Parking Close to the Festival
Parking regulations are vigorously enforced throughout Lakeview East.
During the festival, Roscoe, Aldine and Buckingham will temporarily become two-way streets.
Residential parking restrictions prohibit non-residents from parking after 6 pm. In the district. Cubs night baseball games have restricted parking. Visitors can park with temporary passes affixed to their windshield, available at the Aldermen’s offices. Beware of tow zones, street-sweeping dates and snow plow lanes.
Most commercial streets have metered parking; hours and rates vary throughout the area. The ParkChicago mobile and web application can also be used to pay for parking on your smartphone or on your desktop computer. Rates are $2.00 per hour in most areas of the city (Outside of the Loop and Central Business District) and you must display a paid ticket from the pay boxes in your front windshield, unless you pay by phone.
Nearby Parking Facilities
Most public parking facilities offer discounted monthly parking rates. Contact them individually for rates or more information.
Chicago vehicle stickers are required for vehicles within the city limits for 30 days or longer. In the 44th and 46th wards, you must have a residential parking permit or a guest permit, available at the Alderman’s offices. Enforcement times vary. For more information, contact the 44th Ward office at (773) 525-6034 and/or the 46th Ward office at (773) 878-4646.