Event Parking

Things To Do

Downtown Schenectady is a hotspot for events, shows, shopping and dining –  Proctors, Pedestrian Jay Street, Schenectady’s Greenmarket, the State Street restaurant scene and so much more. Park Schenectady will make sure you can park closely and safely with well-lit lots and accessible parking.
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Coming to Proctors for that must-see show? No need to worry about parking! Park Schenectady offers multiple facilities within a short walking distance to Proctors. The Schenectady Municipal Parking Garage is free for many Proctors performances and the Broadway South, Clinton South (behind Proctors) and Center City lots are available for those who prefer surface parking.

Bow Tie Cinemas Movieland

Catch the latest Hollywood blockbusters at Bow Tie Cinemas Movieland (400 State Street, corner of State and Broadway). Convenient parking is located across Broadway at the Schenectady Municipal Parking Garage (entrance on Hamilton Street) and at the Center City lot (entrance on Franklin Street). To enjoy complimentary parking, please present your garage ticket to Bow Tie staff for parking validation.

Schenectady Greenmarket

Visit the market every Sunday 10am – 2pm. Located outside City Hall April-November and inside Proctors December-March. In addition to a wonderful variety of fresh fruits, vegetables and herbs, you’ll find delicious baked goods, cheeses and meats, plus crafts and music. Convenient parking is available in the Broadway South Lot (behind Proctors) and in the Schenectady Municipal Parking Garage (entrance on Hamilton Street).

VIP Parking for Proctors

Scan the QR Code above to reserve a parking spot in the VIP parking lots for a Proctors Show! This allows you to reserve and pay for parking ahead of time in the Clinton South or Broadway South parking lots for easy access next time you attend a show at Proctors! Parking is available for a daily rate of $5.00 when reserved ahead of time for a Proctors event, must be reserved at the link in advance.

Downtown Shopping

The Schenectady Municipal Parking Garage and surface lots are conveniently located near downtown’s many shopping destinations. Heading to pedestrian Jay Street? Park in the Clinton North Lot (entrance on Clinton Street) or the Center City Lot (entrance on Franklin Street), then follow the archways for a direct connection to pedestrian Jay Street. The City Hall Lot (entrance on Liberty Street) is also a short walk from pedestrian Jay Street.

Dining and Nightlife

American, Chinese, Indian, Italian, Japanese, Mexican, Moroccan… lunch and dinner options abound in downtown Schenectady! Coffee, pastries, burgers, subs, pizza, health food and more, you’ll find it here. Many establishments offer outdoor seating. Whatever you’re craving, Park Schenectady’s lots are conveniently located throughout downtown so you’re just steps away from a great dining experience.