Available for the WCBCC, the MATA Rapid Shuttle departs every 20 minutes from downtown locations and the Mid-South Fairgrounds. 


Rapid Shuttle

Pick up and drop off locations downtown are in front of the Sheraton Hotel/Renasant Convention Center and the Peabody Hotel on Union Avenue. The shuttle operates the following hours to and from the Fairgrounds (stopping at Southern and Early Maxwell) and downtown:

Wednesday: 4 p.m. – 11 p.m.

Thursday: 10 a.m.– 12:30 a.m.

Friday: 10 a.m.– 12:30 a.m. 

Saturday: 9 a.m.- 10:30 p.m.

Conveniently track the Rapid Shuttle using MATA Tracker and selecting route 99. 

Other Transportation Options

Looking for additional transportation during the festivities? MATA has you covered. For ticketing, visit go901transit.com or install the GO901 app.

Downtown Trolley 

Enjoy free trolley rides during the festival weekend! The Riverfront and Main Street Trolley Lines both provide convenient access to the pick-up locations at the Sheraton and Peabody Hotels.  Use MATA Tracker to plan your trolley travel. 

Bus Services to the Fairgrounds

In addition to the MATA Rapid Shuttle, several bus routes serve the fairgrounds. Routes 2, 32, and 34 all serve the Mid-South Fairgrounds.  Use MATA Tracker to plan your bus travel.