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Roanoke Street Closing Updates

Posted on: October 24, 2018

[ARCHIVED] Downtown – Weekend Street Closure Update

ROANOKE, VA – The following streets will be closed downtown due to events planned for this Weekend, October 26 through October 27.


"Boo Bash 2018" (Friday, 10/26/18) - 5:00 PM to 12:00 AM (Midnight)

  • Market Street between Campbell Avenue and Salem Avenue

Contact: Jonathan Paje, 540-819-4268

"Martin's Halloween Block Party" (Friday, 10/26/18 thru Saturday, 10/27/18) - 3:00 PM on 10/26/18 to 10/27/18 at Midnight

  • 1st Street between Church Avenue and Franklin Road
  • Luck Avenue between 2nd Street and 1st Street

Contact: Jason Martin, 540-985-6278

"Spooky Sprint 5K" (Saturday, 10/27/18) 7:00 AM to 1:00 PM

  • Wiley Drive beginning at Winona Avenue and continuing past Smith Park
  • Wiley Drive between Franklin Road and Crystal Spring Avenue

 Contact: Amanda Nastiuk, West End Center, 540-342-0902

"Halloween Block Party Kids Corner" (Saturday, 10/27/18) - 3:00 PM to 1:30 AM

  • Church Avenue between Jefferson Street and Old Fire Station #1

Contact: Kay Phelps, VIP2, 770-904-2254

 "Forkaween" (Saturday, 10/27/18) - 3:00 PM to 2:00 AM

  • Market Street between Campbell Avenue and Salem Avenue

Contact: Trevor Mckinley, 540-819-5249

"Square Bash" (Saturday, 10/27/18) - 5:00 PM to 1:00 AM

  • Market Street between Campbell Avenue and Kirk Avenue

Contact: David Nakhle, 540-798-6656


Due to these events, on-street parking may be temporarily restricted.

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