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Longhorns Game, Other Events To Close Streets

Updated: Friday, August 30 2013, 09:50 AM CDT

Fall is a fun time in Austin, lots of events, and with that comes road closures over the weekend. Here's a rundown of what you can expect over Labor Day weekend.

Friday, August 30th
Zilker Relays
Closures around Zilker Park from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m., but Barton Springs Rd remains open.
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Saturday, August 31st
First UT Home game against New Mexico State University
If you're new to town, just avoid the UT Campus area, it's a mad house.
If you're heading down there to tailgate or go to the game, there are closures you should know about.
For BEVO Blvd, 18th St is closed between Brazos St and San Jacinto St
For ESPN's block party, 17th St is closed between San Jacinto St to Trinity St.
Find more info here:

Monday, September 2nd
Tri Rock Austin
Lots of closures associated with this triathlon on Labor Day between about 6 a.m. and Noon.
The bulk of the race closures are along Cesar Chavez St and Congress Ave. This will make it tricky to cut through the downtown Austin area.
There are also closures around Auditorium Shores, the race start and end point.
For more info and to check out a map of the race closures, click here:

Longhorns Game, Other Events To Close Streets

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