Street Closures

The following streets will be closed during the following times.

Saturday, September 22, 2018 - Heart Walk

4 am - 11 am

  • Witherspoon Street from Brook Street to River Road
  • River Road from East Witherspoon Street to West Witherspoon Street 
  • Preston Street from Witherspoon Street to Main Street
  • Main Street from Preston Street to Story Avenue/Baxter Avenue
  • Baxter Avenue from Market Street to Main Street
  • Hancock Street from Main Street to Witherspoon Street
  • Wenzel Street from Market Street to Main Street
  • Market Street from Wenzel Street to Baxter Avenue

No Parking Areas

4 am - 11 am

  • Witherspoon Street from Brook Street to River Road
  • River Road from East Witherspoon Street to West Witherspoon Street 
  • Preston Street from Witherspoon Street to Main Street
  • Main Street from Preston Street to Story Avenue/Baxter Avenue
  • Baxter Avenue from Market Street to Main Street
  • Hancock Street from Main Street to Witherspoon Street
  • Wenzel Street from Market Street to Main Street
  • Market Street from Wenzel Street to Baxter Avenue


Saturday, September 22 and Sunday, September 23, 2018 - Bourbon and Beyond Music Festival

10 am (September 17, 2018) - 5 pm (September 25, 2018)

  • Edith Road from River Road to Mellwood Avenue

No Parking Areas

11 am - 1 am (Both days)

  • River Road from Zorn Avenue to Witherspoon Street
  • 800 block of River Dell Drive
  • 800 and 900 blocks of Highwood Drive
  • Lake Avenue from Mellwood Avenue to North Birchwood Avenue
  • Winifred Lane from Mellwood Avenue to Callabell Road
  • Warren Road
  • Pauline Road
  • Kenil Court from Kenilworth Road to Winifred Lane
  • Callabell Road (both forks)
  • Edith Road from Mellwood Avenue to Kenilworth Road
  • Emily Road from Edith Road to Kenilworth Road 
  • James Road from Edith Road to Edna Road
  • Edna Road from Kenilworth Road to Thompson Road
  • Thompson Road from Edna Road to Mellwood Avenue


Friday, September 28, Saturday, September 29 and Sunday, September 30, 2018 - Louder Than Life Music Festival

10 am (September 24, 2018) - 5 pm (October 2, 2018)

  • Edith Road from River Road to Mellwood Avenue

No Parking Areas

8 am - 1 am (Friday, Saturday and Sunday)

  • River Road from Zorn Avenue to Witherspoon Street
  • 800 block of River Dell Drive
  • 800 and 900 blocks of Highwood Drive
  • Lake Avenue from Mellwood Avenue to North Birchwood Avenue
  • Winifred Lane from Mellwood Avenue to Callabell Road
  • Warren Road
  • Pauline Road
  • Kenil Court from Kenilworth Road to Winifred Lane
  • Callabell Road (both forks)
  • Edith Road from Mellwood Avenue to Kenilworth Road
  • Emily Road from Edith Road to Kenilworth Road 
  • James Road from Edith Road to Edna Road
  • Edna Road from Kenilworth Road to Thompson Road
  • Thompson Road from Edna Road to Mellwood Avenue


Friday, October 5 - Sunday, October 7, 2018 - St. James Art Show

6 am (Thursday, October 4, 2018) - 11:30 pm (Sunday, October 7, 2018)

  • Alley between Third Street and Fourth Street from Magnolia Avenue to Hill Street
  • Alley between Fourth Street and Saint James Court from Magnolia Avenue to Hill Street
  • R Chin Alley from Sixth Street to Hill Street
  • Saint James Court from Magnolia Avenue to Hill Street
  • Magnolia Avenue from Third Street to Sixth Street
  • Gaulbert Avenue from Third Street to Fourth Street
  • Fourth Street from Park Avenue to Hill Street

No Parking Areas

1 am (Thursday, October 4, 2018) - 9 pm (Sunday, October 7, 2018)

