Balloon Fest Color Run Traffic Advisory

SUNDAY, SEPT. 17 - 9 A.M.

DULUTH, Minn. – The Balloon Fest Color Run will be taking place in Bayfront Park on Sunday, Sept. 17. The run gets underway at 9 a.m. with staggered starts.

The Duluth Police Department is warning the public of road closures and traffic changes happening for the race.

Traffic closures will begin at 8:30 a.m. with Railroad Street closing between 5th AVenue West to the Pier B Lot.

During the race, vehicles will be allowed to exit the Playfront Lot on Railroad Street, but not allowed to enter.

The DECC east gate near the William A. Irvin will close for the event, but the north gate on Railroad will remain open and accessible from 5th Ave W or Lake Ave.

Drivers in the area are asked to be alert for street closures and officers directing traffic.

 

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