Street Closures--Freakfest

Monday, October 24, 2016 - 8:55am

Streets crossing State Street will begin closing at 5:00 p.m. for Freakfest on Saturday, October 29th.  Lake Street, Gilman Street, Johnson Street, and Dayton Street will all close at 5:00 p.m.   Gorham Street will stay open until 6:00 p.m. in order to allow UW football traffic to the Camp Randall area for the Nebraska v. Wisconsin game which has a 6:00 p.m. kickoff.  Streets will be closed until approximately 3:00 a.m. on Sunday, October 30th.  A map of the closures is located here.  
 
From approximately 8:00 p.m. until 11:30 p.m., Madison Police will set up traffic turning restrictions at the intersection of South Bassett Street and West Washington Avenue in order to create a Johnson Street detour for the traffic exiting the UW football game.  See page two of this map
 
Event gates will be open from 7:00 p.m. until the 1:30 a.m.
 
All bikes will be removed from the entire length of State Street on Saturday. 
 
Freakfest Traffic Map

Metro Transit Detours
 
Real-time parking availability in city garages
 
Real-time parking availability in UW-Madison parking garages
 
Freakfest website:
 
If you have any questions, direct them to the contact person listed above.
 

Contacts: 
Area: 
Central
Category: 
Get Around