Texas Folklife Festival - VIA Metropolitan Transit

Texas Folklife Festival

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DIRECT SERVICE TO TEXAS FOLKLIFE FESTIVAL

EVENT DATE

06.08.19 | 11 AM – 11 PM

TEXAS FOLKLIFE FESTIVAL

Immersive yourself in a cultural experience, with more than 250 participating organization representing more than 40 cultural groups. Park. Ride. Celebrate. with convenient, affordable travel option to the 2019 Texas Folklife Festival Saturday June 8, at the Institute of Texan Cultures.

HOURS OF SERVICE

Enjoy direct service to the Institute of Texas Culture when you Park & Ride with VIA! Service begins at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, June 8. Return service ends at 11:30 p.m.

FARES

General | $2.50 each way
Student | $1.25 each way (must have current student ID)

Purchase tickets in advance using VIA’s goMobile app.
Tickets will also be available at any VIA Information Center. Park & Ride tokens can be purchased with cash or credit card on event day at the Park & Ride and Transit Center locations.

View current VIA rates.

PARK & RIDE LOCATIONS

Crossroads Park & Ride
151 Crossroads Blvd.

VIA’s Special Event Park & Ride Service eliminates parking fees and traffic headaches, so you can ride to the Texas Folklife Festival and celebrate from start to finish.

Additional
VIA Service

VIA Primo (100) and VIVA Centro (301) will be detoured during the event to serve the Texas Folklife Festival, from 4:30 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. Friday, June 7, 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 p.m. Saturday, June 8, and 11:30 a.m. to 7:30 a.m. Sunday, June 9, and continuing 1 hour after the event. Fare is $1.30 (.65 for students) each way.

Festival Advisory

In efforts to provide a safer environment for the public no pets are allowed onto the festival grounds, with the exception of service animals. Additionally, scooters will not be allowed into the festival.