2015 Thunder by the Bay Motorcycle Festival Road Closures

 

SARASOTA, Fla. – January 7, 2015 – 8:15 a.m. The 17th Annual ‘Thunder by the Bay’ Motorcycle Festival begins January 8, 2015 and will continue through January 11, 2015 in downtown Sarasota. The Sarasota Police Department will be blocking roads for the festival. The following roads closures will be in effect between Friday, January 9, 2015 and Sunday, January 11, 2015.

Street closures will be as follows - January 9, 2015 at 3pm – January 11, 2015 at 8pm

• Main Street from U.S. 41 to the 1300 block alleyway

• Gulfstream Ave., west & east side from Main Street to Cocoanut

• Gulfstream Ave., west side, from Main Street to McAnsh Square

• Main Street from U.S. 41 to Gulfstream Avenue

Street closures will be as follows – January 10, 2015 at 6am – January 11, 2015 at 8pm

• Central Avenue from First Street to Main Street

• First Street from Central Avenue to Pineapple

• Gulfstream Avenue, east side, from Main Street to Banana Court

• Gulfstream Avenue, east side, from Main Street to the Parking Garage Entrance

• Main Street from Bayfront Drive to the Roundabout

• Main Street from the Roundabout to Lemon Avenue

• North Palm Avenue from Main Street to the alleyway at Epicure

• South Palm Avenue from Main Street to McAnsh

Street closures will be as follows – January 10, 2015 at 2pm – January 11, 2015 at 8pm

• Main Street from Lemon Avenue to Orange Avenue

• Lemon Avenue from First Street to the Gator Club Alley

Vehicles not removed by the posted times will be towed at the owner’s expense. For information on towed vehicles, please call Upman’s Towing at 941-365-7084.