TRAFFIC ALERT: 2016 Rosslyn Jazz Festival Street Closures

Published on August 31, 2016

ARLINGTON, Va. — The Rosslyn Jazz Festival will take place on Saturday, September 10, 2016.  Set up will begin at approximately 10:00 A.M. and clean-up should be completed by 8:00 P.M. The actual event times are 1:00 P.M. until 7:00 P.M.  The Arlington County Police Department will conduct the following road closures to accommodate this event:

  • Eastbound lanes of Lee Hwy between Fort Myer Drive and Lynn Street will be closed from 10:00 A.M. to 8:00 P.M. Detour signs will be posted.

  • North 19th Street between Fort Myer and North Moore Street will be closed from 10:00 A.M. to 8:00 P.M.

  • Heavy pedestrian traffic is anticipated between the hours of 2:00 P.M. and 10:00 P.M. Be prepared for delays if you do not DETOUR prior to Fort Myer Drive.

  • DETOUR Traffic wishing to access Route 66 or the Key Bridge by way of Lee Hwy EAST should exit Lee Hwy at one of the following: 1) Veitch Street, 2) Rhodes Street, 3) Quinn Street, or finally 4) Fort Myer Drive and use Wilson Boulevard to access Lynn Street.

Street parking in the area will be restricted. Motorists should be on the lookout for temporary "No Parking" signs. Illegally parked vehicles may be ticketed or towed. If your vehicle is towed from a public street, call 703-558-2222

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