On Thursday, February 23, 2017, Tucson will host the 92nd Annual Tucson Rodeo Parade. The Parade begins at 9 a.m. at Ajo Way, ½ mile west of Park Avenue, going east to Park Avenue, traveling south on Park Avenue to Irvington Road, then turning west on Irvington Road and ending at the Rodeo Grounds on Sixth Avenue. More information on the Rodeo Parade may be found at www.tucsonrodeoparade.com . Below is the vehicular travel restrictions associated with this event.
Tucson Rodeo Parade – Beginning Thursday February 23, 2017, at approximately 6:30 a.m., Sixth Avenue will be closed between Ajo Way and Irvington Road. An hour later, Ajo Way between Sixth Avenue and Park Avenue, Park Avenue between Ajo Way and Irvington Road, and Irvington Road between Park Avenue and Sixth Avenue will be closed. All streets should reopen sometime between noon and 1 p.m. Westbound Ajo Road will be open until 8 a.m. to accommodate VA Hospital patients and visitors.
Motorists driving in this area may experience traffic delays associated with this event so please plan to arrive early if attending the parade. The traveling public should use caution when driving, bicycling or walking in this area. Please watch for event participants, obey all traffic control, and watch for detour signs and personnel providing traffic control.