Indiana State Fair

Driving & Parking Information for the Indiana State Fair

Indiana State Fair is located at 1202 E. 38th St. Indianapolis and there are several locations where you can park your vehicle conveniently. These locations include the fairgrounds parking, bicycle parking, and even a few parking lots that are providing the facilities of accessible parking. All the advanced parking reservations will be done online. IndyGo provides public transportation services that charge $1.75 per ride. Learn more about the fair and parking lot hours, rates, spaces, and scheduled shuttle bus service. Plan your visit to the Indiana State Fair by analyzing the above-mentioned aspects to avoid any inconvenience.

Hours:

Indiana School for the Deaf Parking Lot Hours
  • 6 AM – 7:45 PM Friday, Saturday, Sunday
  • 9 AM – 7:45 PM Wednesday & Thursday
South Lot Parking Lot Hours
  • Closed on Wednesdays and Fridays, excluding August 6
  • OPENS at 2 PM on THURSDAYS
  • Saturday and Sunday: 6 AM – 7:45 PM

For the queries related to the fairgrounds, parking, and events, you can also contact the Indiana State Fair by sending them an email at events@indianastatefair.com

DRIVING DIRECTIONS:

 

From the North

Via I-65 (Chicago, IL)
  • Take Exit 119 to West 38th Street. Continue 4.5 miles and the Indiana State Fairgrounds & Event Center will be on your left.
Via I-69 (Fort Wayne, IN)
  • I-69 becomes Binford Boulevard in Indianapolis. After 6 miles, Binford Boulevard becomes Fall Creek Parkway. From Fall Creek Parkway, turn Right on East 38th Street, and the Indiana State Fairgrounds & Event Center will be on your right.

From the South

Via I-65 (Louisville, KY)
  • Merge onto I-70 East. Take Exit 85B to North Keystone Avenue. Turn Left on East 38th Street and the Indiana State Fairgrounds & Event Center will be ahead on your right.

From the East

Via I-70 (Columbus, OH)
  • Take Exit 85 to Keystone Avenue and turn Right. Turn Left on East 38th Street and the Indiana State Fairgrounds & Event Center will be ahead on your right.
Via I-74 (Cincinnati, OH)
  • Merge onto I-465 North. Take Exit 44A to I-70 West. Take Exit 85 to Keystone Avenue and turn Right. Turn Left on East 38th Street and the Indiana State Fairgrounds & Event Center will be ahead on your right.

From the West

Via I-70 (St. Louis, MO)
  • Take Exit 85B to North Keystone Avenue. Turn Left on East 38th Street and the Indiana State Fairgrounds & Event Center will be ahead on your right.
Via I-74 (Danville, IL)
  • Merge onto I-465 North. Take Exit 17 to West 38th Street. Turn Right on West 38th Street and continue 7 miles to the Indiana State Fairgrounds & Event Center on your left.