This weekend, the Seattle Mariners will try to continue their winning ways when they take on the Oakland A’s Friday, Saturday and Sunday at Safeco field. Meanwhile on Saturday, the AMA holds the Supercross – a FIM World Championship – at CenturyLink Field before a crowd of 40,000. On Sunday morning at least 5,000 walkers will make the five-mile MS Walk from Hec Edmunson Pavillion to Gas Works Park and back as they raise dollars to support life-changing programs and cutting-edge research. Motorists should expect heavier traffic surrounding these events and plan their travels accordingly.
Friday, April 11
Seattle Mariners vs. Oakland A’s: 7:10 p.m.
Expect heavier traffic throughout the SODO area prior to the game.
Saturday, April 12
Bell Street Park Opening: 2 – 5 p.m.
Bell Street between Second and Third avenues
Street closed from 11 a.m. – 8 p.m.: Bell Street between Second and Third avenues
Expect some congestion on surrounding streets.
More details available at: http://www.seattle.gov/parks/projects/bell_street/boulevard_park.htm
Seattle Mariners vs. Oakland A’s: 6:10 p.m.
Expect heavy traffic around stadium before and after the game.
Supercross FIM World Championship: 12:30 p.m. Main Event: 7 p.m.
Expect heavy traffic around stadium – especially for evening event.
For more information please see: http://www.amasupercross.com/
Sunday, April 13
Walk MS: 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Hec Edmunson Pavillion – 3870 Montlake Boulevard NE
Walk starts at Hec Edmunson Pavilion on University of Washington Campus and walking to Gas Works Park and back using the Burke-Gilman Trail. During the return portion of the walk, participants will also use the westbound lane of N Northlake Way between Meridian Avenue N and Second Avenue NE (eastbound lane will remain open for local access).
Expect congestion in the area. http://main.nationalmssociety.org/site/TR/Walk/WASWalkEvents?pg=entry&fr_id=22696
Seattle Mariners vs. Oakland A’s: 1:10 p.m.
Expect heavier traffic surrounding the stadium before and after the game.