RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - The Richmond Police Department has released a map marking downtown streets that will be closed to traffic during the Richmond Folk Festival this weekend.
, "For guest safety vehicular traffic is not permitted on the actual event site. All streets leading into the site are closed to vehicular traffic at Canal Street (two blocks north of the site). To reach the festival site guests are advised to use remote parking (Spring Rock Green – formerly Beaufont Mall – directly across the street from the former Cloverleaf Mall – or Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield on Staples Mill Road) and ride our FREE shuttles, which drop off ON site every 20 minutes. Alternately guests may use any of the parking lots listed below and enter the site on foot via 2nd or 5th Streets.