The Metropolitan Police Department (MPD) announced street closures in conjunction with the 2018 Stanley Cup Final at Capital One Arena, which is being held through Wednesday, June, 12, 2018. In Washington, D.C., games 3 & 4 will be held Saturday, June 2, 2018 and Monday, June 4, 2018. In addition, there are viewing parties for games 1 & 2. Game 2 viewing party will be Wednesday, May 30, 2018.
In order to facilitate this event, there will be no vehicular traffic in the following areas on May 29, 2018, from approximately 11:00 pm until approximately 3:00 pm, on June 11, 2018:
- F Street, NW from 5th Street to 7th Street, NW
- 6th Street, NW from E Street to G Street, NW
Limited traffic will be accessible only to local residents and monthly parking pass holders in the following area:
- 6th Street, NW from E Street to H Street, NW
MPD say to expect parking restrictions in the area and should be guided by the posted emergency no parking signage. All vehicles that are parked in the area and in violation of the emergency no parking signs will be ticketed and towed.
MPD says all street closures and listed times are subject to change based upon prevailing or unexpected conditions.
Motorists could encounter possible delays if operating in the vicinity of this event and may wish to consider alternative routes.
MPD and the D.C. Department of Transportation also wishes to remind motorists in the vicinity of this event to proceed with caution as increased pedestrian traffic can be anticipated.