Parking Info

The last thing you want to worry about when venturing to Meridian Winter Blast 2018 is where you are going to park - well, you can leave that up to us. 

Pull into one of the four locations listed below for a convenient, inexpensive, and safe parking experience. (If you are looking for an added bonus, check out the 130 ft murals in the Z-Deck!)

Recommended Meridian Winter Blast Parking

Click on the name below for a google map

1 Campus Martius Building Parking Garage $10 Weekend Rate (if parking after 4 on Friday)

1188 Farmer Street, Detroit, MI 48226

One Kennedy Square Parking Deck $10 Weekend Rate (if parking after 4 on Friday)

719 Griswold Street, Detroit, MI 48226

The Z Deck - Max Rate $10 (if parking after 4 on Friday)

1234 Library Street, Detroit, MI 48226



Transportation Info

Have you ridden the QLine yet?   The QLine is Meridian Winter Blast’s newest transportation partner, its Campus Martius Station dropping riders directly at the Winter Blast Entrance Gate.  Plan Your Ride to Winter Blast here!

Ride FAST - Powered by SMART - to the Winter Blast

FAST is a new reliable, high frequency bus service that connects the city and suburbs. FAST Gratiot, FAST Woodward and FAST Michigan routes operate every 15-30 minutes for a quick convenient ride. Use FAST to east the burden of parking and eliminate the hassle of navigating downtown.

Hours of operation:

FAST Woodward and FAST Gratiot operate from 5 a.m. until approximately 1 a.m. and FAST Michigan operates from 5 a.m. until approximately 12 a.m. 

For route and schedule information on FAST go here or visit www.smartbus.org 

Public Transit

Want to avoid downtown traffic and paying for parking? Consider taking transit to Winter Blast. Go here to plan your trip.

For an express ride along Woodward from Somerset Mall to Downtown Detroit (Route 498) try the Reflex Service. More information available here: http://www.rtamichigan.org/reflex/.

Full schedules for City of Detroit transit services are available here

Full schedules for transit services outside the City of Detroit are available here.

The People Mover

Is Meridian Winter Blast just one stop on your downtown journey?  Connect across town with the People Mover! 

Recommended Meridian Winter Blast stop: Cadillac Center

Special Weekend Hours!

Friday: 9am-2am

Saturday: 9am-2am

Sunday: 11am-Midnight

Get more info here.