Getting to Life Outside

FREE shuttle service provided from key transit centers around the region, plus driving directions below!

 St. Vincent County Park is located at (7335 St Charles Rock Rd, St. Louis, MO 63133)

Important Information About Parking:

There will be no parking in St. Vincent County Park the day of the festival except for people who have current disabled license plates or a placard.

Parking is available at Incarnate Word Academy (2788 Normandy Drive, Saint Louis, MO 63121 ). The parking lot is directly west of the festival grounds and just a quick walk across a field.

Parking will also be available on the south campus of the University of Missouri St. Louis in parking lots VV, WW, TT, and OO. You can access these lots off of Natural Bridge Road. (Click here to download a map of the south campus.) It is about a 15 minute walk to the festival grounds from this parking lot. Parking attendants will be on hand to direct you to the St. Vincent Greenway.

Parking is first come, first served, so we also encourage you to take advantage of the Free Shuttles or use MetroTransit to connect to the  Life Outside Festival. Details below!

“Park & Ride” free Life Outside Shuttles:

Park and ride free round-trip shuttles will run all day from the North Hanley Station/Transit Center (4300 Hanley Road, St. Louis, MO 63134).  Shuttles between the North Hanley MetroLink Station and the Life Outside festival pickup every 15 minutes. Shuttle service starts at 9:45am and ends at 4:45pm.

Park and ride shuttles will also run throughout the day between the festival and these locations:

Shuttles will depart the transit stops at 9:15am, 10:45am, 12:15pm and 1:45pm. Shuttles will depart the Festival at 11:30am, 1pm, 2:30pm and 4pm.

Metro Transit to free Life Outside Shuttle locations
Attendees can also use Metro Transit to access all three “Life Outside Park and Ride” locations to catch the Life Outside shuttles.

Combine Metro Transit and a walk or ride on the St. Vincent Greenway
For those looking for more of a  “greenway experience,” combine Metro Transit and a walk or ride on the St. Vincent Greenway to get to the Life Outside Festival!

  • UMSL South MetroLink
    Exit the UMSL South Station and walk, ride a bike or use a wheelchair to travel .9 miles south to the festival grounds via the St. Vincent Greenway.
  • North Hanley Transit Center/MetroLink
    Park at the North Hanley Transit Center or take Metro Transit. Connect to the St. Vincent Greenway across University Place Drive at Marlin Drive.  Walk, ride or roll south along the Vincent Greenway for approximately 2.25 miles to the festival grounds in St. Vincent County Park.

Bike to Life Outside:

Want to really live life outside? Walk or bike to the festival along the beautiful St. Vincent Greenway! Bike racks will be available on site next to the Great Rivers Greenway tent, so you can park your ride and enjoy your time at the event!

Generous support for Life Outside 2019 provided by: