Rapides Parish Coliseum is located in the heart of Louisiana in Alexandria right off HWY 28 West (Coliseum Boulevard)

5600 Coliseum Boulevard
Alexandria, LA 71303

Directions to the Coliseum

From I-49 North

Merge onto US-71 N/MacAuthur Drive via EXIT 80
Enter next roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto US-71 N/US-165 N/MacArthur Dr.
US-71 N/US-165 N/MacArthur Drive becomes Coliseum Blvd/LA-28
5600 Coliseum Blvd, Alexandria, LA 71303 is on the right.

From I-49 South

Merge onto I-49 S via the ramp on the left toward Alexandria
Merge onto US-71 S/US-165 S via Exit 86 toward MacArthur Drive
Turn slight right onto LA-28/Coliseum Blvd
5600 Coliseum Blvd, Alexandria, LA 71303 is on the right.

Coliseum Seating Chart

coliseum map


Parking is available around the Coliseum and easily accessible. Doors will be opened at 8:30 a.m. 

Parking for disabled guests are located in multiple areas of the RPC parking lot, as well as the DMV, Health Unit, and surrounding building parking lots.

Accessible parking is available on a first come, first serve basis. The vehicle must display a disabled parking placard or license plate. 


Bag/Purse Policy

Guests will be able to carry the following style and size bag, package, or container into the venue:

  • Bags that are clear plastic, vinyl, or PVS and do not exceed 12"x6"x12".
  • One-gallon clear plastic freezer bag (Ziploc bag or similar).
  • Small clutch bags, approximately the size of a hand, with or without a handle or strap can be taken into the venue with one of the clear plastic bag.
  • An exception will be made for medically necessary items after proper inspection.

No outside food or beverage permitted in bags or within the venue.

Lodging Information

In need of lodging? Please visit the Alexandria/Pineville Visitors Bureau for available lodging options. Select "STAY" at the top of the website to view a listing of available hotels, bed/breakfast, etc.