Arriving on Highway 401 from London – exit onto Highway 8 West (exit 278B) to Highway 7 eastbound, then continue on Highway 85 North to the Arthur Street/Sawmill Road roundabout. Proceed to the second exit of the roundabout and follow Arthur Street to Elmira.
Arriving on Highway 401 from Toronto – exit onto Highway 8 (exit 278) to Highway 7 eastbound, then continue on Highway 85 North to the Arthur Street/Sawmill Road roundabout. Proceed to the second exit of the roundabout and follow Arthur Street to Elmira.
Waterloo Central Railway provides trains between the St. Jacobs Farmers Market and Elmira on the day of the festival, check the schedule and book your tickets here, or phone at 1-888-899-2757.
Local Service: Grand River Transit Route 21 links Elmira to Waterloo’s Conestoga Mall. Here is the link for the bus schedule for April 6 going into Elmira : please click here for Festival Day schedule and route details.
Drop Off & Parking For Tour Buses
Please click here to download tour bus instructions.
Look for clearly marked designated parking signs as you are entering Elmira. The interactive map above shows parking and this map below shows all the parking lots as well as where stairs are to get on the wagon rides.
There is handicapped parking beside Lions Hall at the Memorial Centre and a few various locations around town.
EMSF Parking and Town Shuttle 2019 Tickets