Skyway to the Jacksonville Jazz Festival

Enjoy music and fun

without the stress of parking.

JTA Park-n-Ride lots serve the Skyway, which will put you within walking distance to the festival. JTA is an official event sponsor. Connexion services will be available too!

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Park-N-Ride with the Skyway

The Park-n-Ride locations allow you to park in a secure location and hop on the Skyway to enjoy the Jacksonville Jazz Festival.


Step 1


Select a Park-n-Ride location.


Step 2

Hop on the Skyway.

Step 3


Exit at Central Station and walk to the sound stage.



The JTA Skyway is a 2.5 mile long elevated monorail system that glides high above the busy streets of Downtown Jacksonville, crossing the St. Johns River to Kings Avenue Station on the Southbank. The Skyway will be operating on extending hours with free parking available at Kings Avenue Parking Garage. The first 150 people at the Kings Avenue Parking Garage will receive a prize.

Skyway Festival Hours

Thursday, May 26: Until 11 p.m.
Friday, May 27: Until Midnight
Saturday, May 28: Until Midnight
Sunday, May 29: Until 11:30 pm





Paratransit Services


JTA’s Connexion service provides destination-to-destination shared public transportation for people with disabilities who are functionally unable to use fixed-route services for all of their transportation needs, or for people who are transportation disadvantaged (TD). Service during the Jacksonville Jazz Festival:

  • Reservations daily from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., by calling (904) 265-6999. Same-day trips are not available.

  • Fare is $3.00 for ADA customers and $3.50 for TD customers.

  • Personal Care Attendants with ADA riders can ride for free. Personal Care Attendants with TD riders will pay the same fare as the customer.

Connexion PLUS

JTA’s Connexion PLUS service is an additional option for eligible Connexion customers. Connexion Plus is perfect for eligible customers who want private, same-day, door-to-door service to anywhere in Duval County. For more details about service during the Jacksonville Jazz Festival, please see the following:

  • Reservations can be made at least two hours in advance of your requested pick-up time by calling (904) 404-0848, Monday-Friday from 5:30 a.m. to 10 p.m., and weekends from 7:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.

  • When making a reservation for the festival , specify "Jacksonville Jazz Festival" as your destination. Drop-off and Pick-up for the festival will be at Bay and Hogan Street intersection.

  • Fare is $6 for trips of 15 miles or less. Add $2 per mile for trips over 15 miles.

  • Additional passengers are $4 each, while Personal Care Attendants can ride free of charge. Fares are one way and must be paid with a credit card.

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Park-n-Ride Locations

JTA’s Park-n-Ride lots are located near Skyway stations, allowing visitors to leave their vehicles behind and move around traffic-free for the Jacksonville Jazz Festival.

Kings Avenue Parking Garage
1201 Kings Avenue


 Jacksonville Jazz Festival 2022 

The 2022 Jacksonville Jazz Festival returns to downtown Jacksonville this Memorial Day weekend full of amazing artists you won't want to miss! This year's festival features the legendary Patti LaBelle, Eric Carter, Herbie Hancock and many more! 

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For more than 40 years, the Jacksonville Jazz Festival has brought music lovers together to enjoy an incredible weekend of food, drinks, community and of course music! The Piano Place will kick the festival off on Thursday, followed by 3 days of live, free entertainment on two stages along the St. Johns River for you to groove at daily.

May 26th - 29th
 2 Independent Dr., Jacksonville, FL 32202
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