Holiday Events: Traffic and Transit Impacts

print-logo November 21, 2019

Residents are advised of the following road and parking lot closures and transit impacts taking place on November 29 and 30, 2019 to accommodate the upcoming holiday events in the Municipality of Port Hope: 

Candlelight Festival - Friday, November 29, 2019
The Elias Street free parking lot (north lot) will be temporarily closed on Friday, November 29, 2019 from 5:00 a.m. to 10:30 p.m.

The following streets will be temporarily closed to vehicular traffic on Friday, November 29, 2019 from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.:

  • Walton Street from Pine Street to Mill Street
  • Queen Street from Augusta Street to Walton Street

83rd Annual Santa Claus Parade - Saturday, November 30, 2019
The following streets will be temporarily closed to vehicular traffic on Saturday, November 30, 2019 from 12:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.:

  • Ridout Street/Walton Street from Bramley Street to Mill Street
  • Queen Street from Walton Street to Augusta Street

Transit Service Impact
On November 30, 2019, Municipal buses will be re-routed around the above noted street closures to accommodate the parade. Please review the Santa Claus Parade Transit Map 2019 for more details. 

Questions about these traffic and transit impacts may be directed to the Works and Engineering Department at 905-885-2431.