Planetary Scientist and Astrobiologist Kevin Hand. Photo courtesy of Kevin Hand.

National Geographic Live

National Geographic Live: The Search for Life Beyond Earth

Oct 29, 2019
Oct 29, 2019
Presented By: Blumenthal Performing Arts and Discovery Place

Event Description

Directions & Parking

A special preferred parking rate of only $5* is available for our patrons in our designated garage.

7th Street Station Parking Garage
Enter on 6th or 7th Streets between N. College and N. Brevard Streets.

*The $5 rate is applicable when parked in the garage after 5pm on weekdays, Mon – Fri. If parked in the garage before 5pm, the $5 rate is void. There is no time restriction for the weekend, Sat & Sun.


  1. Pull the garage entry ticket when you arrive at the designated garage. You will need this to exit!
  2. Purchase a $5 Blumenthal exit pass at the theater or purchase in advance online. If you would rather purchase by phone, please call 704.335.1010*


  1. Insert your garage entry ticket into the yellow slot. Amount due will display on the screen.
  2. Insert your Blumenthal exit pass in the same yellow slot, with arrow pointing at slot.
  3. Gate arm will rise and screen will display “drive safely.”

*Pre-paid parking is not available day of show.

Purchase your Parking Exit Pass in Advance

Additional Ticket Information

Ticket includes access to a pre-show party at Discovery Place Science and the presentation at McGlohon Theater.

Included in the 2019-2020 National Geographic season.

Venue Information McGlohon Theater