Street Closures

NYC Cannabis Parade & Rally 2019: Start time, route, street closures

The NYC Cannabis Parade & Rally is set to take place this weekend and if you’re looking for a New York City event where you join thousands of advocates for the legalization of marijuana for recreation and medicinal purposes, you may be interested in attending the New York City Cannabis Parade...

Friday, May 3, 2019 - 8:58am

Five Boro Bike Tour 2019: Start time, route map, street closures

The Five Boro Bike Tour is set to take place this Sunday. Approximately 32,000 cyclists from around the country and the world will ride together for 40 miles through all of New York City’s five boroughs this Sunday. Cyclists and enthusiasts who ever imagined biking through New York City without...

Tuesday, April 30, 2019 - 4:04pm

NYC Car Free Earth Day 2019: Location, start time, street closures

If you're looking for fun things to do in NYC, Car Free Earth Day 2019 is set to take place this Saturday and is a great way to enjoy the  and that means streets in Manhattan will be closed to vehicular traffic to allow pedestrians and cyclists to explore the New York City Streets freely...

Friday, April 26, 2019 - 9:35am

Boston Marathon 2018: Street closures, start time, route, MBTA info

Boston Marathon 2018 will take place on Monday, April 16. Tens of thousands of marathoners are expected to participate in the 122nd annual Boston Marathon, while approximately half million people will pack Boston to be part of all the excitement.  You can also catch the action online by...

Friday, January 18, 2019 - 10:54am

Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony 2018: Street closures, weather

The 2018 Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony is set to take place on Wednesday, November 28 at the world-famous Rockefeller Center. The event will take place from 7 to 10 p.m. EST. Aside from the lighting of the 72-foot-tall Norway spruce to officially start the holiday season New...

Tuesday, November 27, 2018 - 3:32pm

Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade 2018: Start time, route, street closures

The 2018 Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade will take place in a few days and if you’re going to be in New York City for the holiday, you’re either making plans to get to the best spot to see the annual parade or making sure you avoid navigating the city on Thanksgiving Day. More than...

Wednesday, November 21, 2018 - 4:35pm

NYC Veterans Day Parade 2018: Start time, route, street closures

The NYC Veterans Day Parade will take place this Sunday to celebrate and honor the service of military veterans and those currently serving in the military. The annual NYC Veterans Day Parade has been in existence since 1919. The first parade celebrated veterans of World War I which lasted from...

Friday, November 9, 2018 - 3:07pm

NYC Marathon 2018: Start times, route map, street closures, weather

The NYC marathon 2018 is set to take place on Sunday and thousands of runners and revelers will take over the streets of New York City. The 2018 TCS New York City Marathon will start on Staten Island and participants will make their way across the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge, throughout NYC’s...

Saturday, November 3, 2018 - 7:57am

MAP: 2018 NYC Village Halloween Parade street closures

The 2018 Village Halloween Parade will take place Wednesday evening in the village and all the freaks and zombies are guaranteed to be out tonight.  New York City’s 45th annual Village Halloween Parade is considered to be one of the largest Halloween celebrations in the country with...

Wednesday, October 31, 2018 - 2:29pm

African American Day Parade 2018: Start time, route, street closures

The 2018 African American Day Parade is set to march through Harlem on Sunday. Now in its 49th year, the African American Day Parade keeps up its long-standing tradition of celebrating African American culture and pride. The annual parade is held every third Sunday in September and is recognized...

Friday, September 14, 2018 - 10:35pm

The Feast of San Gennaro 2018: Dates, street closures, how to get there

The Feast of San Gennaro 2018 kicks off this week and if you love Italian food and more specifically, cannoli, you need to make sure you don’t miss this street fair. Now in its 92nd year, the Feast of San Gennaro street fair is the oldest NYC street fair and will take place for 11 days this...

Wednesday, September 12, 2018 - 6:46pm

Pakistan Independence Day Parade 2018: Start time, street closures

The 2018 Pakistan Independence Day Parade and Festival will take place this weekend to celebrate Pakistani culture and the nation's independence. Now in its 34th year, the Pakistan Independence Day Parade has grown to become the largest celebration of Pakistan in the country. Independence Day...

Friday, August 3, 2018 - 2:18pm

Disability Pride Parade NYC 2018: Start time, route, street closures

The 2018 Disability Pride Parade NYC takes place this weekend in Manhattan to celebrate and raise awareness to people with disabilities. Now in its fourth year, Disability Pride Parade NYC will continue to support the inclusion of people living with mental and physical disabilities. The parade was...

Friday, July 13, 2018 - 2:46pm

Pride Parade NYC 2018: Full route, map, street closures, MTA info

Pride Parade NYC 2018 is set to march through Manhattan this weekend on Sunday, June 24. The annual event takes place at the end of June to mark the end of LGBTQ Pride Month. June is a significant month for gay rights because it commemorates the tribute to the Stonewall Riots which took place on...

Friday, June 22, 2018 - 4:48pm

All the NYC street closures for the 2018 National Puerto Rican Day Parade

The 2018 National Puerto Rican Day Parade will take place this Sunday and thousands of people will be in Manhattan to celebrate and honor Puerto Rican culture and heritage. Each year, the National Puerto Rican Day Parade honors many leaders, educators, artists and celebrities who have an impact on...

Wednesday, June 6, 2018 - 12:29pm

Here are all the street closures for the 2018 Celebrate Israel Parade

The 2018 Celebrate Israel Parade will take place this Sunday in Manhattan and it will be the world’s largest gathering to show support and celebrate Israel. This year, the theme for 2018 Celebrate Israel Parade is “70 and Sababa” or "70 and Awesome." The first...

Friday, June 1, 2018 - 6:40pm

Here are the street closures for Memorial Day parades around town

There will be several NYC Memorial Day parades and other activities to get into this weekend and if you’re looking to celebrate Memorial Day by attending a parade you have a few to choose from. While there may not be Memorial Day parades in Manhattan on Monday, other boroughs in the city...

Friday, May 25, 2018 - 12:20pm

NYC Cannabis Parade & Rally: Start time, parade route, street closures

The NYC Cannabis Parade is happening this weekend, and if you’re someone who advocates for the legalization of marijuana for medical and recreational use, you may want to join the cause this Saturday. The NYC Cannabis Parade & Rally is part of the Global Marijuana March, which is held on...

Thursday, May 3, 2018 - 4:33pm

Here are all the street closures for the Five Boro Bike Tour

Get ready, the Five Boro Bike Tour is gearing up to take over the city this Sunday.  Approximately 32,000 cyclists will ride together 40 miles through New York City’s five boroughs on May 6. The bike event starts at 7:30 a.m., EST. The annual event gives cyclists and enthusiasts the...

Wednesday, May 2, 2018 - 2:40pm

2018 Grammy Awards: Street closures, MTA info and more

The 2018 Grammy Awards are quickly approaching and, if you’re a New Yorker, that means planning your weekend travel around the event for the first time since 2003. That’s right, get ready for some street closures and additional subway delays — because, you know, that’s...

Friday, January 26, 2018 - 5:01pm