Upcoming Shows

Directions & Parking

The Paramount Theatre
713 Congress Avenue
Austin, TX 78701

The Paramount & Stateside Theatres are located next to each other on Congress Avenue, between 7th and 8th streets.

There are a variety of good transportation options to get here:

Directions for Cyclists

Directions for Public Transportation

Directions for Drivers

*Please note there is NO PARKING AT ONE AMERICAN for special events*

EVENT PARKING - Secure covered parking for only $8.00 for ticket holders!

We have joined together with our generous parking sponsor, Parkway Properties, to offer inexpensive covered parking at the One American Center parking garage, conveniently located one block from the theatres at 600 Congress.

Your $8.00 parking pass may be purchased at the garage entrance from the parking attendant (cash only).


Shows 2 hours prior to show time* 1 hour after show end
Films 1 hour prior to film 1 hour after film end
Matinees 1 hour prior to matinee performance 1 hour after matinee end
Festivals Varies by event Varies by event

Parking varies by event. Schedule and availability are not guaranteed. 

*There is no parking available for school shows, Monday through Friday before 6pm.

Please call (512) 472-5470 for detailed parking information.

The One American Center parking garage also offers parking to non-ticket holders for $12.

  Parking Garage 2009


Parking Meters - Throughout downtown Austin (I-35 to Lamar Blvd., Lady Bird Lake to 10th St.), parking meters are free after 6:00pm Monday through Wednesday, after 12:00am (midnight) Thursday through Saturday, all day Sunday and on some holidays. Outside of downtown (north of 10th St.), parking meter hours are 8am-6pm Monday through Saturday and free on Sunday.

Parking Meter Time Limits- During the day, the time limits for these spaces vary. Common maximum parking time limits are no more than 3 hours. Each meter is labeled with its maximum parking time limit as well as the hours and days that parking meter time limits are in effect.

Parking Meter Fees - Unless otherwise posted, you must feed your meter (without exceeding the maximum time limit) Monday through Wednesday from 8:00am until 6:00pm, Thursday through Friday from 8:00am until midnight, and Saturday from 11:00am until midnight. Most parking meters in downtown Austin accept credit cards and all meters accept nickels, dimes and quarters.

Parking Meter Fee Exemptions (Free Parking) - The parking meter fee is waived on these holidays:
January 1 (New Year's Day)
July 4 (Independence Day)
First Monday in September (Labor Day)
Last Thursday in November (Thanksgiving)
December 25 (Christmas Day)


Daily or Hourly Parking - Many of the garages and surface lots Downtown offer parking on an hourly or daily basis for reasonable rates. A list of nearby lots:

600 Sabine
Surface Lot
Evenings and Weekends
Central Parking, (512) 474-1530

E. 7th & San Jacinto
Surface Lot
Evenings and Weekends
Highland Resources, (512) 474-6491

107 W. 6th
Evenings and Weekends
State of Texas, (512) 463-5420


Bike racks can be found at the following One American Center locations:

  • at the top of the garage entrance ramp
  • along the north end of the 600 block of Congress
  • along the 100 block of 7th Street
  • in the alley, near the garage ramp on 7th Street
Additional bike parking may be available at 300 W 6th street in secure, rentable bike lockers located in the parking garage of the building.

Please contact the One American Management office at (512) 536-8430 for more information regarding bike parking at 300 W 6th street.