2018 St. Patrick's Day Festival Motor Coach Information

The 2018 St. Patrick’s Day Festival period is Friday, March 16 through Saturday, March 17.  During the Festival, motor coaches will only have access to the western and eastern edges of the Historic District.  The Festival Zone will be off limits.  In preparation for your travels to our city via motor coach please note the following:

Any motor coach arriving during the City designated Festival Period will have to pay the motor coach festival permit fee. All festival motor coach permits can be purchased in advance of the Festival at a cost of $200 up until Thursday, March 15, 4pm. The $250 fee will apply after this time.  

The permit application can be downloaded HERE

Permit applications and payment must be submitted to the City no later than Wednesday, March 14, 4PM to receive your Festival Permit via email. Payment for advance permits will be accepted via mail (cashier’s check or money order only). A permit application and other motor coach information is attached for your convenience.    DESIGNATED MOTOR COACH PARKING LOCATIONS: Motor coaches will only be allowed to park at these designated locations:

• Hutchinson Island
• Jones Street by Tri-Centennial Park
• Diocese Building at E. Broad and E. Liberty streets
• Tri-Centennial Park Visitor Center, 303 Martin Luther King, Jr. Boulevard

Overnight parking will be prohibited.  

 • Indian Street between Fahm and Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd
 • Diocese Building at E. Broad and E. Liberty streets

Motorcoach Festival Map

Please be sure to follow the map’s exit route from Indian St. accordingly. A St. Patrick’s Day Festival motor coach parking and pick up/drop off map will be available online and upon purchase of your Festival Permit.  

Please plan accordingly and call our office at 912-525-1500 if you have any questions .