Directions to the Festival
10 Avenue of the Flags
San Rafael, CA 94903
From the North
• Travel to Highway 101 and travel southbound.
• Take the Terra Linda exit.
• Turn left at the stop light at the end of the freeway offramp.
• Travel over the freeway on the overpass.
• Immediately after the overpass, turn left. Watch for cross traffic.
• Turn right immediately onto Civic Center Drive.
• Avenue of the Flags will be a street on your left after a slight downslope.
• Find the nearest parking space in one of the many lots adjacent to all facilities.
From the South
• Travel to Highway 101 and head northbound.
• Take the North San Pedro exit.
• Take the first right on the freeway offramp.
• (This can be tricky because it is immediately after the freeway exit. It will be labeled east.)
• Turn left at the first stop light onto Civic Center Drive.
• Follow Civic Center Drive past the Lagoon.
• Avenue of the Flags will be the first street on your right.
• Find the nearest parking space in one of the many parking lots adjacent to all facilities.
• For the Italian Film Festival at the Marin Center, parking is free.
• Golden Gate Transit offers excellent service to the Marin Center.
• Golden Gate Transit Route 1, Civic Center stop.
• Golden Gate Transit Route 23, Civic Center stop .
• Routes 1 and 23 stop right outside the Marin Center main parking area.
• Other Golden Gate Transit bus routes serve the North San Pedro/Marin Civic Center bus pad on Highway 101.
• It is a half-mile walk from the pad to the Marin Center.
• For Golden Gate Transit General Information call (415) 455-2000.