City of Tampa Traffic Advisory for Downtown Tampa this weekend

Posted
10/09/19
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Traffic is expected to be heavier than normal this weekend in and around downtown Tampa due to multiple events taking place. Drivers and pedestrians alike are advised to allow for extra travel time and travel through the area with caution.

EVENTS:

Friday, October 11, 2019

8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.     MEDCO -  Tampa Convention Center

4:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.   Oktoberfest -   Curtis Hixon Riverfront Park

8:00 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.   Roald Dahl’s Charlie and the Chocolate Factory -  The Florida Orchestra -  The Straz

 

Saturday, October 12, 2019

8:00 a.m. – 12:00pm      Tampa Police Memorial Run - Downtown/Bayshore Boulevard

8:00 a.m. – 6:00pm        MEDCO - Tampa Convention Center

11:00 a.m. – 11:00 p.m. Oktoberfest - Curtis Hixon Riverfront Park

2:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.     Roald Dahl’s Charlie and the Chocolate Factory The Straz

5:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.   UFC Fight Night Amalie Arena

5:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.   Humane Society of Tampa Bay Tampa Convention Center

7:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.     J.B. Smooth The Straz

8:00 p.m. – 10:30pm      Roald Dahl’s Charlie and the Chocolate Factory The Straz

  

Sunday, October 13, 2019

11:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.   Oktoberfest Curtis Hixon Riverfront Park

2:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.     Roald Dahl’s Charlie and the Chocolate Factory The Straz

6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.     for King & Country Amalie Arena

7:30 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.   Roald Dahl’s Charlie and the Chocolate Factory The Straz

  

STREET / LANE CLOSURE SCHEDULE:

 Friday, October 11, 2019       3:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.

  • W. Gasparilla Plaza from W. Cass Street to N. Ashley Drive

Saturday, October 12, 2019 5:00am – 1:00pm

  • N. Franklin Street between E. Twiggs Street and E. Jackson Street
  • E. Madison Street between N. Ashley Drive and Pierce Street with a break at N. Florida Avenue, N. Marion Street and N. Morgan Street
  • Tampa Street from E. Twiggs Street to E. Brorein Street 
  • E. Brorein Street from S. Florida Avenue to Bayshore Boulevard 
  • Bayshore Boulevard between E. Brorein Street and S. Rome Avenue

 Saturday, October 12, 2019 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 p.m.

  • W. Gasparilla Plaza from W. Cass Street to N. Ashley Drive

 Saturday, October 12, 2019 9:00 p.m. – Midnight

  • N. Ashley Drive – southbound outside lane closure – from W. Gasparilla Plaza to E. Twiggs Street

Sunday, October 13, 2019        11:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

  • W. Gasparilla Plaza from W. Cass Street to N. Ashley Drive

 

The Tampa Police Department would like to remind all participants and spectators to report suspicious activity. If you see something, say something. No tip is too small. Report anything suspicious to the nearest police officer or submit an anonymous tip using the TPD mobile app available on iPhones and Androids.

For additional information, please contact:

Traffic Management Center, Smart Mobility Division

Department of Transportation and Stormwater Services

(813)274-7358; TrafficManagement@tampagov.net