Rock your ride to Tortuga Music Festival!

April 5th, 6th, and 7th

Regular service will resume April 8th

Ditch the traffic, skip the parking hassle—rock your journey to Tortuga Music Festival with Water Taxi! Sail stress-free along Fort Lauderdale’s scenic waterways, arriving at the festival grounds in style. Make sure to take advantage of exclusive Water Taxi Cruise & Save Partner discounts with your tickets at local restaurants and shops around town as well.

3-Day Pass: $75
1-Day Pass: $30

Boats will arrive every 20-30 minutes, from 11 AM to 11 PM.

Pre-Purchase Required

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Our Pick-Up Locations

Stop 1:

Riverside Hotel + Stranahan House
335 SE 6th Ave, Fort Lauderdale

Stop 4:

Hilton Marina + Convention Center
1881 SE 17th Street, Fort Lauderdale

Stop 7:

Galleryone + Doubletree Suites
2670 E Sunrise Blvd., Fort Lauderdale

We will not be operating regular service during Tortuga, regular service will resume Monday 4/8

Tortuga Service Times: 11 AM -11 PM

Where can I park?

  • Stop 1: Pay by phone or meter parking on the street, surface, parking garage on or near Las Olas, and valet at the Riverside Hotel
  • Stop 4: Pay by phone or meter parking on the street, valet at the Hilton Hotel
  • Stop 7: Free parking at Galleria Mall or valet at the Doubletree Hotel
  • Discounted parking available at the Riverwalk Garage and free Circuit cart available from there or Brightline to Stop #1


  • Will we have Happy Hour drink prices?: Happy Hour drink prices will not be available during Tortuga
  • I have an Annual Pass, can I ride to Tortuga?: Yes! Your Water Taxi Annual Pass gives you access to Tortuga!
  • I have a VIP Tortuga ticket, can I ride for free?: No, Water Taxi transportation is not included in the VIP Tortuga ticket
  • I am an employee/volunteer at the festival, can I ride for free?: No, Water Taxi doesn’t provide free service to employees or volunteers
  • Can guests with an All-Day Pass ticket use the Tortuga service?: No, you must have a Water Taxi Tortuga Pass to ride Tortuga service
  • Can the Water Taxi accommodate wheelchairs going to the festival?: Unfortunately, due to changing tides, passengers in wheelchairs will be unable to get to the festival via Water Taxi
  • The frequency of the boats from the Tortuga stops?: Every 20/30 minutes