Philadelphia

2010 ROAD CLOSING DATES OF MLK & KELLY DRIVES IN FAIRMOUNT PARK & BEN FRANKLIN PARKWAY CLOSURES PHILADELPHIA

2011 Fairmount Park Closings

http://www.phillychitchat.com/2011/04/kelly-drive-mlk-drive-fairmount-park.html

Ben Franklin Parkway & Eakin’s Oval Closures for 2010 (Partial or Full Closures. I recomend you just skip driving in the area during these days. Take the Schuylkill Expressway or an alternative route)

5/10 Susan Komen Mother’s Day Walk
6/7 Commerce Bank Bike Race
7/4 July 4th Celebration
9/20 Phila Distance Run
9/26 College Day
9/27 Puerto Rican Parade
10/18 AIDS Walk
11/22 Philadelphia Marathon
11/26 Thanksgiving Day Parade

Fairmount Park
2010 Kelly Drive Event Closures

A B C D
1 Fairmount Park
2 2010 Kelly Drive Event Closures tentative
3
4 Day Event Closure Time
5 2nd Sunday of March Manny Flick Regatta Partial 6 AM to 5 PM
6 3rd Sunday of March Manny Flick Regatta Partial 6 AM to 5 PM
7 4th Sunday of March Manny Flick Regatta Partial 6 AM to 5 PM
8 1st Saturday of April Murphy Cup Regatta Partial 6 AM to 5 PM
9 2nd Sunday of April Manny Flick Regatta Partial 6 AM to 5 PM
10 3rd Sunday of April Manny Flick Regatta Partial 6 AM to 5 PM
11 4th Sunday of April Catholic League Regatta Partial 6 AM to 5 PM
12 1st Sunday of May City Championship Regatta Partial 6 AM to 5 PM
13 1st Thursday of May Dad Vail Partial 11:00 AM
14 1st Friday of May Dad Vail Partial To
15 2nd Saturday of May Dad Vail Partial 6:00 PM
16 2nd Sunday of May Dr White Regatta Partial 9 AM to 5 PM
17 2nd Thursday of May Stotesbury Regatta Partial 11:00 AM
18 2nd Friday of May Stotesbury Regatta Partial To
19 3rd Saturday of May Stotesbury Regatta Partial 6:00 PM
20 5th Saturday of May Oddyssey Half Marathon Full 7AM to 11 AM
21 1st Saturday of June International Dragon Boat Festival Partial 6 AM to 5 PM
22 1st Sunday of June US Pro Bike Race Full 7 AM to 3 PM
23 4th Sunday of June Philadelphia Triathlon Full 6 AM to 11 AM
24 1st Friday of July Independence Day Regatta Partial 11 AM to 5 PM
25 1st Saturday of July Independence Day Regatta Partial 6 AM to 5 PM
26 1st Sunday of July Independence Day Regatta Partial 6 AM to 5 PM
27 4th of July Welcome America Partial Lower 24 Hours
28 2nd Sunday of July Philadelphia Women’s Triathlon Full 6 AM to 11 AM
29 1st Sunday of August Philadelphia She Rox Triathlon Full 6 AM to 11 AM
30 2nd Sunday of August Granfondo Bike Ride Full 6 AM to 11 AM
31 2nd Sunday of September Bike Philly Partial Lower 6 AM to 10 AM
32 3rd Sunday of September Philadelphia Distance Run Full 6 AM to 12 PM
33 1st Saturday of October Dragon Boat Regatta Partial 5 AM to 5 PM
34 2nd Saturday of October Navy Day Regatta Partial 6 AM to 5 PM
35 2nd Sunday of October Row For The Cure Partial 6 AM to 3 PM
36 3rd Sunday of October AIDS Walk Full 8 AM to 11 AM
37 5th Saturday of October Head of the Schuylkill Regatta Full 6 AM to 5 PM
38 5th Sunday of October Head of the Schuylkill Regatta Partial 6 AM to 5 PM
39 2nd Saturday of November Frostbite Regatta Partial 6 AM to 5 PM
40 2nd Sunday of November Braxton Cup Regatta Partial 6 AM to 5 PM
41 3rd Sunday of November Philadelphia Marathon Full 7 AM to 3 PM
42
43 Dad Vail, Stotesbury, and Independence regattas are multi-days closures – starting Thursday after AM rush hour
44 and remaining closed until Saturday around 6:00 PM.
45
46 Full closure means that the entire length of Kelly Drive – from Eakins Oval to Ridge Avenue / Lincoln
47 Drive – is closed.
48
49 Partial closure means that only a section of Kelly Drive is closed – generally from Fountain Green
50 Drive (south) to Strawberry Mansion Drive (north).

