RICHMOND, Va (WTVR) – Several events could impact your weekend plans including the Grand Illumination tonight. The even will close down 9th and 10th street near Cary from 10 am through the event tonight. Please avoid the area if possible. Heavy traffic is also expected approaching Broad/7th Street on 95 and at the Boulevard along 95. Use caution or avoid the area.
Also, expect major delays as the 2012 Dominion Christmas Parade from the Science Museum of Virginia makes it’s rounds on Broad Street Saturday. Expect Broad to be closed from DMV Drive to 7th Street starting at 9am. Leigh will be closed from Boulevard to Hermitage. Broad will also be closed from Davis to Strawberry from 6am to 2pm. Avoid the area unless you are attending the event.