Getting Here


Music Hall


May Festival parking options:

• Pre-pay for parking at Washington Park ($15) - call 513.381.3300 to reserve in advance; limited availability
• The surface lot between Music Hall and Memorial Hall ($20)
Town Center Garage directly behind Music Hall ($10) - shuttle service is not offered for May Festival
Court Street Center lot (a.k.a. Turner) surface lot at Central Parkway and Elm Street ($10)
Surface lot #3, directly east of Court Street Center lot ($10)
Surface lot #1, directly south of Court Street Center lot ($10)
• Surface lot behind the YMCA at Central Parkway and Elm Street

Pricing is not controlled by the May Festival, and is subject to change at any time.

May Festival subscribers may take advantage of pre-paid parking in the Washington Park Garage in advance, including the day of your concert, by calling the Box Office at 513.381.330. Subject to availability, reserve early! The cost is $15 per car. Any remaining spots will be opened up to all ticket holders the week of the concert.

You may also pre-reserve valet for the evening performances for $20 a car. Please call the Box Office at 513.381.3300.

Parking/Drop-Off for Handicapped/Mobility Impaired

For guests needing mobility assistance, we recommend using the drop-off lane at 1241 Elm Street at the South end of  Music Hall, near the fully accessible Box Office entrance. Volunteer Access Ambassadors are stationed there to assist you.

Handicapped spaces are located in the Washington Park Garage, and (as available) in the Music Hall surface lot. We are happy to talk with you about your parking options—please call the Box Office at 513.381.3300.

Additional Lots/Garages

There are over 2,500 parking spots within four blocks of Music Hall. See the parking map below for more information. 

Alternative Transportation/Ridesharing

• Cincinnati Bell Connector - Also known as the streetcar, the Connector stops directly in front of Music Hall on Elm St. Visit for more information.
• Cincy Red Bike - Pick up or drop off a Red Bike directly in front of Music Hall in Washington Park. Visit for more information.
• CincyEZPark - This simple app allows you to pay parking meters by phone! Visit for more information.
• Ridesharing - Are you new to companies such as Uber and Lyft? Visit for information about these convenient services.
• Cincinnati Metro – Click here for more information on the metro bus schedules and stops.