City announces Ocala Arts Festival road closures

The city has released a list of road closures that will be in effect for the 53rd Annual Ocala Arts Festival happening Saturday, October 26 and Sunday, October 27 in downtown Ocala.

These road closures will be in effect from Friday, October 25 at 7 a.m. to Sunday, October 27 at 11:30 p.m.:

  • SE First Avenue, from SE Third Street to E Silver Springs Boulevard
  • E Broadway Street, from SW First Avenue to Osceola Avenue
  • E Fort King Street, from Magnolia Avenue to Osceola Avenue
  • SE Second Street, from Magnolia Avenue to Osceola Avenue
  • SE Magnolia Avenue, from E Fort King Street to Silver Springs Boulevard

The following detours will be in effect as well:

  • Northbound – SE First Avenue: East on SE Third Street, north on Watula Avenue, west on Silver Springs Boulevard, back to NE First Avenue
  • Eastbound – W Broadway Street: South on SW First Avenue, east on Fort King Street, south on Magnolia Avenue, east on SE Third Street, north on Watula Avenue, back to E Broadway Street.
  • Eastbound- West Fort King Street: South on Magnolia Avenue, east on SE Third Street, north on Watula Avenue, back to East Fort King Street
  • Eastbound – SW Second Street: South on Magnolia Avenue, east on SE Third Street, north on Watula Avenue, back to SE Second Street
  • Southbound – N Magnolia Avenue: West on State Road 40, south on SW First Avenue, east on Fort King Street, back to S Magnolia Avenue

For more information, visit City of Ocala’s website