Metro Transit Free Pass

Metro Transit, Art-A-Whirl free bus rides

Ride To Art-A-Whirl for FREE with Metro Transit!

NEMAA is proud to announce our continued partnership with Metro Transit.

Visitors may  print out a FREE Metro Transit pass for easy access to and around Art-A-Whirl. The pass is valid system wide, so any bus or lightrail route is valid. The pass will be available for download on this page two weeks prior to the event. Print it out and use it to ride for free on:

  • Friday, May 20, from 4 pm - 11 pm
  • Saturday, May 21, from 11 am - 9 pm
  • Sunday, May 22, from 11 am - 6 pm

Plan your trip!  Call 612-373-3333 or visit


Some suggestions:

Depart from a Park and Ride lot or landmark location, and arrive near the intersection of Marshall St NE & Broadway St NE in Northeast Minneapolis just one block South from an information booth and trolley stop! Download the 2015 Art-A-Whirl map. 

  • Mall of America (Bloomington)
  • Ridgedale Mall (Minnetonka)
  • Southdale Mall (Edina)
  • Colleges and Universities
  • Nothstar Locations
  • Libraries
  • Museums, and more!


Photo Credit: Jerry Mathiason