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Posted on: April 15, 2019

Several Streets To Close For Bloomin’ Temple Festival

The 2019 Bloomin’ Temple Festival will be held at the Martin Luther King, Jr. Festival Grounds (301 S. 4th St.) near downtown Temple on Friday, April 26th and Saturday, April 27th. Due to festival setup, the following streets will begin closing Monday, April 22nd. Please note: At no time will traffic along Martin Luther King, Jr. Dr. be closed.  

Street Closures:
Monday, April 22nd – 6:00 a.m. – Carnival Set Up @ Festival Grounds
•    East Avenue B and South 6th St. – CLOSED
o    Intersections will remain open to east & westbound traffic along Avenue B.
•    East Avenue C between South 4th St. and Martin Luther King, Jr. Dr. – CLOSED
•    Intersection of East Avenue D and South Martin Luther King, Jr. Dr. – CLOSED
•    Intersection of East Avenue E and South Martin Luther King, Jr. Dr. – CLOSED

Thursday, April 25th – 6:00 a.m. – Stage Set Ups
•    East Avenue A at S. 6th Street – CLOSED
o    Intersections will remain open to east & westbound traffic along Avenue A.
•    East Avenue B will close halfway between 2nd Street & 4th Street
•    East Avenue B will close at South Martin Luther King Jr. Dr.

Friday, April 26th – 6:00 a.m. – Festival Set Up
•    East Avenue C will close halfway between South 2nd Street & South 4th Street

All roads are expected to reopen by 8:00 a.m. Monday, April 29th, with the exception of those roads closed for the carnival set up, which are to reopen at 8:00 a.m. Wednesday, May 1st.

Please visit BloominTemple.com for the latest festival news, information, and road closures.