The Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts houses the Virginia G. Piper Theater and Stage 2 and hosts nationally and internationally known performers and programs. The extensive schedule includes plays, musical performances, lectures, film, dance and more.
Map and Directions to Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts
Both the Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts and the Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art are located at the Scottsdale Civic Center Mall, a lovely large park that hosts several Scottsdale events throughout the year such as:
In addition to fountains, flowers and grassy lounging areas, you'll find the iconic LOVE statue at Scottsdale Civic Center Mall. It's probably the most photographed spot in the Phoenix area!
The Scottsdale Civic Center Library is nearby, within walking distance.
At the library there is a covered parking structure, which many people use for the Scottsdale Center for the Performing arts and SMoCA.
Directions to Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts
Valley Metro Rail does not serve downtown Scottsdale. Check here to see how long it will take you to drive from other parts of town.
From Loop 101: Take Loop 101, exit Indian School Rd. Turn left (west) on Indian School Rd. Turn left (south) onto Drinkwater Blvd. Turn right (west) onto 2nd Street.
Where to Stay Near Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts
There are hotels and resorts in all price ranges near Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts. During big events (and during Spring Training Baseball) they will be busy (and prices will be high). These hotels are located within walking distance from the theatre, the museum and the Civic Center Mall:
- The Clayton on the Park (.2 miles)
- Saguaro Hotel (.3 miles)
- Hilton Garden Inn (.4 miles)
- Hyatt House Old Town Scottsdale (.5 miles)
- Scottsdale Marriott Suites Old Town Scottsdale (.6 miles)
- Hotel Valley Ho (.7 miles)
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