On this page we have gathered helpful resources to make your visit as convenient as possible. Should you have a question about any of our services please call our box office during regular business hours.

Bar

At Washington Center presented events you will find either a full bar, or wine and beer service.

These services are only available to patrons 21 and older and some of our rental events may choose not to make this available to their guests.

Concessions

The Washington Center provides an ever changing assortment of local goodies, cookies, snacks, and treats which are available for purchase in our lobby. However, some of our rental events may choose not to offer this service.

Parking at The Washington Center

The Washington Center does not own any parking facilities, however metered city parking is free after 5PM or anytime on Saturday and Sunday.

Please follow the link below to view a full map of parking in the downtown core.

Downtown Parking Map

For your ease and convenience, we recommend arriving at least 30 minutes before your event. Our lobby is always open one hour before curtain, ensuring that you have plenty of time to arrive, park, and enjoy a pre-show snack or beverage!

Groups with accessible needs are welcome to flip on their hazard lights and drop guests off outside our front doors before parking.

Parking at The Minnaert Center

Parking is free and open to the public at the Minnaert Center for the Arts located on the Olympia campus of South Puget Sound community College.

Please follow the link below to view South Puget Sound’s online parking map. The Minneart Center is building 21, so we recommend parking in lot A, B, G, or H.

SPSCC Olympia Campus Parking Map

For your ease and convenience, we recommend arriving at least 30 minutes before your event. Our lobby is always open one hour before curtain, ensuring that you have plenty of time to arrive, park, and enjoy a pre-show snack or beverage!

Groups with accessible needs are welcome to flip on their hazard lights and drop guests off outside our front doors before parking

Restaurants

Downtown Olympia is full of delicious and ever changing eateries!

Downtown Restaurants

If you are looking for a recommendation, please feel free to give our box office or administrative office a call. We want to make your experience as memorable (and delicious) as possible!

Hotels & Lodging

Please follow this link to view a list of area hotels and lodging:

Area Hotels & Lodging