Frequently Asked Questions

Where can I park?

Lots of street parking and parking lots are available within walking distance to the Capitol Theatre. To view a map of the downtown area, please visit the Downtown Windsor BIA Map. To easily pay for your parking via your mobile device, download the City of Windsor Passport Parking app.

Where can I buy tickets?

To purchase tickets through the Capitol Theatre Box Office, please call 519-973-1238 Ext. 2 or visit us in person at 121 University Ave (Monday-Friday, 10am-5pm).

I’m planning a night out, where should I go before or after the concert?

The downtown Windsor area has an abundance of incredible bars, restaurants and cafes for you to visit! Head to the DWBIA’s website for a great overview of local eats. For even more suggestions, visit the Windsor Eats website.

Looking to spend some time enjoying what the Windsor Essex and Pelee Island area has to offer? Check out the official Tourism Windsor Essex Pelee Island 2023 Visitors Guide!

Do you hold auditions?

The Capitol Theatre does not have an in house performing group. For information about upcoming auditions in the Windsor Essex area, please refer to our Frequent Presenters page or visit the Arts Council Windsor Calls & Auditions page!

I’m looking for accommodations in the Windsor Essex County, where should I stay?

For local accommodations, please visit the DWBIA Accommodations page or check out the official Tourism Windsor Essex Pelee Island 2023 Visitors Guide!

How can I be updated about upcoming events?

To stay updated on our upcoming events, subscribe to the Capitol Theatre Newsletter!

Can I volunteer at the Capitol Theatre?

Yes! The Capitol Theatre depends on the support of many valued volunteers to facilitate events. If you’re interested in volunteering at the Capitol, please refer to our Volunteer Page for more details.

How can I book the theatre?

For information on theatre rentals and technical information, please refer to the facility rentals page.

Can I take photos and video at the theatre?

Patron photography and videography during performances at the Capitol Theatre is strictly prohibited. This rule helps protect performers and productions from copy right infringement, and encourages everyone to enjoy the show. You are welcome to take pictures before and after the show, the Capitol has lots of picture perfect backdrops. If you share them on social media don’t forget to tag @capitoltheatrewindsor!