Road closures and detours scheduled for Kirkland Summerfest

  • Thursday, August 9, 2018 4:30pm
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Road closures and detours will be in place throughout the weekend as Summerfest happens in downtown Kirkland, Aug. 10-12. The City’s boat launch will remain open, however, boaters should expect delays. Event-goers are encouraged to walk, bike, or carpool, and plan for their parking in advance. For public parking, including the Kirkland Municipal Garage, go to www.kirklandwa.gov/parking. For bus transportation, go to http://tripplanner.kingcounty.gov. For event information, go to www.explorekirkland.com.

The following roads will be closed on Friday, Aug. 10 at 4 a.m. through Sunday, Aug. 12 at 8 p.m.:

· Lakeshore Plaza Lot

· Lakeshore Plaza

· Kirkland Avenue from the City Dock to Lake Street

· Park Lane from Lake Street to 3rd Street

In addition, the eastbound lane of Waverly Way will be closed on Saturday and Sunday from 10:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. each day.

Heritage Park boat trailer parking will be temporarily relocated to Market Street between Central Way and Waverly Way on Saturday and Sunday.

For permit information contact, Sudie Elkayssi, Special Projects Coordinator, City of Kirkland Parks & Community Services Department at (425) 587-3347 or selkayssi@kirklandwa.gov.

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