Events Traffic Advisory for Wednesday, June 29 – Sunday, July 3

SDOT advises travelers to be aware of the following events happening around the city this week that will affect area traffic. The Seattle Mariners have home games at Safeco Field every day this week through the weekend. The annual Seafair Summer Fourth celebration is at Gasworks Park on Monday.

SATURDAY, JULY 2nd – MONDAY, JULY 4th:

Lake Union Wooden Boat Festival:  The 40th annual festival celebrating the maritime heritage of the Northwest at the Center for Wooden Boats in South Lake Union Park. Festival hours are 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Saturday and Sunday, and 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Monday. About 9,750 people are expected to attend.

MONDAY, JULY 4th

Seafair Summer Fourth: Annual 4th of July celebration at Gasworks Park from 12 p.m. to 11 p.m. Fireworks show over Lake Union at 10:20 p.m. Expect significant impacts to traffic and parking in Wallingford, Capitol Hill and South Lake Union neighborhoods. About 65,000 people are expected to attend.

MARINERS SCHEDULE AT SAFECO FIELD:

Mariners vs. Pittsburgh, Wednesday, June 29, 2016, 7:10 p.m. About 21,000 people are expected to attend.

Mariners vs. Baltimore, Thursday, June 30, 2016, 7:10 p.m. About 19,000 people are expected to attend.

Mariners vs. Baltimore, Friday, July 1, 2016, 7:10 p.m. About 37,000 people are expected to attend.

Mariners vs. Baltimore, Saturday, July 2, 2016, 7:10 p.m. About 33,000 people are expected to attend.

Mariners vs. Baltimore, Sunday, July 3, 2016, 1:10 p.m. About 31,000 people are expected to attend.