Columbus Day Parade street closures to know for Monday


Monday is Columbus Day, which celebrates the anniversary of Christopher Columbus’ arrival to the North American continent.

To mark the occasion, there will be a parade that marches up Fifth Avenue. But that also means road closures for motorists trying to navigate the city.

Be prepared: Check this list of closures before you head out for the day.

According to the city Department of Transportation, the following streets will be closed from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. for the parade.

Formation:

-43rd Street between Madison and Sixth avenues

-44th Street between Madison and Sixth avenues

-45th Street between Madison and Sixth avenues

-46th Street between Madison and Sixth avenues

-47th Street between Madison and Sixth avenues

-Fifth Avenue between 43rd and 47th streets

Route:

-Fifth Avenue between East 47th and East 72nd streets

Dispersal:

-Fifth Avenue between 72nd and 79th streets

-72nd Street between Fifth and Madison avenues

-73rd Street between Fifth and Madison avenues

-74th Street between Fifth and Madison avenues

-75th Street between Fifth and Madison avenues

-76th Street between Fifth and Madison avenues

-77th Street between Fifth and Madison avenues

-78th Street between Fifth and Madison avenues

Miscellaneous:

-62nd Street between Madison and Fifth avenues

-68th Street between Park and Fifth avenues

-69th Street between Park and Fifth avenues

-70th Street between Park and Fifth avenues

-Vanderbilt Avenue between 43rd and 47th streets

Columbus Day Festival

The following streets will be closed on Monday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

-Whitehall Street between Stone and Water streets

-Broadway between Morris and Stone streets

-Broadway between Liberty Street and Battery Place

 

 

 

 

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