Please note that there is construction in the downtown core due to the upcoming LRT. Up-to-date road closures can be found here on the City of Kitchener's website.
There are a number of FREE parking options near the Apollo.
More than 200 free two-hour on-street parking spaces are available within a 5-10 minute walk
All City operated surface lots are FREE after 6pm Mon-Sat, and are free on Sunday. This includes:
Forsyth Lot (31 Young St.)
Queen St. N. Lot (31 Queen St. N. at Goudies Lane)
Ontario St. S. Lot (40 Ontario St. S. at Halls' Lane)
The parking lot at 45 Duke St. West (beside Jack Burger) is free weekday evenings after 5pm and on weekends
The parking lot behind Shuh Cline & Grossman at 17 Weber St. W. is free to Apollo patrons on weekday evenings after 6pm and on weekends.
Free parking at St. Andrews Presbyterian Church (corner of Queen & Weber) on evenings after 6pm & weekends (excluding Sunday mornings)
Free parking at the former Waterloo County Courthouse at 77 Queen St. North evenings after 5pm and weekends. Entrances off Queen St. and Frederick St.
Street parking on Roy St. and Ahrens St. is free after 6:00 pm
The Manulife parking lot (corner of Charles St. & Water St.) is free on evenings after 6pm and weekends (12 min. walk)
FREE PARKING ON SUNDAY & HOLIDAYS at the Duke & Ontario garage and the City Hall garage
FREE 2HR PARKING NOW AVAILABLE IN ALL OF THE FOLLOWING CITY-OWNED PARKING GARAGES:
-City Hall on Young Street
Shop or Dine at a participating business in Downtown Kitchener for your 2H FREE Parking in the Charles/Benton, Duke/Ontario or City Hall parking garages.
Here's how it works:
STEP 1: PARK in a participating city-owned parking garage. Take your parking stub with you, you'll need this at the pay machine later
STEP 2: SHOP at one of the participating retailers
STEP 3: GET your free voucher.YOU MUST OBTAIN YOUR VOUCHER FROM OUR BOX OFFICE IN ORDER TO RECEIVE FREE PARKING
STEP 4: Follow the instructions on the back of the voucher. INSERT your parking voucher when leaving the garage