Traffic Alerts

Balboa Park is a public park, and can be permitted with the City of San Diego by groups to hold large events, like charity walks, runs, and Parkwide Events.  Please check this page when you are planning your visit for communications on street closures, alternate routes and other notifications.

 

 

America's Finest Half Marathon - August 20, 2017 - 6:00 AM - 11:00 AM

-Events and road closures on Park Blvd. and President's Way, Palisades Parking Lot, Pan American Road, Cabrillo Bridge, and Balboa Drive

Balboa Park 4 Miler - September 2, 2017 - 7:00 AM - 10:00 AM

-Road closures on Balboa Drive, Juniper, and Marston Loop

Heart Walk - September 16, 2017 - 6:00 AM - 10:30 AM

-Events and road closures on 6th Avenue, Cabrillo Bridge, Pan American Road, President's Way, Park Blvd., 163 North, Robinson Avenue, and Balboa Drive

AIDS Walk - September 30, 2017 - 7:00 AM - 9:30 AM

-Events and road closures on Village Place, Cabrillo Bridge, Balboa Drive, Marston Loop, Park Blvd., 6th Avenue

Maker Faire - October 7-8, 2017 - 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

- Park Event - Traffic and parking will be extremely busy

Diwali Festival of Lights - October 14, 2017 - 3:00 PM - 8:30 PM

- Free Park Event - Traffic and parking will be extremely busy

Making Strides Against Breast Cancer - October 15, 2017 - 6:00 AM - 12:00 PM

-Events and road closures on 6th & Laurel South Lawn, Cabrillo Bridge, Pan American Road East, President's Way, Park Blvd., 163 North, Robinson, 6th Avenue (North and Southbound), and Balboa Drive

Alzheimer's Walk - October 15, 2017 - 6:00 AM - 11:00 AM

-Events and road closures on Park Blvd., President's Way, Pan American Road, Palisades Lot, Federal Lot, Cabrillo Bridge, Balboa Drive South, Marston Loop

Halloween Family Day - October 28, 2017 - 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM

-Events and road closures on El Prado, Plaza de Panama and Village Place

Race for the Cure - November 15, 2017 - 6:00 am - 11:00 am

-Events and road closures on 6th and Laurel North Lawn, Balboa Drive, Cabrillo Bridge, Pan American Road, President's Way. Park Blvd, 163 North, and Lower Inspiration Point parking lot.

JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes - November 11, 2017 - 6:00 am - 11:00 am

-Events and road closures on 6th & Laurel North Lawn, Balboa Drive, and 6th Avenue

SOSL Walk - Walk in Remembrance with Hope - November 12, 2017 - 6:00 am - 11:00 am

-Events and road closures at 6th & Laurel North Lawn, Balboa Drive South, and Juniper

Father Joe's Thanksgiving Day Run - November 23, 2017 - 6:30 am - 11:30 am

-Events and closures at Spreckels Organ Pavilion, Plaza de Panama, Cabrillo Bridge, Park Blvd, Village Place and El Prado

Balboa Park December Nights - December 1, 2017 (3:00 pm - 11:00 pm) & 2, 2017 (Noon - 11:00 PM) 

-Events and closures throughout the entire Park, and significant traffic in the surrounding areas.  Please check balboapark.org/decembernights for information and transportation options

Jingle Bells Run/Walk - December 9, 2017 - 7:00 am - Noon

-Events and closures on Balboa Drive, 6th Avenue, Marston Loop, and Cabrillo Bridge