Ascend Amphitheater Parking

310 1st Avenue South, Nashville, TN 37201

Please allow sufficient time before the event for your travel and parking. Nashville traffic is often busier around Ascend Amphitheater in relation to events. 

Ascend Amphitheatre is located at 310 1st Avenue South, Nashville, TN 37201. General Parking will not be provided at Ascend Amphitheater.

It is recommended that guests plan to arrive no less than an hour before the show to give you plenty of time to arrive and pass through the check-in procedure.

Parking Recommendations

While Ascend Amphitheater does not offer general parking on-site, finding parking in downtown Nashville is usually straightforward. A wide range of spaces near the venue are bookable through dedicated websites or parking apps like SpotHero. Many guests recommend parking for free or very low cost (around $10) at Nissan Stadium, with a short walk to the Ascend Amphitheater.

There are also nearby parking lots at at 120 2nd Avenue S and 247 Demonbreun Street.

VIP Parking

VIP Parking is reserved for box seat ticket holders and season ticket holders. If you’re looking to secure your spot, premier parking upgrades are available. These guarantee close proximity to the venue for easy access. Please note that overnight stays are not usually permitted within these parking facilities.

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Driving Directions

If you need help getting there, then here’s some information on directions and parking.

  • From the North: Take I-65 S toward Nashville. Keep left at the fork to continue on I-24 E, follow signs for Interstate 24/Interstate 40 E/Chattanooga/Knoxville. Take exit 49 for Shelby Ave. and turn left onto Shelby Ave. Continue onto Korean Veterans Blvd. Turn right onto 1st Ave. S. The amphitheater will be on the right.
  • From the South: Take I-65 N toward Nashville. Take exit 82B to merge onto I-40 E toward Knoxville. Stay right and immediately take exit 210C for U.S. 31 A S/4th Ave. S toward U.S. 41 A S/2nd Ave. S. Turn left onto 2nd Ave. S. Turn right onto Molloy St. Venue will be across 1st Ave. S.
  • From the East: Take I-40 W toward Nashville. Take exit 212 toward Hermitage Ave. Continue onto Decatur Ave. Turn left onto Hermitage Ave. Continue onto 1st Ave. S. Venue will be on the right.
  • From the West: Take I-40 E toward Nashville. Take exit 209B toward US-70S/US-431/Broadway/Demonbreun St. Merge onto 14th Ave. N and stay left to turn left onto Broadway. Turn right onto 8th Ave. S. Turn left onto Demonbreun St. Turn right onto 1st Ave. S. Venue will be on the left.