Directions, traffic and parking
The Fox Theatre is located at 2211 Woodward Avenue, across from Comerica Park. Map to Fox Theatre
Expect busier-than-usual conditions on the freeways and surface streets near the Fox Theatre before and after the ceremony. You are encouraged to arrive early to reduce traffic congestion.
Before you leave for Commencement, visit michigan.gov/mdot to check for closures and detours. On your way to the Fox Theater, tune in to WWJ-AM 950 for current traffic information.
General parking for Commencement will be available in the Fox Theater Parking Structure. The structure is located at 50 W. Montcalm, between Woodward Avenue and Park, just south of I-75 (Fisher Freeway). There is a $10 per vehicle charge for parking in the structure.
There are also several surface lots in the immediate area.
Handicapped parking is also available in the Fox Theater structure. These parking spots are available on a first- come, first-served basis to guest with the appropriate disabled permit and a state-issued license plate or placard.