SDOT is advising travelers to be aware of the following events happening around the city that may affect area traffic. Seattle Sounders FC play tonight at CenturyLink Field. The Seattle Symphony matinee concerts are Thursday at Benaroya Hall. The Paramount has matinee performances on Thursday. There are two KeyArena concerts, the Lourde concert is Friday night and The Roadshow 2018 concert is Saturday night.
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 7:
Seattle Sounders vs. Chivas de Guadalajara at 7 p.m. at CenturyLink Field. About 40,000 people are expected to attend. Go Sounders!
THURSDAY, MARCH 8:
Seattle Symphony Link Up Matinee Concerts at Benaroya Hall. Bus will be staging for two student matinee performances in parking lanes on Seneca, University and Union streets surrounding Benaroya between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. About 3,500 students are expected to attend.
Hamilton Student Performance at the Paramount Theater. Busses will be staging for two student matinee performances in parking lanes on 9th Ave between Pike and Pine streets from 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. About 3,000 students are expected to attend.
Bus Staging for Private Event on streets surrounding the Seattle Center and in the South Lake Union neighborhood from 5 a.m. to 3 p.m. About 3,500 people are expected to attend.
FRIDAY, MARCH 9:
Seattle Symphony Friday Matinees at Benaroya Hall. Bus staging in parking lanes for student performance on University St adjacent to Benaroya between 9:30 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. About 300 students are expected to attend.
Lorde Concert at KeyArena. The concert starts at 7 p.m. About 8,000 people are expected to attend.
SATURDAY, MARCH 10:
The Roadshow Concert at KeyArena. The show starts at 6 p.m. About 8,000 people are expected to attend.
SATURDAY, MARCH 10 and SUNDAY, MARCH 11:
Seattle Kennel Club Dog Show at CenturyLink Field Event Center. Show hours are 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. each day. About 2,000 people are expected to attend each day.
Construction and Maintenance
March 7: Ballard Bridge maintenance will close the southbound curb lane from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The northbound curb lane will close from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.
March 9 – 12: Northbound I-5 exit to Madison St. closed during replacement of expansion joints.
March 12 – 16: (Update, this work has been postponed and will be rescheduled) Ballard Bridge maintenance will close the northbound curb lane from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.