MSD Map, Parking & Transportation
Our 2017 Map will be posted here in the Spring
Remote Festival Parking
Pro Portsmouth runs a Free Shuttle Bus Service from 8:00am - 4:30pm on Market Square Day.
To Remote Festival Parking - Fox Run Mall:
95 North, Exit 4 - To 4 & 16 - Take Exit 2 and follow the Festival Parking signs to the overflow lot (across lot and Mall Road)
95 South, Exit 5 - To 4 & 16 - Take Exit 2
Free shuttle service (Yellow school buses) transport you to the Festival area -
8:00am - 4:30pm.
Remote parking is available in the overflow lot (corner of Mall Road - across from Joann Fabrics).
Buses will drop off/pick up at the Hanover Street Garage Bus Stop (across from the Hilton Garden Inn) in Downtown Portsmouth.
95 North - Exit 7 take right on Market Street into Downtown Portsmouth.
95 South - Exit 7 take left on Market Street.
Metered parking is not enforced on Market Square Day, but all other parking regulations are in effect (i.e. vehicles that are not parked in clearly designated spaces will be ticketed and/or towed at the owner's expense).
Streets closed due to the Festival will be posted with regard to parking restrictions. Any vehicles parked on the streets closed as part of the Festival will be towed at the owner's expense. These streets will be closed to on-the-street parking from 4:00am through 6:00pm on Saturday, June 10th.
Parking rates for the Hanover Street Garage:
On Saturday, June 10th, rates for the Parking Garage are:
Enter the garage from 6:00am - 4:00pm = $5.00 flat rate
Street Closures (4am - approx. 7pm):
Market Street (Bow St. - the Square)
Chestnut Street (Congress to Porter)
Pleasant Street (State St. - the Square)
Daniel Street (Chapel St. - the Square)