McIntyre Performing Arts Centre (MPAC)


McIntyre Performing Arts Centre (MPAC) @ Mohawk College
135 Fennell Ave W Hamilton, ON L9C 0E5


Seating is assigned. Please click here for seating layout overview.

The entire campus is accessible. There is a seating section on either side of the main floor that can accommodate patrons using mobility devices and companion seating. However, the Balcony does not have accessible seating

Arriving at the Theatre

A hidden artistic gem, MPAC is a truly beautiful cultural space, inspired by Toronto’s O’Keefe Centre when it was built. Its Mountain location ensures ample parking and is serviced by public transit. Bar service is available at concession stands. MPAC is located in the C-Wing. From parking lots P1, P2, P3 and the Short Term Parking lot, just enter the main C-Wing entrance into the theatre lobby. If arriving by Transit, either walk outside to the C-Wing Main Entrance, or from inside any Mohawk College Building, following the signs for the C-Wing and the McIntyre Performing Arts Centre.

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Any dropoffs should be made in the roundabout area by C-Wing entrance. Please exercise caution with all dropoffs. All parking on campus is paid. Registering for parking ONLINE in advance saves time and lineups once you arrive.


Great news! All these restaurants have free parking! All are within short drive distance of MPAC Don’t let the plazas fool you – there are some truly great culinary experiences awaiting you on Upper James!

Firth’s Celtic Pub Closest!
Owners were inspired by NYC’s pub scene, a dear Irish bartender friend and the hospitality created by both. A creative take on a wide range of pub favourites. Open from 11 am on our concert days.
543 Upper James Hamilton L9C 2Y5
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 La Spaghett Pasta House
For those in the know, they know! Yet another star on the City’s culinary scene that remains a hidden gem. Classic Italian meals with customizable artisanal pasta sauces. Gracious service in a cozy setting. Open from 4:30 pm on our concert days. Reservations are almost always required.
970 Upper James Hamilton L9C 345
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IOS Estiatorio & Wine Bar
A top-notch award winning and family-owned Greek eatery serving Mediterranean and international dishes.
26-1400 Upper James
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 La Luna Express
Legendary Hamilton Lebanese establishment features fresh and thoughtful made-to-order meals, wraps, salads and desserts in a casual setting. Open from 12 pm on concert days.
1051 Upper James Hamilton L9C 3A6
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Binh Minh Mai
Again, don’t let the setting fool you! A light-filled, no-frills space offers a stellar menu featuring pho and other traiditonal Vietnamese dishes. One of the best restaurants of of its kind in the City.  Open from 12 noon on our concert days.
740 Upper James Hamilton L9C 3A2
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Courtyard by Marriott
1224 Upper James

Courtyard by Marriott
1195 Upper James

 The Laundry Rooms
Hamilton’s newest boutique hotel in the heart of the city’s exciting Augusta dining/pub district. Large pet-friendly suites, full kitchens & more. Please note all check-in and bookings are handled online. There is no phone number
18 Augusta St., Hamilton L8N 1P6
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Staybridge Suites
Pet friendly
(905) 527-1011
20 Caroline St South

 Sheraton Hamilton Hotel
Pet Friendly
(905) 529-5515
116 King St West

Homewood Suites by Hilton
Pet Friendly
(905) 667-1200
40 Bay Street South

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