Street & Sidewalk Closures for the 86th Academy Awards®

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21 days Prior to Show (SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 9, 2014):

  1. Close Orchid Alley from Orange Drive to Orchid Street from 8:00 AM to 8:00 AM on Saturday, March 8, 2014, except for emergency vehicles.

14 Days Prior to Show (SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 16, 2014):

  1. Close north curb lane of Hollywood Boulevard from Highland Avenue to south east corner of Orange Drive from 6:00 AM to 6:00 PM Tuesday, March 4, 2014. (Except MTA buses until Sunday, February 23, 2014)
  2. Close north sidewalk of Hollywood Boulevard from Highland Avenue to 230 feet east of Orange Drive allowing 8-foot pedestrian access from 6:00 AM to 10:00 PM Tuesday, March 4, 2014.
  3. Close east and west curb lanes on Orange Drive from Hollywood Boulevard to Orchid Alley from 6:00 AM to 6:00 PM Tuesday, March 4, 2014.

11 days Prior to Show (WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 19, 2014):

  1. Close north curb lane of Hawthorn Avenue from Highland Avenue to Orange Drive from 10:00 PM to 6:00 AM Tuesday, March 4, 2014. MTA to re-route bus traffic.

7 Days Prior to Show (SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 23, 2014):

  1. Close south sidewalk of Hollywood Boulevard from Orange Drive to Highland Avenue from 6:00 PM to 6:00 AM Tuesday, March 4, 2014, except 8-foot pedestrian access.
  2. Close all lanes of Hollywood Boulevard from the southeast corner of Orange Drive to Highland Avenue from 10:00 PM to 6:00 AM Tuesday, March 4, 2014.
  3. Close north sidewalk of Hollywood Boulevard in front of the Dolby Theatre portal from 10:00 PM to 6:00 AM Tuesday, March 4, 2014. This is a complete sidewalk closure in front of the entrance to Awards Walk. Pedestrian traffic re-routed and emergency access available.
  4. Close balance of north sidewalk of Hollywood Boulevard from Highland Avenue to Orange Drive allowing 8-foot pedestrian access from 10:00 PM to 6:00 AM Tuesday, March 4, 2014.
  5. Close the pedestrian crosswalk, mid-block on Hollywood Boulevard between Orange Drive and Highland Avenue, from 10:00 PM to 6:00 AM on Tuesday, March 4, 2014.
  6. Close south curb lane of Hawthorn Avenue from Highland Avenue to Orange Drive from 10:00 PM to 6:00 AM Tuesday, March 4, 2014.
  7. Close Hawthorn Alley behind El Capitan Theatre from 300 feet east of Orange Drive east to the "T" alley from 10:00 PM. to 6:00 AM on Tuesday, March 4, 2014. The remainder of Hawthorn Alley to remain open from the "T" east to Highland Avenue.

6 Days Prior to Show (SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 23, 2014):

  1. Close Hawthorn Alley on the east side of the El Capitan Theatre from Hollywood Boulevard south 210 feet to "T" of east/west alley from 10:00 PM to 6:00 AM Tuesday, March 4, 2014.

2 Days Prior to Show (FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 28, 2014):

  1. Close Hawthorn Avenue from Highland Avenue to Orange Drive from 12:01 AM to 6:00 AM Monday, March 3, 2014.

1 Day Prior to Show (SATURDAY, MARCH 1, 2014):

  1. Close Orchid Street from 60 feet south of Franklin Boulevard to Orchid Alley from 6:00 AM to 6:00 AM Monday, March 3, 2014 except for residents, emergency vehicles, and hotel loading.
  2. Close Orange Drive from Orchid Alley to Hollywood Boulevard from 6:00 AM to 6:00 AM Monday, March 3, 2014. Exception for local residents, local business access, and emergency vehicles.
  3. Close north and south sidewalk of Hawthorn Avenue from Highland Avenue to Orange Drive from 12:01 AM to 6:00 AM Monday, March 3, 2014.
  4. Close north sidewalk of Hollywood Boulevard from Highland Avenue to Orange Drive from 10:00 PM to 6:00 AM Monday, March 3, 2014. MTA station to be by-passed from the last regularly scheduled train on Saturday, March 1 until the first scheduled train after 6:00 AM on Monday, March 3, 2014. Pedestrian traffic rerouted to south sidewalk. Pedestrian traffic rerouted to south sidewalk.
  5. Close west sidewalk of Highland Avenue from Johnny Grant Way south to Hollywood Boulevard from 10:00 PM to 6:00 AM Monday, March 3, 2014.
  6. Close Johnny Grant Way from Highland Avenue to Orchid Street from 10:00 PM to 6:00 AM Monday, March 3, 2014.

