Parking and Fees: This is a Walking Pay-as-You-Go Festival
Parking fees offset Festival expenses and contribute to the programs of the Urbanna Oyster Festival Foundation.
West Side of Town: Oyster Festival Parking on the West Side Town – Route 602-Old Virginia Street: Friday parking is $10.00 and Saturday parking is $20.00. Handicapped parking is available on the West side of Town – Corner of Red Hill Drive and Old Virginia Street. All fees for handicapped parking benefit the K-9 Search & Rescue Dogs.
East Side of Town: Rosegill – Route 227 will be available for parking. $10.00 on Friday and $20.00 on Saturday. There will be areas available for handicapped parking. Shuttle(s) will be available on the East side of Town (from Molly’s Way to Exxon Gas Station). Hours: Saturday from 10:00 am to 4:30 pm. - $2.00 per person each way.
Friday, the Town of Urbanna will be Closed to All Vehicle Traffic from 5:00 PM until 9:00 PM on the West side of Town Route 602; and from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM on the East side of town Route 227/Rosegill for the Fireman’s Parade. During this time, movement of traffic within the town will be limited. Saturday, the Town of Urbanna will be Closed to ALL Vehicle Traffic from 9:00 AM until 8:00 PM for the safety of festival guests.
From Northern Virginia/Washington DC:follow I-95 South to Fredericksburg and take Hwy 17 South (through Port Royal and Tappahannock) towards Saluda. Follow event parking signs to “Official” Festival Parking on Route 602 West of Urbanna. Or follow to Route 227 East of Urbanna at Rosegill. Urbanna is about 3 hours depending on traffic.
From Richmond: follow I-64 East to Exit 220 (West Point) and continue until you come to a stoplight at Glenns, VA.and Hwy 17. Then turn left for 4 miles and follow event parking signs to “Official” Festival Parking on Route 602 West of Urbanna. Or follow to Route 227 East of Urbanna at Rosegill. Urbanna is approximately 60 miles southeast of Richmond.
From Hampton Roads: follow Hwy 17 North (across the Coleman Bridge at Yorktown – you’ll need two dollars to cross the bridge) Continue North through Gloucester towards Saluda and follow event parking signs to “Official” Festival Parking on Route 602 West of Urbanna. Or follow to Route 227 East of Urbanna at Rosegill. Urbanna is about 75 miles north.
If arriving by private aircraft: fly into the Middlesex County Airport at Hummel Field. Your safety while at the Oyster Festival is important to all of us here in Urbanna.
Please comply with the following festival safety rules: No Pets. No Private golf carts and/or ATV type vehicles within the town festival limits. No Alcoholic Beverages.
Thank You for your support of the Urbanna Oyster Festival.