Street Closures Expected Friday Evening for Homecoming Fireworks

Thursday, October 29, 2009

The following message is being distributed from Tulsa Police Department and TU Campus Security:

The University of Tulsa will be holding a bonfire and fireworks display in conjunction with Homecoming on Friday, Oct. 30. The fireworks will be occurring on the McFarlin Library lawn near 600 South Delaware Avenue. Crowds in excess of 1,500 are anticipated to attend and enjoy this event.

The following streets will be closed 6:30-7:00 p.m. on Friday evening to accommodate the fireworks display:

  • Delaware Avenue between 8th Street and 5th Street
  • 6th Street between Delaware Avenue and Columbia Avenue

Drivers who are not coming to watch or participate in this event should avoid this area.

For more information, go to

David Hamby