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Traffic Advisory for Memorial Day Weekend

From the Boston Transportation Department:

Several special events taking place in the City of Boston this Memorial Day weekend will impact traffic and parking.  Drivers, cyclists and pedestrians are all urged to follow the rules of the road and to share Boston’s local streets safely and considerately.  At some locations traffic will be detoured and delayed, and on-street parking will be restricted.  Those attending the festivities are encouraged not to drive their personal vehicles.  Information on Hubway, the regional bike-share service, may be found at and information on the MBTA may be found at . For a faster return trip, the MBTA advises riders to purchase a round-trip rather than a one-way ticket.

Friday, May 27, through Sunday, May 29

The Boston Calling Music Festival will take place on Boston City Hall Plaza throughout the weekend.  Street closures are not planned, but No Stopping/Parking will be allowed on Cambridge and Court Streets.  Large crowds are expected and all users of the local streets in this vicinity are urged to proceed with caution.

Sunday, May 29

An estimated 10,000 people will gather in front of the World Trade Center for Boston’s Run to Remember beginning at 7 AM on Seaport Boulevard.  The route is Seaport Boulevard, right onto Atlantic Avenue, left onto State Street, right onto Congress Street, left onto New Chardon Street, right onto Cambridge Street, left onto Charles Street, right onto Beacon Street, right onto Massachusetts Avenue, leaving the City of Boston into the City of Cambridge, returning to the City of Boston on Massachusetts Avenue, left onto Beacon Street, right onto Arlington Street, left onto Boylston Street, left onto Washington Street, right onto State Street, right onto Congress Street, right onto Franklin Street, left onto Federal Street, left onto High Street, right onto Congress Street, left onto Atlantic Avenue, right onto Seaport Boulevard.