Parts of Como Avenue between Highway 280 and the St. Anthony Park Branch Library at 2245 Como Avenue will be under construction during the summer of 2018. Watch for the detour signs that will get you around construction and to where you want to be. Como Avenue at the library will be open and the Arts Festival is a go!
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Coming from the east or the west, Como Avenue has bike lanes marked off. Coming from the south, Raymond Ave also has bike lanes, and you can connect with Como Avenue to get to the arts festival. Coming from the north, there aren't any bike lanes marked, and Cleveland Ave is your best bet, again connecting with Como Avenue. The U of M Transitway provides a great shortcut from Minneapolis. There are bike racks available along Como Avenue near the arts festival.
Metro Transit's Route 3 runs right through the festival along Como Avenue. Get off at either Doswell or Carter Avenues.
To get to the Arts Festival site at 2245 Como Avenue:
- From the west, exit Highway 280 at Como Avenue, and go east on Como. There will be detour signs that will direct you through the neighborhood to get around the construction.
- From the east, exit Snelling Avenue at Como Avenue, and go west on Como.
- From the north, follow Cleveland Avenue to Como Avenue, and go west on Como.
- From the south, follow Raymond Avenue to Como Avenue, and go west on Como.
Parking is available on streets throughout the neighborhood - please observe posted signs. All parking is free.