It’s One Spark – Getting There: Street Closures + Fest Info & Maps


 Parking & Transportation

Downtown Jacksonville offers many unique, affordable options to get you right into the festival.

Water Taxi The Jacksonville Water Taxi ferries visitors across the river from the Southbank to the Jacksonville Landing downtown. Pricing Adults – $5; RT – $10 ;Children 3 – 12 years of age – $4; RT – $8 ;Children under 3 years of age – Free. Stops Friendship Fountain and The Jacksonville Landing. Call 904-372-3318 or visit for more information.

Skyway Gliding above the St. Johns River and downtown city streets, the free-to-ride skyway departs stations every three to six minutes. Free

Downtown Stations:
Convention Center Station (Bay Street and Lee Street)
Jefferson Station (Bay Street and Jefferson Street)
Central Station (Bay Street and Julia Street) – Serving the south portion of One Spark
Hemming Park Station (Hogan Street and Monroe Street) – Serving the north portion of One Spark
Rosa Parks Transit Station (Hogan Street and Union Street)

Southbank Stations:
San Marco Station (Mary Street and San Marco Blvd.)
Riverplace Station (Mary Street and Flagler Ave.)
Kings Avenue Station (Kings Ave. and Nira Street.)

Buses The Jacksonville Transit Authority (JTA) operates more than thirty bus routes throughout Jacksonville. Regular fare is $1.50 per trip.

Foot Walking around downtown is safe and easy. Pick up an event guide at One Spark or check out our Interactive Map.

Bike Biking to One Spark can be fun and a great way to enjoy the Florida weather. Bike Valet is available in Hemming Park. Please note – bikes and skateboard riding is prohibited on any closed road.


Skyway Houston and Stewart Lots (Across from Convention Center – Paved lot and grassy lot to the west and east of Johnson St.) 103 Johnson St. Free to park. Ride the Skyway from the Convention Center Skyway Station

Jax Center Parking Garage 1 West Bay Street Pricing $10

Jax Center Annex Parking Garage 16 East Forsyth Street Pricing $10

Library Parking Garage 33 W. Duval Street Pricing $10

Water Street Garage 541 Water St. Pricing $10

Yates Building Garage 200 East Adams St. Pricing $10

JTA Kings Ave. Skyway Garage and Lot 1201 Kings Avenue. Pricing $15 Getting to One Spark Ride the skyway from Kings Avenue Station

*Please note, all street parking within the One Spark festival overlay is suspended during the event.

Handicap accessible drop off Persons with disabilities may be dropped off on the corner of Laura Street and Duval Street near Hemming Park.

Road Closure Map Below is the map for all road closures for One Spark 2015. Road closures will begin tonight at 7 p.m. and continue on until JSO deems the roads safe to drive on, on Sunday after Closing Ceremony Presented by Downtown Investment Authority.

street closeure map

It’s One Spark

The time is finally upon us for the World’s Largest Crowdfunding Festival! Today officially kicks off the Speaker Summit at the Florida Theatre and Opening Ceremony Presented by HiFi in Hemming Park! Creator showcase hours open on Wednesday at 11 a.m.!

Creator Showcases


Creator load-in starts tomorrow morning at 7 a.m. and all Creators must be setup by 11 a.m. at the latest. Showcase hours, Voting, and Contributing all open at 11 a.m. tomorrow morning and will run until 3pm on Sunday afternoon.

Official One Spark Showcase hours are as follows:
WednesdaySaturday: 11 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Sunday: 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Music Creator Venues


How to Vote

We know you guys are pros at the whole One Spark thing by now, but just in case you need a quick refresher on the voting process, please see the details below.

2. CHECK-IN at the festival via the One Spark App or Voting Kiosk
4. FIND PROJECTS via One Spark App or Voting Kiosk:
5. VOTE!

You must physically be present at the festival in order to check-in and vote, however, you can directly contribute to any Project through the One Spark App or online at from anywhere in the world.

For more information on voting please visit the following link:


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