How to Get to the Marcus Center


Turn-by-Turn Driving Directions

Take I-94/I-43 heading north.

Take the McKinley Avenue exit ramp.

Turn right onto McKinley Avenue.

Continue onto East McKinley Avenue over the bridge to Water Street.

Make a right turn onto Water Street.

The Marcus Center is located on the corner of Water and States Streets.

Take I-43 south.

Exit the freeway at Fond du Lac/McKinley Avenue ramp.

Turn left onto McKinley Avenue (eastbound).

Make a right turn onto Water Street.

The Marcus Center and the Marcus Center Parking Structure are located on the corner of Water and State Streets.

Bus Routes to The Marcus Center

  1. Route 15 (Holton-Kinnickinnic)
  2. Route 18 (National-Greenfield)
  3. Route 57 (Walnut-Appleton)
  4. GreenLine (Bayshore-Airport)

Attendees can find which routes connect to these by using Google Trip Planner on the home page of

Where to Park

& Purchasing Parking in Advance

The Marcus Performing Arts Center is located at 929 North Water Street, between East State Street and East Kilbourn Avenue.

The Marcus Center Parking Structure is located one block north of the Marcus Center, between East State Street, and East Highland Avenue. To access the parking structure, turn onto State Street from Water Street. The entrance is one block west of Water Street on the right. There is also access to the west side of the parking structure, via Edison Street.

ADA accessible stalls are available. For your convenience, a skywalk crosses State Street from the parking structure to the Marcus Center. To access the skywalk from the parking structure, take the stairs or elevator in the southeast corner and go to the third floor (roof level).

Monthly and daily parking is available at the Marcus Center Parking Structure.
For additional information, contact Interstate Parking.

Please note: Parking fees are subject to demand pricing based on events going on in the district. To avoid potential higher fees, you have the option to prepay for parking.

How to purchase parking in advance: 

  • Click the dedicated Book Parking link below
  • Click the save (heart) to note this lot for future visits
  • Use the Start Time Now drop-down (“Select a start time” option will allow you to choose a date)
  • The link will redirect you to sign up. Set up an account by entering your email, phone number, and a password
  • Add your license plate
  • Enter a payment method
  • Select Special Event $15 (note this is the standard advance rate).
  • You will receive a QR code and instructions on how to use the code via email. (You can also access the QR code in your active sessions on the HonkMobile app or Website)
  • You’re done!

Please contact Interstate Parking at with any questions about prepaid parking.