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Taft Theatre - Endstage Pit Seating Map

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Taft Theatre - General Admission Seating Map

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Buy Tickets to the Next Taft Theatre Event

Tickets to Taft Theatre events are available now at Event Tickets Center! Oftentimes, Taft Theatre shows are difficult to come by. But, Event Tickets Center has a variety of tickets available for the next several events at the venue. Prices start at $41, but can range all the way up to $623. So, you need to act fast before ticket prices rise. If you are on the fence about going to see a Taft Theatre event, we have conveniently laid out some of the most important information about the venue. Check out insider information about parking, concessions, seating, rideshare, public transportation, bag policy, amenities, and more! Find the event you want to attend in the event list above, so you can purchase your tickets to go see your next Taft Theatre event live!

About Taft Theatre

Located in Cincinnati, Ohio, Taft Theatre is a theater that first opened its doors in 1928. Currently, it’s under the ownership of Scottish Rite.

Taft Theatre Seating

Taft Theatre has a total capacity of 2,500. However, this figure can vary for events with unique venue configurations.

Events at Taft Theatre

Taft Theatre is the hub for several events. The venue serves as the stage for theater, concert and comedy events, in addition to hosting other functions.

Getting into Taft Theatre

Want to ensure a smooth entry to Taft Theatre? We've got you covered! From security to accessibility, we've compiled all the info you need for a hassle-free arrival.

Security at Taft Theatre

Security at Taft Theatre is taken very seriously. All guests are required to go through security checks before entering the venue. Typically, security checkpoints tend to get longer as you get closer to the start time of the event. We recommend planning ahead so you don’t miss anything. Please note that Taft Theatre has a strict bag policy.

Taft Theatre Bag Policy & Prohibited Items

Bags or purses exceeding 12” x 12” dimensions are not permitted. All patrons may undergo a bag inspection. Large bags or backpacks will not be allowed inside the premises unless prior authorization has been obtained.

What to Bring to Taft Theatre

When you come to an event at Taft Theatre, please make sure to bring your ticket and a valid ID, especially if you want to purchase alcohol. We recommend bringing a credit or debit card and also a little cash. Because this is an indoor venue, weather is often not a factor. However, as it is climate-controlled, it might be worth bringing a light jacket just in case it gets a little chilly inside.

Is Taft Theatre ADA Accessible?

Taft Theatre is committed to providing a comfortable experience for all guests. Assistive listening is available, and the venue is also ADA compliant. Typically, Taft Theatre has special seating and preferred entry gates for these patrons. Be sure to check the policy for your specific event for more information.

Taft Theatre Experience

Your experience at Taft Theatre extends beyond the event itself. Discover delicious food and drinks, convenient transportation options, and more to create an unforgettable memory.

Food and Beverage at Taft Theatre

Plenty of concessions are available at Taft Theatre. Non-alcoholic beverages are served as well as alcoholic beverages including but not limited to beer, wine and mixed drinks.

Payment Methods Accepted at Taft Theatre

Taft Theatre primarily operates on a cashless basis. This implies that while some vendors may still accept cash, most onsite purchases are done with digital wallets or debit and credit cards. Although Taft Theatre accepts most credit cards (such as Visa and Mastercard), it is prudent to carry a small amount of cash for tipping and for the few vendors that might accept it inside and outside the venue.

How to Get to Taft Theatre

Taft Theatre is located at 317 East 5th St, Cincinnati, Ohio, 45202. We've got you covered with all the options to get there, from public transportation to convenient rideshares.

Taft Theatre Parking Details

Taft Theatre has plenty of parking options nearby. Many event-goers will utilize onsite parking, while others will use nearby public parking. Parking prices can range depending on where you decide to park and may even be free for some events. We have outlined some of the closest parking options for Taft Theatre visitors. They are SP+ Parking, Columbia Plaza Garage, 2 Wheeler Free Parking, SP+ Parking and Fourth & Main Parking.

How Early Should I Get to Taft Theatre?

Arrival times may vary depending on the event, but we recommend arriving at the venue about an hour before the scheduled start time. This gives you some breathing room in case of traffic congestion, parking difficulties, visits to the merchandise store, or if you want to grab some food and drinks before the event starts.

Rideshare Drop-off and Pickup Location

At Taft Theatre, there are specific pick-up locations for rideshare users. You’ll find the designated pick-up spots at 317 East 5th St, by the main entrance. Using rideshare to attend an event is a great option because it eliminates the stress of finding parking, which can often be scarce and expensive. Additionally, ridesharing promotes safety by providing reliable transportation if you plan on drinking alcohol during your visit.

Closest Bus Stop to Taft Theatre

For a budget-friendly option, the nearest bus stop is located at Government Square Area B. This bus station is located 0.6 mi from the venue.

Closest Train Stop to Taft Theatre

You can find the nearest train/metro station at 4th & Main streetcar station. This station is located 0.4 mi from the venue. One of the biggest benefits of taking the train is that it is rarely late, and you never have to deal with unforeseen traffic or parking issues.

Taft Theatre Surrounding Area

A stone’s throw away from Taft Theatre, a variety of restaurants await, serving everything from local specialties to global dishes. Whether you’re in the mood for a fast snack before the event or a gourmet meal, there’s a choice for every taste. The vicinity also features a selection of hotels, providing a handy option for guests from out of town. With everything from high-end lodgings to economical choices, there’s a suitable resting place for every traveler.

Nearby Restaurants to Taft Theatre

Taft Theatre is surrounded by great restaurants and bars ready for any pre-event or post-event activities. Here are the top rated bars and/or restaurants close to the venue: Newport on the Levee, Hofbräuhaus - Newport, Nicholson's Fine Food & Whiskey, Montgomery Inn The Boathouse and Nada.

The Taft Theatre is located in Cincinnati, OH, and has a lot to offer the city as well as the people who live there. When it comes to the most popular venues in the area, the Taft Theatre definitely fits in at the top of the list.

The Taft Theatre opened in the 1930's, and has been going strong since the first show that took place there. With a seating capacity of 2,500, the theatre has more than enough room to suit the needs of larger audiences.

The Taft Theatre is used mainly for concerts, Broadway shows, and other special events. Notable past performers include: David Gray, Oasis, Carlos Mencia, and George Carlin among many others.

As you can see, the Taft Theatre is a centerpiece of Cincinnati. And this is not going to change anytime soon!

Event Dates and Pricing Information

Performer Date Price Tickets Available
Ghosts: Do You Believe? Apr 21, 2024 From $83 231
Ben Brainard Apr 25, 2024 From $70 12
The Teskey Brothers Apr 30, 2024 From $69 643
Je'Caryous Johnson's Super Freak: The Rick James Story May 1, 2024 From $87 873
Desi Banks May 3, 2024 From $55 1,248
Kathy Griffin May 4, 2024 From $56 472
The Bald and the Beautiful May 9, 2024 From $75 622
Sesame Street Live! May 11, 2024 From $48 1,216
Sesame Street Live! May 11, 2024 From $45 1,413
Ali Siddiq May 18, 2024 From $55 871