FREE PARKING AND SHUTTLE SERVICE
Shuttle on down …. You can easily shuttle to MumFest from our free off-site parking located in the rear parking area of JCPenney at the New Bern Mall on Hwy 17 South . There will be continuous pick-up and drop-off service available every 20 minutes, beginning at 9am and concluding at 5:30pm on Saturday and 10am – 5:30pm on Sunday. The free shuttle service will drop-off and pick-up at the festival entrance located at Toyota of New Bern Broad Street and Hancock Street. This service is compliments of New Bern Parks and Recreation.
Handicap Accessible Parking is available …. Free designated handicap accessible parking is available in the New Bern Riverfront Convention Center annexed parking lot at the corner of South Front Street and Wells Fargo East Front Street. There is a pay parking lot that is designated handicap accessible in the O.Marks parking lot accessed from Hancock Street. These parking areas are restricted to vehicles with a handicap symbol on their license plate or decal hanging from the rear view mirror.
Other parking availability …. There is also street parking and pay lots that support local non-profits in the area around the festival.
Once you’re at MumFest you can take the trolley from the bus stop at Toyota of New Bern Broad Street and Hancock Street to CarolinaEast Union Point Park. With a stop near the Bud Light Beer Garden along the way!! The trolley will be running in a continuous loop from 9am – 5:30pm on Saturday and 10am – 5:30pm on Sunday. The trolley is available free of charge during MumFest.
To get to the Courtyard by Marriott, B&B’s in the 200 block of Pollock Street, Persimmons Restaurant, and/or Franklin’s Antique Mall during MumFest, there is limited vehicular access available to patrons from the intersection of South Front and Craven Streets.