Contact: Sudie Elkayssi
Parks and Community Services
KIRKLAND, Wash. – Commuters should expect traffic delays due to the Kirkland Classic Car Show on Saturday, July 25, in Marina Park and Sunday, July 26, in downtown Kirkland. Limited access to the Lakeshore Plaza Parking Lot will begin at 1 p.m. on Saturday. On Sunday, downtown road closures and detours will be in place from 5 a.m. until 6 p.m. The public boat launch will remain open, however boaters should expect delays. Event goers are encouraged to walk, bike, or carpool, and plan for their parking in advance. For public parking, including the Kirkland Municipal Garage, go to www.kirklandwa.gov/parking. For bus transportation, go to http://tripplanner.kingcounty.gov. For event information, go to www.explorekirkland.com.
The following roads will be closed on Sunday:
- Lake Street and Lakeshore Plaza Parking Lots
- Lakeshore Plaza
- Lake Street from Central Way to 2nd Avenue S
- Main Street from Central Way to Kirkland Avenue
- Park Lane from Lake Street to 3rd Street
- Kirkland Avenue from city dock to Main Street
Event organizers anticipate more than 13,000 car enthusiasts will attend the event which raises money for several local charities.
For permit information contact Sudie Elkayssi, Special Projects Coordinator, City of Kirkland Parks & Community Services Department at 425-587-3347 or firstname.lastname@example.org. (07.13.15)