ParkWhiz API: Venue Search

Find ParkWhiz venues by name or latitude/longitude pair.

Request

http://api.parkwhiz.com/venue/search/ GET

Parameters

Field Type Description
name string required unless lat/lng are provided. Name of the venue
lat float required unless name is provided. Latitude of search focus
lng float required unless name is provided. Longitude of search focus
key string required ParkWhiz public API key

Example call

http://api.parkwhiz.com/venue/search/?lat=42.082089&lng=-71.2796045&key=62d882d8cfe5680004fa849286b6ce20

Returns (array)

Field Type Description
name string Name of the venue
address string Street address of the venue
city string City of the venue
state string State of the venue
zip string Zip code of the venue
id integer ParkWhiz ID of the venue
url_fragment string URL of venue on ParkWhiz. For example, http://api.parkwhiz.com[url_fragment]
distance integer Distance in feet from the lat/lng pair queried; null if no lat/lng pair query provided.
relevancy integer Relevancy score of name search; higher is better. Null if no name query provided.

Example response

[
	{
		"name": "Gillette Stadium",
		"address": "60 Washington St.",
		"city": "Foxboro",
		"state": "MA",
		"zip": "02035",
		"id": 63,
		"url_fragment": "/gillette-stadium-parking/",
		"distance": 5253,
		"relevancy": null
	},
	...
]