Directions & Parking

 

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

Driving Directions

US 101 West

  1. Exit at Balboa Blvd. (Exit 21) and turn right onto Balboa Blvd.
  2. Turn left at Nordhoff St.
  3. Turn right at Darby Ave.
  4. Turn right into the B1 lot.

US 101 East

  1. Exit at Balboa Blvd. (Exit 21 - Recommended exit) and turn left onto Balboa Blvd.
  2. Turn left at Nordhoff St.
  3. Turn right at Darby Ave.
  4. Turn right into the B1 lot.
  1. Exit at Reseda Blvd. (Exit 23)
    Note: Freeway signage will indicate to exit at Reseda Blvd. although Balboa is the recommended exit
  2. Turn right at Nordhoff St.
  3. Turn left at Darby Ave.
  4. Turn right into the B1 lot.

CA 118 West

  1. Exit at Balboa Blvd. (Exit 40A) and turn left onto Balboa Blvd.
  2. Turn right at Nordhoff St.
  3. Turn right at Darby Ave.
  4. Turn right into the B1 lot.

US 118 East

  1. Exit at Balboa Blvd. (Exit 40 – Recommended exit) and turn right onto Balboa Blvd.
  2. Turn right at Nordhoff St.
  3. Turn right at Darby Ave.
  4. Turn right into the B1 lot.
  1. Exit at Reseda Blvd. (Exit 38)
    Note: Freeway signage will indicate to exit at Reseda Blvd. although Balboa is the recommended exit
  2. Turn right onto Reseda Blvd.
  3. Turn left onto Nordhoff St.
  4. Turn left at Darby Ave.
  5. Turn right into the B1 lot.

Interstate 405 North

  1. Exit at Nordhoff St. (Exit 69) and turn left onto Nordhoff St.
  2. Turn right at Darby Ave.
  3. Turn right into the B1 lot.

Interstate 405 South

  1. Exit at Nordhoff St. (Exit 69) and turn right onto Nordhoff St.
  2. Turn right at Darby Ave.
  3. Turn right into the B1 lot.

From the Western San Fernando Valley

  1. Take Nordhoff St. East towards Reseda Blvd.
  2. Turn left at Darby Ave.
  3. Turn right into the B1 lot.

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Parking ($6.00)

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Purchase Parking Permit Online*

*Additional $0.98 convenience fee.

Learn more about our Prepaid Parking Program >

Parking for the Valley Performing Arts Center is in lot B1 on Nordhoff St and Darby Ave.  From there, patrons may take our free Special Assistance Shuttle Service right to the door.

Parking for Plaza del Sol Concert Hall is located in the G3 parking structure. The G3 structure is accessed by entering Prairie Street from Zelzah Avenue. Valley Performing Arts Center patrons may also park in G3, however, shuttle service is only provided to/from B1.

Parking Permits are required at all times, in all lots. Parking passes are $6.00 and are good until midnight of the day purchased. Parking passes may be purchased at machines within each parking structure or lot, as well as the Information Booths on Darby Ave & Prairie Street or Nordhoff & Lindley Avenue.  

Avoid the hassle and purchase parking ahead of time using our Prepaid Parking Program!

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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.

Limited Accessible Parking and Drop-Off is located on the *D1 Parking Lot in front of the Valley Performing Arts Center on the corner of Lindley Avenue and Nordhoff Street.

Note: ADA spaces in D1 usually fill up an hour to an hour and a half before performances 

Accessible Parking information


Special Assistance Shuttle Service 

Valley Performing Arts Center provides shuttle service to our patrons that are in need of special assistance from the B1 parking lot.

More information about our free shuttle service >


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. You can also use the Metro's Trip Planner for those using public transportation.

Also, the Metrolink's Ventura County Line stops at the Northridge Station located about 1 mile from the Valley Performing Arts Center then you can connect via a Metro Buses, LADOT - Dash and the Cal State University Northridge Shuttle.