Directions & Parking

Parking Map & Driving Directions

Parking Information

To access our venues with ease, parking near our Music and Dance Facility is the best option.

  • We suggest parking in the North Parking Garage located at 1065 Alviso St, Santa Clara, 95050. Visitors may also choose to park at the Main Parking Structure located at 500 El Camino Real, Santa Clara, 95050.
  • Handicap Accessible Parking Spaces can be found in both parking structures and limited handicap parking is available in the surface lot next to the Music & Dance Facility.
  • Want to take a ride-share app or drop-off a member of your party? The best location to use for drop-off is 114 Franklin Street, Santa Clara, 95050.
  • Be aware of time limits on parking signs. Parking is $5 from 6:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. Free parking all day on weekends. Please visit our main Santa Clara University Map to help you prepare or visit this site for additional parking resources.

Perfomance Locations

Music Recital Hall:
The Recital Hall is located on the first floor of the Music & Dance Building on Santa Clara University’s campus.

Mission Church:
The Mission Church is located on Santa Clara University’s campus.

Mayer Theatre and Fess Parker:
Mayer Theatre and Fess Parker are both located in the Mayer Theatre Building Complex on Santa Clara University’s campus.

SCU Presents Administrative Office:
The administrative office for SCUPresents is located on the second floor of the Music & Dance Building on the Santa Clara University’s campus.

Driving Directions

From 280 North and South:

Take 880 North/Oakland exit.
Take Bascom Ave. North exit.
Bascom Ave. will turn into Washington St. and then into Lafayette Street.
Go past Homestead Ave. The first street past Homestead Ave. is Franklin Street.
The venues are on the corner of Franklin and Lafayette.
For parking, continue on Lafayette St to Benton St.
Turn Right onto Benton St. 
The parking garage is on the corner of Benton St. and Alviso St. 
 

From 101 North and South:

Take 880 South/Santa Cruz exit.
Exit on Bascom Ave.
Turn Right (North) at the bottom of the off-ramp.
Bascom Ave. will turn into Washington St. and then into Lafayette Street.
Go past Homestead Ave. The first street past Homestead Ave. is Franklin Street
The venues are on the corner of Franklin and Lafayette.
For parking, continue on Lafayette St to Benton St.
Turn Right onto Benton St. 
The parking garage is on the corner of Benton St. and Alviso St. 

From 880 South:

Exit on Bascom Ave.
Turn Right (North) at the bottom of the off-ramp.
Bascom Ave. will turn into Washington St. and then into Lafayette Street.
Go past Homestead Ave. The first street past Homestead Ave. is Franklin Street.
The venues are on the corner of Franklin and Lafayette.
For parking, continue on Lafayette St to Benton St.
Turn Right onto Benton St. 
The parking garage is on the corner of Benton St. and Alviso St. 

From 880 North:

Take Bascom Ave. North exit.
Bascom Ave. will turn into Washington St. and then into Lafayette Street.
Go past Homestead Ave. The first street past Homestead Ave. is Franklin Street.
The venues are on the corner of Franklin and Lafayette.
For parking, continue on Lafayette St to Benton St.
Turn Right onto Benton St. 
The parking garage is on the corner of Benton St. and Alviso St. 
 

From San Jose International Airport:

Follow the signs out of the airport that lead to the 880 Freeway.
Take the 880/17 South.
Exit on Bascom Ave.
Turn Right (North) at the bottom of the off-ramp.
Bascom Ave. will turn into Washington St. and then into Lafayette Street.
Go past Homestead Ave. The first street past Homestead Ave. is Franklin Street.
The venues are on the corner of Franklin and Lafayette.
For parking, continue on Lafayette St to Benton St.
Turn Right onto Benton St. 
The parking garage is on the corner of Benton St. and Alviso St.