Directions and Parking

Singletary Center for the Arts is located on the campus of the University of Kentucky at the corner of Rose Street and Euclid Avenue. For live, up-to-the-minute updates from UK Parking & Transportation Services, tune to 1700 AM before heading to the Singletary Center. For a printable, detailed parking map of the Singletary Center for the Arts and the Lexington Opera House click here.


Parking at the Singletary Center for the Arts

The Lexington Philharmonic offers valet parking for $10 per car at the Rose St. entrance, and free parking for patrons at Parking Structure #5, the parking structure on the corner of South Limestone and Avenue of Champions Avenue (Euclid, next to Kennedy Bookstore). The lots listed below are also available. To avoid ticketing, park in designated lots (see below) only! All 'R' lots are never available for concert parking.

Lots highlighted in blue are available on performance nights, unless otherwise stated:

  1. The E lot behind Memorial Coliseum. Access from College View.
  2. The E lot next to the Wildcat Lodge. Access from College View.
  3. The E lot(s) behind the King Alumni House and the UK Career Center, across from the Singletary Center. Access from Linden Walk. ***These lots are subject to change.***
  4. Handicap accessible parking on Patterson Drive, between the Singletary Center and the College of Fine Arts. Patrons parking in these parking spots may enter through the backstage entrance.
  5. The parking garage at South Limestone Street and Avenue of Champions (Euclid). LexPhil is excited to offer a complimentary shuttle service from Parking Structure #5 to the Singletary Center each Season Series Concert night.  Park on the third level and take the pedestrian bridge to the shuttle pickup location on Administration Drive. The shuttle runs beginning at 6:30 PM and runs after the concert as well.

Lots highlighted in red are reserved for musicians and valet only. Please note that UK parking lots are not reserved for the sole use of Lexington Philharmonic events and are subject to change. After 3:30 PM on weekdays, and all day weekends they are also available to anyone with a valid UK permit.

Accessibility: There are multiple accessible spots on Patterson Drive which runs behind the Singletary Center and adjacent to the Fine Arts Building that are identified as handicapped accessible. Accessible entrances to the Singletary Center are located on the Patterson Drive side of the building (through the backstage entrance) and on the Avenue of Champions side of the building. More information about SCFA's accessibility can be found here.


Lexington Opera House

Patrons are encouraged to use the available street parking around the Lexington Opera House, as well as independently managed parking garages downtown. Valet parking will be available off Short Street. Check with the LexPhil office for additional parking suggestions.

Lexington Opera House
401 W. Short St.
Lexington, KY 40507

Accessibility: Patrons are encouraged to use the available street parking around the Lexington Opera House, as well as independently managed parking garages downtown. Lexington Philharmonic offers $10 valet parking off of the Short Street entrance. Check with the LexPhil office for additional parking suggestions. More information about Lexington Opera House's accessibility can be found here. 


Directions

From I-64 East (Louisville) / I-64 West (Ashland) / I-75 South (Cincinnati)
Take exit 113 (marked Paris/Lexington). Turn right off the exit ramp onto North Broadway (US 68). Follow through downtown approximately 3.5 miles. Two blocks past the Hyatt Regency Lexington, turn left onto West Maxwell Street. Follow to the corner of UK's campus, turning right on Rose Street. The Singletary Center is located on the corner of Rose Street and Euclid, Avenue (at the first intersection you come to, it well be ahead and on the right).

From I-75 North (Richmond)
Take exit 104 (marked Athens/Lexington). Turn left off the ramp onto Athens Boonesboro Road (which turns into Richmond Road, and then Main Street without taking any turns). Follow for 8.2 miles to downtown. Turn left onto Rose Street. The Singletary Center is located on the corner of Rose and Euclid Ave. (at the third intersection you come to, it will be ahead and on your right).

From the Bluegrass Parkway
Turn right off the exit onto Versailles Road (US 60). Follow it about 10 miles until it becomes a one way street (West Maxwell Street). Follow until you reach UK's campus, turning right on Rose Street. The Singletary Center is the large brick building located on the corner of Rose and Euclid Ave. (at the first intersection you come to, it will be ahead and on your right).