Green Street and some of its side streets will be closed to traffic from 2:30-8 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 8, during the annual Christmas on Green Street event.
Gainesville Police officers will be at detour points to help drivers, who are encouraged to use Limestone Parkway or Dawsonville Highway.
The road will be closed from the intersection of Jesse Jewell Parkway/E E Butler Parkway past the split at Riverside Drive to Enota Avenue on Thompson Bridge Road and South Enota Avenue on Riverside Drive.
The event, which is set for 3-7 p.m. Sunday, will be held rain or shine. It includes a parade down Green Street at 4:30 p.m.