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St. Patrick's Day parade on March 14: shuttle and parking
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Enjoy a hassle free St. Patrick’s Day — ride the shuttle.
Shuttle takes Parade watchers from the Oglethorpe Mall to downtown (corner of Oglethorpe Avenue and Houston Street) on Friday, March 14.
$5 round trip per adult
Children under 41 inches are free. Limit two (2) free children per paying customer.

Tickets sold at Oglethorpe Mall only (no ticket sales downtown), under parking deck near J.C. Penny’s.
Round-trip tickets can be purchased March 14 only, between 7 a.m.-1 p.m.
Shuttle schedule
7:30 a.m. first trolley leaves Oglethorpe Mall
1 p.m. last trolley leaves Oglethorpe Mall
5 p.m. last trolley leaves downtown to return to the Oglethorpe Mall.
Wheelchair lift-equipped trolleys will be available
No alcohol or disorderly conducted allowed on board
All items (cooler, chairs, strollers, etc) must fit under your seat or on your lap

City garages and Visitor Center lot schedule
The following City of Savannah parking garages will be open 24 hours a day from Friday through Saturday:
• Bryan Street Garage, Bryan and Abercorn streets, (912) 652-6477
• State Street Garage, State and Abercorn streets, (912) 652-6473
• Robinson Garage, York and Montgomery streets, (912) 651-6478
• Liberty Street Garage, Liberty and Montgomery streets, (912) 644-5934
In order to guarantee monthly cardholders a parking space in these garages, parking will be limited to cardholders only until 8:30 a.m. on Friday.
Special event parking will begin Friday at 8:30 a.m. The rate in all garages will be $10 per day until Sunday.
The Liberty Street and State Street parking garages will resume normal hours, closing at 1 a.m., on Sunday and Monday.
Vehicular entry into all garages will be prohibited from midnight until 8 a.m. on Saturday.

Visitor’s Center lot
The Visitors Center Lot, located at 301 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., will be available for parking at 7 a.m. on Friday. Vehicles parking before 7 a.m. will be cited. The parking fee for Friday is $10 per vehicle.
Parking will be available at its regular rate on Saturday and Sunday.
Parking is limited for RVs and motor coaches during the festival. Beginning Thursday RVs and motor coaches will be permitted to park for the festival; the parking fee is $10 per day. Parking passes can be purchased Thursday for the weekend festival. Please see the parking attendant in the control booth at the exit gate.
If an RV/motor coach or a vehicle leaves during the festival, their parking space is not guaranteed. Please park properly to avoid being cited. Please put all trash in the trash receptacles.

Civic Center lot
The Civic Center Lot will be closed to the public Friday due to staging for the parade.

On-street parking
Parking is prohibited in the marshaling areas and on the parade route. Parking meters in these areas will be bagged the night before. Areas without meters will be appropriately barricaded. Vehicles parked in the prohibited zones will be towed beginning at 6 a.m. on parade day.
Available, on-street, metered parking will be free Saturday and Sunday.

Savannah International Trade and Convention Center Parade parking
Parking for the St. Patrick’s Day Parade will be available at the Trade and Convention Center beginning at 7 a.m. and ending at 3 p.m. on Friday. A fee of $10 will be charged which includes parking and round trip water ferry for vehicle occupants.
Patrons will board a free shuttle in the parking lot area and will be dropped off at the Savannah Belles Ferry landing/loading dock. Patrons will board the ferries, cross the Savannah River and exit directly onto River Street.
 The Trade Center Parking Lot will not admit vehicles after 3 p.m.; however, the shuttle will continue to run from ferry dock to parking until 5 p.m.
The Water Ferry will continue operations until midnight on Friday for the convenience of Trade Center and Westin guests.