SDOT is advising travelers to be aware of the following events happening around the city through the weekend that will affect area traffic. Lunar New Year festivities will take place Saturday in the International District. A Valentine’s Day fun run takes place Sunday that will have city streets around Green Lake closed in the morning.
SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 13th:
Lunar New Year Celebration: Celebrate the Year of the Monkey at the Chinatown – International District’s Lunar New Year Celebration with dragon and lion dances, cultural performances and activities from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Maynard Ave S will be closed from S Jackson to S Weller St, and S King St will be closed from 6th Ave to 7th Ave S. About 5,000 people are expected to attend.
SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 14th:
Love ‘em or Leave ‘em Valentine’s Day 5K Dash: A Valentine themed run on streets around Greenlake followed by a post-race celebration with food and drink