On Friday, Nov. 27, the Circle of Lights® presented by the Contractors of Quality Connection and Electrical Workers of IBEW 481 will be held on Monument Circle. The event begins at 6 p.m. with the live, televised show starting at 7 p.m. and the actual lighting taking place at approximately 7:50 p.m. Following the lighting, there will be a brief fireworks display shooting from the top of the Regions Bank Tower (One Indiana Square). Monument Circle and all spokes will be closed to vehicular traffic on Nov. 27, beginning at 11 a.m. and will remain closed until approximately 11 p.m. Washington Street between Pennsylvania and Illinois streets may be closed due to the size of the crowd and remain closed until all pedestrians have cleared the street. Anticipated closure is 6:45 - 8:30 p.m. but will vary as required for public safety. Streets surrounding the fireworks site will be closed during the fireworks, approximately 7:45 -8 p.m. These streets include:
> Ohio Street between Pennsylvania and Delaware streets
> Delaware Street between Ohio and New York streets
> New York Street between Pennsylvania and Delaware streets
> Pennsylvania Street between Ohio and New York streets
Other events including the IHSAA State High School Football Championships at Lucas Oil Stadium and an Indiana Pacers game at Conseco Fieldhouse will also be occurring on Friday.
During these events, please plan your travel through Downtown accordingly. Log onto www.indydt.com for additional information.