- From I-77 North, take John Belk Freeway / I-277 North (exit 9B) to the College Street exit. Take College Street (one-way) to 7th Street. Turn right onto 7th Street and cross the trolley tracks. ImaginOn is on the right, on the corner of 7th and Brevard, with the entrance facing 7th Street. The street address is 300 E. Seventh Street, Charlotte, NC 28202.
- From I-77 South or I-85, take I-77 South to Brookshire Freeway (exit 11). Take Brookshire Freeway East / I-277 South (exit 11A). Take the Church/Tryon Street exit onto 11th Street. Turn right onto Tryon Street. Turn left onto 7th Street and cross the trolley tracks. ImaginOn is on the right, on the corner of 7th and Brevard, with the entrance facing 7th Street. The street address is 300 E. Seventh Street, Charlotte, NC 28202.
- Parking Under ImaginOn as of 9/30/20
Limited parking is available in the parking deck below ImaginOn, which is accessed from 6th Street (8’ maximum height.) There is direct elevator access from the parking deck to the ImaginOn entrance.
- Tickets and validation are not required during Phase 2 of the Library opening, effective 9/30/2020 until further notice.
- Parking at Seventh Street Station
Located across the Lynx light rail line from ImaginOn, this deck has entrances on 6th and 7th Streets. For ImaginOn visitors, the deck offers free parking after 5:00 pm Monday - Friday, and free parking on Saturday and Sunday. Parking ticket must be validated at the Welcome Desk in the ImaginOn lobby. There is no free parking before 5:00 pm Monday - Friday. Additional rates may apply when there are Arena/Uptown events. Make sure you identify yourself as an ImaginOn guest when entering the parking deck if Arena/Uptown event rates are in effect.
- Surface Parking Lots
Several ground level parking lots surround ImaginOn. Fees range from $8.00-$12.00 and must be pre-paid using exact change or by using a phone app. Phone app information can be found at each of the ground level lots. Rates may increase when there are Arena/Uptown events.