Visiting Hyde Park


Parking at the University of Chicago can be hard to find, though visitor parking will be open for the entire duration of the Festival. The University's parking map shows all available parking on campus. Visitor parking is marked with a capital letter P.


Festival attendees from out of town are encouraged to stay at the Hyatt Place Chicago-South/University Medical center, which has kindly offered a 10% discount redeemable at the following link: Click Here


During daytime workshops, breakfast and lunch food will be available for sale by the Folklore Society. For dinner, The Office of Campus and Student Life has a dining section in their Neighborhood Guide.

A Bit of History