Plan your visit
September 15-October 15, 2023
24-17 Jackson Ave.
Long Island City, Queens
Between 23rd St and 45th Ave
***The World’s UnFair is closed Saturday, September 23 and Sunday, September 24 due to rain***
Thursdays, 2:00 – 9:00 PM
Fridays & Saturdays, 2:00 – 10:00 PM
Sundays, 2:00 – 9:00 PM
The World’s UnFair will be open on Indigenous Peoples Day, Monday, October 9 from 2-9 PM
Visitors do not need to register in advance to visit the fair during open hours.
Please register in advance for scheduled events, including the evening programs on September 22 and October 14, and the Give It Back Gathering on October 7.
Weather closures and rain dates:
The World’s UnFair takes place in the open outdoors. Closures due to weather will be posted on this website, and @creativetime on Instagram. For scheduled public programming, please note listed rain dates, which will be announced, should the need arise, on this website and by email to registered attendees in advance.
The World’s UnFair is free to visit and open to all. It is suitable for all ages.
Interested in bringing your class, club or group to The World’s UnFair? Fill out this form to request a guided tour.
Take the 7, G, E, or M train to Court Square Station.
The Court Square subway station complex includes three stations, one for the 7 train, one for the G train, and one for the E and M trains. All are fully accessible with an elevator.
The World’s UnFair takes place in a currently vacant lot with a sidewalk level entrance. The ground is mostly flat, leveled earth with uneven grounds and occasional small rocks. There are two pathways covered in mulch.
Chairs are provided at the powwow stage.
ASL translation will be present at programs and performances.
A written transcript of the script read by the animatronic sculptures is provided on site, in both English and Spanish. All signage is available in Spanish by QR code onsite.
We recommend clothing and shoes that you can comfortably wear walking on unpaved ground.
Gender neutral portable restrooms are available on site, including an ADA facility.