Autumn Leaf Parade Road Closures & Detour Route
The Autumn Leaf Festival is taking place this weekend September 24th and 25th in downtown Leavenworth. There will be street closures throughout town and a flagger controlled detour on Saturday, September 24th, so plan your travels accordingly. The detour is open to passenger vehicles only; semi-trucks and oversized vehicles are strictly prohibited.
Westbound Highway 2 will be closed just west of Chumstick Highway from 11:30 AM – 2:00 PM. You may detour through town via the following route:
- North on Chumstick Highway
- North on Fir Street
- West on Pine Street
- South on Ski Hill Drive
- West on West Street
- South on Mine/Mill Streets
- West on US 2
Eastbound Highway 2 will be closed just past Mill Street from 11:30 AM – 2:00 PM. You may detour through town via the following route:
- Northwest on Mill Street to Mine Street
- East on West Street
- North on Ski Hill Drive
- East on Pine Street
- South on Fir Street
- South on Chumstick Highway
- East on US 2
Front Street will be closed during the Parade from the Dan’s Food Market parking lot, just west of 14th Street, to US 2 at Gustavs. Once the Parade is over at 2:00 PM, Front Street will reopen from 14th Street to 10th Street. Front Street is currently closed to vehicular traffic from 10th Street to US 2.
US 2 to 14th Street will remain open to those who wish to access residences and businesses on and around Commercial Street during the temporary closure.
Check the map below to review the parade route. All side streets throughout town will be barricaded during the parade, 11:30 – 2:00 PM.