2010 M.L. King Drive Event Closures

A B C
1 Fairmount Park
2 2010 M.L. King Drive Event Closures tentative
3
4 Day Event Time
5 2nd Saturday of March Leprechaun Run 6 AM to 11 AM
6 3rd Saturday of March Walk for Water 6 AM to 11 AM
7 3rd Saturday of March Upenn/Drexel Cycling Tour De Philadelphia 6 AM to 2 PM
8 3rd Sunday of March Get Your Rear in Gear 6 AM to 11 AM
9 1st Saturday of April MLK Drive Seasonal Weekend Closure Begins 6 AM to 5 PM
10 2nd Saturday of April Walk Against Hunger 6 AM to 11 AM
11 3rd Saturday of April Run for Clean Air 6 AM to 11 AM
12 3rd Sunday of April Dash For Organ Donor Awareness 6 AM to 11 AM
13 3rd Sunday of April Penn Relays Distance Classic 20K & 5K 6 AM to 11 AM
14 4th Saturday of April Miles For Myeloma Walk 6 AM to 11 AM
15 4th Sunday of April March For Babies 6 AM to 11 AM
16 1st Saturday of May University City 5K Run 6 AM to 11 AM
17 1st Sunday of May MS Walk 6 AM to 11 AM
18 2nd Sunday of May Race for the Cure 6 AM to 11 AM
19 3rd Saturday of May RAPCS Bike & Hike @Black Road 6 AM to 11 AM
20 3rd Sunday of May Bar Assoc. 5 K Run/Walk 6 AM to 11 AM
21 4th Saturday of May CCFA Taking Steps 6 PM to 8 PM
22 5th Saturday of May Oddyssey Half Marathon 6 AM to 12 PM
23 1st Saturday of June US Pro Bike Race Time Trail 6 AM to 12 PM
24 1st Sunday of June US Pro Bike Race 6 AM to 3 PM
25 2nd Sunday of June Strides for Stroke Walk-a-thon 6 AM to 12 PM
26 3rd Saturday of June Easter Seal Walk 6 AM to 12 PM
27 3rd Sunday of June Run For Your Life 6 AM to 12 PM
28 4th Saturday of June Philadelphia Triathlon – Sprint 7 AM to 2 PM
29 4th Sunday of June Philadelphia Triathlon 7 AM to 2 PM
30 4th of July July 4th Celebration 6 AM to 12 Midnight
31 2nd Sunday of July Philadelphia Women’s Triathlon 6 AM to 12 PM
32 1st Saturday of August Lymphomathon Walk 6 AM to 12 PM
33 1st Sunday of August Philadelphia She Rox Triathlon 6 AM to 12 PM
34 2nd Sunday of August Grand Fondo Bike Ride 6 AM to 12 PM
35 1st Saturday of September Race for Jobs Walk 6 AM to 12 PM
36 2nd Saturday of September Undy 5000 6 AM to 12 PM
37 2nd Sunday of September Bike Philly 8 AM to 1 PM
38 3rd Sunday of September Phila. Distance Run 6 AM to 12 PM
39 4th Saturday of September Run on the River 6 AM to 12 PM
40 4th Sunday of September The Parkway Run 6 AM to 12 PM
41 1st Saturday of October Step out for Diabetes 6 AM to 12 PM
42 1st Sunday of October Suicide Prevention Walk 6 AM to 12 PM
43 2nd Saturday of October MADD Walk 6 AM to 12 PM
44 2nd Sunday of October Making Strides Against Breast Cancer 6 AM to 12 PM
45 3rd Sunday of October AIDS Walk 6 AM to 3 PM
46 4th Saturday of October Domestic Violence Awareness Walk 6 AM to 12 PM
47 4th Saturday of October Light the Night 4:30 PM to 8:30 PM
48 4th Sunday of October JDF Walk To Cure Diabetes 6 AM to 12 PM
49 5th Saturday of October Biblio Dash 6 AM to 12 PM
50 1st Sunday of November Race For Hope 5K Run/Walk 9 AM to 12 PM
51 2nd Saturday of November Y12 K Walk/Run 9 AM to 12 PM
52 2nd Sunday of November Desmoid Tumor Run 9 AM to 12 PM
53 3rd Saturday of November Philadelphia Marathon 8K & Kids Run 9 AM to 12 PM
54 3rd Sunday of November Philadelphia Marathon 9 AM to 2 PM
55 4th Thursday of November Thanksgiving Day Parade 9 AM to 2 PM
56
57 The above special events are held on M.L. King Drive in addition to the Drive’s normal closures for
58 recreation activities on Saturdays and Sundays 6 AM to 5 PM, lower portion of M.L. King Dr.
59 from Eakins Oval to Sweetbriar Dr. reopen to traffic at 12 Noon between April and October
60 FOR LISTING AND UPDATES CHECK THEIR WEBSITE:
http://fairmountpark.org/mlk_closure.asp