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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.

Downtown Raleigh Food Truck Rodeo

Associated Street Closures:

The following streets will be closed from 6 am - 11:59 pm on event days:

Fayetteville Street between Morgan and Lenoir Streets

Hargett Street between S. Salisbury and S. Wilmington Streets

Martin Street between S. Salisbury and S. Wilmington Streets

Davie Street between S. Salisbury and S. Wilmington Streets

Note:  

The 500 block of Fayetteville Street will remain open during this closure for local traffic only.

Raleigh Times Third Sunday Children's Carnival

Dates:  Every third Sunday

Associated Road Closures:

The following streets will be closed from 7 am until 4 pm on event days:

Hargett Street between Fayetteville and Wilmington Streets

 

Name: Lizi Labelle

Email: lizi@raleightimesbar.com

Phone: 919-833-0999

Lincoln Theatre Concert Series

Date:  Thursday, September 22 - Saturday, September 24

Associated road closures:

The following streets will be closed from 7 pm on Thursday, September 22 until 2 am on Sunday, September 24:

E. Cabarrus Street between S. Wilmington and S. Blount Streets

Downtown Raleigh Farmers Market - Bluegrass Breakdown

Date:  Wednesday, September 28

Associated Road Closures:

The following streets will be closed from 6 am - 4 pm:

Fayetteville Street between Davie and Lenoir Streets

Note: Local traffic will have access to the 500 block of Fayetteville Street via W Lenoir Street.

The Hargett Street Bluegrass Festival

Date:  Friday, September 30 - Saturday, October 1

Associated Street Closures:

The following streets are closed at 6 am on Friday, September 30 until 11:59 pm on Saturday, October 1:

Hargett Street between Fayetteville and S. Wilmington Streets

IBMA Wide Open Bluegrass Festival

Date:  Thursday, September 29 - Sunday, October 2
 

Associated Street Closures:

The following streets will be closed from 6 pm on Thursday, September 29 until 7 am on Sunday, October 2:

Fayetteville Street between Morgan and Lenoir Streets

Hargett, Martin, Davie, Lenoir, and South Streetsbetween Salisbury and Wilmington Streets

Cabarrus Street between McDowell Street and Salisbury Street

Gale Street between Cabarrus Street and the south entrance to the parking deck

Lenoir Street between Dawson and McDowell Streets

 

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

 

Tentative: Triangle Run/Walk for Autism

Date:  Saturday, October 8

Associated road closures:

The following streets will be closed from 8 am until 10:45 am to facilitate the following route:

Start at N. Wilmington Street and North Street and head south on N. Wilmington Street

- Left on E. Jones Street

- Left on N. Person Street and remain on N. Person Street until it becomes Mordecai Drive

- Left on Courtland Drive

- Right on Mulberry Street

- Left onto N. Blount Street

- Right on Polk Street to finish at Polk Street and N. Wilmington Street

Tentative: Triangle Vegfest

Date:  Saturday, October 15 and Sunday, October 16

Associated road closures:

The following streets will be closed from 8 am until 7 pm on Saturday, October 15 and Sunday October 16:

W. Martin Street between McDowell and Dawson Streets

City of Raleigh Health Fair and Fun Walk

Date: Friday, October 21

Associated street closures:

Nash Square will be utilized from 7:30 am - 2 pm

Tentative: All Things Open

Date:  Tuesday, October 25 - Thursday, October 27

Associated Road Closures:

The following street is closed from 1 pm on Tuesday, October 25 until 4 pm on Thursday, October 27:

W. Cabarrus Street between Gale Street and S. Salisbury Street

Tentative: North Carolina Veterans Parade

Date:  Saturday, November 5

Associated street closures:

The following streets are closed on Saturday, November 5 from 8 am until 11 am:

S. Salisbury street between Morgan and Lenoir Streets

Edenton Street between Salisbury and Wilmington Streets:

 

The following streets are closed on Saturday, November 5 from 8 am until 11 am to facilitate the parade route:

Start within the staging area on S. Salisbury Street heading south

- Left onto Lenoir Street

- Left onto Fayetteville Street

- Left onto Morgan Street

- Right onto Salisbury Street

- Right onto Edenton Street

WRAL Raleigh Christmas Parade

Date:  Saturday, November 19

Associated Street closures:

The following streets are closed from 6 am - 1 pm on Saturday, November 19 to facilitate the parade staging:

Hillsborough Street between W. Morgan Street and Boylan Avenue

- St. Mary’s Street between W. Jones and W. Morgan Streets 

- Snow Avenue between W. Morgan and Hillsborough Streets

 

The following roads will be closed at the discretion of the incident commander between no earlier than 7 am until no later than 1 pm on Saturday, November 19 to facilitate the parade route:

Start at Hillsborough Street and St. Mary’s Street and head east

- Right onto Salisbury Street

- Left onto Morgan Street

- Right onto Fayetteville Street

- Right onto Davie Street (larger/weight limit vehicle) or

- Right onto Lenoir Street to disassemble

 

NOTE: All cross roads one block in each direction will be detoured.

NOTE: Additional road closures and detours may be established at the discretion of the incident commander to control traffic near the route.

 

Tentative: Raleigh Winterfest Ice Rink

Date:  Saturday, November 19 11 am - 11 pm

Associated Road Closures:

The Astroturf will be utilized from 11 am - 11 pm on Saturday, November 19