VIA METRA: The train is an extremely convenient way to visit The Venue. The BNSF line runs from downtown Chicago to downtown Aurora with many suburban stops along the way. Click here for ticketing and times. Once you are at the Aurora Transportation center (also located on Broadway Ave.), head south 4 blocks to The Venue.

VIA CAR: We are easily accessible by car, just 2 miles from the Lake St (Rte 31) exit of the Reagan Memorial Tollway (I-88). Click here for directions from Google Maps.


Downtown Aurora has ample street parking, public lots, and parking garages within blocks of The Venue. Please click here for a map of parking with detailed information on times and restrictions.

Note that we are located on South Broadway, between Galena and Downer Place.

The Venue no longer recommends that you park in the bank lot across the street. That lot is NOT a public parking lot and your car WILL be towed if you park there during a performance.


If you are staying overnight in Aurora, the Holiday Inn & Suites is only three blocks away. There are also many five-star rated AirBnB accommodations in our neck of the woods.

Downtown Aurora is home to many restaurants, theaters, galleries, and other attractions. The Venue is within walking distance to the Paramount Theater, Riverfront Playhouse, Copley Theater, Hollywood Casino, and RiverEdge Park.

If this is your first visit, why not plan to take a look around at all the other cultural and entertainment options Aurora has to offer? Click here for a directory of clubs, restaurants, attractions, and other businesses.