If you did not pre purchase on-site parking, please note that it is SOLD OUT. Traffic on Franklin Road is recommended for participants with on-site parking only. For directions to all other parking lots please see directions below

Driving Instructions

  • From Nashville to on-site parking: Take I-65 South to the Cool Springs Blvd. (west) exit #68. Continue west until the road dead ends into Mack Hatcher Parkway. Turn right and continue to the first traffic light, Franklin Road, and turn left. Drive 1.5 miles, and The Park at Harlinsdale will be on the right. On-site parking passes are sold out.
  • From Nashville to off-site Liberty Elementary Lot: Take I-40 E/ I-65 S, keep right at the fork to continue to I-65 S, follow signs for Huntsville. Stay on I-65 S for 16.5 miles to W McEwen Drive exit #67 in Franklin. Merge onto W McEwen Drive and continue for 0.2 miles. Turn left onto Mallory Lane. Drive 0.7 miles, and turn right onto Liberty Pike. Drive 1.5 miles and Liberty Elementary School will be on your left.
  • From Nashville to off-site Ligon Field & City of Franklin: Take I-40 E/ I-65 S, keep right at the fork to continue to I-65 S, follow signs for Huntsville. Stay on I-65 S for 17 miles to exit #65 for TN-96 towards Franklin/Murfreesboro. Turn Right onto TN-96 and continue for 2.6 miles and then turn right on S Margin St.

Direct Shuttles

  • Need a ride to Pilgrimage? We’ve got you covered. We are offering daily shuttles with direct routes to the festival from surrounding locations. Avoid driving & parking, and check out the full list of shuttles available. If you can't find a station close enough to you, request a new one!

Discounted Lyft Rides

We've partnered with Lyft to offer exclusive ride discounts for the Pilgrimage Music & Cultural Festival!

  • New to Lyft?: Get $5 off two rides at http://lyft.com/i/pmcf or download the app and enter code PMCF.
  • Already Have Lyft?: Save 10% on 2 rides to or from the festival with code PILGRIMAGE17

Parking Information


  • We highly encourage eco-friendly practices – walking, biking, canoeing and carpooling! On-site parking is sold out and off-site parking is limited and will be first come first serve. View our traffic map.
  • Come early! Stay Late!
  • Download the app and take a Lyft


  • Get to in-town parking from I-65 via Murfreesboro Road (Hwy 96) and from the Northwest via Hillsboro Road (Hwy106) to downtown Franklin. Legal street parking and city owned parking garages are available for festival parking.
  • It’s just a short walk, ride or bike from the city on a dedicated pedestrian lane directly to the festival gates. Peticabs will be available on a limited basis. Pedestrian lanes are marked on the parking map below.
  • All parking codes will be strictly enforced including ticketing and towing.


  • On-site parking is SOLD OUT.


  • Near-site parking is available within walking distance. These lots are $20 per day and cash only. Cars with 3+ people park for free at our off-sites lots. Parking is limited and will be first come first serve.


  • A free canoe and kayak parking beach is available along the Harpeth River.


  • Parking for vehicles with valid ADA placards or license plates is available in the South lot.



  • Weekend parking passes are SOLD OUT.
  • Pay parking will also be available at our near-site lots until full.


  • VIP parking passes are included with the VIP passes, which will be mailed in early September, and will allow for on-site parking in the South lot.


  • Our parking map shows the pedestrian lanes from Franklin and the offsite lots. The Franklin Police Department will be on hand to help ease congestion and manage designated street closures to provide you a safe passage to and from the festival.

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September 22 and 23

The Park at Harlinsdale - Franklin, Tennessee