Beginning Friday, anyone going to downtown Anchorage should remember some streets will be closed for the World Championship Dog Races and other Fur Rondy events.
- Friday through Sunday, 4th Avenue between I and Cordova Streets, and Cordova Street from 4th to 16th Avenues will be closed for the World Championship Sled Dog Races.
- On Saturday, from 7:30 to 11 AM, 5th and 6th Avenues between H and Eagle Streets will be closed for the Frostbite Race.
- Also on Saturday from 10 AM to 12 PM, 5th and 6th Avenues between K and C Streets will be closed for the Grand Parade.
During the Frostbite Race and the Grand Parade, People Mover will have limited access and there will be restricted routes to the 5th Avenue Parking Garage and the JCPenny Parking Garage. Motorists should expect limited access on surrounding streets.