Parking & Transportation
With the exception of Pleasant Street from State Street to the Square, Church Street (next to the North Church) and Parrot Avenue (from Richards to Junkins - no entry from Rogers), streets are open Downtown to vehicular traffic and parking.
(Parking on the entire length of Parrot Avenue is prohibited from noon - 9:00pm on 12/31; it is a Fireworks Safety Zone. Parking on Pleasant Street from State Street to Market Square is prohibited from 4:00pm - 1:00am)
Please note the "No Parking" signs as posted - vehicles parking in posted areas will be towed at the owner's expense.
The Parking Garage at Hanover will offer flat rate parking ($5.00) from 4:00pm - 8:00pm on Saturday, December 31st. Metered parking is in effect until 7:00pm.
We offer a free shuttle for all First Nighters - just look for the school bus that travels a loop from venue to venue for the duration of the event.
For additional parking information in Downtown Portsmouth, go to parkportsmouth.com.
For details regarding the Shuttle, location of the Remote Lot on Market Street and more, click on the logo below.