Alameda High Graduation Wed, May 20 10:00am
  Peter Lucking Meeting Wed, May 20 3:00pm
  Homare Ikeda Exhibit Wed, May 20 5:30pm
  Next Stage Kick Off Wed, May 20 5:30pm
  CSO Bronfman plays Beethoven Wed, May 20 7:30pm
  Bette Midler Wed, May 20 8pm
  Colorado Rockies Wed, May 20 6:40pm
  Group Sales Group Leaders Thu, May 21 3:00pm
  ReImagine DPAC Thu, May 21 2:00pm
  Defending the Caveman Thu, May 21 7:30 pm
  Colorado Society of CPA's Thu, May 21 4:30pm
  Colorado Rockies Thu, May 21 1:10pm
  Argosy University Fri, May 22 2:30pm
  Defending the Caveman Fri, May 22 7:30 pm
  Arvada High Graduation Fri, May 22 10:00am
  Opera CO Fri, May 22 10:00am
  Jefferson High Graduation Fri, May 22 3:00pm
  Downtown Denver Arts Fair Fri, May 22 4:00pm
  CSO Bronfman plays Beethoven Fri, May 22 7:30pm
  Dakota Ridge High Graduation Fri, May 22 4:00pm
  Wheatridge High Gradaution Fri, May 22 11:00am
  Colorado Rockies Fri, May 22 6:10pm
  Bobby G Reheasal Sat, May 23 9:00AM
  Defending the Caveman Sat, May 23 2:00 pm
  Defending the Caveman Sat, May 23 7:30 pm
  D'Evelyn High Graduation Sat, May 23 9:00am
  Mullen High Graduation Sat, May 23 9:00am
  Downtown Denver Arts Fair Sat, May 23 11:00am
  Opera CO Sat, May 23 10:00am
  Amber Walker Reception Sat, May 23 6:00pm
  CSO Bronfman plays Beethoven Sat, May 23 7:30pm
  Johnson and Whales Graduation Sat, May 23 9:00am
  Comic Con Sat, May 23 10:00am
  Columbine High Graduation Sat, May 23 4:00pm
  Colorado Rockies Sat, May 23 2:10pm
  Colorado Rockies Sat, May 23 7:10pm
  Defending the Caveman Sun, May 24 2:00pm
  Opera CO Sun, May 24 10:00am
  Downtown Denver Arts Fair Sun, May 24 11:00am
  CSO Bronfman plays Beethoven Sun, May 24 1:00pm
  Comic Con Sun, May 24 10:00am
  Colorado Rockies Sun, May 24 2:10pm

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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