Street Closures

We do our best to notify the residents, merchants and property owners in the Hillsborough Street district of upcoming street closures.

The City of Raleigh offers several resources for staying current on street closings and events. Including:

CURRENT STREET CLOSURES

(updated 1/26/20)

Below is the most up-to-date list of street closures related to Hillsborough Street and the surrounding area that we have available. If you have a closure you would like added to this list please submit via this form. Questions or concerns regarding these street closings should be directed to the City of Raleigh Special Events Office.

UPCOMING EVENTS

EVENTS

Krispy Kreme Challenge
Feb. 1, 2020 | 8am-9am
To facilitate the parade route, Hillsborough Street will be closed from the Chamberlain Street to Salisbury Street. The closure for Hillsborough Street begins at 4am and lasts until noon for Hillsborough Street between Pullen Road and Chamberlain Street, while the remaining closure for the course begins at 8am and lasts until 10:45am.  All roads one block in each direction will be detoured for the parade as well, taking the following route:

  • Start on Hillsborough Street in front of NC State Bell Tower
  • Run east on Hillsborough Street
  • Take the second exit off the traffic circle onto Hillsborough Street
  • Left onto N. Salisbury Street
  • Right onto E. Edenton Street
  • Left onto N. Person Street
  • Receive and eat doughnuts on N. Person Street between Polk Street and Pace Street
  • Continue north on Person Street
  • Left onto Pace Street
  • Left onto N. Blount Street
  • Right onto E. Edenton Street
  • Right onto Hillsborough Street
  • Right onto Glenwood Avenue
  • Left onto Willard Place
  • Right onto N. Boylan Avenue
  • Left onto W. Jones Street
  • Left onto Saint Mary’s Street
  • Right onto Hillsborough Street and head west towards Pullen Road
  • Take the second exit off the traffic circle onto Hillsborough Street
  • Finish on Hillsborough Street in front of NC State Bell Tower

Note that additional roads on NC State Campus will be closed for the event as well.

 

CONSTRUCTION

None known at this time.

 

REGISTER FOR UPDATES

To receive the monthly Live It Up! Hillsborough Street e-newsletter, which includes upcoming street closures, events and available real estate, please complete this simple form.

The City of Raleigh Special Events Office also puts out a weekly email that includes road closure updates for that particular week. Sign up by clicking here.

For weekly updates about Downtown Raleigh special events and street closures subscribe to their enewsletter by visiting this page, entering your information, and selecting "Street Closures" from the menu.

 

APPLY FOR A STREET CLOSURE

If you are planning an event in the City of Raleigh and would like to request a street closure, please contact the Special Events Office at the information below. We also recommend you download the Event Planning Guide.

City of Raleigh, Special Events Office

919-996-2200

www.raleighnc.gov

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