Auditorium Stage

Arts & Performance

Bryce Jordan Center
Eisenhower Auditorium
Recital Hall and Playhouse Theatre
Palmer Museum and Pavilion Theatre
Penn State Downtown Theatre
Schwab Auditorium

Bryce Jordan Center

General parking for Bryce Jordan Center events is available at Jordan East, Stadium West and Porter North – requires a valid Penn State parking permit or payment of the event parking fee.

Preferred parking is located at the southwest corner of Stadium West – a valid prepaid Preferred parking permit is required.

Founders parking is located at Lot Orange L East, located just east of the Bryce Jordan Center – a valid Founders parking permit is required.

Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) parking is available at the section of Jordan East near Gate B, just across from the All-Sports Museum, and at the first row of spaces along Curtin Road at Stadium West, across from the Bryce Jordan Center Ticket Center. In addition to a valid state-issued ADA placard or license plate, a valid Penn State parking permit or payment of the event parking fee is also required.

ParkMobile Prepaid Bryce Jordan Center Event Parking 

Bryce Jordan Center Parking Map

Eisenhower Auditorium

General parking is provided at the Eisenhower Deck, with no parking permit or event parking fee required for events sponsored by the Center for the Performing Arts (CPA), with the exception of School-Time Matinees. For these events, parking is available at the East Deck at the rate of $1 per hour.

For non-CPA events, a valid Penn State parking permit or payment of the event parking fee is required.

ADA parking is available on each level of the Eisenhower Deck, with elevator access located at the southwest corner of the facility. Additional ADA parking is available behind Eisenhower Auditorium and at the Yellow F surface lot on Eisenhower Road across from the parking deck. A valid state issued ADA placard or license plate is required.

For non-CPA events, in addition to the ADA placard or license plate, a valid Penn State parking permit or payment of the event parking fee is required.

Eisenhower Auditorium Parking Map

Recital Hall (Music Building I) and Playhouse Theater (Theater Building)

General parking is available for $1 per hour at the Nittany Deck, with no charge on weekdays after 4 p.m. for vehicles displaying a valid Penn State parking permit.

ADA parking is available on each level of the Nittany Deck, with elevator access located at the southeast and northwest corners of the facility. A valid state-issued ADA placard or license plate is required, along with a valid Penn State parking permit or payment of the hourly parking fee. Beginning at 5 p.m., Monday through Friday, and all day on Saturdays and Sundays, ADA parking is also available for $1 per hour at Lot Green H near Stuckeman Building using the ParkMobile app.

Note: When Rec Hall events are scheduled, a $10 event parking fee will be in effect at the Nittany Deck for those without a valid Penn State permit. On home football Saturdays, a $40 event parking fee will be required for those parking more than two hours or without a valid Penn State permit.

Palmer Museum and Pavilion Theater

General parking is available for $1 per hour at the East or Nittany parking decks, with no charge on weekdays after 4 p.m. for vehicles displaying a valid Penn State parking permit.

ADA parking is available on each level of the East and Nittany parking decks. Elevators are located at the southwest and northwest corners of the East Deck and at the southeast and northwest corners of the Nittany Deck. A valid state-issued ADA placard or license plate is required, along with a valid Penn State parking permit or payment of the hourly parking fee. Beginning at 5 p.m., Monday through Friday, and all day on Saturdays and Sundays, ADA parking is also available for $1 per hour at Lot Green near Stuckeman Building using the ParkMobile app.

Note: When Rec Hall events are scheduled, a $10 event parking fee will be in effect at the Nittany Deck for those without a valid Penn State permit. On home football Saturdays, a $40 event parking fee will be required for those parking more than two hours or without a valid Penn State permit.

Penn State Downtown Theater

The closest facilities to the Downtown Theatre Center are the State College Municipal parking lot on Beaver Avenue and the Fraser Street parking garage. Interactive and printable maps of downtown parking are available from DowntownStateCollege.com.

Schwab Auditorium

General parking is provided at the Eisenhower Deck, with no parking permit or event parking fee required for events sponsored by the Center for the Performing Arts (CPA).

For non-CPA events, parking is available for $1 per hour at the HUB Deck, with no charge on weekdays after 4 p.m. for vehicles displaying a valid Penn State parking permit.

For Schwab Auditorium events sponsored by CPA, ADA parking is available at each level of the Eisenhower Parking Deck, with elevator access located at the southwest corner of the facility. Complimentary, wheelchair-accessible round-trip shuttle service is provided from Eisenhower Parking Deck to Schwab Auditorium. Patrons should board the shuttle in the area between the parking deck and the Eisenhower Auditorium rear loading dock. The first shuttle departs from Eisenhower at 6:05 p.m., with additional pickups made every 20 minutes until 7:05 p.m. After the event, the shuttle will make as many trips as necessary to return riders to Eisenhower.

Two ADA parking spaces are also located directly behind Schwab Auditorium.