Updated: Jul 19
Cleveland Public Hall (often called Cleveland Public Auditorium) is located in downtown Cleveland, Ohio. The area can often be very busy with traffic as there are many attractions and business buildings in this part of the city, so Cleveland public hall parking can sometimes be a challenge.
With Smarking's Smartpass, you can make a reservation in one of its many secure parking garages in the area. You can reserve a space with no need for a ticket on the day, with its flexible day pass you just have to simply scan in and out with your QR code on the day.
Cleveland Public Auditorium
The Cleveland Public Auditorium located at 500 Lakeside Avenue, near the North Coast Harbor is a multi-purpose entertainment, performing arts, sports, and exposition facility. The auditorium is split into two parts, with the main stage holding over 10,000 people, and the second music stage has a capacity of 3,000.
The venue has 15 meeting rooms that can accommodate groups from 10 to 700, it was constructed in the grand opera tradition and has a massive 21,780 square foot registration lobby. Construction of the building was carried out in 1920 and opened its doors in 1922, the building hosts many events such as weddings, conventions, fundraisers, conferences, and exhibitions.
With the variety of different events that are held at the Cleveland Public Auditorium parking may be difficult in the surrounding area, which is why it is important to know in advance where you are going to park for your convenience when you arrive. Below is a list of downtown Cleveland parking garages available to you nearby.
Cathedral Plaza Garage
Cathedral Plaza Garage is in the middle of downtown on 9th Street and Rockwell Ave right in the heart of Downtown Cleveland and is a 7-minute walk to the Cleveland Public Auditorium. The opening hours for this garage are 6 am - 10 pm Monday to Saturday and 7 am - 7 pm on Sundays.
There are many options available here for short stays, from 15 minutes for $3 to $13 for a full day pass. Early bird discounts are available from $7.50 if you get in by 8.30 am and out by 7 pm Monday to Friday. Evening rates are $6 and you can stay overnight for $10. Saturday and Sundays are a flat rate of $6.
The Cathedral Catholic parking garage is available to book in advance by using the Smarking app to get the best price available on your booking. To achieve the cheapest results book the Smartpass and flexible day pass to secure your parking spot in this garage. you can purchase a flexible day pass option for $7 Monday to Friday and the 10-day flexible pass is available for $65.
North Point Garage
The North Point Garage is just a 5-minute walk away from the Cleveland Public Auditorium on 9th Street. Prices start from $3 for 15 minutes with a maximum daily rate of $13. There are early bird specials available at $4 (Mon-Fri in at 4 am-6 am) and $5 (Mon-Fri in at 6 am-7 am).
Evening rates are $7 (Mon-Fri In after 2 pm) and monthly spaces can be purchased at $205 for reserved parking and $175 for unreserved parking.
The garage opening hours are between Mon-Fri 4:00am - 9:00pm and Sat-Sun 8:00am - 7:00pm.
Willard Park Garage
This garage is another nearby option just a 3 minute's walk from the auditorium on Lakeside Avenue. You can pay $3 for your first hour in this garage then $1.50 for every additional half-hour, with a maximum daily rate of $10. An early bird special is available Monday to Friday if you are in by 8.30 am for $8.
If there is an event the maximum daily rate will change to $25 it is also worth noting the start time and end time for these events as it can affect the traffic coming out. Monthly rates are available for $125.
This parking lot is open Mon-Fri 5:00am - 11:00pm.
Cleveland Marriott Downtown
The Cleveland Marriot is a popular hotel in Downtown Cleveland and is just a 5-minute walk away from west mall drive. There are many options available for self-parking and valet parking.
Self-parking rates start from $6 for half an hour and go up to $22 for a full day. There is an evening rate of $8 if you are in after 5 pm and out before 4 am. Saturday and Sunday there are no in and out privileges and the rate is $8 for 24 hours with an additional $4.00 per 12 hours thereafter, this starts at 5 pm Friday and ends at 11 am Monday.
Valet parking starts at $18 for 2 hours, $24 for 4 hours, and $35 for 24 hours, the evening rate is $18 if you are in after 5 pm and out before 4 am.
Please be aware that the Marriot charge $50 for both lost valet and self-parking tickets.
The Aecom Garage on 6th Street, not far from Superior Ave is just a 2-minute walk to the auditorium. There are many options for short-term stays in this garage such as $2.50 for 15 minutes, $5 for 30 minutes, $7.50 for 45 minutes, $10 for one hour, and a full daily rate of $12.
evening rates are $5 if you are in after 4 pm and overnight parking is available for $12. the opening times for this garage are Mon-Fri 6:00 am - 9:00 pm.
Memorial Plaza Garage
The Memorial Plaza Garage is on St. Clair Ave next to the Fountain Of Eternal Life (memorial fountain), and just a 4-minute walk south of the Cleveland Public Auditorium.
The garage is open all day Monday to Sunday and has short-term stay options from $7 for half an hour, $9 for 1 hour, $11 for 2 hours, $16 for 12 hours, and $25 for 24 hours.
Evening rates are $10 if you are in after 5 pm and out before 4 am. Weekends have a flat rate of $5 per day.