Road closures planned in Knoxville for weekend events

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KNOXVILLE (WATE) – A number of road closures are planned this weekend as several events are going on in the city of Knoxville.More:Things to do in East Tennessee

International Biscuit Festival caused several streets to close at 3 p.m. on Friday. They will reopen at 5 p.m. Saturday.

  • Clinch Avenue between Gay and Walnut
  • Market Street between Cumberland and Clinch
  • Church Avenue between Gay and Walnut

The Market Square Farmer’s Market runs 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday on Market Square, Market Street and Union Avenue. Two streets will be closed from 6:30 a.m. and 3 p.m. Saturday.

  • Union Avenue between Walnut and Gay
  • Market Street between Clinch and Union

World’s Fair Park Drive will be closed between Clinch and Grand avenues on Saturday for the Children’s Festival of Reading.

On Sunday, a section of Magnolia Avenue between Chestnut and Randolph streets will be closed from 1:45 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. for Open Streets Knoxville.

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