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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Jeanne Lynn Dance Studio: "The Magic of Dance"
Sat, June 02, 03:00 pm
A&G Dance Academy Recital
Sun, June 03, 04:00 pm
Joe Biden Pre-Performance Dinner
Mon, June 04, 05:30 pm
Vice President Joe Biden: American Promise Tour
Mon, June 04, 07:30 pm
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David Blaine Live Pre-Performance Dinner
Wed, June 06, 06:30 pm
David Blaine Live
Wed, June 06, 08:00 pm
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Brucie Klay's Dance Center - The Greatest Show
Fri, June 08, 07:00 pm
Karl & DiMarco South presents "Next Generation"
Sun, June 10, 11:30 am
Karl & DiMarco North presents "Next Generation"
Sun, June 10, 05:30 pm
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Jake Tapper
Thu, June 14, 07:30 pm
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Donny & Marie Pre-Performance Dinner
Fri, June 29, 06:30 pm
Donny & Marie Summer 2018 Tour
Fri, June 29, 08:00 pm
Poison w/Pop Evil
Fri, June 29, 08:00 pm

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