Directions & Parking
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?
Show a valid proof of purchase to a parking attendant to receive a yellow event parking permit. You will then place the permit onto you car's dashboard, with the date of the performance clearly visible.
If you forget your proof of purchase, 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, just talk to one of our Ticket Office representatives.
What else should you know about VPAC parking?
Entering from the intersection of Lindley Ave. and Nordhoff St., we have ample accessible handicap space available to those with the required placard and very convenient drop off in front of VPAC, steps from our front door.
If you are CSUN faculty, staff, or a student you must display your usual parking permit, or purchase one from the kiosks available in each lots.
If you purchased discounted tickets, you will have to buy parking (unless otherwise noted at time of purchase) from the kiosks, available in each lost.
Valet parking will be regularly available at VPAC presentations for $15 (CASH ONLY). Running late? Inclement weather? Valet parking will be conveniently located steps from VPAC’s entrance and will be available one hour prior to performances, by entering the intersection of Lindley Ave/Nordhoff St.
Americans 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.
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.
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.
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).
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.