Old Town Art Fair Parking and Directions

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Please Note: The Old Town Art Fair is NORTH of North Avenue.  There are two art fairs in the Old Town area during the weekend of June 14-15, 2014.   Our main gate is located at Lincoln & Wisconsin.

Public Transportation (YOUR BEST BET!)


Take a Divvy Bike!

We are literally surrounded by Divvy Bike Stations - Take a look!

CTA Trains from North:

  1. Brown Line Elevated Southbound to Sedgwick station
  2. Exit Sedgwick station and go north (left) on Sedgwick three blocks to Sedgwick/Menomonee art fair gate.

CTA Trains from Southwest:

  1. Take Orange Line downtown. Change to Brown Line at Lake Street/ State of Illinois Platform
  2. Proceed NORTH on Brown Line To Sedgwick station.]
  3. Exit Sedgwick station and go north (left) on Sedgwick three blocks to Sedgwick/Menomonee art fair gate.

CTA Trains from West:

  1. Take Green Line Downtown. Change to Brown Line at Lake Street/ State of Illinois Platform
  2. Proceed NORTH on Brown Line To Sedgwick station.
  3. Exit Sedgwick station and go north (left) on Sedgwick three blocks to Sedgwick/Menomonee art fair gate.

CTA Trains from South:

  1. Take Red Line NORTH to Clybourn/North
    Avenue/Halsted Stop.
  2. Exit Subway
  3. Walk East, Right ½ mile to Sedgwick.
  4. Turn Left, NORTH on Sedgwick 3 Blocks to Sedgwick/Menomonee art fair gate.

CTA Trains from either Union or Northwestern Station:

  1. Exit Station EASTBOUND toward Loop (Cross the River)
  2. Proceed EASTBOUND to Wells St.
  3. Take Brown Line Elevated NORTHBOUND to Sedgwick station
  4. Exit Sedgwick station and go north (left) on Sedgwick three blocks to Sedgwick/Menomonee art fair gate.

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CTA Bus Information

 

From Downtown:

151 Sheridan (on State Street)Michigan Ave. Exit at Stockton Dr. & Menomonee.) and walk 2 blocks west to Wells & Menomonee

22 Clark (Catch on Dearborn in Loop) Exit at Clark & Menomonee.) and walk 1 block west to Wells & Menomonee

From West:

72 North Avenue
Exit at North Park & walk two blocks north

73 Armitage
Exit at Lincoln Av & walk one block south

From North:

22 Clark
Exit at Clark & Menomonee and walk 1 block west to Wells &
Menomonee

151 Sheridan
Exit at Stockton Dr. & Menomonee and walk 2 blocks west to Wells & Menomonee

11 Lincoln
Exit at Clark & Menomonee and walk 1 block west to Wells & Menomonee

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Driving Directions (Please consider taking public transportation. Parking will be tough)


From Western Suburbs:

  1. Take I 88 East to Eisenhower Expressway
  2. Merge onto KENNEDY EXPY W/I-90 W/I-94 W toward WISCONSIN.
  3. Take the EAST OHIO ST exit- EXIT 50B .08 Miles
  4. Stay STRAIGHT to go onto OHIO ST
  5. Turn LEFT onto N LA SALLE BLVD/N LA SALLE ST Go 1.25 Miles
  6. Turn LEFT onto W NORTH AVE/IL-64
  7. Go West, 2 blocks To North Park Ave.
  8. Turn Right, North on North Park Ave 2 Blocks to Art Fair Entrance

From North Suburbs:

  1. Take I 94 East toward Chicago
  2. Take the IL-64/NORTH AVE/1600 N exit- EXIT 48B
  3. Turn LEFT onto W NORTH AVE/IL-64 1.4 miles
  4. Turn LEFT onto N NORTH PARK AVE
  5. Proceed 2 Blocks North to Art Fair

From Northwest Suburbs:

  1. Take I 90 east to Kennedy Expressway
  2. Take Kennedy East to North Avenue
  3. Take the IL-64/NORTH AVE/1600 N exit- EXIT 48B
  4. Turn LEFT onto W NORTH AVE/IL-64 1.4 miles
  5. Turn LEFT onto N NORTH PARK AVE
  6. Proceed 2 Blocks North to Art Fair

From Southwest Suburbs:

  1. Take I-55 N/STEVENSON EXPY N toward CHICAGO.
  2. Take the I-90 W/RYAN EXPY/I-94 W exit- EXIT 292Atoward WISCONSIN.
  3. Merge onto I-90 W/I-94 W via EXIT 53A toward WISCONSIN.
  4. Take the EAST OHIO ST exit- EXIT 50B .08 Miles
  5. Stay STRAIGHT to go onto OHIO ST
  6. Turn LEFT onto N LA SALLE BLVD/N LA SALLE ST Go 1.25 Miles
  7. Turn LEFT onto W NORTH AVE/IL-64
  8. Go West, 2 blocks To North Park Ave.
  9. Turn Right, North on North Park Ave 2 Blocks to Art Fair Entrance

From South Suburbs:

  1. Merge onto I-57 N.
  2. Merge onto I-94 W toward CHICAGO LOOP
  3. Take the EAST OHIO ST exit- EXIT 50B .08 Miles
  4. Stay STRAIGHT to go onto OHIO ST
  5. Turn LEFT onto N LA SALLE BLVD/N LA SALLE ST Go 1.25 Miles
  6. Turn LEFT onto W NORTH AVE/IL-64
  7. Go West, 2 blocks To North Park Ave.
  8. Turn Right, North on North Park Ave 2 Blocks to Art Fair Entrance

From Chicago South:

  1. Go NORTH on US-41 N/S LAKE SHORE DR
  2. Take the IL-64/LASALLE DR ramp toward NORTH AVE.
  3. Turn LEFT onto W LA SALLE DR/IL-64. Continue to follow IL-64.
  4. Turn RIGHT onto W NORTH AVE/IL-64
  5. Go West, 2 blocks To North Park Ave.
  6. Turn Right, North on North Park Ave 2 Blocks to Art Fair Entrance

From Chicago North:

  1. Go SOUTH on US-41 N/S LAKE SHORE DR
  2. Take the IL-64/LASALLE DR ramp toward NORTH AVE
  3. Turn Right onto W LA SALLE DR/IL-64. Continue to follow IL-64.
  4. Turn RIGHT onto W NORTH AVE/IL-64
  5. Go West, 2 blocks To North Park Ave.
  6. Turn Right, North on North Park Ave 2 Blocks to Art Fair Entrance

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Parking Garages

Pipers Alley Parking 222 West North Ave, (312) 337-0436
Lincoln Park / History Museum Stockton and LaSalle, (773) 549-3145

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