Discovery Park is located where the American River meets the Sacramento River. The beautiful 302-acre park is located adjacent to I-5 in downtown Sacramento. Fans will enter the festival on the north side of Discovery Park at the Garden Highway entrance or the Jibboom Street entrance from the south.


Festival parking is not available within Discovery Park during Aftershock. Camping is also not allowed. In an effort to limit the amount of vehicles around the festival, we ask you to consider the convenient transportation options outlined below.

If you do drive, Aftershock greatly encourages carpooling as much as possible. There will be a limited amount of paid parking available for fans in designated areas surrounding the park. NOTE: The festival does not manage any of these lots and parking fees are set by parking lot management. All parking is at your own risk. Aftershock asks everyone to be a “good neighbor” and be respectful of the residents living near Discovery Park and use designated parking areas only.


The most convenient way to get to Discovery Park for Aftershock is to use the convenient Park & Ride Shuttle program! Aftershock is pleased to announce the new location of the 2022 program will be at Cal Expo located at 1600 Exposition Blvd in Sacramento.  Each Park & Ride Shuttle Pass includes free parking for your vehicle at Cal Expo and a non-stop shuttle to and from the festival site.

On event days, shuttles will begin service approximately 60 minutes prior to the gate opening time. Shuttles will run continuously throughout the day with limited service between 5:30pm-8:30pm on Thursday and Sunday and 6:30pm-9:30pm on Friday and Saturday. Shuttles will run approximately 75 minutes after the end of the festival each night until. Note: Accessible shuttle services will be available at all times throughout the event for paid shuttle pass holders.

Park and ride shuttle passes are sold daily and for the weekend. Each shuttle rider needs their own pass for all rides. Buy your park and ride passes in advance to ensure your convenient ride to and from Aftershock!


buy park & Ride shuttle passes


Designated rideshare lots will be available at Aftershock for both drop off and pick up. Please follow the information on your Rideshare app and designated signage. More details to follow.

bike parking

Discovery Park is located along the Jedediah Smith Bike Trail and getting to the festival by bike is fun, convenient and encouraged! Aftershock will have a complimentary BIKE VALET located near the Jibboom Street entrance. Stay tuned for more details.