The Croatan Lot has more than 500 spaces available for public use. Paid parking is seasonal, from April 1 to Sept. 30.

Croatan Lot
920 Vanderbilt Ave.


Croatan Parking Lot
  • 505 Spaces
  • Towing enforced after closing times

Oct. 1 to March 31:
6 a.m. to 5 p.m. | Parking is FREE.

April 1 to Sept. 30:
6 a.m. to 8 p.m.

  • Daily: $7
  • Residents: $3

The lot is open and free for vehicles from 6-10 a.m. Payment not required unless the vehicle exits and reenters the lot after 10 a.m. Unlimited daily reentry. 

Ways to Pay

  • Use the meters by the restrooms and enter your license plate number. The Virginia Beach Resident Rate is provided on the meters (or call 804-625-4265).

  • Purchase a Seasonal Parking Permit, valid from April 1 to Oct. 31. Allows for unlimited reentry into the seven municipal parking lots. 

  • Use a contactless payment option posted on signage throughout the lot.

  • Download and use the City's VBGo app or ParkMobile to easily pay.