Travel Guide: Voodoo Festival

Voodoo Festival

Voodoo Festival is very easily accessible from the various mode of transportation like car, bus and train. Here is a guide to tell how to reach to Voodoo Festival.

Festival Location

City Park
New Orleans, LA 70124

The Front Gate to the festival has shifted to a new location at the Festival Grounds Reunion Shelter.


Public Transportation

If taking public transportation from downtown, take the 48-City Park/Museum streetcar on the Canal Street streetcar line. Depart the streetcar at the end of the City Park Line at Lelong/Esplanade and Carrollton Avenues and walk into City Park.

You can take the streetcar to the New Orleans Museum of Art, which is right next to the Festival. Check it out here.

Connecting service is also available with a transfer to the City Park Line from the St. Charles Streetcar Uptown or via RTA buses. To view bus routes, call the RTA Rideline at 827-RIDE (7433) or visit


Pick Up/Drop Off Area

Anyone getting dropped off or picked-up is welcome to use the Parent Cell Phone Lot. Conveniently located near the festival entrance, this parking lot is the best meeting spot for getting picked-up after Voodoo. Please note this is just a pick-up and drop-off zone, so drivers must remain in vehicles.



There is limited street parking near and around City Park. Please be aware of any signs restricting parking. Overnight parking, walking, sleeping, camping by individuals or groups is prohibited within the confines of City Park. Also, parking on the Bayou or the Neutral Ground (median) is illegal and you will be towed.