Music Hall

While we know that parking in our vibrant, active neighborhood can be a challenge, we work hard to make parking as easy as possible for our audiences at Music Hall. Pricing is not controlled by the Vocal Arts Ensemble and is subject to change at any time.

General Parking

  • There are over 2,500 parking spots within four blocks of Music Hall!
    • Washington Park Garage on Elm Street
    • Music Hall surface lot on Elm Street—available for $20 event rate to the general public. Payment accepted at the Pay Machine in lot.
    • Town Center (CET) Garage on Central Parkway behind Music Hall—$10 event rate. Accepts cash and credit payments. Rear Central Avenue entrance is credit card only.
  • There are many other lots and garages within walking distance to Music Hall—see map below.

Parking/Drop-Off for Handicapped/Mobility Impaired

  • A convenient drop-off lane is located in front of Music Hall on Elm Street, near the Box Office and wheelchair-accessible entrance (1241 Elm Street).
  • Handicapped parking spaces are located in the Washington Park Garage, and (as available) in the Music Hall surface lot and Town Center Garage. We are happy to talk with you about parking options—please call the Box Office at 513.381.3300.

Alternative Transportation/Ridesharing

The VAE encourages public transit and ridesharing.

  • Cincinnati Bell Connector: Also known as the streetcar, the Connector stops directly in front of Music Hall on Elm Street
  • Cincy Red Bike: Pick up or drop off a Red Bike directly in front of Music Hall in Washington Park
  • CincyEZPark: This simple app allows you to pay parking meters by phone
  • Ridesharing: Are you new to companies such as Uber and Lyft? Use our promo code to save money on your first ride
  • Cincinnati Metro



Jarson Kaplan Theater at Aronoff Center for the Arts

The Aronoff Center for the Arts is situated in the urban core of downtown Cincinnati. With more than 6,000 parking spaces within a two-block radius, there are a variety of parking options for guests attending performances at the Aronoff Center.

Independently operated valet parking is offered for most evening performances at establishments adjacent to the Aronoff Center on Sixth, Walnut, and Seventh Streets

Please note that the Aronoff Center does not own or manage the parking facilities listed below. Parking rates are subject to change and are posted at each lot.

LAZ Parking
36 E 7th St
Cincinnati, Ohio 45202
ALL PRO Parking
235 E 7th St
Cincinnati, Ohio 45202
Fountain Square Garage
520 Vine Street
Cincinnati, Ohio 45202
ABM Parking – 580 Building Garage
580 Walnut St
Cincinnati, Ohio 45202
Center at 600 Vine Garage
600 Vine Street
Cincinnati, Ohio 45202
LAZ Parking Lot (non-covered)
226 East 7th Street
Cincinnati, Ohio 45202
ABM Parking Lot (non-covered)
800 Walnut St
Cincinnati, Ohio 45202