Wednesday, April 23, 2008

Disney’s THE LION KING --- Traffic Alert!!!

Broadway Across America – Atlanta is encouraging theatergoers to please allow extra travel time to the Atlanta Civic Center for the 1:00 p.m. matinee performance of Disney’s THE LION KING on Sunday, April 27 due to Tour de Georgia road closures near the venue. The following street closures are likely to impact travel getting to the Atlanta Civic Center. It is strongly suggested that theatergoers adjust their travel time to arrive at the Civic Center early in light of these street closures.

Streets used on the racecourse will include:
Luckie Street from Atlanta Centennial Park to Auburn Ave.
Auburn Ave. from Luckie Street to Piedmont Ave.
Piedmont Ave. from Auburn Ave. to John Wesley Dobbs
John Wesley Dobbs from Piedmont Ave. to Jackson St.
Highland Ave. from Jackson Street to Glen Iris
Ralph McGill Blvd. from Glen Iris to Parkway Dr.
Linden Ave. from Parkway Dr. to Central Park Place.
Central Park Place to Ralph McGill Blvd.
Ralph McGill Blvd. to W. Peachtree St.
W. Peachtree St. to 5th Street
Techwood Dr./Atlanta Centennial Park from 5th Street to the Park

The race will start at 1:00 p.m. on Sunday, April 27 at Centennial Olympic Park and will finish at approximately 3:15 – 3:40 p.m. Roads used for the course will be cleared of traffic beginning 15-20 minutes before the race. Travel along the course will be restricted during the 2 ½ hours of the race. Emergency vehicles will not be affected by road closures.

WHEN: Sunday, April 27
1:00 p.m.

WHERE: The Atlanta Civic Center
395 Piedmont Avenue
Atlanta, GA 30308
(404) 523-6275


Call (404) 523-6275 or visit
Listen to WSB-AM (750 AM) for travel updates.
Visit for maps of the racecourse.
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