The 26th annual Santa Clarita Cowboy Festival returns to Old Town Newhall this weekend. Residents are encouraged to prepare for road closures in Old Town Newhall and plan transportation accordingly for Saturday, April 13 and Sunday, April 14.
The 2019 Cowboy Festival, taking place at William S. Hart Park is expected to draw thousands of visitors to the area. Beginning Saturday, April 13, Newhall Avenue, from Market Street to 4th Street, will be closed for festival transportation and set up. Remember to plan a different route in advance of the closure, which will last from Saturday, April 13 at 6 a.m. to Sunday, April 14 at 9 p.m.
Free parking for the Cowboy Festival will again be offered in the dirt lot located at the bend of 13th Street and Arch Street in Newhall. Guests will be able to take a free shuttle to and from the parking lot. Note that limited parking is also available in the city-owned parking structure on Main Street in Old Town Newhall, but shuttle service from the structure will not be available. No parking is available at Hart Park.
For more information regarding Cowboy Festival events, and to purchase tickets to special performances, visit CowboyFestival.org.