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Mississippi Street Fair - Saturday July 13th, 2024
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM

Fair Info

Getting Here & Parking

Drive: Interstate 5
  • I5 North to Alberta Street exit, right off exit, right onto N Albina Ave.
  • I5 South to Alberta Street exit, left off exit, right onto N Albina Ave.
Surface Streets
  • North: via MLK or Williams to N Fremont or Skidmore and head west
  • South: via MLK ,Vancouver, Albina to N Skidmore and head east
  • Interstate Ave: To N Mississippi or head east on N Skidmore


  • Bus: #4: Exit at stop at N Skidmore and Mississippi or stops on N Borthwick (detour route)
  • Max Yellow Line: Overlook stop, then east over the Failing Street pedestrian bridge. Skidmore Stop, then east on Skidmore


  • On street parking.
  • Paid parking at the Boise Elliot School. Enter via N Fremont and Kerby. Proceeds benefit the school.
  • Paid parking at the SEI School. Enter via N Failing. Proceeds benefit the school.
Please be respective of driveways, handicap zones, other no parking zones. Parking enforcement will be out. 

 Street Closure Info

Time: 5:00 am to Midnight Streets Closed: N. Mississippi Ave between N. Cook and N. Skidmore Ave N. Beech, N Failing, N Shaver, N Mason between N. Michigan and N. Albina Alleys: Local access to the Michigan and Albina alleyways will be maintained throughout the event. Exception: One way alley access from N Fremont to Beech Detour: N Mississippi Ave detour is on Borthwick Ave Parking: Please park off these street blocks during the street closure. Courtesy tow area is N Failing at Michigan and N Mason at Albina.

Other FAQ

Information: Located at N Mississippi and Shaver Pets: Best to leave the dog at home. It’s warm and crowded. If you must, animals must be leashed and under control. Pro Tip: Dog pool is at Salty’s Pet Supply Kids: We are very family friendly. Visit the Kids Zone, or the Kids Stage at Mississippi Pizza. Smoking: The fair is a public space, so all applicable smoking laws apply. Please be respectful. Weather: The fair is a rain or shine event. Vendors: