Events Advisory for Tuesday, April 12 – Sunday, April 17

SDOT advises travelers to be aware of the following events happening around the city this week that will affect area traffic. The Mariners have an evening game tonight and a day game on Wednesday. The Sounders play CenturyLink Field on Saturday night. Sir Paul McCartney plays KeyArena Sunday night.

MARINERS AT SAFECO FIELD:

Seattle Mariners vs. Texas, Tuesday, April 12th at 7:10 p.m. About 14,000 people are expected to attend.

Seattle Mariners vs. Texas, Wednesday, April 13th at 12:40 p.m. About 18,000 are expected to attend.

THURSDAY, APRIL 14th:

Raise the Alarm March & Rally: There are two marches supporting fair wages and working conditions. The Capitol Hill march begins at 11 a.m. The downtown march leaves Pike Place Market at 1 p.m. The two marches meet at 3rd Ave and Madison St for a rally at 3 p.m. About 200 people are expected to participate.

FRIDAY, APRIL 15th THROUGH SUNDAY, APRIL 17th:

Northwest Women’s Show: The three day show is at CenturyLink Field Event Center. Friday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., Saturday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. About 3,500 people are expected each day.

SATURDAY, APRIL 16th:

Anti-Barnevernet Protest and March: There is rally for children’s rights in Norway at 9:30 a.m. in Westlake Park followed by a march at 11:00 a.m. through downtown. About 1,000 people are expected to attend.

SATURDAY, APRIL 16th:

Seattle Sounders vs Philadelphia Union, Saturday, April 16th at 7:00 p.m. at CenturyLink Field. About 40,000 people expected to attend.

SUNDAY, APRIL 17TH:

Paul McCartney: The One on One Tour comes to the Key Arena with music spanning Sir Paul McCartney’s entire career.  The performance starts at 8 p.m. About 12,000 people are expected to attend.

Norm Mah, SDOT