Parking and Directions
St. Cecilia Music Center is centrally located in downtown Grand Rapids, MI. On the corner of Fulton Street and Ransom Avenue, SCMC is easily accessible to most locations in Grand Rapids and the nearby communities.
SCMC’s parking lot offers 50 parking spaces on a first come, first served basis for our events. Should our lot be full when your arrive, the following options are within walking distance to St. Cecilia Music Center.
1. Park Congregational Church, 10 E Park Place NE: Entrance located directly across from the SCMC lot, Park Church charges a fee of $10 for parking. The automated machine will accept $1, $5 and $10 bills but will not provide change.
2. Grand Rapids Public Library, 111 Library St. NE: The library charges $1.10/half hour weekdays and offers free parking on the weekend.
3. GRCC Parking Ramp, 140 Bostwick Ave NE: Entrances both on Ransom St and at the corner of Bostwick Ave and Fountain St., the GRCC ramp charges $2/half hour with a $12/day maximum or a maximum charge of $6 when entering after 5pm or on the weekend. Their pay in lane machines except cash, credit and debit cards.
4. Most city meters are free after 6pm and on the weekend. Be sure to verify the schedule posted on the actual meter where you are parked to avoid fines.