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Please click here for a map of all the parking facilities in downtown Akron.


The Akron Civic Theatre, located at 182 South Main Street (King James Way) in the middle of downtown Akron, is centrally located and is surrounded by several parking decks and a surface lot. The decks include the (1) Summit County Parking Deck on High Street, the (2) O'Neil’s Parking Deck on State Street, the (3) Akron Centre Parking Deck off of Quaker Street. (4) A surface lot is located on W. Bowery Street behind the Landmark Parking Deck. For further parking information contact the Civic Theatre at 330-535-3179.

Parking for individuals living with mobility issues is available at on-street meters on Main and Bowery Streets. Additional nearby spaces are available inside the Akron Centre Parking Deck at the Quaker Street entrance off Bowery St., approximately 150 feet from the Bowery St. entrance to the theatre. Please note that you will exit the Akron Centre Parking Deck onto Mill St.

Please click here to see a map of all the parking facilities in downtown Akron:


Patron drop off is available on Main Street in front of the theatre.
Need assistance? Call the Downtown Akron Partnership on duty Ambassador Service at 330-706-7383 Monday-Wednesday until 8:00 p.m. and Thursday-Saturday until 11:00 p.m. for lock outs, jumpstarts, escorts and other assistance.

For other info about Downtown Akron, please call Downtown Akron Partnership at (330) 374-7676

Effective Monday, June 13, 2016, the following City of Akron parking deck rates will be in effect:
0-30 minutes - $1
31-60 minutes - $2
Monday through Thursday, 6 p.m. through 6 a.m. - $2 Flat rate
Fridays after 6 p.m. – Free
Saturdays, Sundays and Holidays - Free