Getting There

For the safety of our guests and participants in the Pittsburgh International Jazz Festival, the following street closures will occur around the Cultural District.

Weekend Closures

The following temporary closures take place beginning at 10:00am on Friday, June 19 to midnight on Sunday, June 21, 2020:

  • Smithfield Street from 7th Avenue to Liberty Avenue
  • William Penn Place from Liberty Avenue to 7th Avenue will be open but posted no parking 24hrs

The following temporary closures take place beginning at 7:00pm on Friday, June 19 to midnight on Sunday, June 21, 2020:

  • Liberty Avenue from 10th Street to 7th Avenue

Parking and Transportation

Festival travel as convenient and comfortable as possible! For information about parking lots and garages in the Cultural District, visit This site shows real-time parking availability in over 20 downtown parking lots with parking inventory updates every 30 seconds.

Parking information is also available through Downtown Pittsburgh Partnership website:

The Cultural District is serviced by public transportation options through the Port Authority of Allegheny County. For information on Port Authority bus stops that may be affected by the street closures, please call the Port Authority Customer Service center at (412) 442-2000 or the TTY number (412) 231-7007, for the speech and hearing impaired, or visit


Jazz Festival Discounts Available

BOOK NOW! Many discounts expire May 20, 2020

Drury Plaza Hotel – Pittsburgh Downtown
745 Grant St.
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
(412) 281-2900
Click For PIJF Discounted Rate

AC Marriot

AC by Marriot Hotel Pittsburgh
1126 Smallman St
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Reservation Link


Westin Convention Center Hotel
1000 Penn Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
(412) 281-3700
Reservation Link

Additional Accommodations

Cambria Suites Pittsburgh at CONSOL Energy Center
1320 Centre Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
(412) 381-6687 or (877) 424-6423


Courtyard by Marriott Downtown
945 Penn Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
(412) 434-5551
Reservation Link


Fairmont Pittsburgh
510 Market Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
1 (412) 773-8911

Hampton Inn & Suites Pittsburgh – Downtown
1247 Smallman Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
(412) 288-4350

Hilton Garden Inn Pittsburgh Downtown
250 Forbes Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
(412) 281-5557 1-800-HILTONS
Reservation Link

Hyatt Place Pittsburgh North Shore
260 North Shore Drive
Pittsburgh, PA 15212
(412) 321-3000


Omni William Penn Hotel
530 William Penn Place
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
(412) 281-7100

Renaissance Hotel
107 Sixth Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
(412) 562-1200

Sheraton Station Square
Station Square
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
(412) 261-2000

Wyndham Grand Pittsburgh Downtown
600 Commonwealth Place
Pittsburgh, PA 15222