Welcome! Parking in downtown Watsonville is convenient and friendly. The downtown parking map will guide you in finding the most convenient locations to park if you are a first-time visitor, a long-time resident, or an employee working in the downtown area.

Parking permits can be purchased at the Finance Department, 250 Main Street, Watsonville, CA. For more information, please call (831) 768-3455.

More information about each parking lot may be found by clicking on each parking lot on the map to the right.

A brochure (PDF – 445K) containing information about downtown parking may be found here.

PARKING PERMIT FEES
Vehicles displaying a valid City of Watsonville parking permit are allowed to exceed time limits of permitted lots.
For your convenience there are a total of 7 parking lots downtown that allow permitted parking.

FEES:
Annual – $280
Monthly – $30
Daily (Civic Plaza Parking garage only) – $5

Click on the parking lots below for more information about each parking lot.

Lot 1 | Lot 2 | Lot 3 | Lot 4 | Lot 5 | Lot 6 | Lot 7 | Lot 9 Lot 10 | Lot 11 | Lot 12 | Lot 14 | Lot 15 | Lot 16

 

DowntownParkingLots

 


Lot 1

Description
Civic Plaza Parking Garage
Time Limit
2 hours free
$5 all day
Enforced Hours
As posted
Monday – Friday 9 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Free unlimited parking on weekends and holidays
Permit Allowed
Yes
Number of Spaces
460
Purchase daily permit for $5.00 on
2nd level of parking garage.

Lot 2

Description
Cooper Lot
Time Limit
3 hours and 12 hours as posted
Enforced Hours
9 a.m. – 8 p.m. daily except Sundays
and holidays
Permit Allowed
Yes
Number of Spaces
48

Lot 3

Description
Paseo Plaza – Alexander St.
Time Limit
2 hours
Enforced Hours
9 a.m. – 8 p.m. daily except Sundays
and holidays
Permit Allowed
Residential permit
Number of Spaces
65

Lot 4

Description
Resetar Lot – Main St.
Time Limit
3 hours
Enforced Hours
9 a.m. – 8 p.m. daily except Sundays
and holidays
Permit Allowed
Yes
Number of Spaces
41

Lot 5

Description
West Beach St. Parking Garage
Time Limit
3 hours
Enforced Hours
9 a.m. – 8 p.m. daily except Sundays
and holidays
Permit Allowed
Yes
Number of Spaces
213

Lot 6

Description
Rider Lot – W. Lake Ave.
Time Limit
3 hours
Enforced Hours
9 a.m. – 8 p.m. daily except Sundays
and holidays
Permit Allowed
Yes
Number of Spaces
63

Lot 7

Description
Solorio Lot
E-Fifth St.
Time Limit
3 hours
Enforced Hours
9 a.m. – 8 p.m. daily except Sundays
and holidays
Permit Allowed
No
Number of Spaces
29

Lot 9

Description
Marinovich Lot – Union St. &
Alexander St.
Time Limit
2 hours
Enforced Hours
9 a.m. – 8 p.m. daily except Sundays
and holidays
Permit Allowed
No
Number of Spaces
10

Lot 10

Description
Mello Lot – Main St. and Union St.
Time Limit
3 hours
Enforced Hours
9 a.m. – 8 p.m. daily except Sundays
and holidays
Permit Allowed
Yes
Number of Spaces
19

Lot 11

Description
City Hall – Main St.
Time Limit
1 hour and 2 hours as posted
Enforced Hours
8 a.m. – 8 p.m. daily except Sundays
and holidays
Permit Allowed
No
Number of Spaces
40

Lot 12

Description
City Hall – Union St.
Time Limit
1 hour
Enforced Hours
9 a.m. – 8 p.m. daily except Sundays
and holidays
Permit Allowed
No
Number of Spaces
10

Lot 14

Description
Dufor Lot – Second St.
and Rodriguez St.
Time Limit
2 hours
Enforced Hours
9 a.m. – 8 p.m. daily except Sundays
and holidays
Permit Allowed
No
Number of Spaces
45

Lot 15

Description
Jefsen Lot
Time Limit
3 hours
Enforced Hours
9 a.m. – 8 p.m. daily except Sundays
and holidays
Permit Allowed
No
Number of Spaces
46

Lot 16

Description
Masonic Lot – Maple Ave & Union St.
Time Limit
3 hours
Enforced Hours
9 a.m. – 8 p.m. daily except Sundays
and holidays
Permit Allowed
No
Number of Spaces
15