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Your Easy Route to Ballet Austin

Access Ballet Austin’s Butler Dance Education Center from Cesar Chavez, turning north onto San Antonio or Nueces, to access from 5th or 6th St., turning south on Nueces or Guadalupe. Ballet Austin is located at 501 W. 3rd Street, 78701.

FREE PARKING - Available at two (2) locations

BALLET AUSTIN SURFACE LOT: Entrances located via alley coming northbound and southbound on San Antonio between 2nd and 3rd Streets or southbound on Nueces between 2nd & 3rd Streets | Available 24 hours, daily | Spaces are available for FREE on first-come, first-served basis. Please do not park in executive parking spots or those marked with a blue sign. Parking in the Ballet Austin lot is reserved for those coming to take a class at Ballet Austin.

CITY HALL PARKING GARAGE: Enter the City Hall Parking garage located on Guadalupe between W. Cesar Chavez and 2nd Streets | Available every day, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. | Cost = First 2 hours FREE with a validated parking ticket. (Parking after 5 p.m. is not covered with validation; visitors will be charged normal rates if their vehicles remain in the City Hall garage past 5 p.m.)

  • Bring your Austin City Hall garage ticket with you for validation at the front desk of the Butler Dance Education Center. NOTE: Parking past 5 p.m. CT does not qualify for validation by Ballet Austin.
  • NOTE: Austin City Council meetings on Thursday may affect available parking in this garage.

$3 RATE PARKING GARAGE OPTIONS - Available at Google and Silicon Labs Garages while visiting Ballet Austin

GOOGLE BUILDING PARKING GARAGE (Google Building directly to the south of Ballet Austin): Ballet Austin has made arrangements for you to park in the Google Building parking garage (enter garage from San Antonio St. – the garage is located just behind Ballet Austin to the south) and then purchase a chaser parking voucher at Ballet Austin’s reception desk to cover your charges ($3 cash rate / $3.25 Credit Card rate). Parking in this location at this reduced rate is available to Ballet Austin customers only.

  • The chaser voucher is good for TWO (2) HOURS om the garage. If you will be at Ballet Austin longer than two (2) hours consider other parking options
  • The Garage entrance is located on San Antonio between 2nd and 3rd Streets  | Cost = $3 cash rate / $3.25 Credit Card rate | Buy parking chaser vouchers in advance or after parking at the front desk in the lobby at Ballet Austin.

SILICON LABS: (currently only available weekdays entering between 8am and 4pm)
Vouchers are needed before entering the garage. You can purchase parking vouchers for the Silicon Labs parking garage (Building 400) at Ballet Austin’s reception desk which will allow for discounted parking ($3 cash rate / $3.25 Credit Card rate) weekdays entering the garage between 8:00am and 4:00pm – no limit to how long you can park after entering)  Silicon Labs’ parking vouchers are good for 90 days from date of purchase.

  • The Silicon Labs 400 Building Garage entrance is located on San Antonio St. between W. Cesar Chavez & 2nd Streets
  • The voucher must be purchased before entering the garage (enter between 8am and 4pn, M-F)
    • Buy Silicon Labs parking vouchers in advance at Ballet Austin during regular business hours
    • Once you are parked you may remain in the garage for any length of time on the day you enter (no overnight parking)


Bike racks are located directly outside the building at the corners of 3rd & San Antonio Streets and 3rd & Nueces Streets.

Various Capital Metro bus routes stop conveniently around Ballet Austin with a walk of only 1 to 3 blocks.


Available in Ballet Austin’s east parking lot; requires a proper permit. Violators will be ticketed at the owner’s expense.


Ongoing building and road construction projects around Ballet Austin’s studios may cause temporary changes in traffic patterns, along with changes in access to Ballet Austin’s east and west parking areas. Please note directional traffic signs for the best way to access our on-site parking spaces and drop off or pick up Ballet Austin Academy students as well as Pilates Center and Butler Center for Dance & Fitness clients during the completion of these projects.

NOTE:  Special events and festivals held in downtown Austin may periodically affect parking rates in the garages near Ballet Austin.

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