Eureka is a remote city located on the North Coast of California in Humboldt County. Eureka is located right on scenic highway 101, about 5 hours north of San Francisco, and 7 hours south of Portland. 


  • Google Maps provides accurate directions for driving into Eureka. 


  • The Arcata/Eureka Airport provides direct flights to San Francisco, Los Angeles, Burbank, Denver, Las Vegas, Phoenix, and Reno.


  • There are a number of free and metered lots in Old Town and Downtown Eureka within a .5 mile walk of the Festival area. There is also street parking available.

  • For the Block Party, we encourage you to walk or bike to the Festival. Park in Old Town and take the Waterfront Trail, then enjoy our free Bike Valet. If you need to drive to the Block Party, limited on-site parking will be available at Halvorsen Park.