Red White & Boom: Road closures in downtown Columbus

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Over 400,000 people will gather in downtown Columbus to celebrate the 37th annual Red White & Boom.

Thursday, June 29 through Tuesday, July 4

  • W. Spring Street between Marconi Boulevard and Neil Avenue from 9 a.m., Thursday, June 29 through Tuesday, July 4, TBD.

Friday, June 30 at 9 a.m to Tuesday, July 4 at 6 a.m.

  • W. Long Street from Hocking Street to Marconi Boulevard
  • Civic Center Drive from W. Broad Street to E. Rich Street
  • S. Second Street from E. Rich Street to W. Main Street

Sunday, July 2 9 a.m. to Tuesday, July 4, 6 a.m.

  • Marconi Boulevard from W. Long Street to W. Broad Street will be closed

Monday, July 3, from 9 a.m. to Tuesday, July 4, 6 a.m.

  • W. Broad Street from S. Belle Street to Washington Boulevard will be closed

Monday, July 3, from 7:30 p.m. to midnight.

  • Neil Avenue from Vine Street to W. Long Street
  • W. Spring Street from Hickory Street to Neil Avenue

For parade movement will be closed from Monday, July 3 to Tuesday 5:50-7:30 p.m.

  • W. Rich Street from S. Belle Street to N. High Street
  • W. Main Street from S. Second Street to High Street
  • W. Town Street from Civic Center Drive to High Street
  • E. State Street from Front to High streets
  • E. Lynn Street from Front Street to just past Wall Street
  • E. Gay Street from Front Street to High Street
  • W. Long Street from Marconi Boulevard to High Street
  • E. Lafayette Street from Front Street to near High Street
  • E. Spring Street from Marconi Boulevard to High Street
  • Hickory Street from W. Spring Street to Front Street
  • W. Nationwide Boulevard from Ludlow Street to High Street
  • Front Street from Nationwide Boulevard to W. Main Street

Parking:

COTA

COTA will provide expanded public transportation to Red, White & BOOM! on Monday July 3 with express service from Park & Rides, local service and extended CBUS service. Express service to Downtown from select Park & Ride locations will begin at 5:30 p.m. and continue until 8:30 p.m.

Before the fireworks, there will be an improved frequency of service traveling Downtown on most local service until approximately 9 p.m.

After the fireworks, buses will leave Downtown from designated Red, White & BOOM! approximately 10:45 p.m., 11:30 p.m. and midnight. Boarding zones will be posted in downtown High Street bus shelters.

Find a COTA Park & Ride location near you: http://www.cota.com/redwhiteandboom

COSI

Parking lots are located on the West side of COSI

Greater Columbus Convention Center

Over 4,000 parking spots located near the event

LAZgo smartphone app

You can also reserve parking through the LAZgo smartphone app.

Lots with reserved parking are:

  • LeVeque Garage -- Rooftop access and river views
  • Vets Memorial Lot -- accessible at Broad and Starling
  • RiverSouth Garage -- accessible near Front and Rich Streets; rooftop access and river views
  • Buckeye Garage -- accessible from Long Street near 3rd; rooftop access and river views
  • Columbus Commons -- accessible from Third and Rich Streets