Parking is available around the McGrath Amphitheatre in downtown Cedar Rapids. Parking can be found in the following areas:

On-Site Parking –

NEW for 2016 concerts, on-site patron parking has been added for McGrath Amphitheatre events on festival grounds.

  • The cost is $10 per vehicle.
  • To access this parking area, please turn on to Valor Way from 8th Avenue. Signs will lead you to parking entrance.
  • Parking attendants will be onsite to assist you in directing your vehicle to open parking.
  • McGrath Amphitheatre is not responsible for theft or damage to vehicles or contents.


Street Parking
Parking is located on the following streets:

  • 1st Street SW across from the main entrance:
  • 3rd Avenue and 3rd Avenue bridge
  • Patrons are encouraged to not park on residential side streets adjacent the McGrath Amphitheatre.
  • Metered street parking is free on Saturdays, Sundays and Holidays.
  • Paid street meter parking ends at 6:30 p.m. M-F


Lot and Ramp Parking
There are several lots and ramps open to the public for parking (Parking fees may apply) – For additional questions about lot or ramp parking please contact Park Cedar Rapids at 319-365-7275

  • Surface Lot – Lot 44- Corner of 8th Avenue and 2nd Street SE
  • Parking Ramp – GTC Parking Ramp – 201 4th Ave SE
  • Parking Ramp – 3rd Avenue Parking Ramp – 333 3rd Ave SE