Certain parts of downtown Sacramento will be closed this weekend for Stage 1 of the Amgen Tour of California and its lifestyle festival.

  • 10th Street from N to L Streets: May 9 from 7 p.m. to May 11 at 11 p.m.
  • L Street from 9th to 15th Streets: May 10 at 7 a.m. traffic will be limited.
  • 12 Street from J to L Streets: May 10 at 7 a.m. Limited to Hyatt vehicle traffic and foot traffic.
  • L Street from 9th to 15th Streets: May 11 from 7 a.m. to 11 p.m.

The following streets along the race route will be closed intermittently from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.:

  • West on L Street to 11th
  • North on 9th Street
  • West on F Street
  • North on 7th Street
  • West on Richards Boulevard
  • North on Jibboom into Discovery Park
  • West on Garden Highway until city limits

Click here for a map of Stage 1.


Finding a parking lot near the route will be difficult since the about 600 spaces will be posted as “no-parking” until Sunday.

From now until Sunday at 11 p.m. parking will be prohibited on L Street from 10th to 12th; 10th from N to K; L from 10th to 9th.

On Sunday between 8 a.m. and 11 p.m. there will be no parking around the State Capitol and 26 additional blocks downtown.

The city recommends using the City Hall Garage at 10th and I streets, Memorial Garage at 14th and H streets, Old Sacramento Garage at 3rd and I streets, the Downtown Plaza West Garage at L and 3rd street, the Downtown Plaza East Garage with entrances on J and L streets and the Tower Bridge garage off Capitol. Click here for a list of city-owned parking facilities.



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