Park-to-Park free shuttle to Chautauqua program

The Park-to-Park shuttle provides satellite parking and free shuttle service to and from beautiful and popular Chautauqua Park on summer weekends and holidays (Memorial Day weekend in late May through Labor Day weekend in early September), to create a better visitor experience while reducing vehicular and parking impacts on neighbors and the area’s natural and cultural resources. The program also includes paid parking at Chautauqua and nearby neighborhood streets to help pay for the shuttles, as well as ambassadors to assist visitors.

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The 2023 Park-to-Park shuttle program begins Saturday, May 27!

The Park-to-Park shuttle operates on summer weekends and holidays from Memorial Day weekend (late May) to Labor Day weekend (early September). For 2023, the shuttle begins operating Saturday, May 27, and runs through Monday, Sept. 4.

The free shuttle runs from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. on weekends and holidays only, and pay parking in/around Chautauqua Park is also in effect on weekends and holidays only. Included holidays are Memorial Day (May 29), Juneteenth (June 19), Independence Day (July 4), and Labor Day (Sept. 4) in 2023.

Parking revenue helps pay for Park-to-Park. The shuttle is operated by Via Mobility Services.

Please note that the Park-to-Park shuttle is a separate service from the HOP 2 Chautauqua shuttle. The HOP 2 Chautauqua is a free transit service to the Colorado Music Festival and Chautauqua Summer Series events and is operated by the Colorado Chautauqua Association. Learn more about the HOP 2 Chautauqua

Plan Your Trip

Shuttle schedule

  • For real-time shuttle schedule and information download the Transit app.
  • The Park-to-Park shuttle runs every 15 minutes from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. on summer weekends and holidays.
  • During fall, winter and spring, there is no shuttle or satellite parking service, and parking is free at Chautauqua.

Shuttle pickup stops

  • The shuttle picks up riders at several stops around Boulder as well as from the New Vista High School Parking lot (700 20th St.), the CU Regent parking lot (Regent Drive just east of Broadway) and the downtown Boulder parking garages.
  • View the map.

Free parking

Paid parking at Chautauqua

  • Paid parking at Chautauqua on weekends and summer holidays to match the free shuttle; cost $2.50/hour.
  • During fall, winter and spring, there is no shuttle or satellite parking service, and parking is free at Chautauqua.
  • Pay at pay stations or via the ParkMobile app.
  • Parking is free in and around Chautauqua during the summer on weekdays and not on holidays.
A map of the park-to-park shuttle

2023 Park-to-Park Map. View full image.