This is for performing ensembles who will be bringing their students on charter buses. All other attendees, please see the Parking Information on the Parking & Downtown Tampa Info page.
There will be a designated parking area for buses on N Meridian Ave, in the right lane, between the E Whiting St. and E Cumberland Ave. intersections.
- Drop students off at the "Front Drive" entrance to the convention center. This is directly off of Franklin Street, on the south-east corner of the convention center building (marked with an "A" pin on the map).
- After dropping off, follow the green line on the map below. You will go up N Florida Ave, turn Right on E Jackson Street, and Right on N Meridian Ave.
- There will be a designated bus staging area in the right lane of N Meridian Ave. just past the E Whiting intersection, marked in Yellow on the map below. You can stay there the entire time.
- When the students are ready, a designated person will contact their driver. The driver will follow the route to pick up at the Front Drive area (red line on the map below).
MAP: FMEA Bus Route and Parking