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 2 weeks prior to the event on this page, use it to ride for free on:

  • Friday, May 15, from 4 pm - 11 pm
  • Saturday, May 16, from 11 am - 9 pm
  • Sunday, May 17, 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