Business 40 is closed between US 52 and Peters Creek Parkway. NCDOT has partnered with WAZE to share real-time traffic information and advises drivers to use the WAZE app. We recommend that you download the app before you leave for the conference to help navigate the area.
Courtesy of the Winston-Salem Convention & Visitors Bureau
Downtown/Benton Convention Center
Westbound drivers, wanting to get downtown can use either of the following options:
From Business 40, exit onto Fifth Street (Exit 7) from Business 40, and continue into downtown.
From Business 40, exit onto MLK Jr. Drive (Exit 6C). Turn either left onto Fourth Street or Fifth Street, and continue to downtown; or take MLK. Jr. Drive until it turns into West Eighth Street, and turn left on Marshall into downtown.
From Business 40, exit U.S. 52 South. Exit onto Research Parkway and continue west. Turn left onto Third Street into downtown.
From Business 40, exit U.S. 52 North. Exit Liberty Street (Exit 110C), turn left onto Liberty Street. Turn left on Patterson Avenue and continue into downtown.
Eastbound drivers going downtown should take either U.S. 158/Stratford Road, Cloverdale Avenue or Peters Creek Parkway. From those exits, drivers have the following options:
From Business 40, exit U.S. 158 West/Stratford Road (Exit 3B). Turn left onto Stratford Road. Merge onto West First Street and continue into downtown.
From Business 40, exit Cloverdale Avenue and turn left. Then turn right onto West First Street.
From Business 40, exit Peters Creek Parkway and turn left. Continue onto Second Street into downtown.