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The following street closures will begin Thursday morning around Janssen Park in Mena for the safety of Lum & Abner Festival Attendees and Lum & Abner 5K participants. Please drive with care as many people, including small children, will be in the area around the park and downtown!


Thursday, June 6 - Saturday, June 8 No Parking on Janssen Avenue along the street beside the park from 7th to 9th Street during the festival.

 

Closed from 6 pm on Thursday (June 6) to 10 pm on Saturday (June 8): circle drive in Janssen Park. The drive is only open to pedestrian traffic during this time.

 

Closed from 6 pm on Thursday (June 6 to 10 pm on Saturday (June 8): 7th Street from Janssen Avenue to Port Arthur Avenue (includes being closed at Maple Avenue)

 

Festival Parking June 7 – June 8: handicapped & vendor parking off 8th Street by First Baptist Church.

 

Friday, June 7 - Saturday, June 8: Closed from 7 am on Friday (June 7) to 10 pm on Saturday (June 8): Port Arthur Avenue from 7th Street to 9th Street and Port Arthur at 8th Street and 8th Street from the two parking entrances to First Baptist Church to Port Arthur Avenue.

 

Saturday, June 8: Closed from 6 am to 10 pm on Saturday (June 8): 9th Street from Janssen Avenue to Port Arthur Avenue and Maple Avenue at 9th Street.

 

6-5-19 10:27 p.m. KAWX.ORG 

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