Directions & Parking for the Festival

dhdSaline Celtic Festival is held at Mill Pond Park, West Bennett Street, Saline, Michigan; however, the parking is located in several lots around Saline and free shuttle buses run between the parking areas and the festival site continuously on Saturday. In addition, there will be paid parking ($5.00 Friday night, $10.00 Saturday) next to the park with proceeds to benefit the Friends of the Festival, and Detroit Helping Detroit.

For those using mapquest/google maps or GPS for directions, use Millpond Park. Saline, MI  48176.

Traffic and Road Conditions

Check the MDOT website to find out about road construction on your route.

Parking Lots and Shuttles:

Download a map (pdf format) with detailed directions to parking.

Important Note: Handicap parking has moved from previous years as the lot is no longer available. Please park in the designated handicap parking spots at the Saline Middle School, and utilize the free festival shuttle buses to and from the park.

Saline Middle School:
7190 N. Maple, off E. Michigan Avenue, south of intersection with Woodland Drive, Saline

Liberty School:
7265 Saline-Ann Arbor Road, south of intersection with Woodland Drive, Saline  

Saline City Parking Lots:
Henry Street (behind Mac’s Arcadia Seafood)
East McKay Street
North Ann Arbor-Saline Road

Basic Driving Directions

From the east:
I-94 West to exit 181A toward US-12/Saline. Merge onto US-12 (Michigan Ave.) and continue to Saline.

Alternate route: I-94 West to exit 177 for State St, turn south or left onto State, continue to US-12 (Michigan Ave), turn west or right and continue to Saline.

From the west:
I-94 East to exit 177 for State St, turn south or right onto State, continue to US-12 (Michigan Ave), turn west or right and continue to Saline.

From the north:
US-23 South to US-12 exit (Michigan Ave.), turn west or right and continue into Saline.

From the south:
US-23 North to US-12 exit (Michigan Ave.), turn west or left and continue into Saline.

Follow Festival signs to Parking and Shuttles.

Hotels/Lodging
Official Hotel: Holiday Inn & Suites, 3155 Boardwalk Drive, Ann Arbor, MI 48108.

Click here to make your reservations, or call 734-213-1900 and mention the
Celtic Festival.

For additional lodging and visitor information, contact the Ann Arbor Convention Visitor’s Bureau.