HUNTSVILLE POLICE DEPARTMENT
815 Wheeler Avenue Huntsville, Alabama 35801
Chief of Police
|Dr. Harry Hobbs|
Communications Relations Officer
HPD Announces Downtown Road
for Panoply Arts Festival 2013
Huntsville Alabama (April 19,
2013) In preparation
for the annual Panoply of the Arts Festival, the Huntsville Police Department
will be closing several streets around Big Springs Park in Downtown Huntsville.
The following road closing and opening schedule will be followed for the Panoply
Festival to be held between Friday April 26th - Sunday April 28th,
Signs announcing the road closings will be
placed days in advance at the intersections of closed streets and will
remain in place until Monday April 29th at 5 PM.
Monday April 22nd,
Close Lowe Avenue (except for Holiday Inn
traffic) from Church Street to the northern rear entrance to the Holiday
Inn. Access to the Holiday Inn will be maintained from both Lowe Avenue and
from Monroe Street.
Close Monroe Street from south of the
intersection at Williams Avenue, and before the entrance to the Holiday Inn,
north to the south side of the exit from the circular drive of the VBC
Ticket Office. Access to the VBC Ticket Office and VBC Parking Garage will
be maintained from Monroe Street throughout the festival.
Close Williams Avenue from Church Street to
Handicap parking for the event will be
provided at all city parking garages and parking lots.
Bicycle Parking will be allowed at
designated bicycle racks at Monroe Street Gateway entrance and the Church
Street Gateway entrance at Williams Avenue.
Monday, April 29th,
All roads will be open no later than 5 PM.
Schedule of Events:
School Days will be
open inside the park on Thursday April 25th, and Friday April 26th,
from 8:30 AM to 1:30 PM.
Panoply will be open
to the general public on:
Friday April 26th, 5 PM to 9 PM
Saturday April 27th, 10
AM to 9 PM
Sunday April 28th 12 PM
to 7 PM