travel & parking 101

Registration for the Contest begins at 11:45am at City Theatre and South Side Works Cinema.

For convenience and safety (if you plan to drink during the contest), we recommend using Ride Share services such as Lyft or Uber.

if you are driving:

If you are driving, we recommend arriving at least 20-30 minutes prior to secure a parking spot. Wondering where to park? Several Pittsburgh Parking Authority Lots are open at the following locations:

12th St & East Carson
18th St & East Carson

18th St & Sidney
19th St & East Carson
20th St & Sidney

There is also plenty of parking conveniently located in the Southside Works, in one of their four covered parking garages. For more information, please visit:

The South Side Soup Contest occurs each year in Pittsburgh's South Side Flats to showcase the restaurants on and around Carson Street.