Au-Rene Theater

201 SW 5th Avenue
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312

Seating 2,658, the Au-Rene Theater is consistently ranked as one of the top ten worldwide theater venues for ticket sales by Pollstar magazine and is one of the most visited theaters in the United States.

Au-Rene Theater

Parking

Parking Lots

A&E District Garage — 101 SW 5th Avenue
$15 per vehicle. This secure, lighted 950-space parking garage is located directly across the street from the Broward Center on the corner of SW 5th Avenue and SW 2nd Street. Please note, this is a public garage and is not exclusive to Broward Center patrons. Self-pay by meter with credit/debit card or PayByPhone app. Price subject to change.

Alternate Lots

$5–$15 Pricing subject to change.

Broward County Government Garage — 151 SW 2nd Street
No cash — credit card only.

County II Parking Lot — 80 SW 1st Avenue
Cash or credit card accepted. Change is not provided.

Riverwalk Center Garage — 150 SE 2nd Street
Cash or credit card accepted.

Valet Parking

Valet service is available for most performances at $30 per vehicle. Preferred valet service is limited and costs $45 per vehicle. Preferred valet service is limited and costs $45 per vehicle. Valet parking is lcoated at the main entrance of the Broward Center adjacent to the Broward Center’s AutoNation Box Office at the top of the ramp.

Directions

From I-95 (North/South)
Take I-95 to Broward Boulevard and go east. Turn right onto SW 5th Avenue. Find the A&E Parking Garage on your immediate right. For valet service, proceed straight ahead, cross 2nd Street and continue to the top of the hill.

From Federal Highway (US 1)
Turn onto Broward Boulevard going west. Turn left onto SW 5th Avenue. Find the A&E Parking Garage on your immediate right. For valet service, proceed straight ahead, cross 2nd Street and continue to the top of the hill.

Dining

Marti’s New River Bistro

Opens two and a half hours before performance time and features a three-course prix fixe dinner menu perfect for operagoers who want to savor a relaxed dinner before the curtain rises. There’s an extensive wine list and a selection of contemporary cocktails to complement your meal. With indoor and outdoor seating, the setting of this riverfront find can’t be beat.

Intermezzo Lounge

For $40, the UHealth University of Miami Health System Intermezzo Lounge includes access to the lounge one hour before the performance and during intermission, compmlimentary soft drinks, seasonal craft and premium beer, wine, champagne, and coffee and tea (with mixed drinks and spirits available at preferred pricing), a selection of delicious hot and cold hors d’oeuvres and desserts, and access to a private outdoor veranda.