Some city streets to close near Expo Center this weekend
The Ohio Expo Center announced some city streets will close this weekend due to numerous events being held.
The Expo Center said the events included; Field and Stream Outdoor Life Deer and Turkey Expo, Ohio Beef Expo, Ohio Roller Derby, Columbus Toy Show, 2017 Ohio NASP Tournament, and Columbus Gun and Prepper Show.
The following streets will be closed from 6 a.m. Saturday March 18th until 8 p.m. Sunday March 19th:
- 17th Avenue from Clara Avenue on the east to Dora Avenue on the west
- Velma Avenue between 17th Avenue and Maynard Avenue
- Silver Drive between 17th Avenue and 20th Avenue
The Ohio Expo Center also provided directions to the events to help ensure a good traffic flow.
- From the north: take I-71 south to the 17th Avenue or Hudson Street exit
- From the south: take I-71 north to the 17th Avenue or Hudson Street exit
- From the west: take I-70 east to I-71 north. Take I-71 to the 17th Avenue or Hudson Street exit.
- From the east: take I-70 west to I-71 north. Take I-71 to the 17th Avenue or Hudson Street exit.
For more information, call (614) 644-3247 or online at ohioexpocenter.com.