CBD Road closures for the New Year’s Eve celebrations and the Minstrel Parade (Tweede Nuwe Jaar).

CBD Road closures for the New Year’s Eve celebrations and the Minstrel Parade (Tweede Nuwe Jaar).

Certain roads will be closed in the CBD for the New Year’s Eve celebrations and the Minstrel Parade (Tweede Nuwe Jaar).

The City of Cape Town wishes to alert residents and motorists to road closures in the CBD for the New Year’s Eve celebrations and the Minstrel Parade (Tweede Nuwe Jaar).
In preparation for celebrations and thousands of spectators, a number of roads will be closed in the vicinity, on the following days.
Tuesday 31 December 2013, New Year’s Eve Celebrations on the Grand Parade, will start from 18:00 to 00:30. This will be followed by the Malay Choirs Parade from 00:15 to 04:00.

Roads will be closed on 31 December 2013 from 16:00 to 06:00 on 1 January 2014 (as per table below).
No parking will be permitted on the following roads, from 31 December 2013, 00:01 to 06:00 on 1 January 2014:

• Keizersgracht Street between Searle Street and Darling Street
• Darling Street
• Adderley Street between Strand Street and Wale Street
• Wale Street and Rose Street between Wale Street and Strand Street
• Strand Street between Buitengracht and Chiapinni Street

Saturday 4 January 2014, the Minstrel Parade (Tweede Nuwe Jaar), will take place from 12:00 to 22:00.
Roads will be closed on 4 January 2014, from 06:00 to 00:00 (as per table below).
No parking will be permitted on the following roads, from 04:00 to 00:00, on 4 January 2014:

• Keizersgracht Street between Searle Street and Darling Street
• Darling Street
• Adderley Street between Strand Street and Wale Street
• Wale Street and Rose Street between Wale Street and Strand Street
• Strand Street between Buitengracht and Chiapinni Street

There will be no access for buses and taxis on these routes on event days. Due to the road closures, businesses are advised to avoid deliveries on event days. Only accredited and authorized traders are allowed within the event area.
The following roads will be closed on 4 January 2014, from 06:00 to 00:00:

Street Between-
Keizergracht Street Chapel Street and Adderley Street
Tennant Street Caledon Street and Sir Lowry Road
Sir Lowry Road Darling Street and Tennant Street
Primrose Street Caledon Street and Darling Street
Canterbury Street Caledon Street and Darling Street
Harrington Street Caledon Street and Darling Street
Parliament Street Longmarket Street and Darling street
Parade Street Caledon Street and Darling Street
Corporation Street Longmarket Street and Darling Street
Plein Street Longmarket Street and Darling Street
Buitenkant Street Caledon Street and Strand Street
Lower Plein Street Darling Street and Strand Street
Adderley Street Wale Street and Strand Street
Castle Street Burg Street and Adderley Street
Hout Street Burg Street and Adderley Street
Shortmarket Street Burg Street and Adderley Street
Church Street Burg Street and Adderley Street
Wale Street Adderley Street and Rose Street
Longmarket Street Long Street and Parliament Street
Burg Street Longmarket Street and Wale Street
Long Street Church Street and Dorp Street
Loop Street Dorp Street and Church Street
Bree Street Church Street and Dorp Street
Van der Meulen Street Dorp Street and Wale Street
Rose Street Wale Street and Strand Street
Heiliger Lane/Street Chiapinni Street and Buitengracht
Church Street Chiapinni Street and Buitengracht
Longmarket street Chiapinni Street and Buitengracht
Shortmarket Street Chiapinni Street and Buitengracht
Hout Street Chiapinni Street and Buitengracht
Castle Street Chiapinni Street and Buitengracht