Car Parking

Due to road closures along the Pageant route on Pageant day, access to the city by car and finding car parks can be difficult.  While several car parks will remain open, access to them before and after the Pageant may be restricted.

Please note, the following prices are only available when you drive in on the day. No pre-bookings.

Suggested car parking options for the 2019 event:

$8 Parking at UPark Grote Street

Open from 5am

82 Grote Street

Enter via Grote Street next to the bus station

Alternatively, you can also park for $8 at the following UPark locations:

UPark Light Square 

Open 24 hours

22–140 Currie Street
Access via north–east corner of Light Square 

UPark Topham Mall

52–54 Waymouth Street (between Currie and Waymouth Streets)

Access via Waymouth Street opposite Bentham Street

UPark Pirie Flinders

191–207 Pirie Street

Access via Sudholz Place off Flinders Street

Please note: 

  • UPark Wyatt will be closed until 12:30pm and UPark Gawler until 1:00pm due to Christmas Pageant road closures.
  • For further information on the most convenient place to park, contact our proud Pageant supporters, the City of Adelaide on 08 8203 7203 or visit

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