992 El Capitan Theatre Tips
The weather was Freezing. I wore a sweater.
Park across the street at the mall. $2.00 with validation
Don't go on a busy Friday Night, or an opening weekend, parking gets expensive (up to $50). Especially when you can get $2 parking any other time.
I wore Halloween-y clothes. Lots of people were dressed as characters from Nightmare Before Christmas..
If you validate at the theater you get 4 hour parking in the parking garage for $2. You can't beat that in downtown Hollywood.
The Nightmare Before Christmas in 3-D With 4-D Sensory Effects
Park at the Hollywood & Highland lot. It's $2 for your first 2 hours and then the prices go a lot higher so be wary!
We ate at California Pizza Kitchen at Hollywood & Highland. Fast service and delicious food!
Make sure to park at the Hollywood and Highland parking lot and bring your parking ticket to the theater for validation. They cover up to 4 hours for only $2.
Or, add your own...
I wore a sweater, flip-flops, etc..
or, add your own...
Park at the public parking structure for El Capitan Theater - You can get your parking validated... we parked elsewhere near the theater and our parking was not recognized by the theater and we had to pay too much for it.
Park across the street at the Hollywood & Highland Center and get ticket validated at El Capitan, so convenient.
They will validate for reduced cost on parking but make sure they don't swipe your ticket too quickly or it won't work and you'll pay the full price.
Park in the underground parking under the Loews hotel at Hollywood and Highland. El Capitan validates for that lot. Open 24 hours.
The weather was chilly. I wore jeans and a sweater.
Get there early. Line gets pretty long. The line is to the left of the theatre in an alley. true story.
You have to park in the kodak theatre. Validation is provided by theatre.
Food stand closes early. Buy all you need pre show.