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MAIN ST. Fort Worth Arts Festival street closures

Posted April 5, 2019

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The MAIN ST. Fort Worth Arts Festival, the largest fine arts event in Texas, is returning to downtown Fort Worth for its 34th year April 11-14.

With all the art, music and savory cuisine come a few traffic closures beginning in the days leading up to the festival. Here are the scheduled closures:

Midnight April 8- 6 a.m. April 15

  • Main Street from Second Street to Third Street.
  • Main Street from Fifth Street to Ninth Street.

Midnight April 9-6 a.m. April 15

  • Main Street from Weatherford Street to Second Street.
  • First Street from Houston Street to Commerce Street.
  • Second Street from Houston Street to Throckmorton Street, north loading lane.
  • Fourth Street from Throckmorton Street to Houston Street, south curb and traffic lanes. Two north lanes remain open.
  • Fifth Street from Houston Street to Throckmorton Street. South lanes remain open.

6 p.m. April 9-6 a.m. April 15

  • Third Street between Houston Street and Commerce Street. Haltom’s store access remains open.
  • Fourth Street from Houston to Commerce. Access to garage will be maintained.
  • Commerce Street (west parking/loading lane) from Weatherford Street to Ninth Street.
  • Houston Street (east curb lane and recessed areas) from Weatherford Street to Ninth Street.

Midnight April 10-6 a.m. April 15

  • First Street from Commerce Street to Calhoun Street.
  • Second Street from Houston Street to Commerce Street. Access to Renaissance Worthington Hotel will be maintained from the Houston Street entrance and east-west access will be maintained from 6 a.m. to 9 a.m. on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday.
  • Commerce Street from Second Street to Fourth Street. This closure will be in effect as necessary.

Midnight April 11-6 p.m. April 12

  • Fifth Street from Houston Street to Commerce Street. Two north lanes will be open during peak traffic hours, 6 -9 a.m. and 4-6 p.m.

6 p.m. April 12-6 a.m. April 15

  • Main Street from Weatherford Street to Ninth Street.
  • First Street from Commerce Street to Houston Street.
  • Second Street from Commerce Street to Houston Street.
  • Third Street from Commerce Street to Houston Street.
  • Fourth Street from Commerce Street to Houston Street.
  • Fifth Street from Commerce Street to Houston Street.
  • Parking lanes on Weatherford, Commerce, Houston, First, Fourth and Eighth streets as mentioned above.

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