The Prudential Center in Newark, NJ, affectionately nicknamed "The Rock," is a multi-purpose indoor arena that is home to the New Jersey Devils hockey team as well as a frequent venue for big, headlining concerts. With so much activity taking place within the arena the parking situation outside can sometimes be a hassle with high prices and limited spaces. If you don't want to waste time circling the blocks of Newark looking for parking, read our Prudential Center parking tips below.
Parking around the Prudential Center on Devils game days or during any other event can often times be pricey, so if you are looking to save some money on parking drive towards 1042 Broad St. This lot is a bit of a walk from the arena but the $5 parking can make it worth the walk.
One of the best ways to take the stress out of parking is by purchasing parking in advance so that you have a guaranteed parking space on the day of your event. Pre-paid parking ranges from $15-$30 (plus service fee) depending on the event. Pre-paid parking spots are sold at a first-come, first-served basis so be sure to reserve a parking spot early!
Pro Tip: Don't want to deal with traffic or high parking prices around the Prudential Center? Take the NJ TRANSIT. The Prudential Center is just 2 blocks away from Newark Penn Station. Just park your car at any of the several Transit stations with large parking facilities and take the train to the PruCenter!