Hollywood Street Closure Information
- Please see details below about street closure associated with a
concert in association with the Jimmy Kimmel Live television
broadcast, on November 22. The full closure runs from
approximately 9 p.m. Tuesday,
11/21/06 until 6 a.m. Thursday 11/23/06 (Thanksgiving Day).
A crowd of approximtely 5,000 is anticipated.
In addition, the Hollywood Christmas Parade will be held on Sunday,
11/26, with major streets closed
throughout the area. For more information, go to:
Jimmy Kimmel Live "Jay-Z Concert," at 8:00 PM on Wednesday, November
22, 2006 , at the El Capitan Entertainment Center located at 6840
Equipment installation is scheduled to begin at approximately 10:00
PM on Monday, November 20, 2006.
Performance and camera platforms, lighting and crowd control
equipment will be installed in the westbound and eastbound lanes of
Hollywood Boulevard . Additional crowd control fences and privacy
walls will be erected on the northern and southern sidewalks of
Hollywood Boulevard .
In order to accommodate anticipated spectators and the live tape
show guests expected to witness this event and to ensure public
safety, Jimmy Kimmel Live respectfully requests the following street
1. South sidewalk of Hollywood Boulevard and curb
lane, in front of the El Capitan Entertainment Center (from the mid-
block crosswalk east to the El Capitan Theater, closed to pedestrian
traffic beginning 10:00 PM on Monday November 20, 2006 to 6:00 AM on
Tuesday, November 21, 2006. This is for pedestrian safety during
the installation of the lighting/partial stage build. At 6:00 AM on
Tuesday, November 21, 2006, pedestrians will be allowed to use the
sidewalk as usual.
2. South curb lane of Hollywood Boulevard , from
Orange Avenue to Highland Avenue closed from 10:00 PM on Monday,
November 20, 2006 to 6:00 AM on Thursday, November 23, 2006.
3. Eastbound Lanes of Hollywood Boulevard between
Orange and Highland Avenues closed to vehicular traffic from 10:00
PM on Monday, November 20, 2006 to 6:00 AM on Tuesday, November 21,
4. Hollywood Boulevard temporarily closed between
Orange and Highland Avenues from 9:00 PM (Tuesday, November 21,
2006) to 6:00 AM (Thursday November 23, 2006). Local traffic will
be maintained between La Brea Avenue and the west jog of Orange
Avenue until 12:00 Noon on Wednesday, November 22, 2006. After
12:00 Noon, the event closure will take place between Highland and
5. Pedestrian traffic on the south side of
Hollywood Boulevard, in front of the El Capitan Entertainment Center
(from mid-block crosswalk east to the El Capitan Theater), be closed
from 10:00 PM (Tuesday, November 21, 2006) to 6:00 AM (Thursday,
November 23, 2006).
6. Eastbound pedestrian traffic on the south
sidewalk of Hollywood Blvd. will be diverted at the crosswalks at
Orange and Highland Avenues to the north sidewalk of Hollywood