Ann Arbor Area Convention & Visitors Bureau - The Ann Arbor Art Fairs
Ann Arbor Art Fair Transportation

Visitors to the Ann Arbor Art Fair are encouraged to use the A2 Art Trolley to shuttle between the Fairs and around Ann Arbor with ease.

  • Trolley links all fairs (see map for stops)
  • Ride-All-Day tickets are $1.

Art Fair visitors can choose from several different parking options. Please be advised that Downtown Ann Arbor structures and lots fill up quickly.

  Art Fair Trolley 
  • Trolley links all fairs (see map for stops).
  • Trolley tickets (ride all day), $1. (see map for Trolley stops)
  • Five and younger ride free
 Parking and Park & Ride Options 

ALL PARK & RIDE SHUTTLES

  • Frequency & Service: 10-15 minutes
  • Wed-Fri 9am-10pm; Sat 9am-7pm
  • Five and younger ride free
  • Pets not allowed; service animals welcome
AAATA ArtFairRide Shuttle (www.theride.org)
  • Two locations: Pioneer High School and Briarwood Mall
  • Parking free
  • Round-trip $3; One-way $1.50
  • Students & Fare Deal cardholders, One-way $.75
  • Senior/ADA cardholders ride free
  • Shuttle stops: Main Street at William and State St. at Madison (see map for stops/routes)
  • Buses return to both parking locations from either shuttle bus stop 

Trinity Westside & Northside Art Fair Park & Ride Shuttles

  • Parking free
  • Round-trip $3
  • Westside: Maple Village (155 N. Maple Rd, 48103) * Shuttle Stops: Washington at Main and at State
  • Northside: Huron High School (2727 Fuller Rd, 48105) *Shuttle Stops: Washington at Fletcher and Forest at S. University
  • (see map for stops)

Buses & Trolley are wheelchair accessible and air-conditioned. 

 
Parking at Downtown Structures & Lots

Convenient parking in downtown Ann Arbor structures and lots is $12 per day. Parking is also offered at area churches, schools, and other organizations throughout downtown; rates vary. Parking structures and lots may fill quickly, so consider using the shuttles. To view and print maps of parking lots and structures, click here.

Parking Structure Locations:

Advance Parking Reservations:

  • Park n Party is a way to reserve your parking spot in advance for an entire day in any of the downtown Republic Parking structures
  • Visit ParknParty.com to make your reservations

Metered Lot Locations:

Parking meters are located on most downtown streets, and include 30 minute, 1 hour and 2 hour meters. Cost: $1.00/hour, Monday through Saturday, 8am-6pm.

  • 325 Depot St. - 35 spaces
  • Broadway Bridge Lot - 18 spaces, 2 handicap
  • Community High - 83 spaces, 4 handicap (open to public on weekends only, weekdays in summer when school is out)
  • Farmer's Market - 75 spaces, 3 handicap (closed on market days: Wednesdays and Saturdays, April - December; Saturdays only, January - April)
  • Fourth & Catherine - 49 spaces, 3 handicap
  • Kerrytown - 25 spaces, 1 handicap (closed on market days: Wednesdays and Saturdays, April - December;Saturdays only, January - April)
  • Main & Ann - 46 spaces, 2 handicap
  • Main & William - 23 spaces, 1 handicap

Attended Lots:

Automated Lots: