If you are staying at the Conference Hotel (Embassy Suites), you can walk to the VBC via the enclosed skywalk accessible on the second floor (turn left after you get off the elevator on the second floor). Or if you are staying at the Holiday Inn Express across the street, you can walk around the Big Spring Park and enter the VBC near the Ticket Booth and Concert Hall.
Von Braun Center (VBC) Parking
The Von Braun Center has three main parking lots. While each lots offers access to all events, specific lots offer certain advantages. The North Hall parking lot has convenient access to North Hall, Concert Hall and Playhouse events. Ticket Office parking has convenient handicapped access to Concert Hall, East Hall and West Hall events. South Hall parking is a covered parking garage providing protection from weather and access to all venues with convenience to South Hall events.
From I-65 (North or South) take Exit 340 to Huntsville I-565 headed East. Travel approximately 19 miles to exit 19-C to Washington Street. Turn right on Washington Street, cross over the bridge to the first traffic light - Monroe Street. Turn right onto Monroe Street and travel to the 3rd traffic light (Clinton Avenue). To reach the Ticket Office and additional handicap parking, continue south on Monroe Street. The Ticket Office and additional handicap parking is on the right. To reach the North Hall or South Hall Parking Garage, turn right (west) on Clinton Avenue from Monroe Street. The North Hall is on your left or continue to the next traffic light and turn left on Pollard Avenue to access the South Hall Parking Garage.
Entering Huntsville from 72 West (from Scottsboro), take exit 19-A to Jefferson Street after Highway 72 West merges into I-565. Follow Jefferson Street to the first red light at Monroe Street, and turn right. Stay on Monroe until you come to the Clinton Avenue red light. You can turn right on Clinton to go the North Hall parking area (it will be on your left) or continue on Clinton and take a left on Pollard Street to access the South Hall Parking Garage. Continue on Monroe Street to access the Ticket Office and additional handicap parking which will be on your right.
Coming in from Guntersville, Highway 431 West will become Governors Drive. Follow Governors Drive across California Street and past Huntsville Hospital on your right. Turn right at the traffic light at Monroe Street. Go through the light at St. Clair, and turn left at the next light to stay on Monroe. The Ticket Office and additional handicap parking will be on your left in front of the VBC. For North Hall parking turn left at the Clinton Avenue light, North Hall parking will be on your left. For the South Hall Parking Garage, continue on Clinton Avenue and take a left on Pollard Street.
North Hall Parking Lot (P1) Access to the North Hall parking lot is from Clinton Avenue.
South Hall Parking Garage (P2) From Clinton Avenue, turn onto Pollard Street and follow signs.
Box Office and Administrative Office Parking (P3) From Clinton Avenue turn south on Monroe Street and take the first right into the front parking lot.
Monroe Street City Parking Garage (P4) The Monroe Street parking garage will be accessible from Monroe Street and Church Street and will open to accommodate event activity.
Former Meadow Gold Lot (P5) The former Meadow Gold lot is accessible from Clinton Avenue.
The City of Huntsville's web site "Parking Huntsville" has additional parking information. Their site can be accessed at www.parkinghuntsville.com.
Portion of this page is extracted from VBC website