Parking & Bus of 2019


Festival Grounds – All weekend

Parking is available, but limited at the Sportplex.

Cost is $5, cash only.

There are limited accessible parking spaces by permit only, clearly displayed on dashboard, and subject to availability.



Fergus High School – Saturday

Additional paid parking is available at the High School, 905 Scotland St, Fergus.

A complimentary People Mover will be available to drive you to/from the parking area on Saturday from  8:00 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Shuttle Bus service on Thursday!

A shuttle bus will be collecting festival visitors on Thursday at the Festival Grounds, Main Gate at 7pm, and going to the Pipes, Plaid and Pageantry Parade in Fergus. The bus will return at 11:30pm after the festivities in downtown Fergus have wrapped up.

Shuttle Bus

The FREE Shuttle Bus service is the link between Fergus, Elora and the Scottish Festival site. It is generously sponsored by Fergus BIA businesses and the friendly merchants of Fergus.

It’s a convenient way to experience all that the area has to offer during your stay from shopping and eating, to viewing the famously beautiful, natural scenic landscape.

Shuttle Bus Schedule

The shuttle bus will run continuously during the following times (PLEASE NOTE SHUTTLE BUS ENDING TIMES!!!):

  • Friday August 10th – 6:00 pm to 11:30 pm
  • Saturday August 11th – 10:00 am to 11:30 pm
  • Sunday August 12th – 10:00 am to 4:00 pm



Route #1 – Elora