Old Town Art Fair Parking, Directions and Maps

Not to be confused with the Wells Street Art Festival held nearby on the same weekend

    • Public Transportation (YOUR BEST BET!)

      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
      2. Avenue/Halsted Stop.
      3. Exit Subway
      4. Walk East, Right ½ mile to Sedgwick.
      5. 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.
    • 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
    • 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
    • Parking Garages

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

    2016 Old Town Art Fair Map

    2016 Garden Walk Map