Chinese New Year Community Street Fair: February 4-5, 2023

Service Affected
Weekend Traffic and Transit Advisory
Neighborhoods Affected
Route(s) Affected

The annual two-day Chinese New Year Community Street Fair will take place in Chinatown Saturday from 10 a.m .to 4:30 p.m. and on Sunday, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Streets will be closed from Friday night to Sunday night and Muni will reroute the 12 Folsom/Pacific Route. Read below for more detailed information.

Street Closures

These streets will be closed from 11 p.m. Friday to 11 p.m. Sunday:

  • Grant, between Broadway and Clay
  • Pacific, between Stockton and Columbus
  • Jackson, between Stockton and Kearny
  • Washington, between Stockton and Kearny
  • Commercial, between Grant and Kearny
  • Beckett, between Pacific and Jackson
  • Ross, between Jackson and Washington
  • Wentworth, between Jackson and Washington 
  • Spofford, between Washington and Clay
  • Waverly, between Washington and Clay
  • Walter U. Lum, between Washington and Clay

Muni Impact Summary

Beginning Friday at 11 p.m., Muni will reroute around the fair onto Broadway. One stop will be missed at Pacific & Grant. Service will return to normal on Sunday at 11 p.m.

Summary of Muni Impacts by Route
Route and Direction Missed Stop Nearby Stops
12 Folsom/Pacific
to Russian Hill
  • Pacific & Grant

Note: Beginning Saturday around 2 p.m., the 12 Folsom/Pacific will be on a much larger reroute for the Chinese New Year Parade. After the parade clears on Saturday night, the reroute described on this page will be in effect.

Event Map

Map of event area and transit reroute. See body for details.