Parking Information

Visitors can drive and park daily at Fort Adams. There will be a $10 parking fee from May17 – May 20. From May 14-17, the parking fee will be $20 per day; if you drive a Volvo, parking will be free, courtesy of Viti Volvo.

  • May 8-11: Free Parking
  • May 12-17: $10.00 Parking
  • May 18-20: $20.00 Parking (Drive a volvo and park for free! Courtesy of Viti Volvo)

Proceeds from parking will benefit Sail Newport's public access sailing programs!

Purchase Parking Passes Now

Purchase a parking pass early to help streamline the parking process for your visits to the Volvo Ocean Race Newport Stopover. If you know you will be attending the Race Village or and race days by vehicle, be sure to purchase one of our parking passes ASAP!

  • Sail Newport Member Price: $45.00 per car, May 12-20
  • Sail Newport Non-Member Price: $65.00 per car, May 12-20

Only daily parking passes will be available for purchase at the gate.


Anyone driving a Volvo into the park May 8-20 will get free parking courtesy of Viti Volvo

*Please note that the parking pass must remain in the car that is being used, if not visible we will have the right to charge at the gate. Also, space may be limited May 17-20 so arrive early to Fort Adams.


In Town Parking - (Rates subject to change in 2018)

RIPTA will leave from the Gateway Center every hour on the hour from 10:00am - 7pm on May 9th, 10th, 14th, 15th, 16th & 17th. ( It is a mini FLEX bus and will leave from the Red Striped Pole ). Free of charge.

Inside Fort Adams they will run a continuous route from the parking lot to the Village grounds on the same days. Also Free of charge.

Lee’s Wharf Parking Lot
$10 a day, not manned, use machine to pay with credit card, no AMEX. The day expires at midnight
Lee’s Wharf, 433 Thames St, Newport, RI (401) 849-3060

Mary St Parking Lot
Large surface lot provides residents with 3 hours free parking (with resident sticker), has public restrooms and is located downtown 1 block from the waterfront.
6 Mary St, Newport, RI 02840

Long Wharf Lot
Metered lot with 24-hour operation and 9 hour limits. It is located off of America’s Cup Ave at the Long Wharf Mall.
Wyndham Long Wharf, 5 Washington St, Newport, RI 02840

The Conference and Visitors Bureau Parking Lot
Covered garage. $24 per day, about 2 Blocks from the Ann Street Pier. You may drop your luggage with us from 2pm until boarding for your convenience.
23 America’s Cup Avenue, Newport, RI 02840, 401-845-9123

Booth Parking Inc.
138 Swinburne Row, Newport, RI, (401) 846-7275