Freakfest to cause street closures downtown
Roads near State Street start closing at 5 p.m.
This Saturday, starting at 5 p.m., roads crossing State Street will start to close due to the Halloween music festival Freakfest.
Lake, Johnson and Dayton streets will close at 5 p.m., while Gorham Street will stay open until 6 p.m. The streets will remain closed until approximately 3 a.m. Sunday.
West Gilman Street and West Mifflin Street will close starting at 2 p.m. to allow for construction of the two stages.
Throughout Saturday, North Bassett Street, which has been closed for construction, will be open between West Johnson and West Day streets.
If you are planning on crossing or walking on State Street, a ticket will be required to enter from 7 p.m. to 1:30 a.m.