Directions / Parking

Overview

Columbus is the capital of Ohio, located in the center of the state, halfway between Cleveland and Cincinnati at the intersection of I-70 and 1-71. The Jazz & Rib Fest is located on the downtown Columbus riverfront along the city’s revitalized Scioto Mile in Bicentennial, Genoa and West Bank Parks. Convenient parking is located throughout downtown Columbus along Belle Street, Rich Street and Main Street.

From North

Head south on I-71 and take the Broad Street exit and turn right at the traffic signal. Head West on Broad Street, passing the Ohio State House on your left. Turn left onto Front Street, heading South. Turn onto Rich Street for parking. Or continue South on Front Street and turn onto Main Street for parking.
To access Belle Street, Head south on I-71 and take the Broad Street exit and turn right at the traffic signal. Head West on Broad Street, crossing over the Broad Street Bridge. Turn left onto Belle Street. Surface lots are available in the area.

From South

Head north on I-71 to the Downtown / Front Street exit. Turn left onto Front Street, heading North. Turn onto Main Street for parking, or continue North and turn onto Rich Street for parking.
To access Belle Street, head North on I-71 to the Downtown / Front Street exit. Turn left onto Front Street, heading North. Turn left onto Broad Street, heading West. Turn onto Belle Street. Surface lots are available in the area.

From East

Head west on I-70 and take exit 101B toward Downtown. Continue straight on Mound Street, heading West. Turn right onto Front Street, heading North. Turn on Main Street for parking, or continue North and Turn on Rich Street for parking.
To access Belle Street, head West on I-70 and take exit 101B toward Downtown. Continue straight on Mound Street, heading West. Turn right onto Front Street, heading North. Turn left onto Broad Street, heading West. Turn left onto Belle Street. Surface lots are available in the area.

From West

Head east on I-70 to the Downtown / Front Street exit. Turn left onto Front Street, heading North. Turn onto Main Street for parking, or continue North and turn onto Rich Street for parking.
To access Belle Street, head east on I-70 to the Downtown / Front Street exit. Turn left onto Front Street, heading North. Turn left onto Broad Street, heading West. Turn onto Belle Street. Surface lots are available in the area.

Reserved/Prepaid Parking

Purchase prepaid parking online to guarantee a space near the Scioto Mile .
Visit SciotoMile.com/parking for location information and ParkMe.com to guarantee your space.

Handicapped Parking

Coming soon!

Public Transit

For local bus routes and information please visit COTA (Central Ohio Transit Authority).