This is a new watch party held on City Hall Plaza hosted by VisitDallas. This free event will provide spectators with a location to watch the annual Reunion Tower New Year’s Eve fireworks show, and will involve outdoor amplified sound until 12:30 a.m., live music, and food and beverage will be sold. Alcohol will be sold within a secured perimeter. Plaza capacity has been maxed at 7,000 attendees to be monitored by wristbands given at entry. Setup will begin Monday, Dec. 30 at 8 a.m. with the erection of fencing, tents (two – 10’x20’ and one – 20’x20’) and a stage (40’x40’). Teardown will be complete, and all street closure apparatus will be removed by Wednesday, Jan. 1 at 1 p.m.
– PERMITTED STREET CLOSURES –
Happiest Hour Dallas is hosting their annual NYE Mega Party. This ticketed event will be held inside a fenced-in area to control the entrance and exit. This event includes live music, amplified sound and food and beverage (alcoholic) will be sold. Outdoor amplified sound must cease by 10 p.m. Setup begins at 7 a.m. on December 26 with the erection of a tent (30’x70’x10”) and a portable generator. Teardown will be complete by 10 a.m. on January 6.
This permit is for the lane closure required to accommodate food trucks. The City of Dallas is hosting a Martin Luther King Job/Education inside the J. Erik Jonsson Dallas Central Library. Food and beverage (nonalcoholic) will be sold.
This annual procession and pro-life rally, hosted by the Texans for Life Coalition, begins with a staging on Crocket Street where food trucks will serve food and non-alcoholic beverages as participants arrive. The route includes rolling closures; streets will close 15 minutes before the first participant and will reopen after the last participant passes through. The march will start at 12:30 p.m. from the Cathedral Guadalupe Catholic Church, and travel southwest on Flora Street, left on Harwood Street, right on Ross Avenue, left on N Field Street, right on Wood Street to end in the parking lot at the corner of Wood Street and S Griffin Street where a rally will take place with amplified sound, live entertainment and public speakers. The march will then return back to the starting point using the same route and closures. Set-up will begin at 9 a.m. with the erection of a stage (12’x16’x24”). Teardown will be complete, and all street closure apparatus will be removed by 3:30 p.m.
– APPROVED STREET CLOSURES –
The Dallas Women’s March is hosting their annual march and post-march rally. This Special Event Permit covers only the activation on City Hall Plaza; the post march activities on the plaza are scheduled from 3 – 4 p.m. and include music, DJ, and approximately 7 guest speakers that will be speaking for approximately 3 minutes each. Merchandise will be sold, and bottle water will be provided. Setup begins at 11 a.m. with the erection of a stage (12’x10’x36”), 30 chairs in front of the stage to provide seating for disabled individuals, audio equipment, a portable generator, a barricaded staging area using bike racks where guest speakers are to be housed, 25-30 vendor tables, an educational exhibit bus staged on the east end of Marilla Street and an ADA quiet/rest space. ADA pickup/drop-off is to occur from the horseshoe at the back (southern aspect) of City Hall. Teardown will be complete by 5:30 p.m. The First Amendment March is permitted by Dallas Police Department and starts at 2 p.m. at Saint Paul United Methodist Church located at 1816 Routh Street and conclude on City Hall Plaza.
