Special $5 Meetup Parking at the Austin Centre Parking Garage
Evening and weekends only: If you parking in the Austin Centre garage after 6:00pm, please ask Capital Factory’s Meetup Coordinator on the 16th Floor during your event to pick up a parking validation. You will present your parking ticket as well as the validation at the parking kiosk and will only be charged $5. The entrance to this parking garage is located on the east side of Brazos Street just north of 7th Street.
Short-Term Parking Options
Coming down for a meeting? Here are some options. Unfortunately, Capital Factory does not offer parking validations prior to 6:00p.m.
- Metered parking is available on the block surrounding the Omni Hotel/Austin Centre building. It’s inexpensive during the day and it’s free on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday evenings after 6pm.
- During the hours below, metered parking costs $1 per hour and is limited to 3 hours. Metered parking is free during the hours not listed. Meters take MasterCard, Visa, debit cards or coins.
- Meter Hours:
- Between Cesar Chavez and 10th Street, and between IH-35 and Lamar Blvd.
- Monday-Wednesday: 8am – 6pm
- Thursday & Friday: 8am – Midnight
- Saturdays: 11am – Midnight
- Metered Parking is free on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday evenings after 6pm.
- Nearby street lot or garage parking is available with prices starting at $7 per day. The Omni Hotel parking garage prices are as follows (with the exception of special events):
- $6.00 (first hour)
- $2 (every 20 minutes after)
- $24 (all day)
- Valet parking is available at the Omni Hotel valet located on 8th street between Brazos and San Jacinto.
Long-Term Parking Options
Many downtown lots and garages offer monthly rates. Capital Factory members can buy monthly parking in the Omni Hotel garage and the St. David’s garage next door, depending on availability. Please contact a staff member for assistance.
Alternatives to Parking a Vehicle
- Capital Factory is bicycle friendly! There are bike racks in the garage and members can also reserve a bike spot near the kegs on the 16th floor.
- car2go is also a good option for downtown transportation.
- Many Capital Metro buses drop off within a few blocks of Capital Factory.
Here is additional Downtown Parking Information provided by the Downtown Austin Alliance.