Winterfest Road Closures and Transit Brief

Tuesday, November 26, 2019

CLEVELAND – Starting Friday, Nov. 29 at 7 a.m. – Sunday, Dec. 1 at 1 a.m., select roads near Public Square will be closed off for Downtown Cleveland Alliance’s Winterfest. The annual holiday event is set to welcome visitors from across the area as early as 9 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 30 and continue well into the evening.

Winterfest attendees are encouraged to take advantage of public transit, including the RTA. For a complete list of Park-N-Ride station locations and schedules, visit Additionally, the free and easily accessible C-Line Trolley will run every 10 minutes from 11 a.m. – 11 p.m. throughout downtown.

For those who wish to drive, Downtown Cleveland Alliance offers a Parking and Transportation Guide.


Friday, Nov. 29 - 7 a.m.

  • Superior at Public Square – Closed at E. Roadway and W. Roadway; E. and W. Roadways and the elbow remain open to traffic.

Saturday, Nov. 30 – 7 a.m. - Sunday, Dec. 1 – 1 a.m.

  • Superior at E. 3rd closed; exit the Hyatt garage eastbound on Superior
  • Ontario at St. Clair closed; access to Marriott loading dock maintained
  • Frankfurt at W. 3rd closed
  • Euclid at E. 6th closed; residential, valet and hotel access maintained
  • Superior at W. 3rd; valet access maintained
  • South Roadway to southbound Ontario closed; northbound traffic from Ontario to Euclid eastbound, maintained
  • Rockwell at W. Mall Drive closed

Visit for a complete list of Winterfest activities and attractions.

About the City of Cleveland

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Downtown Cleveland Alliance (DCA) is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to building a dynamic downtown. By working with property owners and neighborhood based partners, DCA is able to provide economic development opportunities, business attraction and retention efforts, the Clean & Safe Ambassador Program as well as strategic marketing initiatives for Downtown Cleveland. In 2014, DCA unveiled Step Up Downtown, a vision and tactical plan that sets the course for the future of Downtown Cleveland. The five-year strategy is available to read here.