DIRECTIONS and PARKING – THE PFI

DIRECTIONS and PARKING

How do I get to the PFI Historic Park?
For GPS users, the best address is 3691 Sarah’s Lane, Ellicott City, MD 21043.

In the summer, Chesapeake Shakespeare Company performs outdoors at the PFI Historic Park in Howard County, Md. The park, home to the ruins of a 19th-century girls’ school, is located on a picturesque hillside above Ellicott City’s historic Main Street. The gates will open 90 minutes before the performance for picnics, family-friendly activities and The Show Before the Show.

Directions
From Columbia and the South: Take Route 29 North to Route 40 East. Turn right at Rogers Avenue. After 1 mile, where Rogers Avenue splits off on the right, bear left and continue straight on the main road, which becomes Courthouse Drive. This road ends at the large Courthouse parking lot.

From Baltimore and the North: Take Route 70 West to Route 29 South (exit on the left). Then take Route 40 East and turn right onto Rogers Avenue. Proceed as above. After 1 mile, where Rogers Avenue splits off on the right, bear left and continue straight on the main road, which becomes Courthouse Drive. This road ends at the large Courthouse parking lot.

From the West: Take Route 70 East to Route 29 South. Take Route 40 East and turn right onto Rogers Avenue.  After 1 mile, where Rogers Avenue splits off on the right, bear left and continue straight on the main road, which becomes Courthouse Drive. This road ends at the large Courthouse parking lot.

To PFI Historic Park
To PFI Historic Park

Where should I park?
Free parking is available in the Courthouse parking lot.

Follow the signs for Chesapeake Shakespeare Company, and walk up the hill about 1/5 mile to the ticket gate. For everyone’s safety, please walk on the sidewalk or on shoulders designated by reflective cones.Please note: The PFI entrance is NOT across from Church Street where the large sign is. To reach the ticket tent, continue up the hill to the PFI private driveway and ticket gate.

A county shuttle van will be available to carry patrons from the parking lot to the ticket gate. The shuttle will be available again when the show ends, to return you to the lot.

Handicapped parking is available inside the park for those patrons with valid handicapped tags.  Patrons with mobility issues (without a valid handicapped tag) may be dropped off inside the park. A limited number of parking spaces are available inside the park for disabled patrons. Please contact the box office in advance of your visit (410-244-8570) or boxoffice@chesapeakeshakespeare.com) to make arrangements for parking.

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