Red, White & BOOM! 2019 traffic guide

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COLUMBUS – This week kicks off one of Columbus’ favorite traditions and biggest impacts to downtown traffic: Red, White & BOOM!

Red, White & BOOM! will take place, Wednesday, July 3 downtown but road closures began over the weekend.

CLOSURES:

SATURDAY, JUNE 29 FROM 9AM THROUGH THURSDAY, JULY 4 AT TBD
Washington Blvd from Broad St to Main St

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MONDAY, JULY 1 FROM 9AM THROUGH THURSDAY, JULY 4
Civic Center Dr from Broad St to Main St

TUESDAY, JULY 2 FROM 9AM THROUGH THURSDAY, JULY 4 AT 6AM
Spring St from Neil Ave to Marconi Blvd
Long St from Hocking St to Marconi Blvd
Marconi Blvd from Long St to Broad St

WEDNESDAY, JULY 3 FROM 2PM THROUGH 7PM (PARADE FORMATION)
Main from 2nd to River
Rich from River to McDowell
Starling from Rich to Town
Belle from Rich to Town
Lucas from Rich to Town
Civic Center from Mound to Main

WEDNESDAY, JULY 3 FROM 5:15PM UNTIL APPROXIMATELY 7:30PM (PARADE MOVEMENT ONLY)
Lynn St from Front St to High St
Main from River to High
Gay St from Front to High
Long St from Marconi to High
Spring St from Marconi to High
Lafayette St from Front to High
Nationwide Blvd from Ludlow to High
Spring St from High to Neil
Hickory St from Front to Marconi
Rich St from High to Civic Center Dr
Town St from Belle to High
Front St from Main to Spring
State St from High to Front
Rich St from McDowell to River

WEDNESDAY, JULY 3 FROM 5:30PM THROUGH MIDNIGHT (FIREWORKS)
All streets south of Spring St, north of Mound St, east of McDowell St and west of Third St

BEST PLACES TO WATCH:

McFerson Commons Park
Battelle Riverfront Park
Bicentennial Park

Spots can be claimed as early as July 2 after 6 p.m. Anything placed before 6 p.m. on July 2 will be removed. Areas should be marked with items that don’t present a threat to the public. Stakes and posts are prohibited as they can cause damage to irrigation systems.

BEST PLACES TO PARK:

ARENA DISTRICT
Front St Garage, Neil Ave Garage, McConnell Garage, Arena Garage
More info: Visit arenadistrictparking.com

COLUMBUS COMMONS
Access from Third St and Rich St

COSI
Parking lots are located on the west side of COSI​

GREATER COLUMBUS CONVENTION CENTER
Over 4,000 parking spots located near the event

RIDE COTA:

Find more information on COTA services during Red, White & BOOM! by clicking here.

LEARN MORE:

Find everything you need to know about the event by clicking here.

Red, White & BOOM! 2019 map