Tall Ships Festival Parking


Parking & Transportation
Shuttle and Transportation Options

Free parking is available with free shuttle rides to the Festival.


Free Parking Options
Grab the shuttle from these parking lots

Please use the free quick and convenient shuttles directly to the Festival. Parking is free at the designated shuttle lots located at Strand Vista Park  and Dana Hills High School. For directions, please click here. There is no parking at the Ocean Institute or county lots in the Harbor. 


Shuttle Information
Avoid the rush-take the shuttle!

The Ocean Institute is pleased to offer our visitors a free shuttle from the satellite parking lots listed above. 

Shuttle Hours

Friday: 3:30 pm to 9:30 pm from Strand Vista Park only 

Saturday and Sunday:

Strand Vista Park 7:30 am – 8:30 pm
Dana Hills High School 9:30 am – 8:30 pm  

The last shuttle will leave the Ocean Institute lot 30 minutes after Cannon Battle Cruise Ships have returned. 

Shuttles will run continuously during the Festival hours (approximately every 30 minutes).