The City of Colorado Springs, the Downtown Development Authority, the U.S. Olympic Committee and the Colorado Springs Sports Corp. will host the Olympic Downtown Celebration Friday on Tejon Street, to coincide with the 22nd Winter Games in Sochi, Russia.
Below are the road closures for the event and a map.
Friday, Feb. 7 – Downtown street closures
All day closure : 8 a.m. – midnight
· Tejon Street between Platte Avenue and Pikes Peak Avenue
· Bijou Street between Nevada Avenue and Cascade Avenue
Partial day closure: 1 p.m. – midnight
· Kiowa Street between Nevada Avenue and Cascade Avenue
Short term closure: 6 – 7 p.m. – no street parking on these sections of road after 5 p.m.
· Northbound Cascade Avenue between Pikes Peak and Platte Ave
· East and westbound Platte Avenue between Cascade and Nevada Ave
· Southbound Nevada Avenue between Platte and Pikes Peak Ave
· Westbound Pikes Peak Avenue between Nevada and Cascade Ave
Click here to view a map.
The event includes a live screening of NBC’s broadcast (KOAA-TV) from the opening ceremony in Sochi on a 17-foot LCD TV just south of the intersection of Platte Avenue and Tejon Street.