City encourages residents and visitors to plan ahead

The City of Sacramento encourages motorists to plan for this year’s AMGEN Tour of California bicycle race, Sunday, May 12, featuring the world’s most elite bicycle racing teams.

The race begins at 2:15 p.m. and will conclude at 5:30 p.m. The festival, which will be held at 1400 10th Street, will begin at 12 p.m. and end at 6:30 p.m.

All businesses will remain open during the race, but residents are encouraged to watch for road closures and parking restrictions.

Road closures will begin on Saturday, May 11 at 8 a.m. and will gradually increase throughout the day and into Sunday, May 12. Please see the following map and schedule for road impacts.

Amgen 2019 Road Closures

Closures beginning Saturday, May 11:

Saturday, May 11 from 8 a.m. to Monday, May 13 at 1 a.m.

  • L Street from 10th to 15th Streets
  • 15th Street from K to L Streets

Saturday, May 11 from 4 p.m. to Monday, May 13 at 1 a.m.

  • 10th Street between K and N Streets

Closures beginning Sunday, May 12

Sunday, May 12 from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.

  • Capitol Mall from 3rd to 9th Streets
  • 4th Street from L to N Streets
  • 5th Street from L to N Streets
  • 6th Street from L to N Streets
  • 7th Street from L to N Streets
  • 8th Street from L to N Streets
  • N Street from 8th to 10th Streets
  • 10th Street from N to P Streets
  • 12th Street from N to O Streets
  • 12th Street from N to O Streets
  • 14th Street from N to O Streets

Sunday, May 12 from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.

  • Capitol Mall from Front Street to 3rd Street
  • 3rd Street from J to N Streets
  • 11th Street from K to L Streets
  • 12th Street from K to L Streets
  • 13th Street from K to L Streets
  • 15th Street from K to L Streets
  • L Street from 15th to 19th Streets
  • 17th Street from K to L Streets
  • 18th Street from K to Q Streets
  • N Street from 18th to 19th Streets
  • O Street from 18th to 19th Streets
  • P Street from 18th to 19th Street
  • Q Street from 14th to 19th Street
  • 17th Street from Q to R Streets
  • 16th Street from Q to S Streets
  • 15th Street from N to R Streets
  • O Street from 14th to 15th Streets
  • P Street from 14th to 15th Streets

Plan ahead when traveling to downtown.

  • If you choose to drive, remember to reserve your spot in a City Garage or Certified Partner Garage at Sacpark.org.
  • Consider taking public transit.
  • User a ride share sevice, like Uber or Lyft.
  • Take advantage of May is Bike Month and ride your bike.