Street Closures

There will be scheduled street closures through out the festival. Changes may occur so please check back before you head down. 

Street Closures (REVISED March 4, 2014)

2014 MAIN ST. Fort Worth Arts Festival

Monday, April 7, 2014, 12:01 a.m. through Monday, April 14, 2014, 6 a.m.

  • Main Street from 2nd Street to 3rd Street; 
  • Main Street from 4th Street to 9th Street;
  • 9th Street from Houston Street to Commerce Street;
  • 9th Street from Commerce to Calhoun Street;
  • 8th Street from Houston Street to Main Street - One curb lane on the south side of the street and parking curb cut;
  • Houston Street north bound lane from 11th Street to 9th Street closed to all but local traffic due to closure of 9th Street to Houston

Tuesday, April 8, 2014, 12:01 a.m. through Monday, April 14, 2014, 6 a.m.

  • Main Street from Weatherford Street to 2nd Street;
  • 1st Street from Houston Street to Commerce Street;
  • 2nd Street from Houston to Throckmorton, north loading lane:
  • 6th Street from Throckmorton Street to Commerce Street – 2 southlanes at 9 a.m. Two south lanes remain open. Access to Ashton Hotel, Central parking Garage, Blackstone Hotel and Embassy Suites Hotel parking to be maintained;
  • 7th Street from Throckmorton Street to Commerce Street- 2 north lanes, closures begin at 9 a.m. Two south lanes remain open;

Tuesday, April 8, 2014, 7 p.m. through Monday, April 14, 2014, 6 a.m.

  • 3rd Street between Houston Street and Commerce Street - Jewelry store access remains open.
  • 4th Street from Houston Street to Commerce Street – Access to Scat Jazz Lounge and restaurants, parking garage, maintained.

Wednesday, April 9, 2014, 12:01 a.m. through Monday, April 14, 2014, 6 a.m.

  • Weatherford Street from Houston Street to Commerce Street - south side of street, close parking lane and bag parking meters for golf cart lane and load/unload area;
  • 1st Street from Houston Street to Commerce Street - Access to Renaissance Worthington Hotel parking garage will be maintained;
  • 1st Street from Commerce Street to Calhoun Street - South and north parking lanes closed and parking meters bagged for truck parking;
  • 2nd Street from Houston Street to Commerce Street  - Access to Renaissance Worthington Hotel will be maintained from the Houston Street entrance;
  • 4th Street from Houston Street to Throckmorton Street, south parking lanes plus the far south traffic lane. The north traffic lane and north parking lane will remain open to accommodate traffic turning westbound off Houston Street;
  • 5th Street from Houston Street to Commerce Street - All lanes on 5th Street will close for the weekend until Monday, April 14, at 6 a.m;
  • 5th Street from Houston Street to Throckmorton Street – North parking lane and north traffic lane closed, bag parking meters for truck parking;
  • 6th Street from Houston Street to Commerce Street - Two north lanes will be open all day Wednesday, April 9 and Thursday, April 10, and then close at 6 p.m., Thursday, April 10. The street will re-open Friday, April 11 at 6 a.m. and then close again at 6 p.m. for the duration of the event;
  • 7th Street from Houston Street to Commerce Street - Two south lanes will be open all day Wednesday, April 9 and Thursday, April 10, and then close at 6 p.m. on Thursday, April 10. The street will re-open Friday, April 11 at 6 a.m. and then close again at 6 p.m. for the duration of the event;
  • 8th Street from Houston Street to Commerce Street - Access to Hilton Hotel will be maintained and restaurant valet parking service will be relocated to Houston Street with vehicle turnarounds by valet, similar to 6th Street arrangement;
  • 8th Street from Commerce Street to Calhoun Street - Close north parking lane to accommodate truck parking;
  • Commerce Street (west parking/loading lane) from Weatherford Street to 9th Street - Close parking lane and bag parking meters so it can be used as a golf cart lane;
  • Commerce Street from 2nd Street to 4th Street, - close additional full west traffic lane out to lane markings to facilitate loading/unloading. This closure will be in effect as necessary when load/unload and golf cart traffic is heaviest to avoid carts driving into traffic;
  • Commerce Street (east parking lane) from 8th Street to 9th Street to accommodate truck parking;
  • Commerce Street (east and west curb lanes) from 9th Street to 200 feet south to accommodate truck parking;
  • Houston Street (east curb lane and recessed areas) from Weatherford Street to 9th Street - Close curb lane and bag meters so these spaces can be used as a golf cart lane.

Thursday, April 10, 2014, 12:01 a.m. through Friday, April 11, 2014, 6 p.m.

  • 6th Street from Houston Street to Commerce Street - Two North lanes will be open until end of evening peak hours at 6 p.m. Street will re-open at 6 a.m. Friday, April 11 and then close at 6 p.m. for the duration of the event;
  • 7th Street from Houston Street to Commerce Street - Two South lanes will be open until end of evening peak hours at 6 p.m. Street will re-open at 6 a.m. Friday, April 11 and then close at 6 p.m. for the duration of the event

Friday, April 11, 2014, 6 p.m. through Monday, April 14, 2014, 6 a.m. - All street closures in effect

  • Main Street from Weatherford Street to 9th Street;
  • 1st Street from Commerce Street to Houston Street;
  • 2nd Street from Commerce Street to Houston Street;
  • 3rd Street from Commerce Street to Houston Street;
  • 4th Street from Commerce Street to Houston Street;
  • 5th Street from Commerce Street to Houston Street;
  • 6th Street from Commerce Street to Houston Street;
  • 7th Street from Commerce Street to Houston Street;
  • 8th Street from Commerce Street to Houston Street;
  • 9th Street from Houston Street to Calhoun Street;
  • Houston Street from 12th Street to 9th Street (local traffic only);

Parking lanes on Weatherford Street, Commerce Street, Houston Street, 1st Street, 4th Street, and 8th Street as mentioned above.