The 38th annual Martin Luther King Jr. march/parade is dedicated to honoring and celebrating the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. The parade includes a maximum of 250 entries (4,000 participants); marching bands, floats, horses and vehicles. DART Transportation Officers are onsite to assist at J.B. Jackson, Jr. Transit Center at MLK Jr. Station. Set up will begin at 3 a.m. with the erection of tents (five – 10’x10’), bleachers along the north and south sidewalk of the 2922 block of Martin Luther King Boulevard, and the erection of a stage (16’x8’x48”) in front of the Martin Luther King, Jr. Center. No food or beverage sales is permitted throughout the route. The float staging escort leaves from Livestock Fair Park at 7 a.m. travels with the flow of traffic down Pennsylvania Avenue to the Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard staging area. The parade steps off at 10 a.m. at the intersection of Holmes Street and Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard, proceeds northeast on Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard ending and dispersing into Fair Park. Martin Luther King Boulevard closures begin at 9 a.m. starting at the intersection of Holmes Street and Martin Luther King Jr Boulevard and proceeding down Martin Luther King Boulevard toward Fair Park. Parade street closures include the full closure of the 1500-3300 blocks of Martin Luther King Boulevard, and all cross streets. Intersections reopen after the street sweepers passes through. Martin Luther King Boulevard will open completely by 2 p.m. Tear down will be complete and street closure apparatus removed by 7 p.m.
– APPROVED STREET CLOSURES –
|Street Name||From||To||# of Lanes||Start Time||End Time||Use|
|Al Lipscomb Way||Lamar Street||Holmes Street||Full Closure||6:00 AM||12:30 PM||Staging|
|Lamar Street||Al Lipscomb Way||Forest Avenue||Full Closure||6:00 AM||12:30 PM||Staging|
|Parnell Street||Al Lipscomb Way||Forest Avenue||Full Closure||6:00 AM||12:30 PM||Staging|
|Gould Street||Al Lipscomb Way||MLK Jr. Blvd.||Full Closure||6:00 AM||12:30 PM||Staging|
|Cleveland Street||Al Lipscomb Way||MLK Jr. Blvd.||Full Closure||6:00 AM||12:30 PM||Staging|
|Holmes Street||Al Lipscomb Way||MLK Jr. Blvd.||Full Closure||6:00 AM||12:30 PM||Staging|
|Park Row Avenue||Lamar Street||Holmes Street||Full Closure||6:00 AM||12:30 PM||Staging|
|South Boulevard||Lamar Street||Ervay Street||Full Closure||6:00 AM||12:30 PM||Staging|
|MLK Jr. Blvd.||Lamar Street||Ervay Street||Full Closure||6:00 AM||12:30 PM||Staging|
|Peabody Ave.||Parnell Street||Dead- end of Peabody||Full Closure||6:00 AM||12:30 PM||Staging|
|MLK Jr. Blvd.||Holmes Street||Fair Park||Full Closure||9:00 AM||2:00 PM||Parade|
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society is hosting their annual Big D Climb at Bank of America Plaza. This registration required event involves a DJ, amplified sound and a beer garden within a secured perimeter. The climb, up 70 flights of stairs, starts at 8:30 a.m. with most activities taking place inside the building. Food and beverage (alcoholic) will be provided. The following meters will be hooded from 12 a.m. – 3 p.m.: E901, E903, E905, E907 @ 900 Main Street, directly in front of the building. Setup begins at 5:45 p.m. on January 24 with the erection of tents (five – 10’x10’ and four – 10’x20’). Teardown will be complete by 3 p.m.
This is a reoccurring run hosted by Ultra Expeditions, LLC and includes a half marathon, full marathon, 5K, 10K and a 50K. This event will involve outdoor amplified sound and merchandise will be sold. Each race will start and finish at the Felix H. Lozada, Sr. Gateway and will remain entirely on the Skyline Trail. The full marathon and the 50K will start at 12 p.m., the half marathon will start at 2:30 p.m. and the 10K and 5K will begin at 5 p.m. Setup will begin at 7 a.m. with the erection of tents (three – 10’x10’). Teardown will be complete by 10 p.m.
Community Beer Company is celebrating their 7th Anniversary. This is a ticketed event and will include local live music from Ole G & Chadwick Cook. Food, beverage (alcoholic) and merchandise will be sold. Setup will begin at 12:30 p.m. January 24 with the erection of a mobile stage (8’x5’x12”) and a tent (40’x60’). Teardown will be complete by 9 a.m. January 26.