Where:

Main Parking Area:

874 SE 4th Street
Gainesville, FL 32601

office (m-F, 8am-5pm):

1313 S. Main Street
Gainesville, FL 32601

Historic Depot Building:

201 Southeast Depot Avenue
Gainesville, FL 32601

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Directions to Depot Park:

From Downtown Gainesville

From the intersection of Main Street and University Avenue, head south on Main Street for 9 blocks until you arrive at the Depot Avenue roundabout. The entrance to the park, the one with the big metal D sculpture, is located on the southeast corner of the roundabout. Parking is available on the Depot Avenue and East 4th Street sides of the park.

FROM Campus

Head east on University Avenue and turn right onto Main Street.  Head south on Main Street for 9 blocks until you arrive at the Depot Avenue roundabout. The entrance to the park, the one with the big metal D sculpture, is located on the southeast corner of the roundabout.  Parking is available on the Depot Avenue and East 4th Street sides of the park.

From I-75

From Exit 382 on I-75, head east on SW Williston Road for about 2.75mi. Turn Left on Main Street.  In approximately 1.75mi, you will arrive at Depot Park on the right.  At the roundabout, take the first exit to head east onto Depot Avenue where you will find parking. Parking is available on the Depot Avenue and East 4th Street sides of the park.

Public Transportation:

Depot Park is across the street from the Rosa Parks RTS Downtown Station which serves as a hub for many of the RTS bus lines.  So traveling to the park by bus is easy!  You can find the latest bus schedules on the RTS website.

Parking:

In addition to Depot Park's main parking lot, street parking is available on the areas indicated in pink below.  For large special events and Friday-Sunday the old RTS parking lot is available to park in.

Park Hours:

Children’s play area: dawn to dusk
Conservation area: dawn to dusk
Park area: dawn to 11:30 p.m.

Office Hours:

Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.