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River Front Parking Garage

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River Front Garage
(photo: KSBW Monterey: Phil Gomez)

River Front Garage (24 River Street, Santa Cruz, CA 95060)

The River Front Parking Garage is located between River and Front Streets next to the Galleria Office Complex. The lot is paid hourly parking, seven days a week, except Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day and New Year's Day. Keep your ticket with you, and pay at one of the Pay-on-Foot stations (two stations are located on the ground floor and one is located at the second floor exit) or the cashier’s office before returning to your vehicle. Permits cost $45 per month and are purchased at the River Front Garage cashier’s office.

Parking rates are as follows:

Up to 1 Hour $1.00
Up to 2 Hours $2.00
Up to 3 Hours $3.00
Up to 4 Hours $4.00
Up to 5 Hours


Up to 6 Hours $6.00
Up to 7 Hours $7.00
Lost Ticket/Daily Maximum $8.00
Disabled Persons with placard pay the same rates as regular customers