Please note from August 12 – 29, 2012, the following road closures will be in effect. The Fringe Festival sends a big thank you to our residential and business neighbours for their understanding.
- 104 (northbound lane) from 82 to 86 Avenues will be closed to vehicle traffic;
- 83, 84, and 85 Avenues between 103 and 104 streets will be closed to vehicle traffic;
- 104 St (southbound lane) and 103 St (northbound lane) are reduced to 30 km/h.
The 85 Avenue recycle station will move east of End Steel Park on Tommy Banks Way from August 13 – August 31.
PARKING at the Fringe site is extremely limited, so car travel is not recommended.
Consider the following travel options when coming to the Fringe:
Hoof it! Most venues are within walking distance.
|View Bicycle Parking Lot locations|
Edmonton Bicycle Commuters’ Society bicycle parking lots are located:
- South of 85 th Avenue on 104 th Street (by Knox Church)
- 104th Street / 84th Avenue (the Edmonton Public Library’s Strathcona Branch).
Come by the EBC tent at Knox Church on Fridays between 3 PM and 7 PM for free bicycle tune-ups and how-to’s. Be advised that parking areas are not always monitored.
Getting to the Fringe on ETS: www.takeETS.com
Routes # 4, 7, 52, 57 and 94 [system maps] stop along Whyte Avenue close to the Fringe site.
Regular fares: [effective Feb. 1, 2012]
|CASH||TICKET PACK (10)|
(6 to 17 yrs)
|ETS Day Pass
|Using an ETS Day Pass, a family is able to travel on
ETS (bus and LRT) all day, on any one day of the week.
The cost of an ETS Day Pass is $8.55.
Up to four children (ages 12 and under) accompanied by an adult can ride ETS all day using an ETS Day Pass. ETS does not produce a specific family pass.
ETS operators do not carry change, so if you plan to pay cash, please have the correct amount.
ETS Information: dial 311 or email@example.com
From outside Edmonton city limits: 780-442-5311
ETS Trip Planner* [on right sidebar]
*In the “To Landmark” section, type in Fringe Theatre Adventures.
Trips can also be planned by telephone through an ETS information operator: 780-496-1611.
Weekdays: 6:30 AM to 9 PM
Saturdays, Sundays, holidays: 8 AM to 5:30 PM
24-hour trip planning service is available through automated telephone system, BusLink: 780-496-1600
Search ETS Bus Stop schedules
View ETS Trip Planner widget
View ETS System maps
View 2012 Late Night Service Schedule
View Route Frequency Index [operating times and approximate frequency in minutes of ETS transit routes]
ETS Tools for Mobile Devices
ETS To Go | A mobile website for the ETS Trip Planner, Bus Stop Schedule, Saved Locations and @takeETSalert Twitter feed is optimized for use with smart phones (best results with native browsers on iPhone, iPad, and Android).
Apps for ETS
Transit on Google Maps
ETS Text Messaging Service
Bus detours are as follows:
|Route 52 will detour as follows:|
|When Northbound on 104 Street at 82 Avenue Detour:
East on 82 Avenue, North on Gateway Boulevard, West on 86 Avenue, North on 104 Street, Back to Route.
|Closed Bus Stops|
|2632: 104 Street / 82 Avenue (North Bound)
2796: 104 Street / 82 Avenue (North Bound)
|Temporary Bus Stops|
|2675: 104 Street / 86 Avenue (North Bound)
2849: 104 Street / 81 Avenue (North Bound)
You can catch a FREE RIDE HOME after 6 PM every day of the Fringe courtesy of ETS.
Edmonton Transit would like to thank you for taking transit to the Fringe by offering a ticket to ride home.
GET TO and from THE FRINGE ON ETS: Routes 4, 7, 52, 57 and 94 stop along Whyte Avenue close to the Fringe site.
|ETS INFORMATION: Call 311
BUS LINK: 780-496-1600
TRIP PLANNER: www.takeETS.com
EDMONTON RADIAL RAILWAY SOCIETY (ERRS) STREETCAR
Experience part of Edmonton's history on the High Level Bridge line. Ride a historic streetcar to and from the Fringe site.
Hours during the 2012 Fringe Festival:
From Grandin Station [109 St. & 100 Ave.] to Fringe Festival site [Gateway Blvd. & 84 Ave.]
11:20 AM to 10 PM [starts at 9:20 AM on Saturdays]
From Fringe Festival site to Grandin Station
11 AM to 9:40 PM [starts at 9 AM on Saturdays]