Chattanooga Special Event Road Closures

Monday, August 8, 2022

Upcoming special event road closures: 

Chattanooga Football Club Home Match 
The following roads will be closed on Wednesday from 4 p.m. until midnight:
Reggie White Blvd between the Chattanooga Skate Park north entrance and W 20th Street 
Chestnut Street between W 17th Street and W 19th Street.
W 19th Street between Reggie White Blvd and Chestnut Street.
Street parking will be prohibited on Chestnut Street within the closure on the dates/times listed above. Vehicles left within the closure will be towed at the owner's expense.

Best of Preps Football Jamboree
The following roads will be closed Thursday through Saturday from 3-11:30 p.m. daily:
Reggie White Blvd between the Chattanooga Skate Park north entrance and W 20th Street (Reggie White will remain closed until 6:00 PM Sunday for the Chattanooga Market).
Chestnut Street between W 17th Street and W 19th Street.
W 19th Street between Reggie White Blvd and Chestnut Street.
Street parking will be prohibited on Chestnut Street within the closure on the dates/times listed above. Vehicles left within the closure will be towed at the owner's expense.

Nightfall  - Cherry Street / Martin Luther King Blvd / Market Street
The following closures will be in effect each Friday night through Sept. 2:
Cherry Street will be closed at E MLK Blvd on Friday from 3 p.m. until midnight for Nightfall setup.
Market Street will be closed from East 8th Street to East 10th Street, and Martin Luther King Blvd will be closed from Broad Street to Georgia Avenue from 5:30 p.m. until midnight.

Riverfront Nights - Riverfront Parkway
Riverfront Parkway, between Power Alley and Chestnut Street, will be closed on Saturday from 6-10 p.m. for Riverfront Nights. 
All vehicles over two axles, including tractor-trailers, must use Aquarium Way or W Martin Luther King Blvd as a detour.

Chattanooga Market - Reggie White Blvd
Reggie White Blvd will be closed in front of the First Horizon Pavilion on Sunday for the Chattanooga Market until 6 p.m.
This Sunday's theme is "Team Spirit Day"

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



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