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Roanoke Street Closing Updates

Posted on: August 19, 2019

[ARCHIVED] Upcoming Weekend Street Closures

ROANOKE, VA - There will be street closures beginning on Saturday, August 24th due to several events this weekend.

"Light up the Night 5k" (Saturday, 8/24/19) - 7:30pm to 10:30pm

  • Williamson Road, between Elm Avenue and Jefferson Street
  • Walnut Avenue, between Jefferson Street between Jefferson Street and Hamilton Terrace
  • Contact number: (540) 588-1981

"Light up the Night 5K After Party" (Saturday, 8/24/19) - 7:00pm to 11:45pm

  • Market Street, between Campbell Avenue and Salem Avenue
  • Contact number: (540) 598-6715

"Roanoke College Freshman Orientation" (Sunday, 8/25/19) - 3:00pm to 9:30pm

  • Market Street, between Campbell Avenue and Church Avenue
  • Kirk Avenue, between Market Street and 1st Street
  • Contact number: (540) 375-2500  

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