Tue. Jul 23rd, 2024

ROAD CLOSURES FOR SMOKE ON THE WATER

Clovis, NM – The Annual Fourth of July Celebration, Smoke on the Water will once again make its way to the area. The celebration, organized by Global One Media, in conjunction with the City of Clovis, will be on Tuesday, July 4th. The event will include a Basketball tournament, Skateboarding Tournament, Car Show, vendors and performances by Clovis Aerial Arts and KSB. The event will kick off at 11:00am.

To ensure the safety and smooth flow of the event, several road closures will be in effect. On July 3rd, Main Street between 21st and Purdue will close at 12:00pm. On the 4th of July, the following roads will be closed at 6:00am: Mitchell Street from Purdue to 21st Street, Purdue will be closed from Main to Mitchell, and 21st from Main to Mitchell.

The area around the fireworks will be blocked off to ensure safety. This includes the field behind Marshall Middle school, and the parking lot in the vicinity. Police officials do note that fireworks will not shoot off unless all safety protocols are adhered to.

  • If you have the ability and are in close enough proximity to walk to Greene Acres, please do so. That will help with any traffic congestion.
  • No weapons of any kind are permitted at Smoke On the Water.
  • ABSOLUTELY NO PERSONAL FIREWORKS WILL BE ALLOWED ON THE PREMISES. Use of personal fireworks present a real hazard for the professional display.
  • Although we love our furry friends, they don’t always love the noise and fireworks. Please leave them home.

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