Mainstage Performances at Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre
2800 Cobb Galleria Pkwy
Atlanta, GA 30339
Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre is located in northwest Atlanta at the intersection of I-75 and I-285, just 25 minutes from Hartsfield Atlanta International Airport, and minutes from downtown and Buckhead. With its unparalleled location, the Centre offers direct interstate access, providing a smooth entrance for performances and events.
From the north: Take I-75 South to the Cumberland Boulevard exit, 258. Turn right on Cumberland Boulevard, then right on Cobb Galleria Parkway. Turn right at the Cobb Energy Centre sign. The parking deck is straight ahead, with the entrance on the left.
From the south: Take I-75 North to the Cumberland Boulevard exit, 258. Stay in the middle turning lane. Turn left on Cumberland Boulevard. Turn right on Cobb Galleria Parkway. Turn right at the Cobb Energy Centre sign. The parking deck is straight ahead, with the entrance on the left.
There are 1,000 on-site parking spaces; 700 in a four-level deck and 300 more in a surface lot. An additional 600 spaces are available at the Galleria office park across Akers Mill Road. Self-parking is $15.00.
PLEASE NOTE: Valet Parking for the general public has been discontinued by the Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre. Please arrive early to allow time for parking and safety/security checks.
Cobb Community Transit, Route 50 Outbound, Route 50 Inbound. The bus stop is at the corner of Akers Mill Road and Cobb Galleria Parkway.
MARTA, Route 12 schedule. This bus route runs from Midtown Station (N4) to the Cumberland Transfer Center. Please contact MARTA regarding specific bus stop locations on this route.
Cobb Energy Centre offers a variety of concessions at every mainstage performance, before curtain and during intermission. Concessions include: candy, hot & cold sandwiches, salads, snacks, full bar & beverage services. Click here to see a full menu.
Designated seats in various locations are available at every event for guests with disabilities and those needing special assistance. Patrons needing accessible seating should call 404-881-8885 for assistance.
Handicapped parking is available next to the guest elevators on every level of our parking deck. Drop off is also available at the front of the building with easy return to the parking garage.
Cobb Energy Centre is equipped with: wheelchair accessible restrooms, elevators, plaza ramps, wheelchair accessible ticket windows, phonic ear devices, and wheelchair accessible drinking fountains.
Cobb Energy Centre is using walk-through metal detectors at all events. Please be advised you will be asked to step through a metal detector and have your bags searched before entering the performance.
The following items are prohibited:
- Bags larger than 13″x13″x13″
- Alcoholic beverages
- Outside food and beverage
- Artificial noisemakers
- Costumes that cover the head and/or face
- Balloons, balls and frisbees
- Professional cameras
- Coolers, drink containers
- Selfie sticks
- Illegal drugs
- Laser lights/pointers
- Video cameras
- Hazardous materials
- Weapons of any kind
- Mace pepper spray
- Shoes with wheels
- Pets (non-service)
- Knives longer than 2”
- Cameras or electronic devises (cell phones ok)
Binoculars and opera glasses are allowed in every Atlanta Opera production at the Cobb Energy Centre; however, they must be no larger than 8”x8” and must fit comfortably in the palm of a hand. No long range or telephoto binoculars will be allowed in the theater.
Bailey Performance Center at Kennesaw State University
488 Prillaman Way
Kennesaw, GA 30144
For assistance please call The Atlanta Opera Ticketing Services at 404-881-8885
The Bailey Performance Center is located on Kennesaw State University’s Kennesaw Campus just 25 minutes north of Atlanta.
Free event parking for guests is available after 7 p.m. in parking lots E, D, C, and J with additional parking available in the Jolly Lodge overflow lot and North Parking Deck. View KSU Parking Map
Ray Charles Performing Arts Center at Morehouse College
900 West End Ave SW
Atlanta, GA 30310
For assistance please call The Atlanta Opera Ticketing Services at 404-881-8885
Ray Charles Performing Arts Center is located in southwest Atlanta on the campus of the historic Morehouse College, just off I-20.
From the north: Take I-75 South to I-85 South and merge onto I-20 W. Take Exit 55A toward Lowery Ave/West End. Turn right onto Joseph E Lowery Blvd SW. The Ray Charles Performing Arts Center is located on the corner of the next light, at Joseph E Lowery Blvd and West End Ave SW.
