It's a big weekend for the Boise with Pridefest, The Road to X-Games and Father's Day all in the span of 3 days. That sets up a very nice traffic extravaganza!

The X-Games will draw crowds from all over the country considering this is a qualifying round to the X-Games in Minneapolis. Pridefest pulled upwards to 35,000 Idahoans according to the Boise Police Department.

X-Games (Some already closed)

  • South 15th street closed from River Street to Grove Street.
  • West Grand Avenue closed between 14th and 15th Streets.
  • South 16th and South Americana Blvd closed between Grove and River Street.
  • Front Street closed between 14th and 15th Street.
  • Inbound and outbound I-184 will see lane closures and shoulder closures on Friday and Saturday.

Friday 7 a.m. to 10 p.m.

  • Groves Street closed from Capitol blvd to 6th Street for the Hooligan Race.

PrideFest (Friday 12 a.m. to Sunday)

  • Roads closed around Cecil Andrus Park.
  • Jefferson Street closed from 6th Street to 8th Street.
  • Bannock Street closed from 6th Street to Capitol Blvd.
  • Capitol Blvd. is closed from Bannock Street to Jefferson Street.

Drivers are encouraged to avoid Capitol Blvd on Friday and additional parking for Road to X-Games will be available Saturday in the St. Luke's Parking lot downtown at 688 Americana Blvd and NW Bank building at 1750 Front Street.

Photo by: Kekeluv

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