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Madison Street Festival to impact traffic

Who doesn’t enjoy free, family-fun? On Saturday, October 1, get the family to the 36th annual Madison Street Festival. (Source: WAFF Staff) Who doesn’t enjoy free, family-fun? On Saturday, October 1, get the family to the 36th annual Madison Street Festival. (Source: WAFF Staff)
MADISON, AL (WAFF) -

Who doesn’t enjoy free, family fun? On Saturday, October 1 get the family to the 36th Annual Madison Street Festival.

Historic downtown will transform with hundreds of people filling the streets to enjoy art, food, and music.

Organizers said the festival is Madison’s largest event and brings neighbors together for a day of celebration and fun. The weather will absolutely be a perfect fall day to revel in.

Kicking-off with a big, colorful parade, the festival includes an artist alley, car show, children’s area, entertainment, expo area, arts and crafts, information booths, and of course Southern food.

The opening parade will begin at 9 a.m., with lineup on Skate Park Drive. The festival will impact traffic from 6 a.m. - 6 p.m. in and around the downtown Madison area. The parade will close the following streets:

  • Mill Road between Hughes Road and Sullivan Street
  • Church St.
  • Front St.
  • Main St.
  • Sullivan St.

Please make alternate travel plans.

All of downtown will be closed to pedestrian traffic during the entire event. Police and Public Works will be providing traffic control and road barricades. Please be mindful of their safety and cooperate with their instruction on traffic flow, and road closures.

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