Right on the Detroit River in downtown Detroit, Joe Louis Arena is accessible from major freeways.
From the North:
Take I-75 South. Exit on the Lodge South (US-10). Follow that to the Jefferson/Joe Louis Arena exit.
From the South:
Take I-75 North. Exit on Rosa Parks Blvd. and make a right. This merges into Jefferson. Follow Jefferson to the Joe Louis Arena Parking Garage.
From the East:
Take I-94 West. Exit onto the Lodge South (US-10). Follow that to the Jefferson/Joe Louis Arena Exit.
From the West:
Take I-96 East. Transfer to I-75 North. Exit on Rosa Parks Blvd. and make a right. This merges into Jefferson. Follow Jefferson to the Joe Louis Arena Parking Garage.
Park in the Joe Louis Arena garage, which is attached to the arena.
You can get to Joe Louis Arena easily via the People Mover. Check station schedules.
Amateur cameras with lenses under 80mm can be used, but no flash or video recording. Cameras with detachable lenses are prohibited.
Kids 2 and under get in for free, but they can't occupy a seat. Policies can differ on family shows.
Call the box office prior to arriving to arrange accessible seating.
There are disabled parking spots in the garage, and in the Riverfront Executive Lot. The disabled entrance is on Steve Yzerman Dr.
Gates usually open 1 hour before every game.
Find guest services on the concourse level. It's behind section 101.
Contact guest services behind section 101 for lost and found, or after the event call 313.396.7444.
The following aren't allowed in the building:
There's no re-entry.
Maximum capacity is 21,666.
Security and ushers are throughout Joe Louis Arena.
There's no smoking inside, but there is a designated smoking area outside. Keep your ticket stub for re-admittance.
Box office hours are Monday through Friday from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Eastern. It's also open event days. Reach the box office 313.983.6606.
To arrange a tour call 313.396.7911.
Will call is located at the box office on the W. Jefferson side of the building.
Bring your confirmation number, the credit card used for purchase, and photo ID.