DIRECTIONS & PARKING

Cross the Bridge for Life festivities will be held at Festival Park, Riverboat Row, Newport Riverfront - the area on Newport's riverfront between the Purple People Bridge (to the left of the bridge) and the Taylor Southgate Bridge.

 

Click here to link to the Newport, KY Levee parking information page!

 

DRIVING FROM THE NORTH (COLUMBUS):

•I-71 South to I-471 South
•Newport Exit (Route 8 / Dave Cowens Drive / 
Exit 5)
•Left at stop light onto Route 8
•Follow Route 8 / Dave Cowens Drive to the 
Newport on the Levee/Aquarium parking garage.

 

•I-75 South

•Take the I-71 North / I-471 South / US-50 East 
exit from the left lane
•Newport Exit (Route 8 / Dave Cowens Drive / 
Exit 5)
•Left at stop light onto Route 8
•Follow Route 8 / Dave Cowens Drive to the 
Newport on the Levee/Aquarium parking garage.


•I-71/75 North to I-275 East / Columbus
•I-275 East to I-471 North
•Newport Exit (Route 8 / Dave Cowens Drive / 
Exit 5)
•Left at stop light onto Route 8
•Follow Route 8 / Dave Cowens Drive to the 
Newport on the Levee/Aquarium parking garage

DRIVING FROM THE EAST:

•I-275 South to I-471 North
•Newport Exit (Route 8 / Dave Cowens Drive / 
Exit 5)
•Left at stop light onto Route 8
•Follow Route 8 / Dave Cowens Drive to the 
Newport on the Levee/Aquarium parking garage.

Parking (for a fee) is available at nearby Newport on the Levee.

Free parking is also available in a reserved lot ( please check back for more information)