Plan your Visit

Directions

Raleigh Memorial Auditorium
Fletcher Opera Theater

The Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts is located at 2 E South St, in downtown Raleigh, North Carolina, between Salisbury and Wilmington streets, 5 blocks south of the State Capitol.

From I-40 / South Raleigh

From I-40 take exit 298-A. Go 1.5 miles north on S. Saunders St. Turn right onto South St. Go 2 blocks. Duke Energy Center is on the right.

 

From US-1 / Capital Blvd. / North Raleigh

Take US-1 South into Raleigh. US-1 becomes Capital Blvd. Stay on Capital Blvd., crossing over I-440 (the Beltline). After you cross I-440 go another 3.4 miles south. Capital Blvd. becomes Dawson St. Go 10 blocks south on Dawson St. (0.8 miles). Turn left onto South St. Go 3 blocks on South St. Duke Energy Center is on the right.

 

From US-70 / Glenwood Ave. / Northwest Raleigh

From Glenwood Avenue / US-70, follow the US-70 E. signs toward downtown Raleigh. US-70 travels along Glenwood Avenue, turns onto Wade Avenue, then exits onto Capital Blvd. heading south. Capital Blvd. becomes Dawson St. Go 10 blocks south on Dawson St. (0.8 miles). Turn left onto South St. Go 3 blocks on South St. Duke Energy Center is on the right.

 

From US-64 / New Bern Ave. / Northeast Raleigh

Take US-64 W. toward Raleigh. US-64 becomes New Bern Ave. Follow New Bern Ave., crossing over I-440. After you cross I-440 go another 2.5 miles west. New Bern Ave. then becomes Edenton St. Go 1 mile on Edenton St. and turn left at the State Capitol onto Salisbury St. Duke Energy Center is 7 blocks on the left.

Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts

Durham Performing Arts Center

DPAC is located at 123 Vivian Street, just off the Durham Freeway / NC-147 (Exits 12B or 13), and adjacent to the famous Durham Bulls Athletic Park. We’re part of the award-winning American Tobacco Historic District, with freeway access from Greensboro, Chapel Hill, Cary, Raleigh, and all of North Carolina via I-40, I-540, and I-85.

From Chapel Hill via Hwy 15-501

Take Highway 15-501 North toward Downtown Durham / Duke University. Exit 108-B onto Highway 147 South / Durham Freeway. Exit 13 at Chapel Hill Street. Turn Left at top of exit ramp onto Chapel Hill Street. Turn right at the third stoplight on Pettigrew Street. DPAC is located near the intersection of Petigrew and Blackwell Streets.

 

From Raleigh, Cary and points East

Take I-40 West. Exit 279-B onto 147 North toward Downtown Durham (Durham Freeway).
Go 7.4 miles. Exit 12-B at Business 15-501 and Mangum / Roxboro Street. Merge onto Jackie Robinson Drive. Continue on Jackie Robinson Drive past Durham Bulls Athletic Park (DBAP). Right at third stoplight on Blackwell Street. DPAC is located near the intersection of Blackwell and Vivian Streets.

 

From Greensboro, Burlington and points West

Take I-85 North to Durham. Exit 172 onto Durham Freeway / Highway 147 South. Exit 13 at Chapel Hill Street. Left at top of exit ramp onto Chapel Hill Street. Right at the third stoplight on Pettigrew Street. DPAC is located near the intersection of Petigrew and Blackwell Streets.

Durham Performing Arts Center