Central Texas Hotel
The Official Hotel for the Central Texas Show is not up yet.
Hotel information will be made available approximately 30 days prior to the event.
Location: The Palmer Events Center is located at 900 Barton Springs Rd.
Parking is available at the Palmer Parking Garage, adjacent to the facility with two entrances (from Barton Springs Road or Riverside Drive).
Cost: Parking is $7 for most events; special event rates will be as posted.
Overnight parking is not available in the Palmer parking garage.
There are dedicated parking spaces for motorcycle and scooter parking within the Palmer garage.
(Please do not park motorized vehicles on any Palmer sidewalks or in designated bicycle parking areas.)
Bicycle parking is available at bike racks located outside both the North and South entrances to the parking garage.
Over-flow parking at One Texas Center Parking Garage will be available for certain major events and over-flow parking when the Palmer Events Center Garage reaches capacity. The One Texas Center Garage is available to the public after 6:00 PM on weekdays and during the day or evening on weekends (cost: if open on a fee basis - $7.00 per car, fee paid at booths upon entering garage). The garage is located next to the Homestead Suites Hotel on the south east corner of Barton Springs Road and South First Street behind the One Texas Center building. The garage may be accessed by Haywood Avenue (off of Riverside Drive), the drive off of Barton Springs Road, or the drive off of South First Street.
Capital Metro has provided the following bus stops near Palmer Events Center. Please call Capital Metro directly with any questions regarding their routes. The may be reached at (512) 474 1200.
Bus stops near Palmer Events Center:
South 1st Street and Riverside
South 1st Street and Barton Springs Road
300 Barton Springs Road
Congress and Riverside
Congress and Barton Springs Road
Taxi Cab information:
Yellow Cab Austin (512) 452-9999
Austin Cab Company (512) 478-2222
Mobility Impaired Parking:
Mobility Impaired Parking is available in the Palmer Events Center Garage on all levels located near elevators. Beginning November 1, 2009 only the following patrons will receive complimentary garage parking: vehicles with a specialty license plate for recipients of the Air Force Cross, Distinguished Service Cross, Army Distinguished Service Cross, Navy Cross, Medal of Honor and Legion of Merit Medal; vehicles with a specialty license plate for recipients of the Purple Heart, Pearl Harbor Survivors, Prisoners of War and Disabled Veterans.
For more information or should you need to speak to a Garage Supervisor, please call (512)404-4185