BayFest Parking and Transportation


Aloha and Welcome to BayFest!


We want to make your visit as pleasant as possible. A few precautions will help in this effort.

- Please plan to arrive well-ahead of your concert time.

- The event gates open to the public at 3:00 p.m. Friday, and Noon on Saturday and Sunday.

- Concert gates open at 5:00 p.m. nightly.

- A list of prohibited items is located on the Information page.


Base Entry

If you are driving to Marine Corps Base Hawaii (MCBH), Kaneohe Bay and do not have a military decal on your vehicle, please enter MCBH from the H-3 gate. Security personnel will direct you from the gate to a parking area. Those with pre-designated event parking passes will be routed from the left lane. To view maps of the entry and exit traffic patterns please click here. (Please visit this page again for updates to traffic and parking plans.) (The map has now been removed.)



BayFest parking is free. We will simultaneously fill various lots. To view a map of the parking areas please click here. (The map has now been removed.)



Shuttles will be running between the various parking areas, through Base Housing and to the BayFest site. See shuttle route here (The map has now been removed). The shuttles will start on Friday at 1:00 p.m. and on Saturday & Sunday at noon. They will run approximately every 30 minutes.



The City Bus system has two routes available for close access to the installation: Route #70 (which provides access onto the Base) and Route #56 (which comes near the Base to Aikahi Park). Route maps and schedules can be found at the following links:



Thank you and enjoy your visit to BayFest!