Directions & Parking
Coming to a Sands Steel Stage concert? Purchase two tickets to the Oasis and you’ll get a parking pass for the Sands Steel Stage parking lot right next to the venue, plus access to the venue’s only full-service bar and air-conditioned restrooms.
Martin Tower Lot, 1170 8th Ave, Bethlehem, PA 18018
Service starting at:
- Friday, August 5: 5 – 11:00pm
- Saturday, August 6 – Sunday, August 14: 11:30am – 11:00pm
- Shuttles will drop off at Shuttleplatz North
iQor Lot, 240 Emery St. (Lehigh Valley Industrial Park, off Rte. 412)
Service starting at:
- Monday–Friday: 5 pm
- Saturday & Sunday: 11:30 am
- Shuttles will drop off at Shuttleplatz South
After 11:30 pm, service from the South Side Shuttleplatz to North Side Satellite Lot and iQor lots will continue until a half hour after the end time of the last performance. This service will operate as a loop to both parking lots.
Parking is free. Shuttle cost is $4 per adult (13 & over); $2 per child age 6-12 when accompanied by an adult; and free for children 5 & under. The price includes same-day access to the North South Transfer Shuttles. Guests wishing to enjoy Musikfest prior to 5 pm on Monday-Friday should utilize the North Side Satellite Lot.
Reminder: The Main Street Ramp off Route 378 North is closed to all vehicle and pedestrian traffic during Musikfest hours (11:30 a.m.-11:30 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays; 3-11:30 p.m. Monday-Friday). Guests walking to the festival via 378 North can easily access the Musikfest grounds by taking the stairway off the Hill to Hill Bridge just south of the Main Street Ramp.
North South Transfer
Please Note: The New Street Bridge connecting North and South Bethlehem is under construction. When using the North South Transfer to travel between the two sides of the festival, we recommend that you leave extra time to get to your destination.
- Transports guests from the North Side to the South Side and vice versa.
- Shuttles drop off and pick up at Shuttleplatz locations on the North and the South Sides of Musikfest.
- ArtsQuest Members ride free with their ArtsQuest Membership Cards.
- Volunteers ride free with their volunteer t-shirt and pin.
- Cost is $3 per adult (13 & over); children under 12 are free.
- Hours of Operation:
- Aug. 5: 4-11:30 pm
- Aug. 6-14: noon–11:30 pm
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When you’re ready to head home, you’ll be able to locate your driver at both the north and south entrances of the festival.
NorthSide pick up location: Intersection of Spring and Conestoga Sts. | View Map
SouthSide pick up location: Intersection of Second St. and Founder’s Way | View Map
Parking for Persons with Disabilities
North Side/Historic District
Limited parking for persons with disabilities is available along Conestoga Street, adjacent to Wells Fargo Festplatz, and Lehigh Street, in front of the Wooden Match. Both City of Bethlehem Parking Garages (Walnut Street and North Street Parking Garages) also offer parking for persons with disabilities.
At SteelStacks, limited parking is available at the parking lots on Second Street, across from the Sands Steel Stage. Persons with disabilities may also be dropped off at the corner of Second Street and Founders Way, near the ArtsQuest Center.
All Musikfest stages are accessible to persons with disabilities and offer areas for ADA seating. The Sands Steel Stage offers ADA seating at the venue’s soundboard; tickets for this section may be purchased by contacting the ArtsQuest Box Office at 610-332-3378.
LANTA Buses & Bus Stops
LANTA runs additional service for Musikfest Aug. 5-14. A loop shuttle operates between North and South Bethlehem, and select routes offer additional later trips or serve additional locations. The event shuttle bus, which is accessible for people with disabilities, serves the Broad and Guetter Transit Center, the Musikfest Shuttleplatz stop adjacent to Plaza Tropical on Lehigh Street, and Shuttleplatz South at SteelStacks.
The event loop shuttle will operate during the following hours:
Monday-Friday, 4 to 11:30 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday, noon to 11:30 p.m.
All LANTA bus stops at Musikfest are accessible for people with disabilities. For schedules and more information on LANTA services visit www.lantabus.com/musikfest
For questions and more information, please contact us at 610-332-1300!