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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TFO Coffee Concert: Latin Flair
Thu, April 05, 11:00 am
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TFO: R&B Legends with Michael Lynche
Sat, April 07, 02:00 pm
TFO: R&B Legends with Michael Lynche
Sat, April 07, 08:00 pm
An Evening with Michio Kaku
Sun, April 08, 07:00 pm
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TFO Masterworks: Mozart's Piano Concerto No. 26
Sat, April 14, 08:00 pm
TFO Masterworks: Mozart's Piano Concerto No. 26
Sun, April 15, 02:00 pm
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One Night of Queen
Fri, April 20, 08:00 pm
TFO Masterworks: Verdi's Requiem
Sat, April 21, 08:00 pm
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TFO Coffee Concert: The Golden Age
Thu, April 26, 11:00 am
Todd Rundgren's Utopia
Fri, April 27, 08:00 pm
TFO Pops: Celebrate Broadway
Sat, April 28, 08:00 pm

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