  • Park Avenue (south side) from Fourth Street to Sixth Street
  • Gaulbert Avenue from Third Street to Fourth Street

1 am (Thursday, October 4, 2018) - 10 pm (Sunday, October 7, 2018)

  • Third Street (west side) from Park Avenue to Hill Street
  • Third Street (east side) from Magnolia Avenue to Hill Street
  • Fourth Street from Park Avenue to Hill Street
  • Sixth Street (east side) from Park Avenue to Hill Street

1 am (Thursday, October 4, 2018) - 11:30 pm (Sunday, October 7, 2018)

  • Saint James Court from Magnolia Avenue to Hill Street
  • Magnolia Avenue from Third Street to Levering Street

9 am (Thursday, October 4, 2018) - 7 pm (Thursday, October 4, 2018)

  • Hill Street from Second Street to Sixth Street
  • Fourth Street (east side) from Hill Street to Gaulbert Avenue

1 am (Friday, October 5, 2018) - 8 pm (Sunday, October 7, 2018)

  • Hill Street (north side) from Second Street to Sixth Street

Handicapped Parking

8 am (Thursday, October 4, 2018) - 10 pm (Thursday, October 4, 2018)

  • Sixth Street (east side) near Magnolia Avenue along Central Park

9 am (Friday, October 5, 2018) - 10 pm (Sunday, October 7, 2018)

  • Hill Street (north side) from Third Street to Saint James Court

NOTE: No Handicap Parking at Saint James Court and Fountain Court (across from the fountain on the east side of the street)


Saturday, October 20, 2018 - Urban Bourbon 1/2 Marathon (Race Map)

6 am - 2 pm

  • Jefferson Street from Seventh Street to Second Street
  • Second Street from Jefferson Street to Main Street
  • Main Street from Second Street to Brook Street
  • Brook Street from Main Street to Witherspoon Street
  • Witherspoon Street from First Street to River Road
  • River Road from Preston Street to Witherspoon Street
  • Preston Street from Witherspoon Street to Muhammad Ali Boulevard
  • Muhammad Ali Boulevard from Third Street to Chestnut Street
  • Campbell Street from Muhammad Ali Boulevard to Chestnut Street
  • Chestnut Street from Campbell Street to Baxter Avenue
  • Lexington Road from Baxter Avenue to Cherokee Park Scenic Loop
  • Cherokee Park Scenic Loop
  • Cherokee Parkway from Willow Avenue to Grinstead Drive
  • Grinstead Drive from Lexington Road to Baxter Avenue
  • Baxter Avenue from Cherokee Road/Broadway to Liberty Street
  • Eighth Street from Liberty Street to Muhammad Ali Boulevard
  • Muhammad Ali Boulevard from Third Street to Eighth Street
  • Liberty Street from Eighth Street to Third Street


Saturday, October 27, 2018 - Making Strides Against Breast Cancer

4 am - 11 am

  • Witherspoon Street from Brook Street to River Road
  • River Road from East Witherspoon Street to West Witherspoon Street 
  • Preston Street from Witherspoon Street to Main Street
  • Main Street from Preston Street to Story Avenue/Baxter Avenue
  • Baxter Avenue from Market Street to Main Street
  • Hancock Street from Main Street to Witherspoon Street
  • Wenzel Street from Market Street to Main Street
  • Market Street from Wenzel Street to Baxter Avenue

No Parking Areas

4 am - 11 am

  • Witherspoon Street from Brook Street to River Road
  • River Road from East Witherspoon Street to West Witherspoon Street 
  • Preston Street from Witherspoon Street to Main Street
  • Main Street from Preston Street to Story Avenue/Baxter Avenue
  • Baxter Avenue from Market Street to Main Street
  • Hancock Street from Main Street to Witherspoon Street
  • Wenzel Street from Market Street to Main Street
  • Market Street from Wenzel Street to Baxter Avenue

Other Street Closures

For street closures, other than those manned by the Louisville Metro Police Department, click here.