Directions & Parking


From the north

Follow 29 South through Charlottesville. As you pass Barracks Road Shopping Center, 29 South becomes Emmet Street. Follow Emmet Street through three lights. The fourth light will be at the intersection of Emmet and Ivy. Continue straight and the UVA Central Grounds Parking Garage is on the left. For the C-1 parking lot (limited parking) continue under one bridge then up the ramp on the right to McCormick Road. Make an immediate left then immediate right onto Cabell Drive, which leads to the C-1 lot. 

From I-64

Take Exit 118-B to Charlottesville and then take the next right exit (it comes up very quickly). Turn off this exit towards Charlottesville. This will put you on Fontaine Avenue. At the second light, go straight as Fontaine becomes Jefferson Park Avenue.

Parking Locations

The Series has arranged for a number of parking options for our patrons. They are listed below:

1) Central Grounds Parking Garage on Emmet Street. Not restricted to Series patrons. The Series pays to have the entrance gate raised from 7-7:30 pm in order to facilitate rapid entering, then again for an hour after each concert to allow for speedy exiting and to provide free parking to patrons leaving during that time.

Directions: Take elevator to 4th floor, then either walk up outdoor stairs to the right of Newcomb Hall or enter Newcomb Hall and take elevator to the 3rd floor. Walk straight ahead to McCormick Road, make a right and then a left at the Amphitheater and proceed to Old Cabell Hall.

2) C-1 parking lot, adjacent to Bryan and Cabell Halls and accessed from McCormick Drive, requires a permit.  Subscribers with physical limitations may apply through the Series.