We went out to speak with residents who live around Lucy Park to see how they feel about the change.
The surrounding neighborhood is always packed with extra cars and people traveling to the festival.
The residents we spoke to have mixed feelings about Falls Fest being moved but they are both happy the city is being proactive about moving the festival.
“It wouldn't be bad sitting on the porch listening to all of it and look at them walk by back and forth,” says Resident Wendy Stewart.
“The traffic is vicious when it's over here. People park up on Seymour Highway and walk so the streets are just full of people,” says Resident Sammie Pope.