Parking and Transportation
Driving Directions & Parking:
If you are coming to the festival on Friday and you are coming in from Hwy 99 please take SR4 to N/B I-5 to the Pershing Street exit and utilize arena parking. If you are coming in from the south, N/B I-5 please take the Downtown Stockton, El Dorado Street exit and if you are coming from the north, S/B I-5 please take the Fremont Street exit and utilize arena parking.
If you are coming to the festival on Saturday or Sunday and you are coming from Hwy 99 take Hwy 4 West, then take the Stanislaus Street exit and follow signs to parking. If you are coming in from the south, N/B I-5 please take the Pershing Street exit and utilize the arena parking and if you are coming from the north, S/B I-5 please take the Fremont Street exit and utilize arena parking.
Friday: Take the Fremont Street Exits to parking
Saturday and Sunday: “Take the Bus Gus” from Delta College
There is plenty of parking available…but arrive early to the festival to get the best spots. One of your best choices could be to take convenient, public transportation. See below.
Asparagus Festival Parking
Flat Surface Lot: $10.00
Visitors and Vendors can receive discounted rates at local hotels. For inquiries and hotel bookings visit Places to Stay.
From the Bay Area: Take Hwy.680 East to Hwy.580, follow Hwy 580 through Tracy where it turns into Hwy.205, then take I5 North.
From Sacramento: Take I-5 south towards Stockton. Take the Hwy 4 E exit toward Hwy 99/ Downtown Stockton.
Check out the Festival Map (PDF).
Best Address by GPS:
221 North Center Street
Stockton, Ca 95203
Dates of Service:
Saturday, April 27th & Sunday, April 28th
- Volunteers ride FREE with their Volunteer ID. The first volunteer bus leaves at 7:15 am on Saturday.
- First general public bus leaves at 9:15 (festival starts at 10am). Make sure you get there early as the buses fill up quick!
- Adults (18-59): $5.00
- Teens (under 18 and college students with proper ID): $4.00
- Seniors (60 and older) & Persons with Disabilities: $4.00
- Children 12 and under: Free, when accompanied by a fare-paying adult
You can purchase your bus passes at Delta College in the Shima 2 parking lot on Saturday and Sunday. Buy your Asparagus Festival admission and food/beverage tickets there, too! As an added bonus, Storer Transportation passengers who pre-purchase their Asparagus Festival entry tickets at Delta College get express entry into the Festival.