Events Traffic Advisory for Tuesday, Sept. 5 – Sunday, Sept. 10

SDOT advises travelers to be aware of the following events happening in the city that may affect area traffic. The Mariners play tonight and Wednesday, then through the weekend at Safeco Field. The UW Huskies have a football game at Husky Stadium Saturday evening. Both the Mariners and the Sounders FC have games in SODO on Sunday afternoon. The Washington State Department of Transportation will reduce northbound I-5 to two lanes near Interurban Avenue in Tukwila from Friday night to Monday morning.

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 8 – SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 10:

San Gennaro Festival of Seattle: 5th annual Italian street fair in Seattle’s Georgetown neighborhood. Festival hours are 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday, and 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday. About 700 people a day are expected to attend.

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 9:

SODO Flea: Flea market from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Occidental Ave S and 1st Ave S between Hanford St and S Forest St. About 2,000 people are expected to attend.

Van Haven 3: Annual van festival in the Georgetown neighborhood. From 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. on 12th Ave S between S Vale St and S Baily St. About 560 people are expected to attend.

South Lake Union Saturday Market: 9th Ave N is closed for the street market between Denny Way and John St from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. About 1,075 people are expected to attend.

Sustainable Ballard: 14th annual festival from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Ballard Commons Park. About 4,100 people are expected to attend.

Leschi Art Walk from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Lakeside Ave S. About 300 people are expected to attend.

St.Therese School & Parish 90th Anniversary Kick Off Celebration: From 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. in Seattle’s Madrona neighborhood on 35th Ave between E Marion St and E Spring St. About 300 people are expected to attend.

Chinatown-ID Night Market: Event hours are 4 p.m. to midnight. S King St will be closed between 5th Ave S and 7th Ave S. Maynard Ave S and 6th Ave S will also be closed between S Jackson St and S Weller St. Streets closures are from 6 a.m. Saturday to 2 a.m. Sunday. About 10,000 people are expected to attend.

University of Washington Huskies vs. Montana Grizzlies at 5 p.m. at Husky Stadium. About 60,000+ people are expected to attend.

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 9 – SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 10:

Seattle Design Festival Block Party: From 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday and Sunday in Occidental Park and on Occidental Mall in Seattle’s Pioneer Square neighborhood. About 2,000 people are expected to attend.

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 10:

Women of Wonder 5K & 10K: Annual run/walk and festival from 9:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. on trails around Green Lake. About 1,200 people are expected to participate.

Seattle Sounders vs. LA Galaxy at 6 p.m. at CenturyLink Field. About 40,000 people are expected to attend.

SEATTLE MARINERS SCHEDULE AT SAFECO FIELD:

  • Tuesday, September 5 at 7:10 p.m. Seattle Mariners vs. Houston Astros. About 16,000 people are expected to attend.
  • Wednesday, September 6 at 7:10 p.m. Seattle Mariners vs. Houston Astros. About 17,000 people are expected to attend.
  • Friday, September 8 at 7:10 p.m. Seattle Mariners vs. LA Angels. About 23,000 people are expected to attend.
  • Saturday, September 9 at 6:10 p.m. Seattle Mariners vs. LA Angels. About 25,000 people are expected to attend.
  • Sunday, September 10 at 1:10 p.m. Seattle Mariners vs. LA Angels. About 23,000 people are expected to attend.