Pirates Week road closures

As the Pirates Week festivities for Grand Cayman get under way, a number of roads and junctions in downtown George Town will be closed.

The festival in Grand Cayman runs from Thursday, Nov. 8 until Monday, Nov. 12.

Residents living on South Church Street and other areas affected by these road closures can obtain vehicle passes at the Pirates Week Office, according to organizers.

During this time, the following road closures will be implemented:

Wednesday, Nov. 7 from 7 p.m. to Thursday, Nov. 8 at 6 a.m.

  • Harbour Drive between the entrance to the Port Authority and Shedden Road, 7 p.m. to 6 a.m.
  • Reason: Set-up

Thursday, Nov. 8 from 7 p.m. to Friday, Nov. 9 at 6 a.m.

  • Harbour Drive between the entrance to the Port Authority and Shedden Road.
  • Reason: Set-up

Friday, Nov. 9 from 10 a.m. to Sunday, Nov. 11 at 5 a.m.

  • Harbour Drive between the entrance to the Port Authority and Shedden Road
  • Reason: Set-up and tear-down, Waterfront Sound Invasion Street Dance, Saturday Street Dance

Friday, Nov. 9 from 3 p.m. to Sunday, Nov. 11 at 5 a.m.

  • Warwick Drive at intersection with Harbour Drive
  • Boilers Road at intersection with Walkers Road
  • Goring Avenue will be closed.
  • Reason: 5K run, Waterfront Sound Invasion Street Dance, Saturday Street Dance

Friday, Nov. 9 from 6 p.m. to Sunday, Nov. 11 at 5 a.m.

  • Harbour Drive will be closed at Fort Street (and remains closed up to Shedden Road)
  • Albert Panton Street will be closed between Margaritaville entrance and Cardinall Avenue.
  • Reason: Waterfront Sound Invasion

Saturday, Nov. 10 from 8 a.m. to Sunday, Nov. 11 at 5 a.m.

  • Harbour Drive remains closed between the Port Authority entrance and Shedden Road.
  • Albert Panton Street remains closed between Margaritaville entrance and Cardinall Avenue. South Church Street will be closed between Boilers Road and Shedden Road.
  • Shedden Road will be closed at the intersection of Elgin Avenue.
  • Boilers Road will be closed between Walkers Road and South Church Street.
  • Goring Avenue will be closed.
  • Reason: Harbour Drive festival events – Landing, Float Parade, Street Dance

Saturday, Nov. 10, 2-6 p.m.

  • North Church Street will be closed at Mary Street.
  • Edward Street will be closed.
  • Fort Street will be closed at the intersection with Edward Street.
  • Shedden Road will be closed between Harbour Drive and Main Street.
  • Goring Avenue will be closed between South Church Street and the entrance to RBC.
  • Reason: Float Parade

Sunday, Nov. 11, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

  • Motorists should exercise caution traveling westbound on Shamrock Road in the vicinity of Spotts Public Beach. Cones will be placed along the inner lane to allow patrons to walk to and from events safely.
  • Reason: Spotts Beach Turtle Release

Sunday, Nov. 11 from 6 p.m. to Monday, Nov. 12 at 6 a.m.

  • Harbour Drive will be closed from Goring Avenue to Boilers Road.
  • Reason: Soaked Wet Fete.

Monday, Nov. 12 from 5 a.m. until Tuesday, Nov. 13 at 4 a.m.

  • Harbour Drive will be closed between the entrance to the Port Authority and Shedden Road.
  • Albert Panton Street will be closed between Margaritaville entrance and Cardinall Avenue.
  • Reason: Culture Shop Family Street Fair, Culture Jam, Sentencing of the Pirates, Illumination Parade, Fireworks and Street Dance Finale.