Getting Here

This year, Picklesburgh will take place on the Rachel Carson (9th Street) Bridge & riverside along the 10th Street Bypass, in Downtown Pittsburgh, PA.

Bus, Bike, & Light Rail

Getting to Downtown Pittsburgh is easy via public transit. Plan your trip using the Port Authority’s Trip Planner, or utilize POGOH Bike Share, SPIN Scooters, and the bike lane network to bike into town. Don’t forget: once you’re Downtown, the Light Rail free fare zone can get you from Downtown to the North Shore quickly and for free.

Planning on driving?

Parking is available close to the festival on both the Downtown and North Shore sides. See all parking options here. Make your arrival easier by utilizing for the real-time parking status of garages in Downtown.


With numerous options that are an easy walk to and from the festival, it’s easier than ever to make a weekend out of Picklesburgh! View a full listing of local hotels at

Road Closures

Road closures of the Rachel Carson (9th Street) Bridge and the entirety of the 10th Street Bypass will begin at 9 a.m. Wednesday, July 13, and last through the festival. The Bridge is scheduled to reopen on Monday, July 18 at 4 p.m.