From the south: Take I-85 North and merge onto I-20 W. Take Exit 55A toward Lowery Ave/West End. Turn right onto Joseph E Lowery Blvd SW. The Ray Charles Performing Arts Center is located on the corner of the next light, at Joseph E Lowery Blvd and West End Ave SW.
Ample parking is available at the Morehouse College Parking Garage, located above the Visitor Center at 830 Westview Dr SW. From the intersection of Joseph E Lowery Blvd SW and West End Ave SW, drive east past the Ray Charles Performing Arts Center and turn left on Westview Dr SW. The Visitor Center and parking garage will be on the right. Additional street can be found along West End Ave SW in front of the Ray Charles Performing Arts Center.
Handicap parking is located in the lot behind the performance venue, accessible via Joseph E Lowery Blvd SW.
There is no food or beverage allowed in the Ray Charles Performing Arts Center, and there will be concessions available for purchase.
1280 Peachtree Street NE
Atlanta, GA 30309
From the north: Take 400 South to Interstate 85 South and follow the directions below (From North of Atlanta (I-85). Take Interstate 85 South. Exit at the 14th/17th Street/Techwood exit (exit 84 on I-85). Take a left onto 17th Street. Cross over Spring Street and W. Peachtree Street, then take your next right onto Peachtree Street. The Woodruff Arts Center is located on the right side of Peachtree Street at the corner of Peachtree and 15th Street. It is the large white building on the right with a large marquee in front.
Take Interstate 75 South. Exit at the 16th Street exit (exit 250 on I-75). Take a right onto 16th street. Turn right at Market Street. Take the next right onto the 17th Street exit. Cross over Spring Street and W. Peachtree Street, then take your next right onto Peachtree street. The Woodruff Arts Center is located on the right side of Peachtree Street at the corner of Peachtree and 15th Streets. It is the large white building on the right with a large marquee in front.
From the south: Take Interstate 75 or 85 North. Just before Atlanta, I-75 joins I-85. Continue on I-75/85 North. Exit at the 10th Street/14th Street exit (exit 250). At the end of the exit ramp, turn right onto 10th Street. Go to the third light and turn left onto Peachtree Street. Go five blocks. The Woodruff Arts Center is located on the left side of Peachtree Street at the corner of Peachtree and 15th Street. It is the large white building on the left with a large marquee in front.
From east or west: Take I-20 toward Atlanta. In Atlanta, get on I-75/85 North and follow the directions below (From South of Atlanta (I-75/85).
Public Transportation (MARTA): The Arts Center MARTA station (N5) is located directly behind The Woodruff Arts Center and is handicapped accessible. take either the north or south rail line to Arts Center Station (N5). Follow the signs to The Woodruff Arts Center. For detailed transit directions, click here and enter your start location. For more information on MARTA schedules, maps, and connections from other transit providers, please visit www.itsmarta.com.
Parking for Woodruff Arts Center events is conveniently located in The Woodruff Arts Center parking garage located on Arts Center Way. Drop-off and pick up is available on Callaway Plaza via Peachtree Street and on 16th Street. The Woodruff can be easily accessed by public transportation at the Arts Center MARTA station (N5), across Arts Center Way from The Woodruff.
Additional parking options for evenings, weekends, and other peak visiting times are available at the Promenade parking garage, located on 15th Street, and the Boys & Girls Club, located on Peachtree Street across from the Woodruff Arts Center.
For GPS purposes, use 1280 Peachtree Street NE. If parking in the Woodruff Arts Center Parking, you will pull a ticket when you enter and pay when you leave.
**Please note: Parking is strictly prohibited on the streets surrounding the Arts Center (including 15th Street) and in the Ansley Park neighborhood. Violators will be towed.
Parking can be purchased in advance online and is also available for purchase upon arrival to the 1280 Garage.
NEW: You can now purchase your parking for Alliance Theatre events with ParkMobile!
Concessions Bar – Lite fare will be served at concessions stations along with an assortment of your favorite beverages.
Refugee Coffee – Open during High Museum hours and is conveniently located on campus across the Piazza, facing Peachtree Street.
No food or drink will be allowed into the theater.
Questions about accessibility needs? Please contact the Woodruff Arts Center Box Office 404-733-4600.