Events details and street closures are as follows:
Friday, June 12
Fremont 5K and Briefcase Relay 4:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Adobe Plaza in the Fremont District of Seattle (N 34th Street and Fremont Avenue N)
1250 participants and spectators expected
Activities on Adobe Plaza, and along Fremont streets and the Burke-Gilman Trail.
Saturday, June 13
University of Washington Graduation Ceremonies 12 Noon – 6:00 p.m.
University of Washington Husky Stadium
Area around stadium and main arterials to I-5 and SR 520 are expected to be congested all afternoon with pedestrians, bicyclists and motorists. From 1:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m., Montlake Boulevard will be closed from NE Pacific Street to NE 45th Street to accommodate departing traffic. Motorists needing to access the University of Washington Hospital during this time should take 15th Avenue NE to NE Pacific Street; and for those traveling northbound on Montlake will be allowed to cross the Montlake Bridge and then turn left at Pacific Street.
Seattle Sounders versus the San Jose Earthquakes 7:30 p.m.
Expect heavy traffic surrounding the stadium before and after the game. S Royal Brougham Way, which is closed for SR 519 construction between Fourth Avenue and Occidental, will be open two hours before to two hours after the match to accommodate spectator traffic.
Sunday, June 14
Summer Sundays on Pike Place: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Streets closed: Pike, Pine and Stewart streets between First Avenue and Pike Place and Pike Place adjacent to the market.
Seattle Pacific University Graduation Ceremonies 2 p.m. – 5 p.m.
Streets surrounding stadium are expected to be congested prior to and after ceremonies.
For more information: 206-684-ROAD (206-684-7623)
Media contact: Peg Nielsen 206-684-8114