Plan Your Visit

The Duke Energy Center for the Arts - The Mahaffey is located in the heart of beautiful Downtown St. Petersburg, on the water's edge overlooking Tampa Bay within walking distance to unique shops, fine dining, and renowned cultural museums. The Mahaffey is easily accessible from both the Tampa International Airport and the St. Petersburg-Clearwater International Airport and just a short drive from world famous beaches, professional sports arenas and a myriad of outdoor recreational activities.

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  • Take I-275 (south from Tampa, north from Bradenton/Sarasota) to exit 22 (I-175).
  • Follow Route I-175 (it will become 5th Avenue South) to 1st Street South. The Mahaffey will be in front of you.
  • Turn left onto 1st Street South and turn right at Gate #1.
  • From there, follow the directions given by the parking attendants.

Convenient on-site parking is available for $10, cash only. Valet parking is available at select events for $15, cash only.  Parking may be prepaid in advance and inventory is limited. 

We suggest arriving at least 45 minutes before show time and enjoy a cocktail from one of our full-liquor bars.

As a courtesy to the performers and audience, latecomers are only seated at the management's discretion.

Recommended Uber/Lyft pickup location is on Bayshore Drive, on the east side of the Theater, near the fountain.

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The Family Blessing
Sat, December 08, 07:30 pm
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TFO Pops: Holiday Pops (Matinee)
Sat, December 15, 02:00 pm
TFO Pops: Holiday Pops
Sat, December 15, 08:00 pm
98ROCK's Not So Silent Night
Sun, December 16, 07:00 pm
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TFO Coffee Concert: Orchestra a la Carte
Thu, December 20, 11:00 am
BridgePoint Church: Christmas at The Mahaffey
Sun, December 23, 11:00 am
BridgePoint Church: Christmas at The Mahaffey
Mon, December 24, 02:00 pm
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Moscow Ballet's Great Russian Nutcracker
Wed, December 26, 07:00 pm
Moscow Ballet's Great Russian Nutcracker
Thu, December 27, 03:00 pm
Moscow Ballet's Great Russian Nutcracker
Thu, December 27, 07:00 pm
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Cirque Dreams Holidaze Pre-Performance Dinner
Sat, December 29, 06:30 pm
Cirque Dreams Holidaze
Sat, December 29, 08:00 pm
Cirque Dreams Holidaze
Sun, December 30, 02:00 pm

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