From New York: Take I-95 North. Take exit 27A for Connecticut 25/
From Waterbury: Take Interstate 84 W/Connecticut 8 S. Keep right at the fork to continue toward CT – 8S. Take exit 3 for Main Street S. Merge onto Main St. Turn right onto Golden Hill St. Downtown Cabaret Theatre will be on your left.
From New Haven: Take I-95 South. Take exit 27A for Connecticut 25/
BY TRAIN: Downtown Cabaret Theatre is 3-5 minutes away by cab, Uber or Lyft from the Bridgeport Train Station. We are also a less than a 10 minute walk via Water Street then John Street and then Broad Street. Metro-North and Amtrak trains run frequently from both Grand Central Terminal (800-223-6052) and Penn Station (800-USA-RAIL) in New York City, and from Boston’s South Station (800-USA-RAIL).
WHERE DO I PARK?
Secured parking is available in the second lot on Lyon Terrace across the street from the theatre.
I’M COMING ON A WEEKNIGHT OR WEEKEND, ARE THE METERS CHECKED?
Parking meters in Bridgeport are monitored from 8AM-6PM Monday through Friday. Although meters are not checked after 6PM or on weekends, parking on the street is at your own risk. Please be aware, during the winter months, of the City of Bridgeport Snow Ordinances.
I HAVE A GUEST WITH DISABILITIES, WHERE DO I DROP THEM OFF?
You may drop off your guest on Golden Hill Street at the ramp on the far left of the staircase. Keep your sign in your vehicle.
I CANNOT CLIMB STAIRS, IS THERE AN ELEVATOR TO GET INTO THE THEATRE?
There is no elevator access to the theatre. However, there is a ramp on the far left-hand side of the staircase leading off of Golden Hill Street.
IS THERE HANDICAPPED ACCESSIBLE SEATING?
Yes. When you call to purchase tickets, please inform the box office staff that you need accessible seating. Please keep in mind that there is no elevator access to the balcony level.
FIELD TRIP/BUS DRIVER DIRECTIONS
I’M COMING TO A SCHOOL MATINEE, CAN I PARK IN THE SAME LOT AS I DO ON WEEKEND SHOWS?
Parking is not available during weekday matinees in the same lot you park on weekends. Alternatively, there is metered parking that costs $0.25 per 15 minutes, a lot that costs $10.00 to park on Lyon Terrace, and several parking garages a few blocks away.
MY BUS DRIVER WOULD LIKE TO PARK THE BUS AND WAIT FOR US, WHERE DO I TELL HIM TO PARK?
Buses are more than welcome to park on Elm Street, and you do not have to feed the meter. Please do not block gated lots. Do not park buses on sidewalk!
I’M COMING TO A SCHOOL MATINEE, WHERE DO I TELL THE BUS COMPANY TO DROP OFF AND PICK UP MY STUDENTS?
Keeping traffic and safety in mind, drop off and pick up students at the bottom of the stairs on Elm Street. There is also a handicap accessible ramp on the far left-hand side of the staircase leading off of Golden Hill Street for students with disabilities.