Parking & Shuttles

Festival Location

Coffman Park
5600 Post Road
Dublin, Ohio 43017

Dublin, Ohio, USA is directly accessible by US 33/SR 161 and I-270. It is approximately a 20 minute drive from downtown Columbus, Ohio, USA.

Coffman Park is one mile from Interstate 270, Exit 17A.

Park & Shuttle

Metro Center
555 Metro Place North
Dublin, Ohio 43017

A complimentary shuttle service will run continuously from Metro Place to the Festival. (Hotels in Metro Center include the Crowne Plaza Hotel, Hilton Garden Inn, Embassy Suites, Residents Inn and Sonesta Suites.) Shuttles will begin each day one hour before the festival opens, and will continue until one hour after the festival closes. In addition to the public shuttle, several of Dublin’s 14 hotels offer complimentary hotel shuttle service to their overnight guests. These hotels include Holiday Inn Express, Courtyard by Marriott and Crowne Plaza Dublin.

Park & Walk

Complimentary general public parking is available at these locations. There is no shuttle service; these locations are a comfortable walking distance to the Festival.

Dublin Schools Administration Building –  7030 Coffman Road
1/2 mile from Festival

Dublin Coffman High School – 6780 Coffman Road
1/4 mile from Festival

5175 Emerald Parkway
1/4 mile from Festival

XPO Logistics – 5165 Emerald Parkway
1/3 mile from Festival

Coffman Grass Lot – Across from 5165 Emerald Parkway
1/4 mile from Festival

Cardinal Health – 7000 Cardinal Place
3/4 mile from Festival

Designated Drop-off & Pick-up Areas

Located 5175 Emerald Parkway. Visit an Eldorado Scioto Downs Information Tent or safety personnel to get more information about how to receive a $10 discount.

Handicap Parking

Handicap parking is located in the north parking lot of the Dublin Community Recreation Center on a first come first served basis. A limited number of complimentary wheelchairs are available at the Eldorado Scioto Downs Information Tent and in Festival Operations in the Dublin Community Recreation Center.

Motorcycle Parking

There is no parking area designated specifically for motorcycles.

Dublin Methodist Hospital Festival Bike Parking


Ride your bike to the Festival and take advantage of the bike parking provided by Dublin Methodist Hospital. Festival bike parking is located near the Southwest entrance and the corner of Coffman Road and Emerald Parkway near Dublin Coffman High School.

COTA – Central Ohio Transit Authority

COTA provides bus transportation to Metro Center, Metro Place North and South. For more information, please visit COTA website

City of Dublin & Central Ohio Safe Ride Teaming Up with Uber for This Year’s Irish Festival

(Dublin, Ohio) – The City of Dublin is partnering with the Central Ohio Safe Ride program to offer discounts on Uber rides for the Dublin Irish Festival to promote safe choices for attendees. The discounts are worth up to $10. The rides will be available with a promotional code that may be applied to a user’s Uber app for up to two trips, either to or from the festival. The code will be valid from Friday, August 4 through Monday, August 7, 2017, while supplies last.

How the free Uber ride promo codes work

  • Guests must have the Uber app
    To download the app, go to the iTunes or Google Play, and then create an Uber account
  • Enter the code in the “Promotions” section of the app
    • Friday, August 4 DIFFRI17
    • Saturday, August 5 DIFSAT17
    • Sunday, August 6 DIFSUN17
  • Request a ride to or from the event

Designated Drop-off & Pick-up Areas

  • Lot 6 – 5175 Emerald Parkway