Spectrum Center Parking

Spectrum Center Parking

Parking Near Spectrum Center

Spectrum Center (formerly Time Warner Cable Arena) is home to the NBA Charlotte Hornets team. The arena’s address, out in uptown Charlotte, is at 333 East Trade Street in North Carolina. In addition to basketball games, you will find plenty of concerts and events at the arena year round.


Here are the parking tips for the venue!


How Much is Spectrum Center Parking?

If you plan to park in the Spectrum Center parking lots, you can expect to pay around $15. Fans can find parking near Spectrum Center and find deals less than $10 with the SpotHero information above. Check out the latest parking deals for Spectrum Center above.


Also, it is worth noting that prices for parking can increase for big time shows. For example, a concert or event coming to Spectrum Center tends to raise the parking rates around the venue. If you plan on going to the venue for a concert, consider booking your parking space ahead of time to lock in the parking rate. Otherwise, the closer you get to the event can increase the price of parking due to the limited availability around the venue.


Spectrum Center Handicap Parking Spots

Spectrum Center Handicap Parking Spots

For ADA parking, you should use SpotHero above to reserve a parking space before driving to the venue. ADA parking is at a first come and first serve basis. so plan ahead before driving to the arena. In addition to ADA parking, fans can use the official pick-up and drop-off area when coming to the stadium for events. The location of the pick-up and drop-off area is on Fifth Street, which is outside the main entrance of the venue.


Can you Tailgate at Spectrum Center?

Can you Tailgate at Spectrum Center

You can tailgate in the parking lots at Spectrum Center before any basketball game. In addition to tailgating in the parking lots before a basketball game, fans usually venture to the local bars before or after a game. Some popular bars near the venue include Rooftop 210, Howl at the Moon Charlotte, K Lounge, and Tin Roof.


Also, be sure to check out the Spectrum Center food guide!


Should I Take Public Transportation?

There are plenty of public transportation ways to move around uptown Charlotte to get to the venue. Charlotte’s primary bus Terminal, Charlotte Transportation Center, sits directly next to the stadium. Street Trolleys also pass by the site via the Charlotte and Gold Rush Trolleys, so that is an option too. The bus and the trolleys are all a short walking distance to 333 e. Trade st, so many fans use this to get to the arena. Finally, fans can also use Uber and Lyft to get to and from the arena.


Popular NBA Matches for the Charlotte Hornets

popular matches for the charlotte hornets
The Charlotte Hornets have a strong fan base to watch their team play for each home game. Expect crowds when the Los Angeles Lakers, Philadelphia 76ers, Atlanta Hawks, Boston Celtics Brooklyn Nets, Detroit Pistons, Golden State Warriors, and Chicago Bulls visit. Other popular matches include the Dallas Mavericks, Indiana Pacers, Memphis Grizzlies, Miami Heat, New Orleans Pelicans, and Sacramento Kings.


Preseason games against the  Washington Wizards, Orlando Magic, Toronto Raptors, Oklahoma City Thunder, and New York Knicks usually have less demand.



Other Notes

Finally, Charlotte is also home to professional football at Bank of American Stadium. If you are looking for Bank of America Stadium Parking, you can check out that resource.