Venue & Parking

Parking & Transportation

The show opens early for sponsors, patrons and special guests with parking available directly at ArtCenter’s Hillside Campus. Anyone arriving without a special parking pass will be redirected to our off-campus location.

ArtCenter will provide free parking and shuttle service to-and-from the Rose Bowl (Lot I, near Kidspace Children's Museum) for general Car Classic attendees. On campus parking can be purchased for an additional fee.

ArtCenter Extension Kids faculty and students will receive a parking pass to park in the North Lot at Hillside Campus as directed by Security. Limited parking will also be available in the North Lot to degree program students and faculty who need access to campus resources.

All volunteers and event staff will receive special parking information before the event.

Please call 626 396-2304 if you have any questions.


ArtCenter Hillside Campus (event location, reserved parking only)
1700 Lida Street
Pasadena, CA 91103

Rose Bowl (complimentary parking and shuttle service)
1001 Rose Bowl Drive
Pasadena, CA 91103


ArtCenter College of Design is located in Pasadena, California, just 10 miles from downtown Los Angeles. The College benefits from its close proximity to more than 20 advanced automotive design studios throughout Southern California, as well as companies leading the emerging fields of new mobility and alternative energies.

In addition to a world-renowned undergraduate Transportation Design program, and a new Graduate Transportation Systems and Design program, ArtCenter offers a wide array of industrial design and visual and communication arts programs for creative individuals who want to make a difference by offering innovative perspectives and solutions to real-world issues.

Situated on 175 wooded acres, ArtCenter’s Hillside Campus provides burgeoning artists and designers with a variety of resources and technologies. The main building is a dramatic modernist steel-and-glass structure spanning an arroyo in the San Rafael Hills just above the Rose Bowl. Designed by Craig Ellwood Associates, it has been designated a local historic landmark by the City of Pasadena.