Road closures, traffic patterns for tree lighting, Light Parade

Published On: Nov 20 2012 02:52:18 PM EST   Updated On: Nov 20 2012 02:56:30 PM EST
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -

The Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office would like to make the public aware of road closures for the Jacksonville Landing’s Christmas Tree Lighting celebration on Friday, Nov. 23 and the 2012 Jacksonville Light Parade & Holiday Fireworks Spectacular on Saturday, Nov. 24.


Road Closures on Friday, Nov. 23, 2012 – Monday, Nov. 26, 2012:


Road Closures on Saturday, Nov. 24, 2012:


Bridge Closures on Saturday, Nov. 24, 2012:

Sections of the Acosta Bridgeand Main Street Bridge will be closed in advance to prepare for the Jacksonville Light Parade & Holiday Fireworks Spectacular.


There are no scheduled closures on the Mathews Bridge from Wednesday, Nov. 21 until the evening of Monday, Nov. 26, 2012. Please utilize this bridge and the Hart Bridge when coming downtown during these events.

The Jacksonville Landing’s 26thAnnual Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony will be held on Friday, Nov. 23, 2012 from 7 p.m. – 9 p.m. For more information about this event please go to www.jacksonvillelanding.com.

The Jacksonville Light Parade will start at 7 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 24, 2012. The event can be viewed along the Downtown Riverfront (north and south banks). Immediately following the Light Parade will be the Holiday Fireworks Spectacular. For more information on both of these events please visit www.makeascenedowntown.com.