Commuters should expect traffic delays due to the Tree Lighting Ceremony to be held on Saturday, November 26, 2011 in downtown Kirkland. The event will be held from 4 to 8 p.m., with the Tree Lighting occurring at 6 p.m. The eastbound lane of Park Lane from Lake Street South to Main Street will be closed from approximately 3:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. The Lake Street public parking lot, located on the corner of Lake Street and Central Way, will be closed all day. For downtown parking information go to www.kirklandwa.gov/parking.
This Kirkland Downtown Association-hosted event draws 3,000 participants. For event information go to www.kirklanddowntown.org (Select “Calendar”). For special event permit information, contact Sudie Elkayssi, Special Projects Coordinator, Kirkland Parks & Community Services Department, 425-587-3347 or email@example.com.