Parking and Getting to the Open

Parking Info

Spectator parking is available at Ancaster Fairground for a cost of $20 per vehicle.

Ancaster Fairgrounds
630 Trinity Rd. South
Jerseyville, Ont.
L0R 1R0

Complimentary shuttles will continually run between Ancaster Fairgrounds and the main entrance at Hamilton Golf & Country Club, beginning at approximately 6:30 am each day.

Spectators with disabilities may park at the designated Handicap Lot located at Ancaster Fairgrounds.

TO UTILIZE THIS SERVICE, YOU MUST PURCHASE YOUR TICKETS IN ADVANCE.

A designated shuttle will take you and your guests onsite to Hamilton Golf & Country Club.

When you wish to depart, return to where you were dropped off and the shuttle will pick you up for return to Ancaster Fairgrounds.

Spectators utilizing a car sharing service (Uber/Lyft) or taxi must use the designated pick up and drop off location (TBD)

Leave the car at home, save on parking and leave your bike with us!

The Bike Corral, located on the corner of Wilson Street E. and Halson St., will be operating all week long, from 7am until 7pm (11pm on Friday & Saturday).

Much like a coat check, leave your bike with us in our secure area and pick it up at the end of your day.

The Bike Corral is provided by the City of Hamilton and operated by National Cycling Centre Hamilton.

Restrictions

Access to neighbourhoods:

  • A permit provided by the city of Hamilton is required to access  neighbourhoods within the road closure areas
  • All guests who park on the street without the permit displayed will be subject to tow

Parking on Ancaster side streets:

  • Any guests who improperly park on any side street without a permit, will also be subject to tow

Transit

  • Guests may park at either the Aldershot or Hamilton GO stations and utilize public transportation or ride share service.
  • Local spectators looking to take the bus should utilize the following routes.

Route 16-ANCASTER:
This route runs between the Ancaster Meadowlands and Wilson/Garner in west Ancaster. Service is provided every half hour during the peak periods and every 60 minutes during off peak periods. This route only operates Monday to Saturday and does not have late evening service (after 10:00 PM). This route will take customers to Wilson and Halson which is only a short walk from the golf course. At the Ancaster Meadowlands, connections are provided to routes 41 and 43 which service Hamilton Mountain and Stoney Creek Mountain.

Route 5A-DELAWARE/5C-WEST HAMILTON:
This route runs between downtown Hamilton and the Ancaster Meadowlands via McMaster University. Service is provided for 20-21 hours a day (5 AM to 1 AM) seven days a week. The frequency is 15 minutes during the peak periods and 30 minutes during the off peak periods. This route will take customers to the intersection of Southcote/Golflinks which is about a 10 minute walk to the golf course. Connections to the 10-B LINE EXPRESS route are either downtown or at McMaster University for people who are coming from the lower city east end or Stoney Creek.