Several downtown streets close for Pride Parade Sunday, June 26

On Sunday, June 26, the City will close several streets in downtown Minneapolis for the Ashley Rukes GLBT Pride Parade.

Beginning at 8 a.m.:

·         Hennepin Avenue will close from Eighth Street to Ninth Street for the Pride Block Party. 

·         Third Street South will close for staging of the parade from Hennepin Avenue to Portland Avenue. Cross traffic will be allowed at all times.

·         Hennepin Avenue will close from Third Street to Spruce Place. Cross traffic will be allowed as normal until 10:30 a.m. 

·         Some cross traffic will be restricted from crossing Hennepin Avenue. Traffic will be allowed to cross Hennepin at Fourth, Fifth, Seventh, 10th, and 11th streets.

·         Spruce Place will close from Hennepin Avenue to Yale Place.

·         Yale Place will close from Spruce Place to Loring Park.

All streets will reopen following the parade at about 3 p.m.

 

Published Jun 24, 2016