Lila Cockrell Theater - 200 East Market St. - San Antonio, TX 78205
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Lila Cockrell Theater
The Lila Cockrell Theater (or correctly spelled Lila Cockrell Theatre) is named in honor of former San Antonio Mayor, Lila Cockrell, who served served three terms in office.. from 1975–1981 and from 1989-1991.
Lila Cockrell Theater is part of the enormous Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center complex. It's located in the northeast corner of the Convention complex which is at downtown San Antonio along the banks of the San Antonio River Walk. San Antonio, Texas attracts more than 750,000 business visitors to it's city every year for conventions, trade shows, business meetings, and exhibitions... partially due to it's astounding Tower of the Americas, which is a 750 foot tall architectural grandeur that boasts a revolving restaurant and observation deck.
Meetings South Magazine voted the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center the “Best Convention Center in the Industry” two years in a row. Wow! But when you come, you'll see why.
As stated at end of this post, your best bet for parking to visit the Lila Cockrell Theatre is the Marina Garage located at Bowie & Commerce Sr ot the adjacent Grand Hyatt parking..
Lila Cockrell Theater was originally designed to accommodate performing arts events such as drama, ballet and symphony concerts, a major 2010 renovation enhanced the facility so now it can host a large array of events: Multi-media presentations, lectures and general meetings for other large attendance convention events, as well as the concerts it originally hosted.
The theatre is now considered one of the premier San Antonio venues for the performing arts. The other venue where you will find most Broadway theater shows is at the Majestic Theater San Antonio.
Now back to the Lila Cockrell Theatre
The large elegant entrance lobby is complete with a box office, ticket drops and concession stands on all of the audience levels.
The venue seating is divided among three levels. The seats are divided as follows: The Orchestra 1355-1392, The Mezzanine – 480 and The Balcony – 447 for a total of 2,319 comfortable permanent seats. Handicapped guests and their guests have an accessible area for their seating arrangements at designated areas in the front and back of the Orchestra seating level.
Lila Cockrell Theater Address Lila Cockrell Theater 200 East Market St. San Antonio, TX 78205
Lila Cockrell Theater Directions
From the airport: Go Highway 281 South to the Durango exit. Exit on Durango and turn right on Durango to Alamo Street. Turn right on Alamo to Market Street. At Market Street turn right and proceed to the front of the Convention Center. Just before traffic light at Bowie Street, the Marina Parking Garage is on the left (just past Marriott Riverwalk) and the Grand Hyatt Parking Garage is directly to your right. The Convention Center parking lot is past Bowie Street on the left.
From Dallas/Fort Worth and Austin: Go on IH-35 South into San Antonio. Take IH 37 South (towards Corpus Christi) to the Durango exit. Exit on Durango and then turn right on Durango until you get to Alamo Street. Turn right on Alamo to Market Street. At Market Street you'll turn right and proceed to the front of the Convention Center. Just before the traffic light at Bowie Street, you'll see the Marina Parking Garage on the left (just past Marriott Riverwalk)along with the Grand Hyatt Parking Garage on the right. The Convention Center parking lot is past Bowie Street on the left.
Lila Cockrell Theater Parking:
The info below is accurate to the best of our knowledge, but please don't get upset if the pricing or hours turn out to be a little off from what's stated below.. They could change you know!
The Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center is huge and the Marina Garage is one of the closest parking facilities available to Lila Cockrell Theatre.
Marina Garage Bowie & Commerce St. Event flat rate: $10.00 Hourly: $1.00- 1st 1/2 hr., $8.00 maximum Open: 7 AM Close: Between 9 PM and 12 PM, depending on demand. Closest to Exhibit Halls C & D, Bridge Hall, Rooms 201-218, Ballroom C and the Lila Cockrell Theatre
Another good spot for Lila Cockrell Theater parking is at the adjacent Grand Hyatt San Antonio hotel.
Lila Cockrell Theater Video
As you can kinda see by this YouTube video, Lila Cockrell Theater is a fairly small San Antonio venue. A great place for a concert!