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Directions, Parking & Hours

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under-constructionConstruction is underway for a new technology campus, I.D.E.A. Tempe. This project will impact our parking, CLICK HERE PDF for TCA parking map.

CLICK HERE to find out more about I.D.E.A. Tempe.

CLICK HERE to check for the latest updates on road closures/restrictions in Tempe


Tempe Center for the Arts is located at 700 W. Rio Salado Parkway, Tempe, AZ, 85281.

From downtown Phoenix
- Take the I-10 East to the AZ-202 East 
- Take AZ 202-East to N. Priest Drive (Exit 6) 
- Exit N. Priest Drive (Exit 6) 
- Turn right (south) on N. Priest Drive to W. Rio Salado Parkway 
- Turn left (east) on W. Rio Salado Parkway

CLICK HERE to check for the latest updates on road closures/restrictions in Tempe.

The Mill Avenue/Third Street Metro Light Rail stop is less than a mile away. Bus Route 48 serves the TCA from the downtown Transit Center, as well as the Light Rail stop.

If you wish to rideshare, feel free to use TCA's Lyft discount codes:

NEW Lyft users, use Code:  TCA  (good for $5 off your first 4 rides)
* EXISTING Lyft users, use Code: TCA19 (good for 10% off 2 rides to/from TCA within 14 days of applying the code)


Construction is underway for a new technology campus, I.D.E.A. Tempe. 
This project will impact our parkingCLICK HERE PDF for TCA parking map.

Free parking is available for events occurring at Tempe Center for the Arts.
The lot is located northwest of the Rio Salado Parkway and Hardy Drive intersection.

Complimentary parking lot carts and/or shuttles are available to take you to and from TCA and service is available until 30 minutes after the last performance.

If you prefer, there is a walking path on the north end of the parking lot. It is a pleasant 5 minute walk
to the venue.

Accessible parking is located via the main TCA driveway. These spaces are available on a first-come,
first-served basis.

Our rideshare drop-off zone is accessible via the main TCA driveway and is located in front of the
TCA main entrance.


Box Office Hours:
Monday - Friday              10 am - 6 pm 
Saturday & Sunday open for scheduled events only
Box Office opens 2 hours prior to an event

Gallery Hours:

Tues – Thurs: 10 am – 6 pm
Friday:            10 am - 7:30 pm
Saturday:       11 am - 7:30 pm

Lobby Hours: 
Tuesday - Friday              10 am - 6 pm
Saturday                            11 am - 6 pm  
Sunday & Monday open for scheduled events only
Administrative Office Hours:   
Monday - Friday*              8 am - 5 pm 
*except on City of Tempe observed holidays. 

Public Code of Conduct Policy
CLICK HERE PDF to read our public code of conduct policy