• Tulsa festivals close downtown streets

    By: Cailey Dougherty


    TULSA, Okla. - Quick facts:

    • Starting Thursday, Tulsa drivers may face road closures in downtown Tulsa for local festivals.
    • Tulsa International Mayfest will close Main Street from Third to Seventh and Third from Boulder to Cincinnati May 18 through the 21.
    • Blue Dome Arts Festival will close Second Street from Detrot to Greenwood and Third between Boulder and Cincinnati May 19 through the 21.
    • Hop Jam will close Main Street from First to Easton, Cameron Street between Boulder and Cincinnati, Archer between Boulder and Cincinnati and Boston between Cameron and Archer on May 21.
    • Mayfest organizers expect over 350,000 people to attend the free event.
    • They say their safety plan includes sending a text message alert to each vendor if they need to begin any evacuations.
    • They can break down in as fast as five or 10 minutes.  
    • Watch the above video for more details.

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