TRAFFIC ADVISORY: City Prepares for Game 1 in World Series

Games 1 and 2 of the World Series will take place at Fenway Park on the evenings of Tuesday, October 23, and Wednesday, October 24, 2018. Traffic and parking restrictions will be in effect. Local drivers are cautioned to detour around the Fenway Park area and fans heading to the game are strongly encouraged to leave their vehicles at home. Information on Bluebikes, the regional bike share service, may be found at http://bluebikes.com and information on the MBTA may be found at www.mbta.com. Walking is also a great way to move around Boston.

The following streets will close to truck traffic at 6:00 PM.

  • Brookline Avenue, from Beacon Street to Park Drive

  • ersey Street, from Boylston Street to Brookline Avenue

  • Ipswich Street, from Boylston Street/Hemenway Street to 1200 Boylston Street

  • Van Ness Street, from Ipswich Street to Kilmarnock Street.

The following streets will close to all motor vehicles at 7:00 PM.

  • Brookline Avenue, from Beacon Street to Park Drive

  • Ipswich Street, from Charlesgate East to Van Ness Street

  • Jersey Street, from Boylston street to Brookline Avenue

  • Lansdowne Street, from Brookline Avenue to Ipswich Street

The following temporary parking restrictions will be in effect. (It is important for drivers to note that the fine for parking in a Fenway/Kenmore Resident Parking space on event days at Fenway Park is $100.)

“Tow Zone No Stopping Boston Police Special Event Tuesday and Wednesday MLB Shuttle Buses Only”

  • Beacon Street

(South side, from 833 Beacon Street to Maitland Street)

“Tow Zone No Stopping Boston Police Special Event Tuesday and Wednesday”

  • Jersey Street

(Both sides, from Boylston Street to Brookline Avenue)

  • Van Ness Street

(Both sides, from Ipswich Street to Kilmarnock Street)

“Tow Zone No Stopping Boston Police Special Event Tuesday and Wednesday” signs on the following streets:

  • Boylston Street

(North side, from Richard B Ross Way to Park Drive)

  • Brookline Avenue

(Both sides, from Park Drive to Commonwealth Avenue)

  • Burlington Avenue

(Both sides, Brookline Avenue to the Dead End, excluding HP –DV)

  • Fullerton Street

(Both sides, Brookline Avenue to Dead End)

  • Ipswich Street

(Both sides, from #1249 Boylston Street to Charlesgate East)

  • Lansdowne Street

(Both sides, from Brookline Avenue to Ipswich Street)

  • Overland Street

(Both sides, Brookline Avenue to David Ortiz Drive, excluding HP –DV)

“Tow Zone No Stopping Boston Police Special Event HP Parking Only Tuesday and Wednesday” signs on the following street:

  • Boylston Street

(North side, from Ipswich Street near 1249 Boylston Street heading west to Richard B. Ross Way)