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Event Road Closures

Please note the anticipated event-related road closures expected around Tacoma through Sunday, August 27:

  • On Saturday, August 19, the Lincoln International Festival event will close South Yakima Avenue between South 38th and South 39th streets from 9 AM to 7 PM. 

  • On Saturday, August 19, the South Tacoma Car Show event will close South Tacoma Way between South 50th and 56th, and between South 56th and 58th streets from 6 AM to 6 PM. Pierce Transit bus route 3 will be affected.

  • On Saturday, August 19, the Tacoma Narrows Half Marathon event will have rolling road and lane closures on various streets adjacent to SR-16 from the Skyline Neighborhood to Tollefson Plaza on North Skyline Drive, North 13th, North Hawthorne, North 10th, South 25th, and Center streets, and Jefferson Avenue from 5:15 – 11:30 AM

  • On Saturday, August 19, the McKinley Hill Street Fair event will close McKinley Avenue East between East 34th Street and East Division Lane from 9 AM to 6 PM. Pierce Transit bus route 42 will be affected.

  • On Friday, August 25, the Harmon and North 23rd Residential Block Party event will close North 23rd Street between North Harmon Street and Vista View Drive from 4 – 10 PM.  

  • On Saturday, August 26, the Baltimore Residential Block Party event will close North Baltimore Street between North 31st and North 33rd streets from 2 – 8 PM. 

  • On Saturday, August 26, the Hilltop Street Fair will close Martin Luther King Jr. Way from South 9th to South 13th streets, South L Street between South 9th and South 11th streets, South 10th Street between Court L and Martin Luther King, Jr. Way, South 11th Street between South J and South L streets, and Earnest S Brazill Street between South J and South L streets from 8 AM to 9 PM. Pierce Transit bus routes 28, 57 and 102 will be affected.

  • On Sunday, August 27, the Union Salon First Birthday event will close Court C between South 7th Street and St. Helens Avenue from 2 – 9 PM. 

  • On Sunday, August 27, the North End Tavern Car Show event will close North 27th Street between North Proctor and North Madison streets, and North Madison Street between North 27th and North 28th streets from 6 AM to 9 PM.


Reoccurring Closures

  • The Proctor Farmers Market closes North 27th from North Proctor to North Madison streets every Saturday from 6 AM to 4 PM

  • The Broadway Farmers Market closes Broadway from South 9th to South 11th streets every Thursday from 7 AM to 6 PM

Keep in mind that closures may change as a result of weather, event alterations and other unexpected circumstances.


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