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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.

Choate Construction
Event Date(s): 1/1/2015 - 5/31/2015

Date and Time: Ongoing - Sunday, May 31, 2015

Street Closure: Lenoir St from Wilmington St to Fayetteville St will be closed for construction of Charter Square. The turning lane on the west side and sidewalk adjacent to the Charter Square site along Wilmington St will be closed.

The sidewalk and nine parking spaces on the east side of Fayetteville St along the length of Charter Square site up to the pedestrian crosswalk will be closed.

The Morning Times Market
Event Date(s): 4/3/2015 - 12/4/2015

Associated road closures: Friday from 6 pm-1 am the following morning.

Street Closure: Hargett St between Wilmington St and Fayetteville St

Third Sunday Children's Carnival
Event Date(s): 4/19/2015 - 10/18/2015

Date and Time: Sunday, April 19, May 17, June 21, August 16, September 20, and October 18 from 6 am-4 pm

Street Closure: 00 block of Hargett St between Wilmington St and Fayetteville St

City Market First Friday
Event Date(s): 5/1/2015 - 10/2/2015

Date and Time: Fridays, May 1, June 5, July 3, August 7, September 4, and October 2 from 3 pm–10:30 pm

Street Closure: Wolfe St between Parham St and Blake St

Note: Grantee may use sidewalks adjacent to closure between 12 noon and 11 pm on all permitted dates listed below

Downtown Raleigh Food Truck Rodeo
Event Date(s): 5/3/2015 - 10/11/2015

Date and Time: Sundays, May 3, June 14, August 9, and October 10 from 6 am-11:59 am

Street Closure: Fayetteville St between Morgan St and City Plaza, Hargett St between S Salisbury St and S Wilmington St, Martin St between S Salisbury St and S Wilmington St, and W Davie St, and E Davie St between S Salisbury St and S Wilmington St.

Parking Ecumbrance:

- Fayetteville St between W Morgan St and E Lenoir St from 6 am-11:59 am

- Hargett St between S Salisbury St and S Wilmington St from 6 am-11:59 pm on all permitted dates

- Martin St between S Salisbury St and S Wilmington St from 6 am-11:59 pm

- Davie St between S Salisbury St and S Wilmington St from 6 am-11:59 pm

- Spots 312, 313, 314, and 315 on the east side of W Salisbury St between W Hargett St and W Martin St on all permitted dates.

Raleigh Downtown Farmers Market
Event Date(s): 5/6/2015 - 9/30/2015

Event Date and Time: Every Wednesday, May 6-September 30, 2015 from 10 am-2 pm

Closure Date and Time: Every Wednesday between May 6-September 30, 2015 from 6 am-4 pm

Street Closures: 400 block of Fayetteville St between Davie St and Lenoir St

PNC Downtown Raleigh Movie Series
Event Date(s): 5/22/2015 - 6/26/2015

Date and Time: May 22, May 29, June 5, June 12, June 19, June 26 from 2 pm-1 am the following Saturday morning

Street Closure: 400-500 blocks of Fayetteville St between Davie St and Lenoir St

Parking Encumbrance: Fayetteville St from Davie St to the north end of the City Plaza from 2 pm on all permitted dates listed above until 1 am the following morning.

Shah Private Wedding
Event Date(s): 5/24/2015

Closure Date and Time: Sunday, May 24 from 10 am-11:30 am

Street Closure: The following roads will be closed to facilitate the following route: Start on W. Lenoir St at the intersection of W Lenoir St and S Salisbury St, left onto Fayetteville St, left into Marriott Circle to finish

NOTE: Local vehicular access only to the 400 block of Fayetteville St during the procession. All other traffic will be detoured.

Oak City 7 Concert Series
Event Date(s): 5/28/2015 - 8/20/2015

Event Time: Thursdays, May 28, June 11, June 25, July 9, July 23, August 6, August 20 from 5 pm-10:30 pm

Closure Date and Time: Thursdays, May 28, June 11, June 25, July 9, July 23, August 6, August 20 from 1pm until 1am

Street Closure: Fayetteville St from Davie St to Lenoir St from 1 pm until 1 am the following morning.

Slide the City
Event Date(s): 5/30/2015

Date and Time: Saturday, May 30 from 5 am-11:59 pm

Street Closures: Glenwood St between Tucker St and W Jones St, Anwood Pl between N Boylan Ave and Glenwood St, W. North St between N Boylan Ave and N West St, and W Lane St between N Boylan Ave and N West St

HEPCAT charity ride and INDY Week Best of Party
Event Date(s): 6/6/2015

Event Date and Time: June 6, 2015 11:30am - 7pm

Closure Date and Time: June 6, 2015 11am – 8pm

Street Closure: 200 Block Franklin between Blount and Person

BugFest
Event Date(s): 9/19/2015

Date and Time: September 18 from 6 pm until 11:59 pm on September 19

Street Closure: Jones St between N Wilmington St and N Salisbury St and Edenton St between N Wilmington St and N Salisbury St

Parking Encumbrance:
- Jones St between N Wilmington St and N Salisbury
- Edenton St between N Wilmington St and N Salisbury St