A packed schedule of Third and Fourth of July events begins tonight on Bainbridge. Volunteers were busy this afternoon blocking off Winslow Way for the Street Dance and BBQ, which starts at 6 p.m. Fourth of July festivities will begin early Thursday morning and continue into the night.
Bainbridge police issued this traffic advisory for the holiday:
Due to holiday events expect heavy traffic, some delays and increased pedestrian activity.
Be aware of runners: 5K Fun Run 7:30am to 10:30am various routes from High School Road and south throughout downtown area
The following streets will be closed:
July 3rd from 3pm to 11:30 pm: Winslow Way between Madison Ave and Ericksen Ave. Street Dance
July 4th from 6am to 5pm: Winslow Way between Madison Ave and Ericksen Ave. Parade and street activities
July 4th from 11am to about 2:30pm: Madison Ave between Winslow Way and High School Rd. Parade
July 4th from 3pm to 5pm: Brien Drive/Bjune Drive. Pedestrian activities
Fireworks over Eagle Harbor July 4th begins at dusk. Limited parking nearby, heavy pedestrian traffic.