corvallis, oregon

GKC July 18-19 2015
Celebrating a quarter century of innovation and creativity

Parking & Shuttle Services

We're proud of the multi-modal transportation options in Corvallis. Whether you ride your bike, take the bus, or drive a car, we make it easy to get to and around the festival.

Parking & Shuttle Services

Free parking is available all weekend in OSU campus parking lots after 5 pm on Friday. Use the lots adjacent to Adams and 11th Street for closest access to the main entrance.

ADA drop-off is located at the main gate, and ADA parking is available at the Adams and 11th Street lot.

Riding bikes to the festival is a popular option. Take advantage of the da Vinci Days Bike Valet. Check your bike in with our friendly volunteer crew and don't worry about locking up. Bikes are also a great way to follow the Graand Kinetic Challenge racers.

Stop by the Bike Safety booth, adjacent to the Bike Valet. Hosted by Peak Sports and Cycle Solutions. Learn more about cargo bikes and bicycle commuting.

City bus service provides free rides on their regular routes. Regular hours on Saturday and 9:00 am to 5:45 pm on Sunday (last bus departs from Downtown Transit Center at 5:10 pm) Bring your bike! It rides for free too!

Bike Valet hours

  • Friday, 4:30 pm - 11:00 pm
  • Saturday, 9:30 am - 11:00 pm
  • Sunday, 9:30 am - 5:30 pm

Festival shuttles departing from the Main Gate (11th & Madison)

  • Saturday
    Film Festival Shuttle 11:30 am - 5:30 pm (travels to downtown Film venue)
    Kinetic Race Shuttle 1:30 pm - 5 pm (travels from main entrance to the kinetic race Sand Dune at the Fairgrounds)
  • Sunday
    Film Festival shuttle 11:30 am - 5:30 pm (travels to downtown Film venue and the River exit)
    Kinetic Race Shuttle 9:30 am - 3 pm (travels from main entrance to the kinetic race Mud Bog at Crystal Lake Boat Ramp)
  • Ride your bike to the festival and take advantage of the Bike Valet.
  • Hop on the City bus; service is free.
  • Ride the free shuttles around the festival. Shuttles run continuously to the Film Screenings and Graand Kinetic Challenge race venues on Saturday and Sunday.  Parking is limited at the Mud Bog; attendees are strongly encouraged to take advantage of the free shuttle.