Oktoberfest Zinzinnati is held on 2nd and 3rd Streets, between Elm and Walnut in downtown Zinzinnati. There are many public and private parking garages downtown within walking distance of the festival site. Information subject to change. This site will continue to be updated with new information, links
Preferred Parking for Oktoberfest Zinzinnati
The Cincinnati USA Regional Chamber is not affiliated with any of preferred parking options, below. We share them as a courtesy to visitors of Oktoberfest Zinzinnati.
- 312 Elm Street Garage
312 Elm St.
- 580 Garage
580 Walnut St.
- 8451 Parking Garage
100 W. Fifth St
- All Pro Garage- Race St. Entrance
321 Race St.
- All Pro Garage- Vine St. Entrance
309 Vine St.
- Crown Plaza Garage
224 E. Fifth St.
- First Financial Garage
430 Main St.
- Fountain Square Garage
520 Vine St.
- Olympic Auto Park - Vine St. Entrance
309 Vine St.
- Olympic Auto Park - Walnut St. Entrance
309 Walnut St.
- Queen City Square Garage
340 Sycamore Street
- Scripps Center Garage
250 Third Street
Driving and Parking along the Streetcar Route
Click here for a map and station stops.
Hours of operation for parking meters are 9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. Monday through Saturday and 2:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. on Sundays.
Pricing is as follows :
- $1.25 in the southeastern area of Over-the-Rhine
- $0.75 in the southwestern and northwestern areas of Over-the-Rhine
- $2.25 on the eastern side of the Central Business District
- $1.75 in the northwestern area of the Central Business District
- $2.00 in the southwestern area of the Central Business District
Prices listed may vary during festivals and special events. Specific pricing will be displayed on each parking meter digital screen. Click here for a map.
Meters now have a pre-pay feature. If you park at a meter before enforcement hours begin, you can pay in advance with the paid hours beginning once the meter is in effect. This feature is available city-wide.
Visit CincyEZPark.com to download the free app. The app, PassportParking Mobile Pay, allows you to pay an on-street parking meter without using coins or swiping your credit card. You can make an initial payment to the meter, extend your parking session (until the maximum allowed), view all mobile parking transactions and receive a reminder 10 minutes before your parking session expires. When using this app, the parking meter will not display the time purchased or remaining. Instead, you can view the time remaining directly on your
Overnight parking is available at Fountain Square and Fountain Square South (under The Westin Hotel).
Hours & Directions