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Saturday, June 25, 2016
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Riverfest parking



The city’s downtown on-street parking will be free starting at 5 p.m. on Friday, October 4 and all day on Saturday, October 5 for Riverfest activities. Enforcement for metered and time-limited spaces will be suspended from Ann to Red Cross streets and from Water to 4th streets. On-street parking is always free on Sundays. 

The upper level of the Water Street parking facility will be COMPLETELY CLOSED to vehicles as well as pedestrians for the entire weekend. The lower level will operate as normal.

The 2nd Street and Market Street decks will charge a $7 entry fee on Saturday and Sunday. Visa, MasterCard, Discover and Diner’s Club are accepted.

The city’s surface parking lots located at 2nd & Market Streets and 2nd & Church’s Alley will operate as normal. Visitors pay at the pay station located on the lot.

Private lots and decks
Several privately-owned and operated parking lots and decks are operated within the city, and many of these lots are not free to the general public. The city has taken every measure to make sure that the lots are adequately marked with signage, so be aware before you park.
A recap of city parking this weekend:

Riverfest    Friday   Saturday & Sunday
On-street parking    Free after 5 p.m.
No time limit 
  Free all day
No time limit 
Market & 2nd St. decks    Normal operation    $7 event parking fee 
2nd St. Lot    Normal operation    Normal operation 
Hannah Block Lot    Normal operation    Normal operation 
Water St. facility    Lower lot: normal operation; upper deck closed   Lower lot: normal operation; upper deck closed
      Look for the "Lots More" signs to know that you are parking in a city facility! 

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