935 Laguna Canyon Road, Laguna Beach, CA 92651

Directions, Parking & Trolley Info

Free Parking and Trolley Access

The Winter Express from Irvine, departs from UMass Global off the 405 and Sand Canyon Ave Exit

The Winter Express service will operate from 10am to 8pm, every 30 minutes, each day of the Winter Fantasy event, including the two Fridays. It will originate at the same location as the Summer Breeze trolley. Passengers can board the Winter Express trolley in Irvine at a free peripheral parking lot located at UMass Global, 16355 Laguna Canyon Road. There will be a drop off/pick up point at the Sawdust Festival on Laguna Canyon Road just before Frontage Road. 

Laguna Beach Trolley

Free parking is also located at Lot 16 ACT V during Winter Fantasy, with access to a free trolley that will deliver you to the festival entrance! Lot 16 is located at 1900 Laguna Canyon Road.

The Laguna Beach trolley will operate as normal between the hours of 9:30am and 7:30pm to and from Act V Lot 16 located at 1900 Laguna Canyon Rd. It will also loop around by the bus depot and past the Lot 10 paid parking lot.

Additional Parking

· Limited Metered parking is located in front of the festival on Frontage Road and along Laguna Canyon Road, priced at $2.75/hour. Meters accept quarters and credit cards.

· Additional paid public parking lots and metered parking areas are located near downtown Laguna Beach (a short walk), such as Lot 10 located at 635 Laguna Canyon Rd, Laguna Beach, CA 92651.

· Download the Laguna Beach Parking app HERE before you arrive to find available parking and pay for parking using your smart phone!

Additional parking information can be found here:


From Points North

  • Take the 5 or 405 Freeway South to Laguna Canyon Road/ Route133 South/Laguna Beach
  • Stay on Laguna Canyon Road for about 10 minutes.
  • Go through the light at Canyon Acres.
  • The Sawdust is on the left-hand side of Laguna Canyon Road BEFORE you get to downtown Laguna Beach.

From Points Inland

  • Take the 91 Freeway to the 241 Toll Road.
  • The 241 merges into the 133 Toll Road.
  • The 133 Toll Road becomes Route 133/Laguna Canyon Road.

From Points South

  • Take the 5 Freeway North to Beach Cities/Dana Point/Route 1.
  • Follow Coast Highway north through Dana Point and South Laguna.
  • In downtown Laguna Beach at Main Beach, make a right onto Broadway. In two blocks Broadway becomes Laguna Canyon Road. The Sawdust is on your right.

From the Coast

  • Take Coast highway/Route 1 into Laguna Beach.
  • In downtown Laguna Beach at Main Beach, turn inland onto Broadway. In two blocks Broadway becomes Laguna Canyon Road. The Sawdust is on your right.

Visitor Information Center

381 Forest Ave
800-877-1115 or 949-497-9229