Parking

Directions to event parking for Albany Riverfront Park:

Parking is located in surface lots and garages along Broadway. Access concert site via the Hudson River Way Pedestrian Bridge.

From the Northway (I 87) - to I 90 East (Albany), to 787 South, Exit at Clinton Avenue. Turn left on Broadway. Surface parking lots, garages and street parking are located along Broadway and throughout downtown. Access the event via the Hudson River Way Pedestrian Bridge at Broadway and Pine Street

From the NYS Thruway - exit 23 - to 787 N - to Exit 4 for DOWNTOWN ALBANY, follow road along the river, to Clinton Avenue. Surface parking lots, garages and street parking are located along Broadway and throughout downtown. Access the event via the Hudson River Way Pedestrian Bridge at Broadway and Pine Street

Riverfront Park handicapped parking:

  1. The Columbia Street Garage which is equipped with elevators and is directly connected to the Hudson River Way
  2. Corning Preserve Parking lot (near the Riverfront Bar and Grille)
  3. EXTREMELY LIMITED (5 spots) on Quay Street near the Riverfront visitors building

Directions to event parking for Washington Park:

FROM THE SOUTH - Take the NY State Thruway to Exit 23. Proceed through the tollbooth onto 787 N for approximately 1.5 miles. Take exit 4 (Rt. 20 & 9 West) and follow the signs for Route 20 W. This will put you on Madison Ave. Go past the Empire State Plaza. You will pass the intersections of Swan Street, then Lark Street, then Willett Street. Washington Park (festival site) is ahead on your right. Parking is available on streets surrounding the park.

FROM THE NORTH - Take I-87 South to I-90 East. Proceed to Exit 6, the Arbor Hill (or Henry Johnson Blvd) Exit. Bear right towards Arbor Hill. Take this street across the viaduct to the intersection of Central Ave. Cross Central, then cross Washington Avenue. At next intersection, turn left onto State Street. Washington Park (festival site) is on your right. Parking is available on streets surrounding the park.

FROM THE EAST - Take I-90 West. Proceed to Exit 6, the Arbor Hill (or Henry Johnson Blvd) Exit. Bear right towards Arbor Hill. Take this street across the viaduct to the intersection of Central Ave. Cross Central, then cross Washington Avenue. At next intersection, turn left onto State Street. Washington Park (festival site) is on your right. Parking is available on streets surrounding the park.

FROM THE WEST - Take the NY State Thruway to Exit 24. After you pay your toll, you will go straight onto I-90 East. Proceed to Exit 6, the Arbor Hill (or Henry Johnson Blvd) Exit. Bear right towards Arbor Hill. Take this street across the viaduct to the intersection of Central Ave. Cross Central, then cross Washington Avenue. At next intersection, turn left onto State Street. Washington Park (festival site) is on your right. Parking is available on streets surrounding the park.