Boston Performing and Visual Arts Fair


 Location & Hours


Boston University - Fuller Building
855 Commonwealth Avenue
Boston, MA 02215

Fair Hours:
Tuesday, September 24, 2013
7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Set-up Hours:
Tuesday, September 24, 2013
5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.

List of Colleges Attending


 For Exhibitors

Exhibitor Parking*: Parking is located at the Agganis Arena Lot on 925 Commonwealth Avenue.  Hours for parking are 7:00am - 11:00pm.  Parking is $12 (one-time fee).

Shipping Address:
Materials should be shipped to ARRIVE between Monday, September 16th - Monday, September 23rd.  Please clearly mark all packages:

Boston University
Mail Services
Attn: PVA
120 Ashford Street
Boston, MA 02215

(Your Name/Institution)
Hold for NACAC Performing and Visual Arts College Fair
Tuesday, September 24, 2013

Recommended Hotels:
Courtyard Boston Brookline
40 Webster Street, Coolidge Corner
Brookline, Massachusetts

Holiday Inn - Boston/Brookline
1200 Beacon Street
Brookline, MA

Inn at Longwood
342 Longwood Avenue
Fenway Kenmore
Boston, MA 02115


Transportation, Directions and Parking:

From South or West of Boston: Take the Massachusetts Turnpike (I-90) east to Exit 18.  Alliston/Cambridge (exit left).  Follow signs to Cambridge to the second set of lights.  Turn right at the lights; this is Soldiers Field Road/Storrow Drive.  Exit Storrow Drive at the Kenmore exit.  Keep left into Kenmore Square, then beare right onto Commonwealth Avenue.

From Southeast of Boston: Take I-93/Route 3 (Southeast Expressway) north to Boston.  Exit onto Storrow Drive (Exit 26).  Continue on Storrow Drie to the Kenmore exit. Keep left into Kenmore Square, then bear right onto Commonwealth Avenue.

From the North of Boston: Take Route 1-A south through the Sumner Tunnel.  Follow signs onto the Expressway north.  Take the Back Bay/Storrow Drive exit, and follow signs onto Storrow Drive.  Continue on Storrow Drive to the Kenmore exit.  Keep left into Kenmore Square, then bear right onto Commonwealth Avenue.

Local directions coming from the Kenmore Square/Commonwealth Avenue exit off Storrow Drive: At the first set of traffic lights, turn right onto Beacon Street.  At this point, the road forks; keep left into Kenmore Square,then bear right onto Commonwealth Avenue.  808 Commonwealth Avenue is located at the corner of Commonwealth Avenue and Essex Street (the road that crosses the BU Bridge).  No left turn is allowed on Essex, so continue through the intersection and proceed to St. Paul Street, where you can make a U-turn.

Coming from Boston Transit? Take the green line to Boston University West Station.

Flying into Boston? Book your Super Shuttle transportation online using the discount code: NACAC and save 10%.

 Workshop Information

6:10 p.m. - 6:50 p.m.   
Navigating the Audition/Portfolio Process at Performing and Visual Arts Schools    
Location: College of Fine Arts Room 500 at 855 Commonwealth Avenue