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Getting Here

Additional parking shuttles have been added this year!

The Irvine Global Village Festival is held at Bill Barber Park, located at 4 Civic Center Plaza, Irvine.
Note: There is no on-site parking for this event.

Public parking is not available at the event site. Free shuttle buses will be in service to transport guests to and from the Festival’s satellite parking locations at Main and Jamboree and Mike Ward Community Park - Woodbridge. Shuttles will be running from 7 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Disabled person parking will be available at the San Juan or Civic Center parking lots adjacent to Bill Barber Park.

To avoid parking congestion, guests are encouraged to carpool, bike or walk to the event.


Satellite Parking Locations

Jamboree & Main Parking Structures

FROM THE 405 FREEWAY (SOUTH BOUND):
Exit Jamboree and turn left (heading north/east towards the mountains).

FROM THE 405 FREEWAY (NORTH BOUND):
Exit Jamboree and turn right (heading north/east towards the mountains).
 
Make a right on Main, then a right on Park Plaza
Follow Park Plaza to the left, then make a right on Coronado.
The parking structure is located adjacent to the 405 freeway.


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FROM THE 5 FREEWAY (SOUTH BOUND):
Exit Jamboree and turn right (heading south/west towards the coast).

FROM THE 5 FREEWAY (NORTH BOUND):
Exit Jamboree and turn left (heading south/west towards the coast).

Make a left on Main, the a right on Park Plaza. Follow Park Plaza to the left, then make right on Coronado. Look for signs identifying parking and shuttle stop.

The Festival is 1.4 miles from this location.

Mike Ward Community Park
And Woodbridge Parking lots

FROM THE 405 FREEWAY (SOUTH BOUND):
Exit Jeffrey and turn left (heading north/east, towards the mountains).

FROM THE 405 FREEWAY (NORTH BOUND):
Exit Jeffrey and turn right (heading north/east).

Make a left on Alton then a right on Lake. Shuttle service departs from the entrance to the Lakeview Senior Center. Parking is available in the lot (turn right on Gregg Copps road) or in the High School lot (left on Meadowbrook)


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FROM THE 5 FREEWAY (SOUTH OR NORTH BOUND):
Exit Jeffrey and turn left (heading south/west).

Make a right on Alton then a right on Lake. Shuttle service departs from the entrance to the Lakeview Senior Center. Parking is available in the lot (turn right on Gregg Copps road) or in the High School lot (left on Meadowbrook)

The Festival is 2 miles from this location.

Anteater Express

Shuttle service available for UCI students and staff.


Drop off location

Drivers are encouraged to drop off guests with pets, strollers or wheelchairs on the side streets near the Irvine Civic Center (San Juan and San Leon). After dropping off members of your party, go east/south to Paseo Westpark, then proceed to either of the satellite parking locations (Woodbridge or Main & Jamboree.)


Bike to the Festival

By far the easiest way to get to the Festival is by bike. The City of Irvine has an extensive system of bike trails to get you to and from the event, and once inside, riders can safely and securely store their bikes at the Festival’s free Bike Valet area, hosted by the Bicycle Club of Irvine and the Orange County Bicycle Coalition. Use the City's Interactive Bike Map to plan your trip. Enter the destination address as "4 Civic Center". Or Click here to download the City of Irvine Bikeways Map for Global Village.

Founded in 1981, the Bicycle Club of Irvine hosts organized non-competitive, recreational and social cycling events for riders of all ages and skill levels. For more information about the Bicycle Club of Irvine, visit bikeirvine.org.


Disabled Person Parking

Disabled person parking is available at the San Juan or Civic Center parking lots adjacent the Festival. Please have the appropriate placard visible when entering the parking lot.