Directions & Parking
- The Palladium’s east entrance is closed currently as Clay Township continues its upgrade of the Monon Greenway. Please use the south or west entrances for all Palladium events. Street-level entry and elevator access are available at the West Lobby entrance off 3rd Avenue SW.
- 3rd Avenue SW north of City Center Drive is currently closed to through traffic. Plan for alternate routes. More information at CarmelLink.com.
Free parking is available on surrounding streets and in the city’s self-parking garages, within easy walking distance of the Center’s venues. The nearest garage is at the Tarkington and Studio Theater building, just south of the Palladium off 3rd Avenue; follow the signs to the Palladium entrances.
Parking is not available in the lots north of the Palladium, which are reserved for Salon 01 and Laser Flash guests only.
For tickets and Will Call, enter the Palladium’s west entrance off 3rd Avenue SW to access the Fifth Third Bank Box Office.
Beginning one hour before the publicized start time for some performances in the Palladium, valet parking is available at the West Lobby entrance off 3rd Avenue SW, near the Fifth Third Bank Box Office. Valet service is presented in partnership with Jaguar Indianapolis, Land Rover Indianapolis, Tom Wood Volvo Cars. In honor of this partnership, if you drive your Jaguar or Land Rover to a Center Presents Palladium performance, your parking is complimentary. Otherwise, valet parking for Center Presents events is $15; advance purchase of valet parking, when available, is $14. Please contact the Fifth Third Bank Box Office at 317.843.3800 for availability, or purchase in advance online.
Accessible parking spaces are available in the self-park garages and along Carter Green between the Palladium and the Tarkington.
Parking Signs & Ordinances
We kindly urge all patrons to read all posted street and neighboring lot signs and comply with parking guidelines.
Please Note: The City of Carmel has an ordinance prohibiting backing into spaces in the parking garage. Please be advised, if you back into a space in the parking garage, you may be ticketed.
The Center for the Performing Arts is not liable for ticketing and/or towing fees.