We appreciate your understanding this Event Season with the set-up, tear-down and road closures that occur to produce Addison Oktoberfest in Addison Circle Park.
We wanted to take the opportunity to share with you a few changes that will be occurring this event season. Due to public safety while setting-up and tearing down, from September 17 through September 24, the Special Events Department will ask that all visitors of Addison Circle Park please utilize neighboring Parks within the District. Additional Parks include: Spruill, Bosque, Beckert, and Parkview.
OKTOBERFEST ROAD CLOSURES:
- Festival Way- Monday, September 17 at 9am; reopens Tuesday, September 25 at 5pm
- Addison Circle Drive (Addison Road – Witt Place) – Tuesday, September 18 at 9am; reopens Monday, September 24 at 5pm
- Addison Circle Drive (Witt Place to Bekcert Park) – Thursday, September 20 at 9am; reopens Sunday, September 23 at 8pm
- Spectrum Drive (Arapaho Road to McEntire Place) – Thursday, September 20 at 2pm; reopens Sunday, September 23 at 8pm
- Quorum Drive (from Morris Avenue to Arapaho Road) – Thursday, September 20 at 9am; reopens Sunday, September 23 at 8pm
- Witt Place (south of the parking garage entrance/exit) to Addison Circle Drive – Thursday, September 20 at 9am; reopens Sunday, September 23 at 8pm
- McEntire Place (from Quorum Drive to Lewis Place) – Thursday, September 20 at 9am; reopens Sunday, September 23 at 8pm
UPDATE 9/21/18: Due to the weather we are expecting tonight and into tomorrow morning, the Wipe Out Kids Cancer run has been canceled for the safety of all participants, public safety personnel, employees, and volunteers.
Wipe Out Kids’ Cancer Oktoberfest 5K and 1 Mile Fun Run Schedule: Saturday, September 22, 2018
EXPECT DELAYS AND ROAD CLOSURES 7am – 10am
Please expect delays and make note of the road closures and alternate entrances required during the race. The Oktoberfest 5K will begin at 8am and most streets will re-open again by 10am. During this time, Addison Police Officers will be present at the major intersections to intermittently hold 5K participants and allow traffic to turn. Because of road closures for Oktoberfest, Quorum will be closed from Arapaho to Morris from Thursday, September 20 through Sunday, September 23. The following will describe the road closures:
- Addison Circle Drive – from Addison Road to Beckert Park
- Arapaho Road – from Addison Road to Business Avenue
- Addison Road – from Morris Avenue to Arapaho Road
- Surveyor Boulevard – Just south of Arapaho Road to Lindbergh Drive
- Commercial Drive – Just south of Arapaho Road intersection
- Lindbergh Drive- From Addison Road to the west end of Addison Airport
ALTERNATE ROUTE FOR ADDISON CIRCLE BUSINESSES
An alternate route has been established for access to businesses located in Addison Circle near Beckert Park. Please use Spectrum Drive as an alternative route.
ALTERNATE ROUTE FOR ADDISON CIRCLE RESIDENTS
If you live on the WEST side of Quorum Drive please use Morris Avenue to Addison Road as an alternative exit. If you live on the EAST side of Quorum Road, please use Spectrum Drive to Arapaho Road or Spruill Avenue to the Dallas Tollway as an alternative exit.
Thank you for your patience as we host this event in Addison. For event information please visit www.AddisonOktoberfest.com.