Pear Blossom Festival: Road Closures
The Pear Blossom Festival and Parade is returning to Medford once again.
The parade begins at 11 a.m. and is approximately 2 1/2 hours long. The route is 2 miles long starting at the corners of Beatty & Central at Lithia Honda, proceeds down Central and turns right onto East Main and begins dispersing at Mistletoe Street.
The Street Fair will be active on Friday from noon until 10 p.m. and on Saturday from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. and is located in downtown Medford at Pear Blossom Park.
The following are the road closures for Saturday, April 13th:
Court st from McAndrews to Central
Central from 238 to 8th
Main from Bartlett to Oakdale
8th from mistletoe to Evergreen
W bound 4th at Riverside
Riverside will be reduced to one lane northbound and will be using the closed lanes to detour traffic southbound from 4th to Main.
Signals will be off and intersections controlled by officers, according to the Medford Police Department. Additionally, all side streets connecting to Central and Main from all directions will be closed 1 block back.