Mayor Frank G. Jackson Declares Celebration Weekend and Announces Regulations for 2022 NBA All-Star Game

Mayor Frank G. Jackson today issued a proclamation designating a weekend of celebration and addressed regulations for the 2022 NBA All Star Game. The regulations include vendor zones, badging and rules for approved vendor operators and regulations prohibiting items in certain zones. View the mayor’s proclamation here.

Vendor Regulations

These rules and regulations were developed for the safety and protection of those attending the All-Star Game events and for the authorized vendors.

Due to an expected increase in pedestrian and vehicular traffic during the All-Star Events, the following Regulations are in effect under the authority of Section 697A.04, Codified Ordinances of Cleveland, Ohio, 1976 (“C.O.”) and apply to all vendors in the Central Business District during the effective period.

Find the full set of vendor regulations and guidelines here.

Find the list of approved vendors here.

Prohibited Items

The City of Cleveland, has adopted a list of prohibited items in certain zones. Find the list of the prohibited items and maps of the zones here.

Parking Restrictions and Road Closures 

“No Parking” locations to highlight, effective Friday, Feb. 18 – Monday, Feb. 21:

  • Prospect Avenue between Ontario Street and E. 22nd Street
  • E. 9th Street between Euclid Avenue and Carnegie Avenue
  • E. 18th Street between Euclid Avenue and Prospect Avenue
  • E. 21st Street between Euclid Avenue and Prospect Avenue
  • Bolivar from E. 7 Street to E. 14 Street
  • Normal Parking Restrictions within the Warehouse and Flats districts. 

Road Closures:

Wednesday, February 16 to Sunday, February 20 at 11:30pmPartial Closure on E. 18th Street between Prospect Avenue and Carnegie Avenue
Friday, February 18 to Monday February 21 at 2:00amFull Closure on E. 18th Street between Prospect Avenue and Carnegie Avenue
Thursday, February 17 to Monday, February 21 at 2:00amFull Closure on East Mall Drive between Lakeside Avenue and St. Clair Avenue
Thursday, February 17 to Monday, February 21 at 2:00amFull Closure on West Mall Drive between Street Clair Avenue and Rockwell Avenue
Friday, February 18 to Monday, February 21 at 2:00amFull Closure on Huron Rd between Ontario Street and Prospect Avenue
Friday, February 18 to Monday, February 21 at 2:00amFull Closure on E. 4th Street between Huron Road and Prospect Avenue
Friday, February 18 to Monday, February 21 at 2:00amFull Closure on E. 6th Street between Huron Road and Larry Doby Way
Friday, February 18 to Monday, February 21 at 2:00amFull Closure on Larry Doby Way between Ontario Street and E. 9th Street
Friday, February 18 to Monday, February 21 at 2:00amFull Closure on Bolivar Road at E.  9th Street

Click here to view the map of traffic restrictions.