SDOT advises travelers to be aware of the following events happening around the city this week that will affect area traffic. The Kanye West concert is Wednesday night at KeyArena. The Washington Huskies play Oregon State Saturday afternoon at Husky Stadium and are expecting a sellout crowd. The Seattle Sounders FC play Sunday afternoon at CenturyLink Field.
WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 19:
Kanye West Concert: “The Saint Pablo Tour” is at 8 p.m. at KeyArena. About 11,000 people are expected to attend.
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 21:
Weyerhaeuser Grand Opening: Employee celebration of their new Pioneer Square Headquarters. Private event in Occidental Park from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. About 770 people are expected to attend.
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 22:
Washington Huskies vs. Oregon State Beavers at 3:30 p.m. at Husky Stadium. About 70,000 people are expected to attend.
Dog-O-Ween 2016: Doggy Costume Contest and a musical performance by Caspar Babypants. Activities occur on Bell Street Boulevard, which will be closed from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Cross streets 2nd Ave, 3rd Ave, 4th Ave and 5th Ave will remain open to traffic. About 250 people are expected to attend.
Safe In Sound Festival: Concert starts at 6 p.m. at the WaMu Theater. About 7,000 people are expected to attend.
SUNDAY, OCTOBER 23:
Dawg Dash – Annual 10K and 5K run starting at 9 a.m. Route runs through the University of Washington campus and neighborhoods to the north of campus. About 2,700 people are expected to attend.
Seattle Sounders vs. Real Salt Lake at 1 p.m. at CenturyLink Field. About 45,000 people are expected to attend.