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Market Square Day Parking and Street Closures

Downtown Portsmouth:
95 North – Exit 7 take right on Market Street into Downtown Portsmouth.
95 South – Exit 7 take left on Market Street.

For more information regarding parking in Portsmouth, including the parking garages, go to

Foundry Garage (GPS: 100 Foundry Place)

Parking Meters:
Metered parking is enforced on Market Square Day, from 9am – 8pm.

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 5:00am through 6:00pm on MSD.

Street Closures (5am – approx. 6pm):

Congress Street
Market Street (Bow St. – the Square)
Ladd Street
Fleet Street
Chestnut Street (Congress to Porter)
Porter Street
Church Street
Pleasant Street (State St. – the Square)
Penhallow Street
Daniel Street (Chapel St. – the Square)

PLEASE NOTE: There is no Shuttle/Remote Parking

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