Traffic Alert


Notice: Parking on Monument Circle is now prohibited between the hours of 6 p.m. and 6 a.m. daily. Unmetered, two-hour parking will continue to be permitted from 6 a.m. – 6 p.m. daily in the areas not restricted as loading zones.

Wednesday, May 24
Market Street will be closed between Alabama and Delaware streets 8 a.m.–2 p.m. for the Original Farmers’ Market at the City Market.

The south lane of the west block of Georgia Street (between Illinois Street and Capitol Avenue) will be closed 12 – 1 p.m. for Workout Wednesday.

Thursday, May 25
USO Operation Hydration will result in the closure of the south traffic lane on New York Street between Pierson and Meridian streets from 7 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Friday, May 26
The 500 Festival Memorial Service will result in the closure of Michigan and North Streets between Pennsylvania and Meridian streets from 5:30 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Food Truck Friday will take place on the west block of Georgia Street. As a result, the south lane will be closed 11 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Saturday, May 27
The IPL 500 Festival Parade will result in many street closures along and around the parade route. Vermont Street between Meridian and Pennsylvania streets will be closed starting at 7:30 a.m. Friday. Other effected roads will be closed beginning at 6 a.m. Saturday. All streets will be reopened by 7 p.m.

Run, White & Blue 5K is taking place on IUPUI’s campus and will result in partial closures along the route from 8-11 a.m.

The Snake Pit Ball, being held at the Indianapolis Roof Ball Room, may cause delays on Washington Street in the evening.

Sunday, May 28
Market Street between Delaware and Alabama streets will be closed 6:30 a.m. – 12 p.m. for Bike to the 500.

Special Events
A concert at The Farm Bureau Insurance Lawn at White River State Park may cause increased traffic on the west side of Downtown Wednesday evening.

An Indiana Fever game may cause increased traffic around Bankers Life Fieldhouse Thursday evening.

Construction Closures
Capitol Avenue is closed between Fall Creek Parkway North Drive and Fall Creek Parkway South Drive. It will remain closed through Nov. 30. Detour on Meridian Street.

Davidson Street and the easternmost lane of College Avenue will be closed between Maryland and Georgia Streets through June 1 for construction of the Vue Apartments. Maryland Street is also closed due to the apartment project. Northbound should detour on College Avenue. Southbound should detour on I-65/70.

During 2017, Fall Creek bridge reconstruction projects will result in closures of Capitol, Central and College avenues at Fall Creek. More details on timing of the closures will be provided as they become available. Please see for additional details.

For these events please plan your travel through Downtown, accordingly.  There may be parking and sidewalk restrictions for the events. For additional street closing information see the City of Indianapolis’ Street Closings.