Directions & Parking for Alabaster CityFest

FREE Parking & FREE Shuttles

Alabaster CityFest is located in Alabaster, Alabama, at 500 Warrior Drive, on the grounds of the Alabaster Municipal Park and Thompson Middle School.

The public parking areas will fill in the following order: Thompson High School, Warrior Park, Thompson High School Football Stadium, Publix.

The shuttles will begin picking up at Thompson High School at 8:45 AM, and will not begin picking up at the other locations until the High School lot is full. The next pick-up location is Warrior Park. After Warrior Park is full, then the shuttles will pick-up at Thompson High School Football Stadium. Shuttles will not pick up at Publix. Shuttle services will run until the end of the event.


Public Parking

From Montgomery AL (taking I-65 North)

  • Take Exit 238 Alabaster/Saginaw
  • Turn left on Hwy 31 N
  • At 2nd traffic light, turn left onto Hwy 119 S
  • Go approximately 2 miles to Thompson Road and turn right (next to Thompson Intermediate School)
  • For the first public parking opportunity, go approx 1/2 mile and turn left onto Warrior Drive and follow the signs.

From Birmingham AL (taking I-65 South)

  • Take Exit 238 Alabaster/Saginaw
  • Turn right on Hwy 31 N
  • At 1st traffic light, turn left onto Hwy 119 S
  • Go approximately 2 miles to Thompson Road and turn right (next to Thompson Intermediate School)
  • For the first public parking opportunity, go approx 1/2 mile and turn left onto Warrior Drive and follow the signs.

VIP Parking

From Montgomery AL (taking I-65 North)

  • Take Exit 238 Alabaster/Saginaw
  • Turn left on Hwy 31 N
  • Go to 2nd traffic light and turn left onto Hwy 119 S
  • Go approx 2 miles to Thompson Road and turn right (next to Thompson Intermediate School)
  • Turn left on Warrior Drive and follow the signs to VIP Parking

From Birmingham AL (taking I-65 South)

  • Take Exit 238 Alabaster/Saginaw
  • Turn right on Hwy 31 N
  • Go to 1st traffic light and turn left onto Hwy 119 S
  • Go approx 2 miles to Thompson Road and turn right (next to Thompson Intermediate School)
  • Turn left on Warrior Drive and follow the signs to VIP Parking

Vendor Parking

From Montgomery AL (taking I-65 North)

  • Take Exit 238 Alabaster/Saginaw
  • Turn left on Hwy 31 N
  • Go to 2nd traffic light and turn left onto Hwy 119 S
  • Approx. 3 miles, turn right onto Kent Dairy Rd
  • Approx. ½ mile, turn right into Thompson Middle School parking lot

From Birmingham AL (taking I-65 South)

  • Take Exit 238 Alabaster/Saginaw
  • Turn right on Hwy 31 N
  • Go to 1st traffic light and turn left onto Hwy 119 S
  • Approx. 3 miles, turn right onto Kent Dairy Rd
  • Approx. ½ mile, turn right into Thompson Middle School parking lot

Cruise-In Car Show Parking

From Montgomery AL (taking I-65 North)

  • Take Exit 238 Alabaster/Saginaw
  • Turn left on Hwy 31 N
  • Go to 2nd traffic light and turn left onto Hwy 119 S
  • Approx. 3 miles, turn right onto Kent Dairy Rd
  • Approx. ½ mile, pass main entrance to Thompson Middle School, take very next right (bus entrance) leading to back of school

From Birmingham AL (taking I-65 South)

  • Take Exit 238 Alabaster/Saginaw
  • Turn right on Hwy 31 N
  • Go to 1st traffic light and turn left onto Hwy 119 S
  • Approx. 3 miles, turn right onto Kent Dairy Rd
  • Approx. ½ mile, pass main entrance to Thompson Middle School, take very next right (bus entrance) leading to back of school

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