FREE Parking & Shuttle service for the Taste of Polonia Festival

Park for free at the Irish American Heritage Center located at 4626 N Knox Ave., Chicago, IL 60630

The shuttles are comfortable, air conditioned, and will transport festival guests in both directions.  A sign will mark the shuttle pick up spot at the  SOUTH LOT   of the Irish American Heritage Center.  

Taste of Polonia Festival, free festival parking, free music festival parking


  • Friday: 1st pick-up 5 pm >>>>>last pick up from TOP at Avondale & Lawrence is at 10:30 pm
  • Saturday: 1st pick-up 12 pm >>>>>last pick up from TOP at Avondale & Lawrence is at 10:30 pm
  • Sunday: 1st pick-up 12 pm >>>>>> last pick up from TOP at Avondale & Lawrence is at 10:30 pm
  • Monday: 1st pick-up 12 pm >>>>>>last pick up from TOP at Avondale & Lawrence is at 9:30 pm

Parking with Shuttle - FREE

Taste of Polonia Festival Shuttle Stop

Shuttle Stop at N Avondale

Additional LIMITED Free parking: (click on map below – BROWN marker)

Hoyne Savings Bank, 4729 N. Milwaukee Ave., Chicago, IL 60630 Fri. After 5 pm Sat. after 1 pm Sun. & Mon. – all day

$$$  Pay to Park (see map below)

Area options range from $12 to $20 & are out of our control. (click map below for directions)

  • Veteran’s Square Underground Parking
    4849 N. Lipps Ave. Chicago, IL 60630
  • VIP ( open to all ) “Close in Parking”
    5211 W. Lawrence Ave. Chicago, IL 60630
  • See GREEN markers on the map below


Click on map for larger view and more details.

Taste of Polonia Festival parking map, Top parking map

Public Transportation to the Festival

JEFFERSON PARK Terminal, only 1 block away

Click links below for schedules:

    CTA bus


    PULSE Route 270 – Milwaukee Avenue

    METRA Northwest Line

    CTA Blue Line

    Lawrence Bus # 81 – Stops in front of building

Public Trans to Taste of Polonia


We STRONGLY encourage you to use PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION or the Free Shuttle from the Irish American Heritage Center.

The festival takes place ON and AROUND the streets surrounding the Copernicus Center (see Festival Map)

The Center is located at 5216 W Lawrence Ave, Chicago, IL 60630.

parking taste of polonia chicago music festival

Proceeds of the Taste of Polonia Festival benefit the nonprofit work of the Copernicus Foundation, a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization. Thank You for your support! Learn more about our nonprofit at THIS LINK.

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