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Get Around

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.

Hargett Street Closure

The following street is closed until Wednesday, May 31 for construction:

Hargett Street between West and Harrington Streets

Raleigh Downtown Farmers Market

Date:  Every Wednesday from Wednesday, April 19 - Wednesday, October 11

Street closures:

The following streets are closed on market days from 6 am until 3 pm:

Fayetteville Street between Davie and Lenoir Streets

Note: The 500 block will remain accessible for local traffic only

Downtown Raleigh Food Truck Rodeo

Dates: Sunday, May 7; Sunday, June 11; Sunday, August 6; Sunday, October 8

The following streets are closed on event days from 6 am until 11:59 pm:

Fayetteville Street between Morgan and Lenoir Streets

Hargett, Martin and Davie Streets between S. Salisbury Street and S. Wilmington Street

 

Note: The 500 block of Fayetteville Street will remain open for local traffic only.

 

PNC Downtown Raleigh Movie Series

Dates:  Every Friday from May 26 - June 30

Associated Street Closures:

The following streets are closed on Movie Series days from 2 pm until 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.

Animazement

Date:  Saturday, May 27

The following street is closed on Saturday, May 27 from 11 am until 8 pm:

Fayetteville Street between Davie Street and Lenoir Street

Note: Local vehicular traffic will have access to the 500 block of Fayetteville Street.

Ironman 70.3 Raleigh

Dates:  Saturday, June 3 - Sunday, June 4

Associated Street Closures:

The following streets are closed from 12:01 am on Saturday, June 3 until 11:59 pm on Sunday, June 4:

Fayetteville Street between Lenoir and Dawson Streets

 

The following streets are closed on Saturday, June 3 from 9:45 am until 10:45 am to facilitate the kids run:

Fayetteville Street between Morgan and Davie Streets

Davie, Martin, and Hargett Streets between Salisbury and Wilmington Streets

 

The following streets will be closed on Sunday, June 4 from 4 am until 5 pm to facilitate the transition location:

Lenoir Street between Wilmington and Blount Streets, and Salisbury and Wilmington Streets

Note that access to the Underground Convention Center Deck will be maintained for Marriott valet traffic.

 

The following streets are closed on Sunday, June 4 from 8 am until 5 pm to facilitate aid stations along the course:

Hillsborough Street between Dawson and Harrington Streets, Forest and Woodburn Roads, Bagell Avenue and Dixie Trail

Davie Street between Fayetteville and Wilmington Streets

 

The following streets are closed on Sunday, June 4 from 8:30 am until 5 pm to facilitate the running route:

Exit T2 and make a right turn on South Wilmington Street

Left on Edenton Street

Left on South Salisbury Street

Right on Hillsborough Street

Turn around at Gorman St.

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 on Fayetteville St. at the end of the second loop.

Note that all cross streets at least one block in each direction will be detoured

 

Beer Camp on Tour

Date:  Friday, June 16 - Sunday, June 18

Associated Street Closures:

The following streets are closed from 10 am until 10 pm on Saturday, June 17:

South Street between S. Salisbury and S. Wilmington Streets.

The 'Works! July 4th on Fayetteville Street

Date:  Monday, July 3 - Wednesday, July 5

Associated Street Closures:

The following streets are closed from 6 pm on Monday, July 3 until 4 am on Wednesday, July 5:

Fayetteville Street between Morgan and Lenoir Streets

Hargett Street between S. Salisbury and Fayetteville Streets

Martin and Davie Streets between S. Salisbury and S. Wilmington Streets

 

The following streets will be closed from 8 am on Tuesday, July 4 until 4 am on Wednesday, July 5 to facilitate the public viewing area for the fireworks launch:

W. Lenoir Street between S. Dawson Street and S. McDowell Street

 

The following streets are closed from 9 pm until 10:15 pm on Tuesday, July 4  for the fireworks launch:

Lenoir and South Streets between S. Salisbury and S. Wilmington Streets

S. Dawson and S. McDowell Streets between W. Lenoir Street and MLK Boulevard

W. South Street between S. Dawson and S. McDowell Streets

 

Note: The 500 block of Fayetteville Street will remain open for Marriott traffic with the exception of 9:00pm until 10:15pm on 7-4-17.

 

 

TENTATIVE: 4th of July Day Party

Date:  Tuesday, July 4

Associated Street Closures:

The following streets are closed from 6 am until 11:59 pm on Tuesday, July 4:

E. Hargett Street between Fayetteville and S. Wilmington Street.

The Raleigh Times 4th of July Day Party

Date:  Tuesday, July 4

Associated Street Closures:

The following streets are closed on Tuesday, July 4 from 6 am until 11:59 pm:

E. Hargett Street between Fayetteville and S. Wilmington Streets