Ferguson Center for the Arts in Newport News





Ferguson Center for the Arts

Christopher Newport University
1 Avenue of the Arts
Newport News, VA 23606
Phone:  (757) 594-7448

Capacity:  1,600 

Parking:  Free parking is available in the garage adjacent to the Ferguson Center with complimentary shuttle service to take you to the lobby. 

In addition, the Ferguson Center also provides valet parking for a fee.  You can reserve this service in advance when you purchase your tickets online.

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The Ferguson Center was built under the Uniform Federal Accessibility Standards (UFAS) and meets the standards set forth in the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). It is our intent to exceed standard requirements and provide exceptional service for our patrons with disabilities.

Special Features for patrons with disabilities



Assisted Listening

Complimentary wheelchairs are available at all performances. Speak to a member of House Management upon arrival. To purchase accessible seating, contact VSO Patron Services at (757) 892-6366. Notice of special needs must be addressed at time of purchase so that we may best accommodate you.  All accessible seats are sold on a first-come, first-served basis.  Handicap Parking is available in the parking garage.

A shuttle service, via electric carts, is available at all performances to and from the parking garage.

Paid valet parking is available at most performances for all patrons. If valet parking is not available, disabled patrons may park in the drop-off circle. These services must be arranged at least 14 days prior to the performance. Contact Patron Services at (757) 594-8465.

 An FM assisted listening system, including headsets and induction loop devices, is available at performances on a first-come, first-served basis.

Speak to a member of House Management upon your arrival.