FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
November 20, 2020
Contact: Justin Clay
Parking Management Division
Enjoy Parking over Thanksgiving Holiday and Small Business Saturday for No Charge
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. — “The City will not charge for parking in Fayetteville’s two parking districts over the Thanksgiving Holiday and during Small Business Saturday,” said Mayor Lioneld Jordan. “City staff and I wish everyone a safe and happy Thanksgiving and encourage shoppers to support small businesses over the holiday!”
There will be no charge for parking from Thursday, November 26 through Saturday, November 28, in City parking lots or in on-street parking spaces within the Dickson Street Entertainment District and the Downtown Square Business District. City officials ask drivers to be mindful of spaces reserved for Lights of the Ozarks vendors on the Square or in marked residential parking spaces throughout the districts.
Paid parking will be reinstated at 2 p.m. in the Dickson Street district on Sunday, November 29 and at 8 a.m. on Monday, November 30, in the Square district.
To learn more about available public parking in the City of Fayetteville’s downtown and entertainment districts, please visit the City’s website.
Parking in the Dickson Street Entertainment District is free before 2 p.m. daily and uses a pay-by-space system from 2 p.m. to 2 a.m. Payment can be made at any of the kiosks located throughout the area, as well as the five (5) kiosks located in the Spring Street Parking Deck or by using the convenient pay-by-phone mobile app.
Parking in the Downtown Square Business District is enforced Monday through Friday, from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. (except on City holidays). Meters are adjacent to most of the parking spaces. Free parking for a two-hour limit is available in spaces directly on the square.