Parade Parking

Preferred Parking has experienced over 55 years of success. We continue to grow throughout the Carolinas and in to new markets. We are the Parking Company of the Carolinas and value our clients. Always #ParkWithPreferred

Pro Parking Tips:

  • Arrive Early to find parking! Streets will be closed off and it may take longer to find spaces to park.
  • Always bring extra clothes, scarfs, and mittens to layer with.
  • Bring Coffee!
  • Make sure your phone is charged.
  • Most Importantly- HAVE FUN!

Parking Garages Near the Parade

  • Lot 510 510 S. College Street, Digital Pay station pay per space
  • Lot 400 400 S. Tryon St., Entrance off M.L.K. Jr. Blvd and Church Street, Pay Station – Pay Per Space
  • Lot 330 330 S. Tryon St. entrance off M.L.K. Jr. Blvd and Church Street, Pay Station- Pay Per Space
  • Lot 237 237 S. Tryon St. Garage. Entrance off 3rd St.- Pay station in lobby
  • Lot 121 121 W. Trade Street Garage. Enter off trade or 4th street, Pay per Space
  • Lot 123 123 S. Church St. Enter off 4th Street or Church St, Pay at exit- Pay per Space
  • Lot 214 Hearst Tower Garage. Pay at exit
  • Lot 525 525 N. Tryon St. Enter off 9th Street. Pay Per Space

There are also many Surface Lots located across from Spectrum Center off 4th St.