Getting Around the Festival

42nd Annual Peter Anderson Arts & Crafts Festival
Saturday, November 7 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sunday, November 8 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Downtown Ocean Springs, Mississippi

Situated in the heart of downtown Ocean Springs, this award winning festival showcases more than 400 artists, crafters and food vendor booths underneath the live oak trees and surrounded by hundreds of locally owned shops, restaurants and galleries. Live music, artist demonstrations and more are part of this fun, family weekend event.

GETTING TO THE FESTIVAL –

Park n Ride is NOT available this year.  We highly recommend you taking advantage of the park and walk locations. Parking on private property or on the sides of the streets on Bienville Boulevard is not permitted.

PARK N’ WALK OPTIONS

No bus transportation will be available this year.  We encourage all to park at the Ocean Springs Upper Elementary and Oak Park Elementary off of Government Street/ Holcomb Blvd and walk to the entrances.  Downtown Golf Carts will be at the lots to pick up family units and take to the entrances. They will work for tips. Masks are required and family units are to social distance.

Upper Elementary and Oak Park School Parking

2300 Government Street

  • Free Parking
  • No shuttles this year
  • Drop off locations are at Government Street entrance and Porter Avenue entrance

Directions: Take Exit 50 off I-10, South to Bienville Blvd (Hwy 90), left (East) on Bienville Blvd, right onto Holcomb Blvd. At first stop sign, elementary schools will be on left and right, south side of Government Street.

Take Exit 57 off I-10, South to Bienville Blvd (Hwy 90), right (West) onto Bienville Blvd, left onto Holcomb Blvd. At first stop sign, elementary schools will be on left and right, south side of Government Street.

Greyhound Stadium Parking (WILL NOT BE USED THIS YEAR)

1005 Hanley Road

  • No Parking

Directions: Take Exit 50 off I-10, South to Bienville Blvd (Hwy 90), left (East) onto Bienville Blvd, right onto Hanley Road (near Big Lots), stadium on left.

Take Exit 57 off I-10, South to Bienville Blvd (Hwy 90), right (West) onto Bienville Blvd, left onto Hanley Road.

Parking on side streets are not allowed!
Wheelchair accessible drop off location includes the Porter Avenue entrance. See map for details.

INFORMATION BOOTHS

Information booths are located at four main entrances to the festival (see map for specific locations).