The following directions will get you to the general area of the Petersen Events Center. See Parking or an area map for your specific destination.
From the West and Pittsburgh International Airport:
Take I-279 toward Pittsburgh, passing through the Fort Pitt Tunnel. Bear right onto I-376. Take Exit 2A (Oakland/Forbes Ave.) and merge onto Forbes Ave toward Oakland.
From the East and the Pennsylvania Turnpike:
Take Exit 57 (Pittsburgh/Monroeville) to I-376. Take Exit 3B (Oakland). Turn left on McKee Place, Semple St., Atwood St., or S. Bouquet St., and continue to Forbes Ave.
From the North:
Take I-79 South to I-279 South to Exit 8A, I-579. Take the 6th Ave exit, following signs to the Mellon Arena. Turn left on Bigelow Blvd., then right onto Herron Ave, which turns into the Robinson Street Extension.
From the South:
Take I-79 North to I-279 North, passing through the Fort Pitt Tunnel. Bear right onto I-376, then take Exit 2A (Oakland/Forbes Ave). Merge onto Forbes Ave.
Take Bigelow Blvd. to Herron Ave., and turn right. Herron Ave turns into the Robinson Street Extension.
Several parking lots are available, including one on Bigelow and Fifth, one off of the Robinson Street Extension, one on Allequippa St., and one on Terrace St.
There is an ATM in the lobby, and next to the Panthers team store.
Bag checks and clothing searches may be performed when entering.
No outside alcohol allowed in the venue. Adult beverages may be served at some events.
No bags or coolers allowed.
No professional cameras allowed.
No ticket necessary for kids under 1.
No obscene or indecent language, gestures, or clothing, and no displays of affection.
Special seating and listening devices are available. Service animals are welcome.
The Panthers Store is in the main lobby.
No food and beverages from the outside are allowed in.
Generally 1.5 hours before event time.
Guest services is on the concourse level.
Call 412.648.3078 or come to guest services.
Weapons and noisemakers are prohibited.
There are 38 restrooms located throughout the facility on all floors. All restrooms are accessible for physically disabled guests. Additionally, family restrooms are located on the concourse level behind Section 117 and on the club level behind Section 110.
The venue seats a maximum of 12,508.
Signs and banners may not be commercial or offensive.
Tours are usually available Monday - Friday, from 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Eastern. Call 412.648.3078 to schedule a tour.