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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.

Raleigh Downtown Farmers Market

Date:  Every Wednesday from 5/4/16 - 9/28/16

Associated Road Closures: 

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

Fayetteville Street between Davie and Lenoir Streets

Note: The 400 block will remain open for local traffic on all permitted dates except Wednesdays, May 4, June 29, August 10, and September 28, during which the 400 block will be entirely closed off to all vehicular access.

The 500 block will remain accessible for local traffic only.

PNC Downtown Raleigh Movie Series

Date: Every Friday from May 27 - July 1

Associated Road Closures:

The following streets will be closed from 2 pm - 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.

Oak City 7 and Pickin' in the Plaza Summer Concert Series

Date:  Every Thursday from Thursday, June 2 - September 1

Associated Road Closures:

The following streets will be closed from 1 pm on Thursday - 1 am on Friday morning

Fayetteville Street from Davie to Lenoir Streets

Note: Access to Marriott will remain open throughout the closure.

The Morning Times Market

Date: First Fridays

Associated Road Closures: 

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

Hargett Street between Fayetteville and Wilmington Streets

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

Contact: Kristen Vislocky
Email: kristen@raleightimesbar.com
Phone: 919-621-2029

Euro Bike 2016

Date:  Sunday, June 26

Associated Road Closures:

Wolfe, Parham, and Blake Streets will be closed from 9 am - 6:30 pm

 

Downtown Raleigh Farmers Market - Cheese Please

Date:  Wednesday, June 29

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 'Works! July 4th on Fayetteville Street

Date:  Monday, July 4

Associated road closures:

The following streets will be closed from 6 pm on Sunday, July 3 until 4 am on Tuesday, July 5:

Fayetteville Street between Morgan and Lenoir Streets

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

 

The following streets will be closed from 8 am on Monday, July 4 until 4 am on Tuesday, July 5:

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

 

The following streets will be closed from 9 pm until approximately 10:15 pm on Monday, July 4:

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

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

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

S. McDowell Street between W. Cabarrus Street and MLK Boulevard.

 

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

 

Raleigh MAIN Event Press Conference

Date:  Friday, August 5

Associated road closures:

The following street will be closed from 9 am until 1:30 pm on Friday, August 5:

Fayetteville Street between Davie and Lenoir Street

 

Crank Arm Anniversary Party

Date:  Saturday, August 6

Associated Road Closures:

The following streets will be closed on Saturday, August 6 at 8 am until Sunday, August 7 at 1 am:

Davie Street between Commerce Place and Dawson Street

Downtown Raleigh Farmers Market - Honey Buzztival

Date:  Wednesday, August 10

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.

CaribMask Parade and Festival Village

Date:  Saturday, August 27

Associated Street Closures:

 

The following streets will be closed from 6 am until 11:59 pm on Saturday, August 27:

Fayetteville Street between Lenoir and Davie Streets

Davie Street between Wilmington and Salisbury Streets

 

The following street will be closed from 12 pm until 11:59 pm on Saturday, August 27:

Fayetteville Street between Davie and Martin Street

African American Cultural Festival of Raleigh & Wake County

Date:  Saturday, September 3 - Sunday, September 4

Associated Road Closures:

The following street will be closed from 6 pm on Friday, September 2 until 11:59 pm on Sunday, September 4:

Fayetteville Street between Lenoir and Davie Streets

 

The following streets will be closed from be closed from 4 am on Saturday, September 3 until 11:59 pm on Sunday, September 4:

Fayetteville Street between Davie and Hargett Streets

Davie Street between Salisbury and Wilmington Streets

Martin Street between Salisbury and Wilmington Streets

 

 

Hopscotch Music Festival

Date:  Thursday, September 8 - Sunday, September 11:

Associated Road Closures:

The following streets will be closed from 6 pm on Wednesday, September 8 - 12 pm on Sunday, September 11:

Fayetteville Street between Martin and Davie Streets

 

The following streets will be closed from 5 am - 8 pm on Friday, September 10:

Davie Street between S. Salisbury and S. Wilmington Streets

SPARKcon

Date:  Friday, September 16 - Sunday, September 18

Associated Road Closures:

 

The following streets will be closed on Friday, September 16 at 6 am until Sunday, September 18 at 11 pm:

Fayetteville Street between Morgan and Hargett Streets

Fayetteville Street between Hargett and Martin Streets

Fayetteville Street between Martin and Davie Streets

Fayetteville Street between Davie Street and the south end of City Plaza

 

The following streets will be closed on Friday, September 16 at 6 pm until Sunday, September 18 at 11 pm:

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

 

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

BugFest 2016

Date:  Saturday, September 17

Associated Road Closures:

The following streets will be closed on Friday, September 16 at 6 pm until Saturday, September 17 at 11:59 pm:

Edenton and Jones Streets between Salisbury and Wilmington Streets

Capital City Bikefest

Date:  Friday, September 23 - Sunday, September 25

 

Associated Street closures:

The following roads will be closed from 6 pm on Thursday, September 22 until 5 pm on Sunday, September 25:

Fayetteville Street between Morgan and Lenoir Street

Hargett between Salisbury and Wilmington Streets

Martin Street between Salisbury and Wilmington Streets

Davie Street between Salisbury and Wilmington Streets

NOTE: Marriott traffic will have access to the 500 block of Fayetteville Street via Lenoir Street

 

The following road will be closed from 11 am on Friday, September 23 until 5 pm on Sunday, September 25:

Lenoir Street between Fayetteville and Willmington Streets

 

The following roads will be closed from 8 am on Saturday, September 24 until 7 pm on Sunday, September 25:

W. Cabarrus Street between S. Salisbury and S. McDowell Streets 

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

 

 

 

 

 

La Fiesta del Pueblo

Date:  Sunday, September 25

Associated Road Closures:

The following streets wil be closed at 4 am on Sunday, September 25 until 12 am on Monday, September 26:

Fayetteville Street between Morgan and Lenoir Streets

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