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Directions / Parking


Joy Theater
1200 Canal Street
New Orleans, LA 70112


See it live without the drive
We’re excited to share that Lyft is the official rideshare partner of the Joy Theater and the easiest way to and from your favorite concerts.

Getting there
Open your Lyft app and choose the Joy Theater drop-off pin. From there, follow the signs to the entrance.

Heading out
After the show, head to the same location where you were dropped off and request a ride. Before you know it, you’ll be on the road and onto wherever the night takes you next.

New rider? Get $5 off your first 2 rides with code: THEJOY. Terms and Conditions apply.


From New Orleans International Airport
(Includes Baton Rouge, Texas and all points west of New Orleans)

  • Traveling on I-10 East follow signs to I-10 East Slidell
  • Exit 234B Poydras St/Superdome Exit. Stay in left hand lane.
  • Turn left on S. Claiborne. First light under the over-pass.
  • Stay in right lane.
  • Turn right on Canal Street.
  • Joy Theater will be on the right 5 blocks down.

From New Orleans East
(Includes Mississippi Gulf Coast, Florida and all points east of New Orleans)

  • Traveling on I-10 West follow signs to New Orleans.
  • Exit 235B Canal/Superdome Exit.
  • At the red light turn right onto Canal Street.
  • Joy Theater will be on the right 4 lights down.


Conveniently located within walking distance of the French Quarter and on the Canal Street streetcar line. There are ample parking options within the neighborhood and easy bus drop off locations. For your convenience, the Joy Theater also offers valet parking for select performances.