Life is Beautiful returns to downtown Las Vegas this weekend after a year-long hiatus and with it a slew of road closures.
The three-day festival runs Friday through Sunday and takes place primarily in and around the Fremont East district.
The most impactful road closures will go into effect at 12:01 a.m. Friday, including the closure of Fremont Street to automobile traffic between Las Vegas Boulevard and 6th Street, according to a road closure plan released by the City of Las Vegas earlier this. this month. Fremont will reopen to traffic on Monday at 11:59 p.m.
Carson Avenue 6th through 7th and 6th and 7th streets from Bridger Avenue in Carson also close early Friday mornings. These roads will reopen to vehicles on Monday at 11:59 p.m.
Several road closures are in effect for most of the month related to the event, including the following:
Closed between Sept. 6 and Sept. 24: Avenue Mesquite between 6th and 8th streets; 6th Street between Stewart Avenue and Mesquite; 7th Street between Stewart and Mesquite.
Closed between Sept. 10 and Sept. 23: 10th Street between Fremont and Ogden Avenue and 8th Street between Carson and Fremont.
Closed between Sept. 13 and Sept. 20: 9th street between Fremont and Ogden.
Closed between Sept. 13 and Sept. 21: Stewart between Las Vegas Boulevard and 8th Street; 6th and 7th streets between Ogden and Stewart; Ogden between 9th and 11th and Fremont Street between 6th and 11th streets.
Closed between Sept. 14 and Sept. 20: Ogden between 7th and 9th streets.
Closed between Sept. 14 and Sept. 21: Ogden between 9th and 11th streets.
Closed between Sept. 15 and Sept. 20: Carson between 7th and 11th Streets; 7th and 9th streets between Carson and Ogden; 10th Street between Carson and Fremont and 8th Street between Fremont and Ogden.
Closed between Sept. 15 and Sept. 21: Fremont between 6th and 11th streets.
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