Parking Info

Plan a family day, a date night or an evening on the town with friends in the Arena District. If you’re coming to the Arena District for a ticketed venue event, you can pick your own parking spot and pre-pay for Arena District parking to save time and guarantee a spot.

A printable Arena District parking map is available here and as you plan your visit to the area, be sure to check out some upcoming events!

SURFACE LOTS & PARKING GARAGES

surface lot and parking garages

Convenient parking is located around the Arena District, including surface lots and parking garages.

Coming down for an event? You can pre-pay and reserve your spot in advance! Visit arenadistrictparking.com to select your parking spot by date and location. Do not pull a ticket if you pre-pay, you will simply scan your permit upon entering and exiting the garage.

Visitors may utilize the following locations for hourly parking during business hours, evenings, and weekends:

  • Arena Crossing Garage (J)
  • Chestnut Garage (D)
  • Front Street Garage (C)
  • Marconi Garage (I)
  • McConnell Garage (A)
  • Neil Avenue Garage (K)

Questions about Group Rate parking opportunities, Monthly Parking or Special Needs Parking? Please contact SP+ Parking at (614) 610-4080.

Arena District Parking Map

GETTING AROUND

Visitors to Columbus have several transportation options for getting to/from and the Arena District. COTA’s CBUS® is the city’s free Downtown Circulator, traveling from Brewery District, through Downtown to Short North, and back again. CBUS runs every 10-15 minutes, 7 days a week! There is a stop conveniently located at the corner of Nationwide Blvd. and Front St. A route map and hours of operation can be found here.

View a transportation guide for getting to and from, and around the Arena District and Columbus.

DRIVING DIRECTIONS

PARK & DINE

Dine at select Arena District restaurants & park for only $3 for the first two hours in the Marconi Garage!

  1. Park in the Marconi Garage located at 245 Marconi Boulevard.
  2. Park and take your ticket with you to nada, Boston’sTed’s Montana Grill, or Sunny Street Cafe and have them validate your ticket.
  3. Present your validated parking ticket upon exiting the garage and you will only pay $3 for the first two hours. If your stay exceeds two hours, don’t worry. You will simply be charged the hourly rate for the additional time.