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89th Annual Tucson Rodeo Parade - travel restrictions

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89th Annual Tucson Rodeo Parade - travel restrictions

By Taylor Higgins. CREATED Feb 19, 2014 - UPDATED: Feb 20, 2014

TUCSON (KGUN9-TV) - Thursday marks the 89th Annual Tucson Rodeo Parade and there are several travel restrictions you need to know before you head downtown.

The Parade begins at 9 a.m. at Ajo Way and Park Avenue, travels south on Park Avenue to Irvington Road, then turns west on Irvington Road and ends at Sixth Avenue.

More information on the Rodeo Parade may be found at http://www.tucsonrodeoparade.org.

At approximately 7 a.m., Sixth Avenue will be closed between Ajo Way and Irvington Road.

At approximately 8 a.m., Ajo Way between Sixth Avenue and Park Avenue, Park Avenue between Ajo Way and Irvington Road, and Irvington Road between Park Avenue and Sixth Avenue will be closed. 

All streets should reopen sometime between noon and 1 p.m.

Access to the Veterans Administration Hospital will be provided on Veterans Boulevard at Sixth Avenue during the street closures for the parade.

Motorists driving in this area may experience traffic delays associated with this event so please plan to arrive early if attending the parade.