Road and Gate Closures

The following are details of any current and future scheduled road and gate closures in the Phoenix Park.

Date of Event: Saturday 2nd December 2023 – Jingle Bells 5K Race

Roads to be closed to vehicular traffic:

Chesterfield Avenue (Phoenix to Mountjoy)   Saturday 7.00am – 11.45am

Ordnance Survey Road                                  Saturday 7.00am – 11.30am

Upper Glen Road                                            Saturday 9.00am – 11.30am

Acres Road                                                      Saturday 8.30am – 11.30am

Gates to be closed:

Castleknock Gate                                           Saturday 9.00am – 10.00am

Knockmaroon Gate will be closed from 11.00pm on Friday 1st December until 11.30am on Saturday 2nd December

Ashtown Gate        No Right Turn on Entry     Saturday 9.00am – 11.30am

(Except for access to Farmleigh House)

Chapelizod Gate                                          Saturday 9.00am – 11.30am

(Except for access to St. Mary’s Hospital and Cara Cheshire Home) 

All roads and gates will re-open as soon as it is safe to do so.

Jingle Bells 5K Race


North Road One-Way System

From 10am Monday 28th February 2022, the North Road will commence a one-way system, in the City direction only, for the duration of a 9-month pilot study.

Upper Glen Road cul-de-sac

From 10am Monday 28th February 2022 the Upper Glen Road will commence a 9-month pilot cul-de-sac