Service Alert: National Mall Route to Modify service for the NAAMHC Hip Hop Block Party on Saturday, August 13, 2022

DC Circulator to Detour National Mall Route Service for the NAAMHC Hip Hop Block Party on Saturday, August 13, 2022


The NAAMHC Block Party will lead to road closures affecting the National Mall route. Critical segments of the route will be affected to accommodate this block party event.

The closure of 15th Street between Constitution Avenue and Independence Avenue will impact the National Mall route in multiple locations. Therefore, the National Mall route service will begin detour service at 9:00 am on Saturday, August 13, 2022, until 2 am.

Detour route: after servicing the Madison Drive and 12th St. bus stop # 4, buses will turn left at 14th St NW. The buses will continue on 14th St., turning right onto Independence Avenue. The buses will turn left onto 15th Street (Raoul Wallenberg Place), continuing the regular route.

The following DC Circulator bus stops on 15th Street will not be served:

  • Stop # 5 15th and Madison Drive NW
  • Stop # 12 15th and Jefferson Drive, NW


On Sunday, August 14, 2022, regular service will resume at all DC Circulator bus stops.

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