Temporary Road Closures in Downtown for Santa Fest and 34th Annual Downtown Tampa Christmas Parade

12/02/15
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TRAFFIC ADVISORY

Santa Fest and 34th Annual Downtown Tampa Christmas Parade will be held in Downtown Tampa on Saturday, December 5, 2015 from 11 a.m to 4 p.m. To accommodate the parade, the following road closures will occur. All roads are expected to be open by 1 p.m.

Parade Staging Area – Streets scheduled to close at 8 a.m.
Pierce St. (Cass St. to Kennedy Blvd.)
Polk St. (Morgan St. to Jefferson St.)
Zack St. (Morgan St. to Pierce St.)
Madison St. (Morgan St. to Pierce St.)
Morgan St. (Twiggs St. to Kennedy Blvd.)

Parade Route – Streets scheduled to close at 9 a.m.
Madison St. (Morgan St. to Ashley Dr.)
Ashley Dr. (Madison St. to Cass St.)

Parade Disbanding Area – Streets scheduled to close at 10:30 a.m.
Cass St. (Ashley Dr. to North Boulevard)
Gasparilla Plaza (Cass St. to Ashley Dr.)

Parking will be available on-street, in the Poe Parking Garage until approximately 10 a.m., the Royal Parking Lot, and Fort Brooke Parking Garage.

The City of Tampa recommends using Jefferson St. to the east as an alternate route through downtown.

Traffic Advisory

For additional information, please contact: 
Jean W. Duncan, P.E.
Director, Department of Transportation and Stormwater Services
(813) 274-3101; jean.duncan@tampagov.net