Travel & Transportation


Parking will be available on Tulane’s uptown campus during the festival. Additional information and details about parking will be available in the months leading up to the festival. 


RTA bus 57-Franklin-Freret conveniently stops steps away from the Tulane Campus. Use the RTA Plan My Trip tool or visit the website for more information.  


Free shuttle services

Free shuttle services across the uptown campus will be provided during the festival. Rideshares are encouraged through the Uber and Lyft apps. Use an easy drop off point at 6811 Freret St., New Orleans, Louisiana 70118.

ADA Parking

The university’s Interactive Campus Map shows ADA spaces (check the Parking box to view). There are two ADA parking spaces located beside the elevators on each floor of the Diboll Garage. To park in ADA spaces, you must have a state-issued placard or license plate.


Free bus rides

Shuttles will provide free round-trip rides to Family Day from a variety of locations across the New Orleans metro area. More details about free shuttle busses to the festival will be posted in the weeks leading up to the festival. 



Plenty of food options are available in and around Tulane during your time at the fest! Food trucks will be on site in addition to our main university dining centers, The Commons and the Lavin-Bernick Center. A full list of dining options around Tulane’s campus can be found here.


Festival Map

All festival venues are located in the center of Tulane University's uptown campus. The interactive campus map is available below and a printable festival map of venues is available here.


Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Visiting the Fest


A special, discounted rate will be available to festival guests at our hotel partner, the Hyatt Regency.

Please note, there will be a cutoff date in the weeks leading up to the festival for this special rate.