Frequently Asked Questions


Where is the Mint located?
6010 W Pico Blvd in Mid-City—1/2 block east of S Crescent Heights Blvd.

What about COVID?  
Please see our COVID information page at COVID-19 | The Mint LA for the most up to date information.

Do you have live music every night?
Check out our CALENDAR page to see who is playing on any given night.

Where can I park?
We have valet available located directly in front of the Mint. If you choose not to do valet, you can park on Pico Blvd or Crescent Heights at any of the parking meters. The meters are coin operated and cost $1 per hour, but are free after 6pm. The black meters are a 1 hour limit, the green meters in front of the club are a 15 minute limit.

$1 validated valet parking available with proof of food and/or beverage purchase.

I’m playing tonight, where should I load in my equipment?
We have a small lot located in the back of the club that is used for musicians loading in/loading out. Plan on moving your car to street parking after loading in.

Where can I purchase tickets to your events?
Tickets can be purchased online in advance on our website or can be purchased at the door on the day of the show with cash or credit card (as long as the show is not sold out).

Do you have a box office where I can buy tickets before a show?
We do not sell hard tickets to advance shows, the only way to purchase advance tickets is to do so online on our website.

I forgot to print my tickets; can you scan them from my smartphone?
Sure, not a problem. Please have them up on your phone prior to entering the venue.

What time do doors open for a show?
Please refer to our CALENDAR page on our website as door opening times change from day to day. For set times and door open times please click on the actual date of the show on our calendar page.

What if I am on the guest list—How do I verify that my tickets will be at will call the night of the show?
Artist guest lists are usually at will call at doors time. Unfortunately we don’t have a way to verify if your tickets are at will call. We recommend you double check with your contact the day before the show to eliminate any confusion the night of the show.

I’m not on the guest list but can I get in for free?

My younger brother really wants to see the show tonight but he’s only 17 years old. Can he come to the show?
Most of our shows are 21+. However, we do sometimes have shows that are 16+ and 18+. Please check our website—go to the CALENDAR page and click on the actual date of show you are interested in—the age requirements for each show are listed here.

Can I bring my newborn baby to the Mint?
No, that’s too young. Please find a babysitter.

Is there a dress code at the Mint?
Casually nice or better is what we suggest.

Can I take pictures?
Yes, still photography and video taping solely on you iPhone / smartphone are permitted at no cost to you. There is a $75 per camera fee for videotaping with a camera (that is not a smartphone). If you are interested in having the Mint professionally record video and/or audio of an upcoming performance, please email to learn more information.

I went to a show last night and I think I left my sunglasses / scarf / sweater / drum sticks / etc. What should I do?
It happens. The best thing for you to do would be to stop by the Mint to retrieve / look for your lost item. Please refer to our CALENDAR page on our website, click on the actual date you wish to come by to see what time doors open. You may come by anytime after doors open and one of our staff members will be able to assist you.

I think I forgot to close my tab last night. Do you still have my credit card?
Yes. As long as you really did leave it with us (and not a different bar) we will still have your credit card / ID on file. Please check with the bartender when you stop by to retrieve your lost card or ID.

Who do I contact about booking a show at the Mint?
Please email us at with your information.

Who do I contact to book a private event / birthday party/ wrap party, etc?
Please email us at

My band is playing at the Mint and I have questions about load in, back line, set times etc, who do I contact?
Please email us at with these questions. Our tech specs are viewable on our website under TECH SPECS as well.


Can I eat/drink at the Mint?
Yes! We are a full-scale restaurant and bar and serve food and drink throughout all of our shows.

What are your Kitchen Hours?
The kitchen is open until at least 10:30 PM nightly, but on most nights till 11 PM.

Do you have seats at the Mint?
Yes we do. We always have booth seating available for larger parties. We usually have smaller tables lined up in front of the stage as well. Depending on the show and how much room will be needed for dancing / standing will determine how many tables are located on the floor. We also have seating at the bar which is located in the same room as the performance.

Can I reserve a table for dinner?
Yes. Please email us at to check availability and set up a reservation. If a table is available for your request, please note that your dinner reservation will be processed once your party has tickets purchased to the show. Pre-sale tickets can be purchased in advance online on our site.

Is a reservation required for seating / to have dinner?
No, if you don’t have a reservation then table seating is available on a first come, first serve basis.

What’s your seating policy?
To sit at a table or booth there is a minimum purchase requirement of either one food item OR two drinks per person. There is no minimum purchase requirement to sit at the bar.

What if I don’t drink alcohol?
Don’t worry, we’re not going to force you to drink. We have plenty of nonalcoholic beverages to choose from as well. Plus, with the purchasing minimum, you can get food items instead of drinks if you choose.

What if I’m in a wheelchair or have a disability?
We are wheelchair accessible. To ensure seating for one of our events, please email us at to check availability for table seating and to set up a reservation. We highly suggest you contact us in advance to purchasing a ticket to confirm a seat.

Can I have the best seat in the house?
The space at the Mint is intimate, so we can assure you that you’ll have a great seat no matter where you sit. Also, once you are seated at your table for your dinner reservation, the table is yours for the rest of the evening.

What if I still have questions that weren’t answered in these FAQ pages?
Please email us at