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Upcoming Street Closings

We are committed to providing street closure and event notifications that may affect you or your business.

NOTE: Closure information reflects the City of Raleigh Special Events Office website and will be updated accordingly.

Raleigh Downtown Farmers Market

Date:  Every Wednesday from 5/4/16 - 9/28/16

Associated Road Closures: 

The following streets will be closed from 6 am - 4 pm:

Fayetteville Street between Davie and Lenoir Streets

Note: The 400 block will remain open for local traffic on all permitted dates except Wednesdays, May 4, June 29, August 10, and September 28, during which the 400 block will be entirely closed off to all vehicular access.

The 500 block will remain accessible for local traffic only.

PNC Downtown Raleigh Movie Series

Date: Every Friday from May 27 - July 1

Associated Road Closures:

The following streets will be closed from 2 pm - 1 am:

Fayetteville Street between Davie and Lenoir Streets

 

Note: Marriott valet traffic will have access to the 500 block of Fayetteville Street via W. Lenoir Street.

Oak City 7 and Pickin' in the Plaza Summer Concert Series

Date:  Every Thursday from Thursday, June 2 - September 1

Associated Road Closures:

The following streets will be closed from 1 pm on Thursday - 1 am on Friday morning

Fayetteville Street from Davie to Lenoir Streets

Note: Access to Marriott will remain open throughout the closure.

The Morning Times Market

Date: Friday, June 3

Associated Road Closures: 

The following streets will be closed from 6 pm - 11:59 pm on Friday,June 3:

Hargett Street between Fayetteville and Wilmington Streets

Ironman 70.3 Kids Race

Date:  Saturday, June 4

Associated Road Closures:

The following streets are closed from 12 am - 11:59 pm on Saturday, June 4

Fayetteville Street from Lenoir to Davie Streets

The following streets are closed from 9:45 am - 11 am on Saturday, June 4

Davie Street to Morgan Street

Ironman 70.3 Raleigh

Date:  Sunday June 5

Associated Road closures:

The following streets will be closed from 11:59 pm on Friday, June 3 - 11:59 pm on Sunday, June 5

City Plaza

The following streets will be closed from 8:30 am - 5 pm on Sunday, June 5:

Fayetteville Street between Davie and Morgan Streets

The following streets will be closed from 8:30 am - 3 pm on Sunday, June 5 to facilitiate the Bike Route:

 

Left on South Saunders Street

Right on West South Street

Left on South Salisbury Street

Right into transition on corner of West Lenoir Street & South Salisbury Street

The following streets will be closed from 8:30 am - 5:00 pm on Sunday, June 5 to facilitate the Running Route:

Left on South Wilmington Street

Left on Edenton Street

Left on South Salisbury Street

Right on Hillsborough Street

Turn around at Gorman Street

Right on South Salisbury Street

Left on West Morgan Street

Right on Fayetteville Street

Left on Davie Street for second loop

Straight to Finish in front of the Marriott

Slide the City

Date:  Saturday, June 11

Associated Street Closures:

The following streets will be closed from 3 am on Saturday, June 11 until 3 am on Sunday, June 12

Glenwood Avenue between Jones and Johnson Streets

Raleigh Times Third Sunday Children's Carnival

Date: Sunday, June 19

Associated Road Closures:

The following streets will be closed from 7 am until 4 pm on Sunday, May 15:

Hargett Street between Fayetteville and Wilmington Streets

Contact: Kristen Vislocky
Email: kristen@raleightimesbar.com
Phone: 919-621-2029

Euro Bike 2016

Date:  Sunday, June 26

Associated Road Closures:

Wolfe, Parham, and Blake Streets will be closed from 9 am - 6:30 pm

 

Downtown Raleigh Farmers Market - CheesePlease

Date:  Every Wednesday from 5/4/16 - 9/28/16

Associated Road Closures: 

The following streets will be closed from 6 am - 4 pm:

Fayetteville Street between Davie and Lenoir Streets

Note: Local traffic will have access to the 500 block of Fayetteville Street via W Lenoir Street.

Downtown Raleigh Farmers Market - Honey Buzztival

Date:  Every Wednesday from 5/4/16 - 9/28/16

Associated Road Closures: 

The following streets will be closed from 6 am - 4 pm:

Fayetteville Street between Davie and Lenoir Streets

Note: Local traffic will have access to the 500 block of Fayetteville Street via W Lenoir Street.

Downtown Raleigh Farmers Market - Bluegrass Breakdown

Date:  Every Wednesday from 5/4/16 - 9/28/16

Associated Road Closures:

The following streets will be closed from 6 am - 4 pm:

Fayetteville Street between Davie and Lenoir Streets

Note: Local traffic will have access to the 500 block of Fayetteville Street via W Lenoir Street.