FAQ

Is the Midway strictly 21 and over?

Everyone is invited to visit the Gallery and our onsite café Madam Zola’s Fortune (currently only serving during dining experience events due to pandemic-related city health restrictions). Performances in Ride and Gods & Monsters are often 21+. Please check the event listing for any age restriction.

What forms of ID are accepted?

We require a government-issued photo ID for entrance. Photocopies and birth certificates will not be accepted.

Is there a dress code?

There is no dress code.

Does The Midway accept credit cards?

We currently only accept cash. There is an ATM onsite.

Is parking available? Do you have bike storage?

There is street parking in the neighborhood. Unfortunately there are no bike rakes available inside the venue.

Is The Midway accessible via public transportation?

Yes. The T Muni metro line stops at 3rd Street & Marin Street which is two blocks from the venue. The 48 Quintara bus stops a 10-minute walk away at Pennsylvania Avenue & 25th Street. The 19 Polk bus stops a 10-minute walk away at Evans Avenue & 3rd Street. The 10 Townsend bus stops a 15-minute walk away at 25th Street & Dakota Street.

Do you have a coat check?

Yes for most events.

What am I allowed to bring to the venue?

Outside food and beverage, flow props, and weapons of any kind are not allowed, but other items are permitted. All bags will be searched on arrival.

Can I bring my dog?

Non-service animals are only permitted at our outdoor events.

Is The Midway handicap accessible?

Yes, the venue is 100% ADA accessible.

Do you sell food? Can I bring outside food and beverage?

Yes we do sell food. All dining experiences include food served by our onsite café Madam Zola’s Fortune, please visit our reservations page for a list of upcoming events. The café is otherwise closed due to pandemic-related city health restrictions, but is normally open Monday – Friday from 7:00 A.M. – 2:00 P.M. and serves breakfast and lunch, as well as during most evening events.

Please note you cannot bring outside food and beverage, but you are allowed to bring empty water bottles and hydration packs that can be refilled inside.

Do I need to arrive by a certain time for dining experiences?

You can arrive at any time after the event starts, but please note that tables are first come, first serve in each seating area (general and VIP). The earlier you arrive the better table choice you’ll have.

Does my entire dining experience group need to arrive at the same time?

Each person can arrive separately, but everyone needs to have the QR code. Each code will only scan for as many seats are at the table. For example, a QR code for a 4-person table will scan 4 times and a 6-person table will scan 6 times.

What are the Gallery hours?

Gallery hours vary based on the current exhibition. To find out the latest hours and availability please email [email protected].

What are the music performance hours?

Club hours vary by event.

Do you have a lost and found?

Email in[email protected] with the name of the event you attended and a description of the item. We’ll do our best to find it.