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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.

Mass Moral March on Raleigh (HKonJ) 10th Anniversary
Event Date(s): 2/13/2016

Event and Route Closure Time: 8 am-1:30 pm

Street Closures:

Fayetteville Street between Hargett and Morgan Streets will be closed from 3:00am until 3:00pm and South Street between Salisbury and Wilmington Streets will be closed from 8:00am until 11:00am. The following streets will be closed from 9:50am until 12:00pm to facilitate the march:

- Start at South Street between Salisbury Street and Wilmington Street
- Head east
- Left on Wilmington Street
- Left on Davie Street
- Right on Fayetteville Street
- To finish in the 100 block of Fayetteville Street

Note: All cross-streets one block in each direction will be detoured during the march

Cupid's Undie Run 2016
Event Date(s): 2/20/2016

Event Time: 12 pm-4 pm

Closure Time: 2 pm-3 pm

- Start at Solas on Glenwood Avenue
- Left on W. North Street
- Left on N. West Street
- Left on W. Johnson Street
- Left on Glenwood to Finish at Solas

Street Closures: View route: http://routebuilder.org/1bmw#.VeHK6slrnww.email
(Glenwood Ave, Jones St, West St, Johnson St)

The Morning Times Market
Event Date(s): 3/4/2016

Hargett Street
Event Time: 7:00pm - 11:00pm
Associated Road Closures: Hargett Street between Fayetteville and Wilmington Streets will be closed from 6:00pm until 11:59pm.

Glenwood South St. Patrick's Festival (tentative)
Event Date(s): 3/12/2016 - 3/13/2016

Sat, March 12, 6am – Sun, March 13, 3am
Description
Hibernian Irish Pub & Restaurant
Event Time: 11:00am - 11:00pm
Associated Closures: Glenwood Avenue between Tucker Street and W Lane Street and W North Street between N Boylan Avenue and N West Street will be closed from 6:00am on 3/12/16 until 2:00am on 3/13/16 to facilitate the event.

Note: The parking lot entrance/exit for The Gramercy building on North Street will be left open.

Contact Name: Frank Bloom
Email: frank@hibernianco.com
Phone: 919-607-2470

St. Patrick's Day Parade (tentative)
Event Date(s): 3/12/2016

Sat, March 12, 10:00am – 7:30pm
Description
Downtown Raleigh
Event Time: 10:00am until 7:30pm
Associated Road Closures:

The following roads will be closed from 8:00am until 12:00pm on 3-12-16 to facilitate the parade staging: Wilmington Street between Peace and E Lane Streets, Polk Street between Blount and Wilmington Streets, and North Street between Blount and Wilmington Streets. Morgan Street between Fayetteville and Wilmington Streets will also be closed during this time for commentator setup.

The following roads and all cross streets one block in each direction will be closed from 9:00am until 12:30pm on 3-12-16 to facilitate the parade route: Start at the intersection of Wilmington Street and Lane Street, head south on Wilmington Street, right onto Morgan Street, left onto Fayetteville Street, right onto Martin Street, left onto Salisbury Street, cross Lenoir and turn left into parking lot for disassembly.

The following roads will be closed from 6:00pm on 3-11-16 until 11:59pm on 3-12-16 to facilitate the street festival and festival setup: Fayetteville Street between Lenoir and Hargett Streets, Davie Street between Salisbury and Wilmington Streets, and Martin Street between Fayetteville and Wilmington Streets.

Contact: Dianne Enright
Email: info@raleighstpats.org
Phone: 919-218-8789

St. Paddy's 8k and Kilt Run (tentative)
Event Date(s): 3/19/2016

Sat, March 12, 10:00am – 7:30pm
Description
Downtown Raleigh
Event Time: 10:00am until 7:30pm
Associated Road Closures:

The following roads will be closed from 8:00am until 12:00pm on 3-12-16 to facilitate the parade staging: Wilmington Street between Peace and E Lane Streets, Polk Street between Blount and Wilmington Streets, and North Street between Blount and Wilmington Streets. Morgan Street between Fayetteville and Wilmington Streets will also be closed during this time for commentator setup.

The following roads and all cross streets one block in each direction will be closed from 9:00am until 12:30pm on 3-12-16 to facilitate the parade route: Start at the intersection of Wilmington Street and Lane Street, head south on Wilmington Street, right onto Morgan Street, left onto Fayetteville Street, right onto Martin Street, left onto Salisbury Street, cross Lenoir and turn left into parking lot for disassembly.

The following roads will be closed from 6:00pm on 3-11-16 until 11:59pm on 3-12-16 to facilitate the street festival and festival setup: Fayetteville Street between Lenoir and Hargett Streets, Davie Street between Salisbury and Wilmington Streets, and Martin Street between Fayetteville and Wilmington Streets.

Contact: Dianne Enright
Email: info@raleighstpats.org
Phone: 919-218-8789