Soccer fans dressed in bright green will be swarming to Qwest Field tomorrow, Thursday, October 29, for the Seattle Sounders playoff match set to kick off at 7 p.m. On Friday and Saturday night, costumed children of all ages will be out in force for community events and neighborhood trick or treating; the Seattle Department of Transportation urges drivers to be extra watchful for children crossing the streets in the evening darkness.
Thursday, October 29
Seattle Sounders FC versus Houston Dynamo Playoff Match 7:00 p.m.
Qwest Field – 35,000 fans expected
No street closures planned; expect heavier traffic around Qwest Field before and after the match.
Friday, October 30
Magnolia Village Halloween Trick or Treat: 3:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Streets closed: W McGraw Street (from 34th Avenue W to 32nd Avenue W)
Saturday, October 31
Trolloween 2009: 7:30 p.m. – 10 p.m.
Annual Halloween event starting at the Fremont Troll (20th Birthday) , parading through the Fremont neighborhood, and ending under the Fremont Bridge;
SPD will escort the procession starting at N 36th Street and Troll Avenue N; the “Haunt of Fremont” heads west on 36th to Evanston Avenue N; south on Evanston to N 35th Street; west on 35th to First Avenue NW; south on First Ave NW to N Canal Street (which is closed from First Ave NW to Phinney Avenue N for a performance of Dante’s Inferno); east on Canal to N 34th Street; east on 34th to Evanston; south on Evanston to private street; east on private street to the Fremont Bridge.
N 36th Street adjacent to the Troll (Linden Avenue N and Whitman Avenue N) from 4:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
N Canal Street between First Avenue NW and Phinney Avenue N from 3:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.