VISITOR INFO

Table of Contents

Parking & Road Closures 

Greener Art Beat 

TCU Lounge

IU Alumni

Community Art Project

Indiana Trust

Maps & Booths

After Parties

Visitor Survey

Special Thanks

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Parking & Road Closures

STREET CLOSURES

Wayne/Jefferson will both be closed from MLK to St. Louis. St. Louis will be closed from Jefferson to Wayne.

PARKING

On-street parking is free throughout downtown on weekends. The Main St. Garage, Wayne St. Garage, and Leighton Garage will also offer free parking, as well as AM General, Crowe LLC, Peoplelink Staffing, TCU, and Zion Church. The Century Center lot will also be available for parking for a small fee. 

Designated handicapped parking  will be available in the Crowe LLC lot and in the AM Genreral Lot.

 

A Greener Art Beat

Art Beat Beat 2022 is proud to partner with the City of South Bend's Office of Sustainability to create a greener Art Beat by offering recycling and a water bottle filling station (located in the Howard Park Culinary Village); reusable water bottles are available for purchase by the water station and at the DTSB Info Booths for $5.

 
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TCU Lounge

TCU is the proud presenting sponsor for Art Beat 2022. Visit the TCU Lounge in Plaza Park for giveaways and a chance to relax in the shade!

Merch

Visit the Art Beat Info Booths located at MLK & Wayne and Jefferson & St. Louis to check out 2022 Art Beat merchandise: Commemorative Prints ($5) and Art Beat Shirts ($15), plus vintage Art Beat prints and shirts. South Bend postcards and buttons will also be available for purchase.  

 
 
 

IU Alumni

The following Art Beat 2022 participants are IU alums. Visit the IUSB booth for info on how you can earn a prize by visiting these IU alum booths!

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Cessna Designs

C200, C202

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Harper Court Art

F190

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Kaitlyn Elise Studio

C171

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KP Art Studio + Perry Vine Wines

F186

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La Grotesquerie

C214, C216

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Malawi Matters

C173

Pottery Workshop

Mona Coalter Ceramics

B112

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Palomo Pottery

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Sassy Artist Kimberley

C163

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The Olive Tale

F184

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Thomas Zuber Fine Art

F180

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Until Every Piece Fits

A29, A31

Concrete Wall

Melody and Adam Foster

C147, C149

Learn More
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Ernestine M. Raclin School of the Arts

A58, A60

Learn More

Also, see performances by the Delayed Signal and Ernestine the M. Raclin School of the Arts at IU South Bend. Additional information about performances can be found here. 

Indiana Trust

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Art Beat 2022 is honored to be chosen as an Arts Trust Project by the Indiana Arts Commission! Each year, one exemplary Arts Project Support Grant is chosen in each county across the state, and we are honored to have Art Beat selected this year. 

 

Art Beat After Parties

Art Beat ends at 7:00 p.m., but the downtown excitement does not! Head to these places when Art Beat is over:

 
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Dainty Maid Food Hall

9:00 p.m. - Midnight 

Featuring live music by Chuck Fry & HeyZeus.

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Ironhand Wine Bar 

7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.

Featuring live music by Kennedy’s Kitchen and 50% off bottles of MI Cabernet Franc, and chef’s features.

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Celtic After Party at Fiddler's Hearth

7:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.

Featuring live music by Soltre as well as food and drink specials.

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Cool Runnings Grand Opening 

9:00 p.m. - Midnight 

Join Cool Runnings Restaurant & Bar as they celebrate their grand opening in their new location, with live reggae music by Yard Squad.

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South Bend Symphony Orchestra: Community Foundation Performing Arts Series

7:00 p.m. 

The South Bend Symphony Orchestra will be presenting a full concert with a musical theme of love and passion, as well as a special preview of their upcoming performance of “West Side Story” with South Bend Civic Theatre this October. 

Special Thanks

Special Thanks to All of the Art Beat volunteers, including Adams High School Boys & Girls Cross Country Team, plus Art Beat parking partners - AM General , Crowe LLC, Matthews LLC, Peoplelink Staffing, TCU, and Zion Church. Additional thanks to Koontz Wagner for powering up our Culinary Village. Thanks to Barnaby's, Tree House, River Valley Farmer's Market, SBVPA, Unique Boutique, and Hammer & Quill for welcome bag donations, as well as Cinco 5 International, Einstein Bros. Bagels, and Bruno's Pizza for donating volunteer food. Last but not least, we thank the City of South Bend Engineering, Traffic & Lighting, Bobby, South Bend Police, South Bend Fire, and Streets Departments.

 
 

FAQs

When and how long will Art Beat 2022 run?

Art Beat 2022 is scheduled for August 20, 11:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.

What streets are inaccessible during Art Beat?

Wayne/Jefferson will both be closed from MLK to St. Louis. St. Louis will be closed from Jefferson to Wayne.

Where are the best places to park?

On-street parking is free throughout downtown on weekends. The Main St. Garage, Wayne St. Garage, and Leighton Garage will also offer free parking. Free parking will also be available at the Crowe parking lot (except the small, northern lot reserved for employees), the AM General lot, the Peoplelink lot, and the Zion/Howard Park lot. Handicapped parking will be available in the Crowe lot and the AM General lot. The Century Center lot will also be available for parking for a small fee. See the parking map above with these parking options.

How much does it cost to attend Art Beat?

Art Beat is a free event!

Where can I find the nearest restroom?

Look for the “R” on the map to find your nearest restroom.

Can I bring my pets?

Yes so long as they do not pose harm to other guests and remain on a leash. Please pick up after your pets as well.

Is this event accessible?

Yes, the event is wheelchair accessible.

How do I contact an artist?

You can email Kylie at kcarter@downtownsouthbend.com and she will contact the artist for you.

Where can I find ATM machines?

The nearest ATMs can be found at the TCU branch at 823 E. Jefferson Blvd and inside the Century Center. TCU is the presenting sponsor for Art Beat 2022.

What restaurants are nearby?

Downtown South Bend is home to over 50 dining establishments. You can find a list and map by clicking here.

SPONSORS

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