Daffodil Festival Directions

The Daffodil Festival is located in Gloucester County, Virginia.

6509 Main Street, Gloucester, VA 23061

We are…

  • approximately 3 hours south of Washington D.C.

  • approximately 2 hours south of Fredericksburg,

  • approximately 1 hour south of Richmond,

  • approximately .5 hours east of Williamsburg,

  • approximately .75 hours north of Newport News,

  • approximately 1.5 hours north of Virginia Beach,

  • approximately 1.25 hours north of Norfolk, Portsmouth, Chesapeake

Convenient Shuttle Parking from Gloucester High School Saturday Only – $2 per person. Gloucester High School Parking Lot (6680 Short Lane, Gloucester, VA 23061)

Directions to the Daffodil Festival From Richmond, VA

From Interstate 64 East take Exit 220 – Route 33 – West Point

Travel about 14 miles (you will cross 2 bridges) then turn right onto – Route 14 East

Travel about 6 miles to a stop sign then turn right onto – Route 17 South

OPTION 1 – Straight to the festival – Find public parking: Travel 7.9 miles to the 3rd stoplight and turn left onto – Route 17 Business this is Main Street, the festival is held on Main Street. Find a parking space along the street and welcome to the festival!

OPTION 2 – Gloucester High School Shuttle Parking to the festival. Travel 10.7 miles to the 7th stoplight at the intersection of Route 17 South and Short Lane. Turn left onto Short Lane and follow the signs to Gloucester High School Parking Lot (6680 Short Lane, Gloucester, VA 23061). The fee to park is $5 per person. Shuttles run from 8 am until 5 pm or until the last car has left the lot.

Directions to the Daffodil Festival from the Peninsula

(Newport News, York County, Williamsburg VA)

Take Route 17 North to the Coleman Bridge – remember there is a $2 toll.

OPTION 1 – Straight to the festival – Find public parking on Main Street: Continue on Route 17 North for about 13 miles, you will see McDonald’s and Wendy’s on the right. There will be a right hand turn lane just past Wendy’s for Route 17 Business. Take the right, travel 2.3 miles to the stoplight (stay in the left lane). This is Main Street, home of the Daffodil Festival. Find a parking space along Main Street and welcome to the festival.

OPTION 2 – Gloucester High School Shuttle Parking for festival: Continue on Route 17 North for about 12 miles to the stoplight at the intersection of Route 17 North and Short Lane (Lowe’s is on your right). Turn right onto Short Lane and follow the signs to Gloucester High School Parking Lot (6680 Short Lane, Gloucester, VA 23061). The fee to park is $5 per person. Shuttles run from 8 am until 5 pm or until the last car has left the lot.