Please arrive early and consider alternative transit options including the RTD Light Rail, Uber, or Lyft! Shows begin promptly, so allow extra time to account for traffic and parking. Depending on the performance, there may be no late seating and you will not be allowed to enter until intermission! We do not offer refunds in the event of a missed performance. Late-comers will be seated at the earliest possible break in the performance.
The Ellie Caulkins Opera House
The Ellie Caulkins Opera House is located at 1385 Curtis Street in the Denver Performing Arts Complex.
Garage parking is available in both the Denver Performing Arts Complex and Colorado Convention Center garages. These garages are owned and operated by the City and County of Denver and are available on a first come, first served basis and can fill up quickly on weekends.
If you have questions, problems or complaints about parking, please contact the DPAC Garage Manager: Jennifer Gulino – JGulino@spplus.com
The Denver Performing Arts Complex Garage
The Denver Performing Arts Complex garage is located between 13th and 14th streets on Arapahoe St., just east of Speer Blvd. Parking entrances can be found on both 13th St. and Arapahoe St.
Parking rates vary depending on the time of day, but generally range from $4 – $20. The event parking rate is $12 M-Th and $15 Fri-Sun. For more information on nearby parking options, please visit Denver Performing Arts Complex Directions and Parking Page.
The Colorado Convention Center Parking Garage
The Convention Center Garage offers 1,000 additional parking spaces conveniently adjacent to the Denver Performing Arts Complex. Enter the garage off of Speer at Champa Street. Parking is the same price as at the DPAC garage, but is often much less crowded.
Please note: the method for payment in this garage is different than the Performing Arts Complex Garage. You must pay via pay stations and return to your car to display your payment ticket in your windshield. Please allow extra time to pay and walk over to the Performing Arts Complex from this garage.