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Huntington Convention Center of Cleveland

300 Lakeside Avenue

Cleveland, OH 44113

Enter at 300 Lakeside Avenue

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If you already signed up online we will be sending out confirmations soon. If you need to change your audition city or time then log on to your Performer Profile.

You will enter the venue at 300 Lakeside Avenue, Cleveland. Parking information can be found below.

Please fill out the paperwork before your audition.  If anyone under 18 is coming to the audition without their parent or legal guardian, please make sure you read these special requirements.

Everyone who enters the venue will need a photo ID. It will be helpful if you also print or have your confirmation handy on your mobile device.

There will be NO outside food or drinks permitted in the Huntington Convention Center.  This is not an AGT policy, but the rules of the venue.

If you want a chance to get a Front of the Line Pass in Cleveland, sign up for the open call, but then also submit a video of your act by November 28.  We will select some acts from the videos and offer them a Front of the Line pass. Simply sign in to your Performer Profile to submit your video.  If you already submitted a video, then you don't need to do anything else.  The acts selected for a Front of the Line pass will be notified by December 5, 2016.

The Huntington Convention Center will not allow any exotic animals into their venue.  All animals that are entering the facility must be domestic, up to date on all vaccines and must remain on leashes at all times. If you are planning on auditioning with an animal, please fill out this form. 

 

Downtown Cleveland Parking Options: Located in the heart of downtown Cleveland with thousands of parking spaces within a 10-minute walk, there are a variety of parking options near the Huntington Convention Center of Cleveland and the Global Center for Health Innovation, including the Huntington Park Garage (entrances off Lakeside Avenue and West Third Street).

Additional parking options include metered street parking throughout downtown, large surface parking lots just south and west of the facility off West Third Street and West Sixth Street in the Warehouse District, and multiple parking garages along St. Clair Avenue, including the Kia Parking Center, Marriott, IMG Building, and the Galleria. Daily parking rates range from $4 to $18.

From the Southeast: Take Interstate 77 north to the East Ninth Street exit. Drive north on East Ninth Street to St. Clair Avenue and turn left (west). Drive three blocks west on St. Clair Avenue and turn right (north) on Ontario Street. Drive one block north on Ontario Street and turn right (east) on Lakeside Avenue. The entrance and pedestrian drop-off area for Huntington Convention Center of Cleveland is on the right side of Lakeside Avenue.

From the South: Take Interstate 71 north to downtown Cleveland area. Interstate 71 north will merge with Interstate 90 east. Take the East Ninth Street exit. Drive north on East Ninth Street to St. Clair Avenue and turn left (west). Drive three blocks west on St. Clair Avenue and turn right (north) on Ontario Street. Drive one block north on Ontario Street and turn right (east) on Lakeside Avenue. The entrance and pedestrian drop-off area for Huntington Convention Center of Cleveland is on the right side of Lakeside Avenue.

From Cleveland Hopkins International Airport: Take Interstate 71 north to the East Ninth Street exit. Drive north on East Ninth Street to St. Clair Avenue and turn left (west). Drive three blocks west on St. Clair Avenue and turn right (north) on Ontario Street. Drive one block north on Ontario Street and turn right (east) on Lakeside Avenue. The entrance and pedestrian drop-off area for Huntington Convention Center of Cleveland is on the right side of Lakeside Avenue.

From the East (Interstate 90 and/or Ohio Route 2): Take Interstate 90 west to downtown area and merge right onto Ohio Route 2 (Cleveland Memorial Shoreway) west. Take the East Ninth Street exit and turn left (south) on East Ninth Street. Drive south on East Ninth Street to Lakeside Avenue and turn right (west).  Drive three blocks west. The Huntington Convention Center of Cleveland is located just west of East Sixth Street, adjacent to Public Auditorium.

From the West: Take Interstate 90 east to the East Ninth Street exit. Drive north on East Ninth Street to St. Clair Avenue and turn left (west). Drive three blocks west on St. Clair Avenue and turn right (north) on Ontario Street. Drive one block north on Ontario Street and turn right (east) on Lakeside Avenue. The entrance and pedestrian drop-off area for Huntington Convention Center of Cleveland is on the right side of Lakeside Avenue.

From the West on Ohio Route 2 (Cleveland Memorial Shoreway): Take the Lakeside Avenue/West Sixth Street exit. Continue straight (east) on Lakeside Avenue through the intersection. The Huntington Convention Center of Cleveland is located two blocks east on Lakeside Avenue.

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