Sunday, October 1, 2017


Please be advised, the City of Dallas – Office of Special Events has issued a special event permit for LifeWalk 2017 on Sunday, October 1. The walk starts at 1 p.m. at Oak Lawn Park, 3333 Turtle Creek Blvd., Dallas, TX 75219. Projected attendance is 2,000 people. 

Road closures related to this special event will impact traffic around Oak Lawn Park, and the surrounding areas.

The following streets will be closed to traffic on Sunday, October 1:

  • Turtle Creek Boulevard – All southbound lanes closed from 8 a.m. – 6 p.m. between North Hall Street and Lemmon Avenue
  • Turtle Creek Boulevard – All northbound and southbound lanes closed at the Lemmon Avenue intersection for a short time starting at 1 p.m. until all walkers have passed through the intersection
  • Turtle Creek Boulevard – Some of the northbound lanes closed from Lemmon Avenue to Avondale Avenue between 1 p.m. – 2:15 p.m.
  • Avondale Avenue – One northbound lane closed from Turtle Creek Boulevard to North Fitzhugh Avenue
  • Fitzhugh Avenue – One eastbound lane closed between Avondale Avenue and Cole Avenue
  • Cole Avenue – One southbound lane will be closed between Fitzhugh Avenue and Lemmon Avenue
  • Carlisle Street – One southbound lane closed between Lemmon Avenue and Cedar Springs Road
  • Cedar Springs Road – One northbound lane will be closed between Carlisle Street and Turtle Creek Boulevard
  • Turtle Creek Boulevard – One northbound lane will be closed between Cedar Springs Road and North Hall Street
  • Hall Street – One lane closed from Turtle Creek Boulevard to park entrance The walk finishes off Hall Street and back into Oak Lawn Park

Parking is prohibited along all streets listed above on Sunday, October 1 from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Please refer to the route map below and plan travel accordingly. If you have any questions or for more information, please contact Terry Walker at (214) 521 – 5191. Additionally, you may contact the Office of Special Events (Monday – Friday 8 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.) at or by calling (214) 939-2701.