Day of Show (SUNDAY, MARCH 2, 2014):

  1. Close remainder of Hawthorn Alley from Orange Drive to Highland Avenue from 12:01 AM to 6:00 AM Monday, March 3, 2014.
  2. Close Orange Drive from Hawthorn Avenue to Hollywood Boulevard from 12:01 AM to 6:00 AM Monday, March 3,2014.
  3. Close north sidewalk of Hollywood Boulevard from Highland Avenue to 300 feet east of Highland Avenue in front of closed businesses from 12:01 AM to 6:00 AM Monday, March 3, 2014. Erect bike rack.
  4. Close south sidewalk of Hollywood Boulevard from Highland Avenue to 300 feet east of Highland Avenue from 12:01 AM to 6:00 AM Monday, March 3, 2014 except for 8-foot pedestrian access. Erect bike rack.
  5. Close south sidewalk of Hollywood Boulevard directly in front of the north-south running Hawthorn Alley from 12:01 AM to 6:00 AM Monday, March 3, 2014. Erect fencing along the entire sidewalk. No pedestrian access to cross alley.
  6. Close east sidewalk of Highland Avenue from Hollywood Boulevard to Hawthorn Avenue from 12:01 AM to 6:00 A.M. Monday, March 3, 2014 except for 8-foot pedestrian access. Erect bike rack.
  7. Close west sidewalk of Highland Avenue from Hollywood Boulevard south to Hawthorn Avenue from 12:01 AM to 6:00 AM Monday, March 3, 2014 except for 8-foot pedestrian access. Erect bike rack and fencing.
  8. Close east sidewalk of Highland Avenue from Yucca Street south to the alley from 12:01 AM to 6:00 AM Monday, March 3, 2014 except for 8-foot pedestrian access.
  9. Close north and south crosswalks on Hollywood Boulevard at the Highland Avenue intersection from 4:00 AM to 6:00 AM Monday, March 3, 2014.
  10. Close north and south crosswalks on Hollywood Boulevard at the Highland Avenue intersection from 4:00 AM to 6:00 AM Monday, March 3, 2014.
  11. Close Hollywood Boulevard from La Brea Boulevard to Orange Drive from 4:00 AM to 4:00 AM Monday, March 3, 2014.
  12. Close Hollywood Boulevard from Highland Avenue to Cahuenga Boulevard from 4:00 AM to 4:00 AM Monday, March 3, 2014.
  13. Close Hawthorn Avenue between Orange Drive and La Brea Boulevard from 4:00 AM to 4:00 AM Monday, March 3, 2014. (Exception for local residents, local business access, and emergency vehicles)
  14. Close Hawthorn Avenue between Highland Avenue and McCadden Place from 4:00 AM to 4:00 AM Monday, March 3, 2014. (Exception for local residents, local business access, and emergency vehicles)
  15. Close McCadden Place between Yucca Street and Hollywood Boulevard from 4:00 AM to 4:00 AM Monday, March 3, 2014. (Exception for local residents, local business access, and emergency vehicles)
  16. Close Yucca Street between Highland Avenue and Wilcox Avenue from 4:00 AM to 4:00 AM Monday, March 3, 2014. (Exception for local residents, local business access, and emergency vehicles)
  17. Close Wilcox Avenue between Sunset Blvd and Cahuenga Boulevard from 4:00 AM to 4:00 AM Monday, March 3, 2014. (Exception for local residents, local business access, and emergency vehicles)
  18. Restricted access on streets that end at or intersect Hollywood Boulevard and Highland Avenue at the discretion of the LAPD and LADOT.