There will be downtown street closures starting tonight in Whitecourt to set up for Summerfest.
The Whitecourt and District Chamber of Commerce’s Summerfest will hit the streets of Whitecourt this weekend from Friday, July 12 to Sunday, July 14.
The event will feature the Wildrose Midway, live music, an outdoor market, show and shine, food trucks and more.
Starting at 6:00 tonight, July 10th, until 6 am Monday, July 15 the following streets downtown will be closed: 51 Avenue from 49 Street to 51 Street, and 50 Street from 50 Avenue to 52 Avenue.
The 52 Avenue parking lot behind the legion and the parking lot behind the Provincial Building will also both be closed.
A portion of 49 Avenue between 50 Avenue and 52 Avenue will be closed from noon on Friday until 5 pm on Sunday.
Motorists are asked to use alternate routes of travel through downtown during this time.
Summerfest runs from noon to 10 pm Friday and Saturday, and from noon until 5 pm on Sunday.