Where do I park?
Free Parking. Free Parking, with free shuttle service to and from the Fair, can be found at the following locations (the map below displays all the free parking sites with shuttle service - highlighted in blue):
The State Fairgrounds - 1201 E 38th St. - Patrons are encouraged to use the Fairgrounds as parking option #1 due to its vast parking area and easy shuttle service along 38th St.
Light of the World Church - 4646 N Michigan Rd.
Major Taylor Velodrome - 3649 Cold Spring Rd.
Paid Parking. A limited number of paid parking spots are available on a first come first served basis on Newfields' campus for $30 per vehicle, until the lot is full. For paid parking, please use Newfields' main entrance along 38th Street, located at 1300 W. 38th St.
Please note that beginning this year, there will be no Penrod parking nor shuttle service at Butler University or Crown Hill.
Is there bicycle parking?
Yes. “Pedal & Park” operates a free bike corral for those patrons who want to ride their bikes to the Fair. The corral will be located off the Central Canal Towpath at the Pony Truss Bridge (Red Bridge) entrance to the Newfields campus.
How much are tickets?
Friday Evening with Penrod: $175 online or at the gate! Advance tickets for Evening with Penrod can be purchased from our home page.
Saturday Art Fair: Advanced tickets can be purchased from our our home page, and all in-store locations (listed below) are $15. You can also purchase tickets the day of event for $20 at any gate.
Do children need tickets?
Admission to the Penrod Arts Fair is FREE for kids who are 10 years old and younger.
Evening with Penrod is only for ticket holders that are 21 and over.
Where do I get tickets?
You can purchase your tickets from the links above! You can also purchase advanced tickets at participating Hubbard & Cravens and at Newfields. Tickets are also available at the gates on the day of the event.
What time do the gates open on Saturday?
The Penrod Arts Fair begins at 9:00 am on the day of the Fair.
What time does the fair close on Saturday?
The Penrod Arts Fair closes at 5:00 pm on the day of the Fair.
Is there a list of Fair artists?
Yes, it can be found on via this link!
Is there a Map of the Fairgrounds?
The 2018 Arts Fair is on the Newfields campus.
Day of Fair Map – Click HERE!
Is there a list of the Entertainment lineup?
Every year, the Penrod Arts Fair offers a variety of live entertainment.
2018 Brochure with Entertainment lineup found within HERE! Please note that this link will update with 2018 information as soon as it is finalized.
Is there a list of food and beverage vendors?
Every year, the Penrod Arts Fair offers a variety of food and beverage vendors. 2018 Brochure with food and beverage vendors can be found HERE! Please note that this link will update with 2018 information as soon as it is finalized.