TD Garden Parking

TD Garden Parking

Parking Near TD Garden for the Boston Celtics and Boston Bruins

TD Garden (The Garden) is the home to the Boston Celtics NBA and Boston Celtics NHL team. The arena’s address, out in the North End of Boston, sits at 100 Legends Way, Boston, MA.  In addition to basketball and hockey games in Massachusetts, you will find many concerts and events at the arena year round to enjoy.


Here are the parking tips for TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts.


How Much is TD Garden Parking Garages?

If you plan to park in the TD Garden parking lots, you can expect to pay $50. The North Station Garage sits directly underneath the stadium and is the closest parking option next to the venue. Parking can be difficult to find in  Boston, so fans use SpotHero above to find cheap parking deals near TD Garden before driving to the arena.


Also, you can expect parking rates to increase for certain shows throughout the year. Big concerts tend to raise the parking rates around the venue due to the demand and limited space. Therefore, try and lock in your parking rates ahead of time before the prices increase.


My Recommendation on TD Garden Parking

My recommendation is to take the train directly to North Station if you live in the Northshore or are on a commuter rail line that goes directly to North Station. The train takes you right into North station, which is where the Bruins and Celtics play. The amount of money you will save on a train ticket is well worth not paying to park at TD Garden.


However, if you need to park near TD Garden, use the SpotHero app above. There are plenty of parking garages that are less than a mile from the venue that you can park at. If you are willing to walk a bit, you can find cheaper parking options if you are willing to walk a bit to the venue.


TD Garden Handicap Parking Spots

TD Garden parking lots all have ADA spaces for fans to use for any event. Fans will need to display a valid parking pass to leave their cars in ADA spaces. ADA parking fills up quickly for certain events, so use SpotHero above to reserve a parking space before your next visit.


Can you Tailgate at the Stadium?

can you tailgate at td garden
There is no tailgating in the Boston parking lots at TD Garden, so fans visit the local bars before a game. Fan favorite bars include the Greatest Bar Boston, Sullivan’s Tap, Tavern in the Square, and The Harp. Finally, fans also visit  McGaan’s Irish Pub, Porters Bar and Grill, and Paulaner Bier Garden before and after a game.


Should you Take Public Transportation?

should you take public transportation to td garden
Fans looking to use public transportation to TD Garden can use the MBTA.  The T (MBTA) connects to North Station via the Green and Orange lines, so it’s accessible to different parts of Boston. Fans can also take the T to Government Center and walk to the venue from there. In addition to the T, fans also take the commuter rail directly into North Station from the North Shore. Finally, fans can use Uber and Lyft to get to and from the arena for any event.


Popular NBA Matches for the Boston Celtics

popular matches for the boston celtics
Expect large crowds when the Los Angeles Lakers, Toronto Raptors, Oklahoma City Thunder, Golden State Warriors, New York Knicks, Cleveland Cavaliers, and Chicago Bulls visit the Celtics. Other popular matches include the Miami Heat, Charlotte Hornets, Denver Nuggets, and Memphis Grizzlies. Finally, games against the Sacramento Kings, Milwaukee Bucks, Minnesota Timberwolves, Phoenix Suns, Utah Jazz, and Portland Trail Blazers generally have less fan interest.


Popular NHL Matches for the Boston Bruins

popular boston bruins matches
Expect large crowds when St. Louis Blues, Carolina Hurricanes, Florida Panthers, New York Rangers, Nashville Predators, Vancouver Canucks, Vegas Golden Knights, and Tampa Bay Lightning visit. Other big matches include the Pittsburgh Penguins, New York Islanders, Buffalo Sabres, Los Angeles Kings, Montreal Canadiens, Columbus Blue Jackets, Toronto Maple Leafs, and Washington Capitals visit.

One major event at TD Garden is the Boston Beanpot and Hockey East Tournament each year. Four colleges in Boston compete at the arena for the cup yearly. The four colleges include Boston College, Harvard, Northeaster, and Boston University


Other Notes

You can’t bring any outside food into TD Garden. Check out the TD Garden Food guide to see what is on the menu when you visit next!


Also, be sure to visit the TD Garden Bag Policy to see what you can and can’t bring into the arena.