Parking in Japantown
Special event parking Information for Obon Festival July 14-15, 2012
5th Street closed between
1. Use 7th-9th Streets for parking, also 3rd-4th Streets
2. Use the $2/all day parking lot at 6th & Jackson
Your car WILL be towed if you leave it overnight!
All street meters are
$1/hour coins only.
(Sorry for this inconvenience!)
City Council vote in 2010, Japantown Parking Meter rates will be in effect 9am-6pm
starting July 1, 2011
Rates continue to be $1 per hour
But there are other public parking lots and lots of free parking on
The busiest times of day
are lunch and dinner.
(We have great restaurants!)
Lots of community members attend lessons, club events and activities of the organizations within Japantown
(Judo, Boy and Girl Scouts, Lions Club, CYS, Kendo, church activities, senior classes, other non-profit groups)
If it's a big party - Plan ahead!
6th & Jackson Temp Parking
6th south of Jackson
Parking Lot-between Jackson & Empire
Businesses with their own parking include:
Santo Market: 6th & Taylor
Nichi Bei Bussan: Jackson St between 3rd & 4th St
Okayama Japanese Restaurant: on Sixth half a block south of Jackson towards Empire.
Ukulele Jams: same as Okayama's
Sonny's Hawaiian Place: same as Okayama's
Japantown Business Association: same as Okayama's