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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.

Kids Fashion Experience

Event Time:  Sat, April 30, 12 pm - 3 pm
Where: City Plaza, 400 Fayetteville St
Associated Road Closures: Fayetteville Street between Davie and Lenoir Streets will be closed from 9 am until 5 pm.

Note: 500 block of Fayetteville Street will remain open for local traffic only.

 

Contact: Avril Caldwell
Email: caldwellavril@yahoo.com
Phone: 919-630-9421

Nash Square Private Event (Tentative)

Sat, April 30, 12pm – 7pm
Description Private event
Location: Nash Square
Event Time: 12:00pm - 7:00pm
No associated road closures.

Downtown Raleigh Food Truck Rodeo

When: Sunday, May 1, 2016 from 12 pm - 6 pm

Associated Street Closures:

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

Fayetteville Street between Morgan Street and City Plaza, Hargett Street between S. Salisbury Street and S. Wilmington Street, Martin Street between S. Salisbury Street and S. Wilmington Street, and W. Davie Street between S. Salisbury Street and S. Wilmington Street.

Note:  

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

Raleigh Downtown Farmers Market - Carolina Kickoff

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

Associated Road Closures: 

The following streets will be closed from 6 am - 4 pm on Wednesday, May 4:

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 Morning Times Market

Date: Friday, May 6

Associated Road Closures: 

The following streets will be closed from 6 pm - 11:59 pm on Friday, May 6:

Hargett Street between Fayetteville and Wilmington Streets

Out! Raleigh 2016

Date: Saturday, May 7

Associated Road Closures:

The following streets will be closed from 6 pm on Friday, May 6 until 1 am on Sunday, May 8:

Fayetteville Street between Davie and Lenoir Streets

The following streets will be closed from 5 am on Saturday, May 7 until 1 am on Sunday, May 8:

Fayetteville Street between Davie and Morgan Streets

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

Note: The 500 block of Fayetteville Street will remain open for local traffic only.

NC Fallen Firefighters Foundation Parade and Memorial

Date: Saturday, May 7

Associated Road Closures:

The following streets will be closed from 8 am - 10 am on Saturday, May 7 for staging:

Hillsborough Street between W. Morgan Street and N. Boylan Avenue

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

 

The following streets will be closed from 8 am - 5 pm on Saturday, May 7 for the memorial service:

W. Hargett Street between S. Harrington and S. Dawson Streets

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

 

The following streets will be closed from 9:45 am - 11:30 am on Saturday, May 7 for the parade:

Start on Hillsborough Street at N. Boylan Avenue and head east, right onto S. Dawson Street, and finish on S. Dawson Street at W. Martin Street

William Peace University Commencement Ceremony

Date: Saturday, May 7

Associated Road Closures:

The following streets will be closed from 9:45 am - 1 pm on Saturday, May 7:

E. Peace Street between Halifax and N. Blount Streets

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.

 

 

Raleigh Times Third Sunday Children's Carnival

Date: Sunday, May 15

Associated Road Closures:

The following streets will be closed from 7 am until 4 pm on Sunday, May 15:

Hargett Street between Fayetteville and Wilmington Streets

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

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 pm:

Fayetteville Street between Davie and Lenoir Streets

Downtown Raleigh Farmers Market - CheesePlease

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

Downtown Raleigh Farmers Market - Honey Buzztival

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

Downtown Raleigh Farmers Market - Bluegrass Breakdown

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