Weekend Road Closures for Friday, September 15 Through Sunday, September 17, 2023

The Baltimore City Department of Transportation would like to advise motorists of the temporary road closures and traffic modifications for the following activities this weekend.  Please download the Waze.com app for live detour navigation.  All activities are weather permitting and BCDOT is not responsible for providing status updates.


Traffic Modifications for Baltimore Orioles Home Games This Weekend

This weekend, temporary traffic modifications will be in effect for Baltimore Orioles home games at Oriole Park at Camden Yards.

In preparation for the games, the following streets will be closed on Friday, September 15, 2023 starting at approximately 4:00 p.m.:

  • Eutaw Street from Pratt to Camden Streets
  • Camden Street from Howard to Russell Streets
  • Hamburg Street from Russell to Leadenhall Streets

In addition, the following parking restrictions will be implemented on Friday, September 15, 2023 beginning at 4:00 p.m.:

  • East side of Eutaw Street from Pratt to Lombard Streets
  • North side of Conway Street from Charles to Sharp Streets
  • East side of Greene Street, from Lombard Street to Washington Boulevard
  • North side of Pratt Street, from Greene Street to Paca Street

The road closures and parking restrictions listed above will also be implemented on Saturday, September 16th at approximately 4:00 p.m. and Sunday, September 17th at approximately 10:00 a.m. 

Transportation Enforcement Officers will be stationed at key intersections to assist with the movement of traffic in the downtown area.  Motorists traveling in the vicinity of the stadium should be on the watch for pedestrians, especially when approaching designated crosswalks.  

 

Traffic Modifications for the Fells Point Fall Festival

This weekend, temporary traffic modifications will be implemented for the Fells Point Fall Festival which will be held along S. Broadway in the heart of Fells Point.

In preparation for the event, southbound S. Broadway will be closed to through traffic between Lancaster and Thames Streets from 9:00 a.m. on Friday, September 15, 2023 through 9:00 p.m. on Sunday, September 17, 2023 with detours and parking restrictions in effect. 

Motorists traveling in this vicinity should be on the watch for changing traffic patterns and are encouraged to use alternate routes.

 

Traffic Modifications for the Nun Run

This Saturday, temporary traffic modifications will be implemented for the Nun Run which will kick off from the Cathedral of Mary Our Queen on Charles Street at 8:00 a.m.

Participants will start at the Cathedral of Mary Our Queen and turn right onto Charles Street southbound, right onto Wyndhurst Avenue, right onto northbound Roland Avenue, right on Northern Parkway, right onto Charles Street heading south back to the main entrance of the Cathedral of Mary Our Queen.

In preparation for the event on Saturday, September 16, 2023, one lane of traffic will be coned off for runners along the race route from approximately 7:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. with parking restrictions in effect. 

Citizens should be advised that temporary traffic stops will be implemented along the race route for the safety of participants.  These traffic stops may cause traffic congestion and delays, so motorists are urged to plan ahead by allowing additional travel time on Saturday morning and using alternate routes away from the race route.  Motorists should also be on the watch for pedestrians and traffic control personnel.

 

Traffic Modifications for the Dinner Under the Stars

This Saturday, temporary traffic modifications will be implemented for the Dinner Under the Stars event.

In preparation for the event, the following roadways will be closed to through traffic on Saturday, September 16, 2023 from 10:00 a.m. to 11:59 p.m. with detours and parking restrictions in effect:

  • Lexington Street closed from Guilford Avenue to Frederick Street
  • Holliday Street closed from Saratoga to Lexington Streets
  • Fayette Street closed from President Street to Guilford Avenue
  • Gay Street closed from Baltimore to Saratoga Street
  • Holliday Street closed from Fayette to Baltimore Street

Motorists traveling in this vicinity should be on the watch for changing traffic patterns and are encouraged to use alternate routes.

 

Traffic Modifications for Crane Operations and Cleaning Activities

This weekend, temporary road and lane closures will be in effect for crane operations and cleaning activities.

On Friday, September 15, 2023, the following ramp closure will be implemented:

  • Exit ramp to westbound Cold Spring Lane from the northbound Jones Falls Expressway closed 10:00 p.m. Friday, September 15th until 4:00 p.m. on Saturday, September 16, 2023 (milling and paving work)

On Saturday, September 16, 2023, the following road and lane closures will be implemented:

  • MD-295 southbound right lane closures between Hamburg Street and the county line 6:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. (right of way cleaning and tree trimming activities)
  • Jones Falls Expressway southbound right lane closures from the city line to Guilford Avenue 6:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. (right of way cleaning and tree trimming activities)
  • Harford Road closed between Grindon and Markley Avenues 7:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. (crane operation)
  • Elm Avenue closed between 38th and 40th Streets 7:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. (crane operation)

Motorists traveling in these vicinities should be on the watch for changing traffic patterns and are encouraged to use alternate routes.

 

Traffic Modifications for the Baltimore Farmers' Market & Bazaar

This Sunday, traffic modifications will be in effect for the Baltimore Farmers' Market & Bazaar, which is held under the Jones Falls Expressway along Saratoga Street between Holliday and Gay Streets.

On Sunday, September 17, 2023 the following street and lane closures will be implemented from approximately 6:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. with detours in effect:

  • Holliday Street closed from Pleasant Street to Saratoga Street
  • Pleasant Street closed at Holliday Street
  • Hillen Street center lane closure at Fallsway

Motorists traveling in this vicinity should be on the watch for changing traffic patterns and are encouraged to use alternate routes.

 

Traffic Modifications for the BSO Gala

Starting on Monday, a portion of Park Avenue will be closed to traffic for the BSO Gala. 

In preparation for the event, Park Avenue will be closed to through traffic between Howard and Cathedral Streets starting at 12:00 a.m. on Monday, September 18, 2023 with detours and parking restrictions in effect.  This portion of Park Avenue will remain closed until 11:59 p.m. on Monday, September 25, 2023.

Motorists traveling in this vicinity should be on the watch for changing traffic patterns and are encouraged to use alternate routes.

 

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