TRAFFIC ALERT: 2018 Crystal City Thunder

Published on May 23, 2018

ARLINGTON, Va. — The Crystal City Sports Pub and the Crystal City BID will host Crystal City Thunder a Memorial Day Weekend Celebration from Friday, May 25 until Sunday, May 27, 2018. The Arlington County Police Department will conduct the following road closure from approximately 4:00 PM until 8:00 PM EACH NIGHT to accommodate the event:

  • S. 23rd Street, between S. Eads Street and S. Fern Street


Motorists using S. 23rd Street can detour around the closure by using S. 22nd Street (one block north of S. 23rd Street) via S. Eads Street or S. Fern Street, depending on their direction of travel.

Parking will also be restricted in the same location from 3:00 PM Friday afternoon until 9:00 PM Sunday night, except for motorcycles.  Motorcyclists are encouraged to back their cycle to the curb and line up in an orderly fashion to maximize the space.  Vehicles in violation will be subject to tow. If you are towed from a public street, call the Emergency Communication Center at 703-558-2222.

Barrels and other traffic management equipment will be deployed in the area.  Motorists are reminded to follow police direction and be aware of the extra motorcycle traffic associated with this event and the Rolling Thunder Rally.

For additional event information, visit their website.

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