Traffic Alert: Street Festival road closures begin today

setting up ferndale street festival before wind cancelled the event 2015-08-29
Vendors setting up for the Ferndale Street Festival (August 30, 2015). Photo: Discover Ferndale

If you are new to or visiting Ferndale, all the downtown road closures through the weekend for the Ferndale Street Festival may take you by surprise.

Beginning noon on Friday, there will be two initial street closings (see map below).

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* 2nd Avenue between Main Street and Vista Drive
* Vista Drive between 2nd Avenue and 3rd Avenue

On Saturday, beginning at 5am, the following will also be closed (see map below).

* Main Street between 1st Avenue and 3rd Avenue
* 2nd and 3rd Avenues between Vista Drive and Alder Street

Main Street traffic will be detoured via Alder Street on Saturday.

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All streets except Vista Drive and 2nd Avenue will reopen after midnight Saturday. Vista Drive and 2nd Avenue between 3rd Avenue and Main Street will remain closed until noon on Sunday.

“No Parking” signs have been set up to alert drivers to remove their cars from these streets in time to avoid being towed.


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