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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): 3/23/2015 - 4/30/2015

Date and Time: Ongoing - Thursday, April 30, 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.

Samet Corp
Event Date(s): 4/1/2015 - 5/1/2015

Date and Time: Wednesday, April-Friday, May 1 from 9 am-4 pm

Street Closure: 200 Harrington St from Jones St to Lane St

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

Shape Up Downtown
Event Date(s): 4/6/2015 - 4/29/2015

Date and Time: (Monday-Wednesday) April 6-April 29 from 5:30 pm-7:15 pm

Street Closure: Within Astroturf at City Plaza from 6 pm-7 pm

Jimmy V's Patio Series
Event Date(s): 4/8/2015 - 5/8/2015

Date and Time: April 8, April 13, April 14, April 18, April 20, April 22, April 23, April 24, April 29, and May 8 from 4 pm-11 pm

Street Closure: City Plaza court yard area

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

T&D Solutions
Event Date(s): 4/22/2015 - 4/29/2015

Date and Time: Wednesday, April 22-Thursday, April 29 from 9 am-4 pm

Street Closure: One Travel Lane (eastbound lane of Hargett St): Hargett St between West St and Boylan Ave

Artspace
Event Date(s): 4/26/2015

Date and Time: Sunday, April 26 from 8 am-6 pm

Street Closure: One Travel Lane - S Blount St between Martin and Davie St

Spare to Care
Event Date(s): 4/26/2015

Date and Time: Sunday, April 26 from 12 noon until 7pm

Street Closure: Tucker St between Boylan Ave and Glenwood Ave

Carolina Conduit Systems
Event Date(s): 4/27/2015 - 5/2/2015

Date and Time: Monday, April 27-Saturday, May 2 from 7 pm-5 am

Street Closure: S Blount St from E Davie St to E Martin St

Edwards Crane
Event Date(s): 5/1/2015 - 5/3/2015

Closure Date and Time: Friday, May 1-Sunday, May 3 from 7 pm-12 midnight

Street and Closure: S Wilmington St at Cabarrus St

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

Date and Time: Friday, May 1 from 3 pm – 10:30pm

Street Closure: Wolfe St between Parham St and Blake St

Out! Raleigh
Event Date(s): 5/2/2015

Date and Time: Friday, May 1-Sunday, May 3 from 6 pm-1 am

Street Closure: Fayetteville St between Morgan St and Lenoir St and the 00 blocks of Hargett St, Martin St, and Davie St. Lenoir St to the Marriott Circle will remain open to local traffic.

Hibernian Irish Pub Anniversary Block Party
Event Date(s): 5/2/2015 - 5/3/2015

Date and Time: Saturday, May 2 from 6 am until 2 am on Sunday, May 3.

Street Closure: Glenwood Ave between W North Street and W Lane St and W North St between N Boylan Ave and Glenwood Ave

William Peace Commencement Ceremony
Event Date(s): 5/2/2015

Date and Time: Saturday, May 2 from 9:45 am-1:30 pm

Street Closure: E Peace St between Halifax and N Blount St

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.

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

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

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