Preparing for the Market

Everything you need to know to prepare for your trip to the Market.

Parking + Meter Information

Old Market:

Know where to park? Get to know parking. Downtown parking is now easier to find and use.ParkItattheMarket


Selecting a parking space in a surface lot or parking garage is convenient and cost-effective.

+ SP+ Parking Lot: 519 S. 11th Street (right next to market), open daily, $10.50 flat fee

+ City Parking Garage: 1011 Jackson Street (lower level), $1/hour

+ Landmark Garage: 12th & Harney, OPEN daily, $2 for the first hour, $1 after


Throughout downtown, metered parking spots provide quick access to the Omaha Farmers Market, businesses, dining, and entertainment. Most on-street parking surrounding the Omaha Farmers Market is 3-hour parking.

+ Meter Hours:

Monday – Saturday from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Sundays and Holidays are FREE!

Park Omaha Pay by App

Make parking easier and download the FREE Park Omaha App! You can use the app to pay for parking without leaving your vehicle, receive text messages, and in-app reminders before your meter expires.

Download the Park Omaha mobile app for iOS or Android.

iOS link

Android link

Aksarben Village:

Parking Options:

+ Baxter Arena: Click HERE for Parking Map!

64th Avenue Parking Garage: Just north of Center Street
+ Blue Cross Blue Shield Parking Garage: Frances Street
Zone 5 Parking Garage: Aksarben Drive & Frances Street

+ Aksarben Village Street & Surface Lot Parking

Towed Vehicles:

Old Market:

+If your vehicle is left on the top level of the City Parking Garage at 11th and Jackson Street during Saturday market hours it will be towed and impounded.

+Vehicles will be moved at 5:00 a.m. every Saturday morning through the market season.

+Please visit the onsite information booth during the market with any questions.

Baxter Arena, across from Aksarben Village:

+If your vehicle is left in a parking stall in Parking Lot 26, it will be moved Sunday morning to a different lot within Baxter Arena.

+Vehicles will be moved at 5:00 a.m. every Sunday morning through the market season.

+Please visit the onsite information booth during the market with any questions.


Old Market, City Parking Garage (top level):

1011 Jackson Street

Click HERE for directions!

Baxter Arena, across from Aksarben Village:

Parking Lot 26

2425 S 67th Street

Click HERE for directions!

Alternative Transportation

Bus: Most buses serve the downtown Omaha/Old Market area. For route information, visit the Metro website or call Metro at 402-341-0800 or use Google Maps and search for directions using the transit option. Don’t forget that you can use the front racks on the bus to bring your bike. New to riding the bus? Here are some tips on how to ride. Fare information is available here.

Bike: Activate Omaha has created a very useful commuter cycling map of the best routes to get you to and from your destination safely. Bicycling to the Old Market is a fun ride!

Omaha B-Cycle is now available to rent bicycles. Check Askarben Village and other locations by visiting