Special Event Street Closures For July 16-23

Monday, July 16, 2018

Tuesday, July 17th

 

100th International Assembly of the Church of God of Prophecy - The right northbound lane of Carter Street will be closed in front of the Chattanooga Convention Center (W 13th Street to Carter Plaza) on Tuesday July 17th beginning at 5 PM until Sunday July 22nd at 2 PM for the 100th International Assembly of the Church of God of Prophecy.

 

Friday, July 20th

 

Nightfall - Market Street will be closed from East 8th Street to East 10th Street, and ML King Blvd will be closed from Broad Street to Georgia Avenue from 5:30 pm until 12:00 midnight on Friday, July 20th, 2018. This closure will be in effect each Friday night through August 31.

 

 

West Village Out on 8th  - W 8th Street between Pine Street and Chestnut Street will be closed from 2 pm on July 20th until  8AM on Saturday, July 21st.  

This closure will be in effect each Friday night through October 27, 2018.

 

Saturday, July 21st 

 

Scenic City Scorcher -   River Street from Tampa Street to Heritage Landing will be closed on July 21st from 6:30 am until 8:30 am for the 5th annual Scenic City Scorcher 2 mile race.

 

Unwanted Motorcycle Club Ride and Laugh for the Kids -  Station Street will be closed from Market Street to Brinks Inc., with Rossville Boulevard closed to through traffic between Main Street and Market Street on Saturday July 21st from 3 pm until midnight for the  Unwanted MC's Ride and Laugh for the Kids event.

 

Movies in the Park -  River Street will be closed from Cherokee Blvd to Tremont Street from 4:30 PM until 12 AM. Tremont Street will remain open to through traffic. This closure will be in effect for every Saturday in July.

 

West Village Street Festivals Pine Street between W 7th Street and W M.L. King Blvd, and 

W 8th Street between Pine Street and Chestnut Street will be closed from 8 am until Midnight each Saturday through January 19, 2019

 

Sunday, July 22nd

 

Chattanooga Market - Reggie White Boulevard will be closed from the entrance to the pavilion parking lot to W 19th Street from 6:00 am until 8:00 pm each Sunday through November 18.


View CDOT's map of event and road closures for full details of these activities and other projects underway in our public space.    


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