Floats will be traveling along Phoenix streets Saturday night, and that means road closures for everyone else.
The city has listed the streets and other areas that will be affected by the 35th Annual APS Electric Light Parade, which starts 7 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 3, starting at Central and Montebello avenues.
Public Parking: There is no assigned parking for the public during the event. Consider taking Valley Metro Light Rail to the event to avoid traffic congestion, city officials said. The parade route runs near the light rail stop at Central Avenue, just south of Camelback Road.
Phoenix VA Hospital: Remains open. Access is available from Osborn Road northbound on 3rd Street.
Central Avenue: Curb lanes restricted from Camelback Road to Bethany Home Road from 6 a.m. to 11 p.m.
Georgia Avenue: Restrictions from 8 a.m. to 11 p.m.
The following street closures and restrictions will be in effect beginning at 3 p.m. Streets will reopen in phases to allow for cleanup. City officials said that could take until 11 p.m.
7th Street: Curb lanes restricted from Osborn Road to Indian School Road from 3 p.m. to 11 p.m.
Central Avenue: Closure from Bethany Home Road to Mariposa Street. Limited to local access at Indian School Road for northbound traffic up to Mariposa Street.
Camelback Road: Closure from 3rd Avenue to 8th Place. Limited to local access at 7th Avenue for eastbound traffic up to 1st Avenue. Limited to local access at 12th Street for westbound traffic up to 8th Street.
Missouri Avenue: Closure from 3rd Avenue to 4th Street. Limited to local access at 7th Avenue for eastbound traffic up to Central Avenue. Limited to local access at 7th Street for westbound traffic to Central Avenue.
7th Street: Closure from Colter Street to Osborn Road. Limited to local access at Bethany Home Road for southbound traffic up to 300 feet north of Camelback Road.
Highland Avenue: Limited to local access at 12th Street for westbound traffic to 8th Street.
Indian School Road: Lane restrictions in place early. Closure from 9th Street to Central Avenue starting at 6 p.m. to approximately 11 p.m. Limited to local access at 12th Street for westbound traffic to 9th Street.
4th Street: Indian School Road to Clarendon Avenue. No parking from 6 a.m. to 11 p.m.
Parade details and know-before-you-go event information is available at Phoenix.gov/ELP.