Taste of Buffalo street closures begin Friday

Festival runs Saturday and Sunday
Posted at 2:47 PM, Jul 07, 2016
and last updated 2016-07-07 14:47:11-04

The 33rd Annual Taste of Buffalo kicks off on Saturday, but, street closures for the popular food festival begin Friday afternoon.

Starting Friday at noon, Delaware Avenue, starting at Chippewa Street and continuing to and around Niagara Square will be closed to inbound traffic.

Portions of other streets near the festival will also be closed, including:

    Court between Franklin & Niagara Square;
    Perkins between Elmwood & Niagara Square;
    Niagara between Elmwood & Niagara Square;
    West Genesee between Franklin & Niagara Square;
    West Mohawk between Elmwood & Franklin;
    West Huron between Elmwood & Franklin;
    Cary between Elmwood & Delaware

Starting Friday at 5 p.m. - Delaware Avenue from Chippewa to Niagara Square will be closed to all outbound traffic.

The streets will remain closed until late on Sunday.

The Taste of Buffalo runs Saturday from 11 a.m. until 9 p.m. and Sunday from 11 a.m. until 7 p.m.