Parking at the Canadian Tulip Festival

There is very limited parking at Commissioners Park, take a look below to see your options.

Accessible Parking
For those with an Accessible Parking Permit, you can park in areas marked “No Parking” on Dows Lake Road. 
The city is deeming the street as accessible parking only for the duration of the Festival. Please do not park in areas marked “No Stopping”.
Accessible Pickup & Drop-off
Dow’s Lake Pavilion roundabout is both an accessible pickup and drop-off zone, as well as a designated OC Transpo stop. Guests are welcome to wait in the Dow’s Lake Pavilion foyer for their ride to arrive.
Paid Parking Carleton University Lot P7
$12 Daily Flat Rate

855 Champagne Ave & Carling Ave.PAID LOT
371 Beech St. Parking PAID LOT

Park in the Neighbourhood

Limited street parking is available in the Glebe neighbourhood, just east of the festival site. Please follow all posted signs. ByLaw will be monitoring the area.

Take the Tulip Shuttle from Downtown

Park downtown near one of our Tulip Shuttle stops and take the shuttle both ways. Tickets are $25 per person round trip. The festival stop is at the Dow’s Lake Pavilion roundabout. Purchase here: https://grayline-ottawa.com/tulip-festival-shuttle/