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A 5K race, the annual parade and other events will result in Saturday morning road closures.
Friday, March 15, 2013
Roanoke will close several streets for its St. Patrick's Day festivities Saturday. The city is not setting up detours for any of these street closings.
7 a.m to 7 p.m.
These streets will close from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. for the Shamrock Festival:
8:30 a.m to 10:30 a.m.
Between 8:30 and 10:30 a.m., these streets will close for the Shamrock Hill 5K, 10K and 1-Mile Fun Run:
11 a.m to noon
These streets will close from 11 a.m. to noon for the St. Patrick's Day Parade:
2 p.m. to 11 p.m.
Finally, Luck Avenue, between First Street and Second Street, will be closed to through traffic from 2 p.m. to 11 p.m. All parking lots will be accessible, however.
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