Directions & Parking

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Valley Performing Arts Center: 18111 Nordhoff Street Northridge, CA 91330-8448


Parking Made Easy

We're pleased to provide you greater service and value for your VPAC experience. For the first time this year, if you purchased a subscription or full-priced tickets to any VPAC performance, your purchase includes parking. EVERY car parked in a CSUN lot must display a valid parking permit on the dashboard.  

How do you access your VPAC parking privilege?
1) Display a valid proof of purchase for your tickets on the dashboard, with the date of the performance clearly visible. Or...

2) As a back up, we will send the usual Plan Your Event email a day before the performance to all purchasers, which will include your proof of purchase. Please print and display proof of purchase on your dashboard with the date clearly visible. Please be sure we have your valid email address if you use this option.

If you forget both, you'll have to purchase a permit from the kiosk in the lot. You'll be disappointed, but you'll probably remember the next time. And meanwhile, we'll buy you a drink to cheer you up. Seriously.

What else should you know about VPAC parking?
Entering from the intersection of Lindley Ave. and Nordhoff St., we have ample accessible handicap spaces available to those with the required placard and very convenient drop off in front of VPAC, steps from our front door.

If you purchased a CSUN faculty, staff, or student ticket, you must display your usual parking permit, or purchase one from the kiosks available in each lot.

If you purchased discounted tickets, you will have to buy parking from the kiosks available in each lot.

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Accessible Parking

ADA IconsAmericans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Parking permit required. Visitors requiring accommodations for a disability, call venue info number at least two weeks in advance. Vehicles with the handicap placard are still required to have a parking permit.

Shuttle Service

Click here for more information.

Public Transportation

For information on bus service to the Valley Performing Arts Center, please contact the MTA at 323.GO.METRO or visit their website: www.metro.net

B1 LOT

PARK, RIDE (Shuttle) and WALK

The Park and Ride Option places you in the B1 Parking Lot located close to VPAC or Great Hall. You have the option to take an 8 - 10 minute walk or ride the Free Round Trip Shuttle. 

Click Here for the Shuttle Service Map

DIRECTIONS to ACCESSIBLE PARKING 

  • There are LIMITED number of Accessible Parking located on the D1 LOT or Nordhoff Service Road.
  • Proceed to the B1 Parking Lot, the Accessible Parking spots are located on the East end of the lot bordering Etiwanda Ave. and you can take the Free Shuttle from the B1 Lot (see below).

G3 Structure

PARK and WALK 

The Park and Walk Option gets you to the parking area a tad closer to the VPAC. Please know that you will be enjoying a 10 - 15 minute walk and make sure to allow yourself enough time to park and walk. 

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