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Road Closures


Traffic Advisory:


The Mass Ave. Criterium will start and finish outside The Chatterbox Jazz Club at 435 Mass Ave.  For racer and spectator safety, the following streets will be closed on Friday, July 12, 2019:

  • 2:30-11:00 p.m.:  Mass Ave. between Vermont St. and Michigan St.

  • 2:30-11:00 p.m:  Mass Ave. between Delaware St. and Vermont St.

  • 2:30-11:00 p.m.:  Michigan St. between Mass Ave. and Alabama St.

  • 3:00 - 11:00 p.m.:  Alabama St. between Michigan St. and Vermont St.

  • 3:00-11:00 p.m.:  Vermont St. between Alabama St. and Delaware St.

  • 3:00-11:00 p.m.:  Delaware St. between Vermont St. and Mass Ave.

Parking lots inside the Mass Ave. Crit race course will be closed for access and entry during these time periods as well.  Street parking on the race course during the event is not allowed.  Parking meters will be bagged, and all abandoned cars will be towed.

Need a Lyft?

We've partnered with Lyft as the Official Rideshare partner of Mass Ave Criterium!  New and existing users get 15% off two rides to or from the Mass Ave Criterium with code MASSAVECRIT19. Enter the code in the app or visit http://lyft.com/i/massavecrit to take advantage of this offer.  Valid for Mass Ave Crit racers and spectators from two Mass Ave Crit pickup/drop-off points:  New Jersey/Michigan and New York/Delaware.  Valid: July 12th 2 p.m. - July 13th 4:30.a.m.



Mass Ave Crit is right in the heart of Indianapolis' vibrant dining and entertainment district.  That said, parking is at a premium. THERE IS NO FREE PARKING FOR RACERS.  Racers are encouraged to plan ahead to arrive with enough time for their race number pick-up and on-time race start.  There are many downtown Indianapolis area parking garages available within a short bike ride to the course.  Check out Downtown Indy's Parking Guide for an interactive map to find your best spot.

Bike Indianapolis FREE Pedal 'n Park

Ride your bike to the race, and park for free in a secure, monitored area before/after you race!  Located in the Roberts Park United Methodist Church parking lot (401 N. Delaware St.).  Best access point is Delaware and Allegheny.