Produced by The Jazz House Kids

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DIRECTIONS

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PLAN YOUR TRIP TO THE 12TH ANNUAL MONTCLAIR JAZZ FESTIVAL.

No Tickets Required  | Suggested Donation: $10

Beach and Lawn Chairs Welcome

Pop-Up Tents and Beach Umbrellas Prohibited

HERE ARE A FEW WAYS TO GET TO THE FESTIVAL

Bloomfield Avenue | Lackawanna Plaza to Fullerton Streets in Montclair, NJ

BIKE OR WALK

If you live in the community, leave your car at home, help us reduce our carbon footprint, parking and traffic congestion by taking your bike or walking to the Downtown Jamboree!

 

Bike Valet: MONTCLAIR JAZZ FEST is partnering with BIKE WALK MONTCLAIR to offer FREE bike valet stations to store your bike safely at both MONTCLAIR YMCA locations:

  • YMCA Main branch at 25 Park Street, off Bloomfield Ave

  • Geyer branch, 125 Glenridge Ave, near Crane Park

PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION

 

Train: From New York Penn Station and all points on the NJ Transit train line, take the Boonton Line to Bay Street.

FROM PARKWAY (SOUTHBOUND):

 

Take exit 151 toward Montclair/Nutley. Use the right 2 lanes to turn right onto Watchung Ave.  Left on Grove Street (1mile) and take Grove to Bloomfield Avenue (1.5 miles).  Festival is one block up Bloomfield Avenue from Grove Street.

FROM PARKWAY (NORTHBOUND):

 

Take exit 151 toward Montclair/Nutley. Use the right 2 lanes to turn right onto Watchung Ave.  Left on Grove Street (1mile) and take Grove to Bloomfield Avenue (1.5 miles).  Festival is one block up Bloomfield Avenue from Grove Street.

FROM ROUTE 3 W/LINCOLN TUNNEL:

Lincoln Tunnel to NJ-3 W exit toward Sports Complex/Garden State Parkway/Secaucus.  Take the Bloomfield Ave exit from NJ-3 W.  Turn left onto Bloomfield Ave. Turn right after 7-Eleven (appx 2 blocks) to continue on W. Passaic Ave/Broad Street.  After appx. 2 miles, turn left onto Grove St.  Bloomfield Avenue is 1.5 ahead and the Festival is one block up Bloomfield & Grove.

FROM ROUTE 23 SOUTH: 
 

Follow 23 S to end and use the left 2 lanes to turn left onto Bloomfield Ave.  Festival is 1.5 miles on your left.

FROM ROUTE 46:  
 

Take US-46 to Grove St in Clifton. Take the exit toward Montclair from NJ-3 E.  Follow Grove St to Lackawanna Plaza in Montclair (4.3 miles).  Festival is one block up Bloomfield Avenue from Grove Street.

NJ TRANSIT:

NJ TRANSIT: Train -- From New York City and all points on the NJ Transit train line, take the Boonton Line to Bay Street.  Lackawanna Plaza is a 10-minute walk away

 

PARKING:

 

FREE PUBLIC PARKING:
  • Lackawanna Plaza Shopping Center Lower Lot, entrance on Glenridge Ave. east of  Grove St.

 

PAID PARKING:
  • Bay St. Station Parking Deck

  • Walnut St. Station Parking Lot 

  • Crescent St. Parking Deck

  • Fullerton St. Parking Deck

  • Orange St. Parking Deck

  • Surface lot on Valley Rd. at Bloomfield Ave.

  • Surface lot on Church St. at Park St.

  • Maple Pl. Parking Lot | Bloomfield Ave. + Portland Pl.

 

Plus: street metered parking on side streets (please watch for signs and feed the meters until 7:00 PM!)

 

VIP PARKING:
  • Lackawanna Plaza Shopping Center Upper Lot, entrance on Bloomfield Ave, close to Grove St.

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