Mondavi Center Directions & Parking
We recommend biking, walking or carpooling to minimize traffic congestion. We have more than 600 bike parking spots available within a block of the center, most of it centered along Arboretum Drive.
From I-80 West (from Sacramento), take the UC Davis/Mondavi Center exit. Turn right onto Old Davis Road and continue north to the parking structure entrance on the right.
From I-80 East (from Bay Area), take the UC Davis/Mondavi Center exit. Turn left onto Old Davis Road and continue north to the parking structure entrance on the right.
From Highway 113 South (from Woodland), take the I-80 east off-ramp towards Sacramento. Take the UC Davis/Mondavi Center Exit near the end of the ramp and turn left onto Old Davis Road. Continue north to the parking structure entrance on the right.
Mondavi Center is located on the south-east portion of the UC Davis campus. The Gateway Parking Structure is located south of the building. Parking for the current season is $9. Rate subject to change.
You may purchase parking permits in advance from our ticketing site or onsite on the night of the event.
Parking for patrons with DMV placards is available on the street level (mid-level) of the nearby parking structure, and on the surface lots near the covered walkway. There is also a short-term drop-off area directly in front of the entrance.
Ann E. Pitzer Center Directions & Parking
From I-80E & I-80W (Bay Area & Sacramento), take Exit 71 onto Old Davis Road. Turn left at the stop sign. Continue on Old Davis Road onto campus. The road will begin to curve (Hyatt Place hotel is on your left). Once you get to the stop sign past the Hyatt, Parking Lot 5 will be on your right.
From State Highway 113 (Woodland), take 26B for Interstate 80 E (San Francisco) staying in the far right lane. Exit the first exit, Old Davis Road. Turn left at the stop sign. Continue on Old Davis Road onto campus. The road will begin to curve (Hyatt hotel is on your left). Once you get to the stop sign past the Hyatt, Parking Lot 5 on your right.
Walking from recommended Parking Lot 5, exit the parking lot and walk towards Arboretum Drive (Hyatt should be at your back). Continue on Old Davis Road until you get to Hutchinson Drive and turn left. The Ann E. Pitzer Center will be on you left past the Ceramics Laboratory (“TB-9”). Estimated 3-5 minute walk from the parking lot.
A valid Visitor permit is required to park on campus. Daily Visitor Permits are available for $9.00 and may be purchased from permit dispensing machines located at the entrances to Lot 5 and are valid in any spot designated for “C” parking permits. Permit dispensers accept Visa and Mastercard only (they do not accept cash).