DIRECTIONS & PARKING
We’re committed to once again providing the information you need to get safely to and from Fair Saint Louis for this year’s festivities July 4, 5, & 6.
Wherever your trip originates, and whether you choose to take MetroLink, bike or drive to the Fair, we’ll make sure you have a clear route to make your trip as smooth as possible to enjoy America’s Biggest Birthday Party.
Planned Highway Closures
With the Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT), we have announced the planned closure of Walnut Street to traffic from both I-44 and the Poplar Street Bridge (I-40/64) beginning on July 1 at 4:00 a.m. for the duration of Fair Saint Louis. Walnut Street is scheduled to re-open on July 9 at 5:00 a.m.
We understand this may be an inconvenience and we hope you will help us minimize frustrations by utilizing the routes listed below to access the downtown area.
Other City Street Closures:
Closing at 4 am on July 1 and will re-open at 4 am on July 9
Northbound Memorial Drive from Walnut to Poplar
Walnut Street exit off I-44 and the Poplar Street bridge (I-40/64)
Closing at 4 am on July 1 and will re-open at 8 pm on July 9
Walnut Street from Memorial Drive to 4th Street
Closing July 2 at 6:00 am and will re-open on July 8 at 6:00 am
Market Street from Broadway to Memorial
Market Street from Memorial Drive to 4th Street
Northbound Memorial Drive from Walnut to Market
Fourth Street from Walnut to Chestnut
Closing at 6:00 am on July 4 and will re-open at 10 pm on July 6
Washington from First Street to Second Street
Biking to the Fair is a great option. Bike parking is available in permanent locations in Kiener Plaza and Luther Ely Smith Square.
FAIR SAINT LOUIS IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR LOST, STOLEN, OR DAMAGED PROPERTY.
Fairgoers will be able to utilize ride sharing apps like Lyft and Uber.
Fairgoers will be able to catch a cab at the dedicated Taxi Stand located at the southwest corner of the intersection of Market and Broadway.
PAY ATTENTION TO ROAD SIGNS. SOME ROADS AND EXITS WILL BE CLOSED THE WEEK OF THE FAIR.
PLEASE RESPECT THE NEIGHBORHOODS
BE RESPECTFUL OF BUSINESSES POSTING “NO PUBLIC PARKING” ON THEIR PARKING LOTS
PARK SMART – LEAVE NO VALUABLES IN YOUR CAR
THANK YOU AND ENJOY THE FAIR!