Accessibility (ADA)

The Rapides Parish Coliseum (RPC) understands that there are specific needs of guests with disabilities, as defined by the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) of 1990, and continue to make every effort to comply with State and Federal accessibility regulations to accommodate guests with disabilities. The arena has been carefully designed to meet the needs of our guests with disabilities. However, if you have comments, questions or suggestions, please contact the RPC. The Rapides Parish Coliseum offers accessible seating locations throughout the building.

 

The following is information that will assist you with purchasing accessible seats for your next experience at the RPC:

When purchasing tickets in person or by telephone for an event, inform the RPC or Ticketmaster representative that you need to purchase accessible seating. Accessible seating is available for wheelchair, as well as, limited mobility attendees. Please be specific in the type of seating that is necessary.

 

When purchasing tickets via Ticketmaster.com, please click on the “Request Accessible Tickets” icon on the event page. This will create an email that will be sent to Ticketmaster, who will then have a representative contact you directly regarding your purchase. When the transaction is complete, please verify the seating location for accuracy.

 

Accessible seating is located on the floor level, lower level, and limited availability in the suite level.  Availability may vary depending on the event.

 

Disabled Parking

Parking spaces 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.

 

Sign Interpreters

The Rapides Parish Coliseum can provide sign language interpretation for guests with hearing disabilities. Requests for this service must be received 15 business days prior to the event and be