If pirates, planes and patriotism are your thing, you have plenty to keep you entertained this weekend. Be aware, we’re hearing about road closures that could affect your plans. Details below.
BLACKBEARD PIRATE FESTIVAL STREET CLOSURES
The annual Blackbeard Pirate Festival is this weekend, June 1-3! The following streets will be closed for the event: Queensway from Mill Point Park to King Street will close Friday, June 1 at 5 a.m. Eaton Street from Queensway to Mill Point Drive will close Saturday, June 2 at 5 a.m. Both streets will reopen Sunday, June 3 at 9 p.m. For more information, click here.
Following is the closure schedule for Saturday and Sunday :
Atlantic Ave. from 17th to 5th Street:
*From 9 a.m.-3:30pm – local through traffic only will be allowed on Atlantic Ave. from 17th to 5th Street
*From 3:30 p.m. – 7 p.m. – no vehicular traffic will be allowed on Atlantic Ave from 17th to 5th street
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Streets will reopen at approximately 7 p.m.
This time is subject to change depending on crowd size.