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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.

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

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

Downtown Raleigh Food Truck Rodeo
Event Date(s): 8/9/2015 - 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.

Event Date(s): 9/5/2015 - 9/6/2015

Associated closures: Fayetteville Street between Lenoir Street and Davie Street from 6:00pm on 9-4-15 until 11:59pm on 9-6-15

Fayetteville Street from Davie Street to Hargett Street, Davie Street from Salisbury Street to Wilmington Street, and Martin Street from Salisbury Street to Wilmington Street from 3:00am until 11:59pm on 9-6-15

Contact: Carly Jones
Ph.: 919-833-0140
@: carly@aacfestival.org

HOPSCOTCH Music Festival
Event Date(s): 9/10/2015 - 9/12/2015

Wed, September 9, 6pm – Sun, September 13, 12pm
City Plaza and Fayetteville
Event hours: Thursday 6p - 10p; Friday 5:30p - 10p; Sat 12p - 10p

Associated closures:
City Plaza closed from 6pm 9/9 until 12p 9/13;
300 block Fayetteville and 00 block Davie closed from 6a until 8p 9/12

Contact name: Greg Lowenhagen
Email: greg@hopscotchmusicfest.com
Phone: 919-607-5065

Contact name: Marie Schacht
Email: marie@newkind.com
Phone: 804-824-4098