Around the Park


Street parking is available throughout Forest Park and at nearby parking lots and garages. ADA parking is available near the South festival entrance.

Bike to LouFest!

Bike parking is located by the north festival entrance. Remember to bring your own lock.

Ride the Metro

Metro and LouFest have partnered to get you to the festival easier. Train and bus services are available to the Forest Park-DeBaliviere MetroLink Station. From there, jump on the Forest Park Trolley where you’ll get dropped off at the North main entrance.

Stay Hydrated + Keep Cool

Beat the heat under the shade tents and drink plenty of free, freshly filtered water at the Filling Stations—locations are on the festival map. And reduce your planetary impact by bringing your own empty, refillable water bottle.

Market Square

The city’s best artists and makers are here with various wares, art, threads and stylish accessories!

Store Your Stuff & Recharge

Don’t let your bags hold back your dance moves and rent a locker near the LouFest Store. That way you can securely store your items throughout the weekend. If your cell phone battery is low, you can also recharge here to stay connected.

Disability Access & Services

LouFest has special accommodations for people with disabilities. Visit the Access Center located on the festival map for more information.

Info Centers

Can’t figure out the map in this program or have any questions? Stop by the Info Centers and we’ll help you out.

Lost and Found

Visit the Info Centers to turn in or look for lost items. After LouFest, report belongings at or come by Monday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. and look for the Lost & Found sign near the Box Office. Unclaimed items will be held for 30 days and then donated to charity.

STL Sitter Tag A Kid

Register your child with a wristband at the STL Sitter Tag A Kid tent in LouKidz and ask about the Tag-A-Kid program for more details. If your little one goes rogue, we’ve got a way to connect you.

Keep Forest Park Clean

Please keep Forest Park beautiful by using the provided waste, recycling and compost bins. Special thanks to the City of St. Louis, Forest Park Forever and the St. Louis Department of Parks, Recreation & Forestry.

Music Record Shop

Relive your favorite musical moments from LouFest with a CD or vinyl at the Music Record Shop, located in Market Square. Music Record Shop is also hosting autograph signings all weekend. Check the schedule online or at the store!

Hail! Hail! Chuck Berry

A special celebration honoring the Father of Rock N’ Roll will take the Bud Light Stage on Saturday night! The Hail! Hail! Chuck Berry Commemorative Poster designed by renowned St. Louis artist Dan Zettwoch will be available exclusively in the Official Festival Store.

The Malibu Rum Beach House

Malibu Rum is bringing the beach party in 2017! From frozen cocktails served in coconut shells to a photo booth and flash tattoos, Malibu Rum has your good time covered on both floors of their double-decker beach house.

Hot Air Balloon Lifts

Want to suspend high above the #1 city park in the U.S. while your favorite band is playing? Chevy STL is presenting Hot Air Balloon rides all weekend long.

Beer Garden

The Beer Garden will be here slinging cold brews all weekend long, featuring local and regional favorites! In addition to year-round faves, sip on a few of the new seasonal offerings to kick off fall. The Beer Garden will also include interactive games and some limited seating if you want to relax.

Fizz & Folly

Did you know the first EVER cocktail party was hosted in 1917 right here in St. Louis? Come relax in the shade and celebrate the 100 year anniversary with a unique cocktail experience curated by STL Barkeep.

Zen Den

Take a break from rocking out to recharge in United HealthCare’s Zen Den, powered by St. Louis non-profit, Yoga Buzz.  Explore ways to take care of mind, body, and soul with mini-yoga classes, chair massages, water stations, sunscreen and more. The Zen Den will leave you refreshed and ready rock!

Spirit Art Exhibit

Come join TechArtista and learn about our city’s creative spirit through the lens of small scale architecture. Bridging art and technology, get up close and personal with Sculptures, Studios, and Sessions – Experience an energized St. Louis!

LouFest Store

The ONLY place to stock up on official tees, swag, posters and more! The LouFest Store is located in the center of Market Square. It’s your only one-stop-shop for all OFFICIAL LouFest commemorative gear. Snag a lineup tee and this year’s commemorative poster while you’re there.


Were you able to wrangle your little rockers to the fest? Kids 12 and under get in free with a ticketed adult! Swing by the LouKids area from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. and watch ’em dare to enjoy the festival more than you. Family-friendly activities include music, dancing, crafts, face painting and more.

Pearl Vodka Frame

St. Louis’ hometown vodka, bottled right here in the city, is proud to be back again as the official vodka partner of LouFest 2017. Cool off with a variety of Pearl Vodka cocktails, then hit up the giant Pearl frame for some pics, located mid-field.