Cherry Blossom Parade
Sunday, April 16, 2017, 11:30 am — Sunday, April 16, 2017, 7:00 pm

Planned Alert

The 50th Annual Cherry Blossom Grand Parade will start at 1 p.m. from Civic Center Plaza, head north on Polk Street, west on Post Street, and end around Webster Street. Muni lines will be rerouted beginning at 11:30 a.m. until the parade clears.

Transit

The 5 and 21 routes may experience some delays during the parade and would re-route only if McAllister Street is blocked at the parade formation area.

The 22, 31, 38, 47, and 49 routes may experience some delays during the parade.

The 2, 3, 5, 19, and 76X routes will be rerouted, from times listed below until the parade clears. Some stops below are unmarked. Use safety precautions.

Stop details
Line Times Missed Stops Alternate Stops/Lines

2 Clement to Downtown

11:30 a.m. until clear
  • Post and Laguna
  • Post and Octavia
  • Post and Gough
  • Post and Van Ness
  • Post and Polk
  • Post and Larkin
  • Sutter and Laguna
  • Bush and Van Ness
  • ​Post and Hyde
  • Between these three stops, take the 38 Geary on Geary Boulevard
2 Clement to Inner Richmond None None None
3 Jackson to Downtown 11:30 a.m. until clear
  • Fillmore and Pine
  • All stops on Sutter
  • All stops on Post except Grant
  • Fillmore and Sacramento
  • Clay and Van Ness
  • Post and Grant
  • Between these three stops, take the 38 Geary on Geary Boulevard
3 Jackson to Presidio Heights None None None
5 Fulton to Downtown (only if necessary) 11:30 a.m. until clear
  • McAllister after Van Ness.
  • McAllister at Polk.
  • McAllister near Hyde
  • McAllister at Gough
  • 47 Route stops:
    • Van Ness after Grove
    • Van Ness at Market
  • Use stops on Mission between 8th and Beale
5 Fulton to Ocean Beacn (only if necessary) 11:30 a.m. until clear
  • McAllister and 7th St. North. 
  • McAllister and Hyde 
  • McAllister and Larkin 
  • McAllister and Polk 
  • McAllister and Van Ness
  • Market and Mason
  • 21 Route stops: 
    • Market and 7th St. North 
    • Market and Hyde 
    • Hayes and Larkin 
    • Hayes and Van Ness 
  • McAllister and Gough

19 Polk to Fisherman's Wharf

11:30 a.m. until clear
  • Market and Hyde
  • Larkin and Grove
  • Larkin and McAllister
  • Larkin and Golden Gate
  • Geary and Larkin
  • Polk and Post
  • 7th St. and Market
  • 31 Route stops:
    • Turk at Leavenworth
    • Turk at Hyde
    • Turk at Larkin
  • Larkin and Eddy
  • Larkin and O'Farrell
  • Polk and Sutter
19 Polk to India Basin 11:30 a.m. until clear
  • Polk and Sutter
  • Polk and Post
  • Polk and O'Farrell
  • Both stops on Eddy
  • Polk and Pine
  • Hyde and Turk
21 Hayes to Downtown (only if necessary) Before parade
  • Grove and Van Ness
  • Grove and Polk
  • Grove and Gough
21 Hayes to Inner Richmond None None None
76X Marin Headlands to Downtown 11:30 a.m. until clear
  • Van Ness and Sutter
  • Post and Van Ness
  • Post and Polk
  • Post and Larkin
  • Bush and Van Ness
  • Post and Hyde
76X Marin Headlands to Marin County None None None

Traffic

STREET CLOSURES: 

Festival: Saturday, 4/15 at 4:00AM to Sunday, 4/16 at 11:00PM

  • Post Street between Laguna and Fillmore
  • Webster Street between Geary and Sutter
  • Intersection of Webster and Post
  • Parade:  Sunday, 4/16 at 1 p.m.
  • Parade route
  • Post Street between Fillmore and Steiner (parade dispersal rea)