OKLAHOMA CITY (KFOR) – Downtown Oklahoma City will have temporary street closures before, during and after the Festival of the Arts.

The Festival of the Arts will be held April 19-24 in Bicentennial Park between Civic Center Music Hall and City Hall.

Streets bordering Bicentennial Park will close April 8 and reopen April 30, according to City of Oklahoma City officials.

“Drivers should allow extra time downtown during the closures,” city officials said.

The following streets will be closed:

  • Walker Avenue – Northbound from Main Street to Couch Drive and southbound from Robert S. Kerr Avenue to Main Street. The Arts District Garage will be accessible from Walker Avenue to Latting Circle.
  • Lee Avenue – Northbound from Main Street to Couch Drive with alley access. Northbound and southbound from Colcord Drive to Couch Drive.
  • Colcord Drive – Eastbound from Lee Avenue to Walker Avenue.
  • Couch Drive – Westbound from Walker Avenue to Lee Avenue.

A map of the closures is featured below:

“On-street parking bordering Bicentennial Park will not be accessible while the streets are closed. Pedestrian access to Bicentennial Park and Civic Center Music Hall will be maintained,” officials said.