Here are several options for accessing Pier 8 for TALL SHIPS® Hamilton.
Pier 8 PAID parking ($5 per car) via Dock Service Road and Catherine Street North (entrance by the H.M.C.S. Haida), limited amount.
- Eastwood Park PAID parking ($5 per car) is available with FREE bus shuttle to Pier 8.
- Bayfront Park FREE Parking with FREE bus shuttle to Pier 8.
- Pier 4 Park FREE Parking is also available and is within walking distance of Pier 8.
FREE Waterfront Shuttle Route 99
FREE Waterfront Shuttle Route 99 will be operating throughout the event from downtown Hamilton which starts on the north side of King Street West at Summers Lane. This shuttle will operate Friday, June 28, Saturday, June 29, Sunday, June 30 from 9:00 am to 12:00 am. Click here for complete schedule and map. (PDF)
Bike Valet Parking
Cycling to Pier 8? Enjoy a complimentary and secure bike valet service on-site courtesy Open Streets Hamilton. Drop your bike off, and retrieve it with a ticket when you are ready to leave. Available until 6:30pm on Friday, 6:00pm Saturday & Sunday.
The Disabled and Aged Regional Transportation System (D.A.R.T.S.) provides specialized transit in Hamilton for an accessible community employing wheelchair accessible buses and taxi services where appropriate. DARTS provides a safe, high-quality, cost-effective and customer-focused door to door transportation service.
To reserve: www.dartstransit.com or call 905-529-1717