Easy, Free and Accessible Parking Announced for 78th National Folk Festival

Salisbury, MD – Parking locations and a free shuttle service have been announced for festival goers wishing to drive to the 78th National Folk Festival taking place over the weekend of September 7- 9, 2018, in downtown Salisbury. Presented FREE to the public, the Festival is a national showcase for America’s finest traditional artists, and will feature over 350 artists—musicians, dancers, craftspeople, storytellers, and other tradition bearers—with more than 35 different groups performing on the Festival’s seven stages.

“With about 1,000 parking spaces located in our downtown parking lots and garage, plus 5,000 parking spaces available at and next to the Wicomico Youth & Civic Center, we have space for everyone,” said Caroline O’Hare, local manager of the National Folk Festival

Free parking provided by the City of Salisbury include the following downtown locations:

  • Lot 35, Fitzwater St & W. Main St
  • Lot 7, Lemmon Hill Ln
  • Lot 13, W. Chestnut St
  • Lot 9, Church St
  • Lot 10, E. Church St & Poplar Hill Ave
  • Lot 5, E. Main St
  • E. Market St
  • Downtown Parking Garage

National Folk Festival Parking – https://drive.google.com/open?id=1wEksLyjXb_E1LMufwc-YuRvxesVx6plB&usp=sharing

The National Folk Festival has partnered with Shore Transit to provide free shuttle service to the Festival’s satellite parking lots located at the Wicomico Youth & Civic Center, Wicomico County Stadium, and on the parking grounds of the former Salisbury mall. Shuttles will pick-up festival goers every 10 minutes and will run in 30-minute cycles.

To learn more about festival parking, please visit https://www.nationalfolkfestival.com/.

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