Fourth Avenue will be the host of the annual Fourth Avenue Winter Street Fair this weekend. The Fourth Avenue Winter Street Fair begins on Friday, December 13, 2013 and is open daily through the weekend from 10 a.m., until 6 p.m. Attendance for the Street Fair is estimated to be approximately 300,000 people, so please adjust travel plans accordingly. For both your safety and your pet’s safety, pets are not allowed at the Street Fair. Parking for this event with free shuttle service is provided from either the Main Gate Square Garages (Euclid Avenue at First Street, or Tyndall Avenue at Fourth Street), or at the Pennington Street Garage at 110 East Pennington Street. Attendees parking within the surrounding neighborhoods should exercise caution to not block private driveways, or to park too close (within 30 feet) to intersections. Further information about the Fourth Avenue Winter Street Fair may be found at www.fourthavenue.org. Below is the vehicular travel restrictions associated with this event.
Fourth Avenue Street Fair - Beginning Thursday, December 12, 2013, from 1 p.m. until approximately midnight, December 15, 2013, Fourth Avenue will be closed between University Boulevard and Ninth Street. Additionally, all cross streets between University Boulevard and Ninth Street, with the exception of Sixth Street (Fourth, Fifth, Seventh, Eighth, and Ninth Streets) will be closed between Third Avenue and Fifth Avenue.
Motorists driving in this area may experience traffic delays associated with this event and several road improvement projects, so please plan accordingly. 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.