Metropolis Performing Arts Centre



Metropolis is located in the heart of Chicago’s northwest suburbs in downtown Arlington Heights near the intersection of Campbell Street and Vail Avenue (111 W. Campbell). Get driving directions on Google Maps here.

From the City

Take 90/94 west to Arlington Heights Road. Exit there and turn right. Head north on Arlington Heights Road. In Downtown Arlington Heights, turn left onto Sigwalt Street, turn right on Vail Street, turn left on Campbell Street. Metropolis is 1/2 block down on the left.

From Highway 53

From either North or South, exit onto Euclid Ave headed East. Turn right onto Northwest Highway and go to Vail Street (right across from Downtown Arlington Heights). Turn right onto Vail street, turn right on Campbell Street. Metropolis is 1/2 block down on the left.

Public Transportation

Metropolis is located two blocks south of the Arlington Heights Station on the Union Pacific Northwest Metra Line. Walk 2 blocks south to Campbell Street.
Read about the Metra here


For official parking regulations visit the Village of Arlington Heights Website

Free parking is available on area street and in the garage behind the theatre. 

Parking regulations:

Level 1 offers free 4-hour parking from 5 a.m. - 6 p.m. and unlimited from 6 p.m. - 2 a.m.
Levels 4 & 5 offer daily fee parking from 5 a.m. - Noon and free parking from Noon - 2 a.m.

Weekend Parking (Saturday & Sunday)
Free from 5 a.m. - 2 a.m. on levels 1, 4 & 5.

Metropolis is not responsible for parking tickets.