Traffic Alerts

Balboa Park is a public park, and can be permitted with the City of San Diego by groups to hold large events, like charity walks, runs, and Parkwide Events.  Please check this page when you are planning your visit for communications on street closures, alternate routes and other notifications.

Inspiration Point Parking Lot Solar Panel Installation - May 21 -  July 10, 2018  

-Sections of the middle and lower lots will be blocked off to allow installation of solar panels.

Rock & Roll 5K - June 2, 2018 - 6:00 am - 10:00 am

-Events and closures on Balboa Drive, 6th Avenue, Juniper Street, El Prado, Quince Street on ramp, Upas Street

Rock & Roll 5 Marathon - June 3, 2018 - 5:00 am - Noon

-Events and closures on Balboa Drive, 6th Avenue, Juniper Street, El Prado, Quince Street on ramp, Upas Street, Park Blvd., Pershing Road and Jacaranda Place

LGBT Pride Festival - July 14 and 15, 2018 - Times Vary

-Events and closures on 6th Avenue and Laurel Lawn, South to Marston Loop, and Marston Point parking lot

LGBT Pride Parade and 5K - July 14, 2018 - 4:00 am - 11:00 am

-Events and closures on 6th Avenue and Quince Street, and Balboa Drive