University of Delaware graduation ceremonies on both Friday 5/26 and Saturday 5/27 will cause significant increased traffic around the City of Newark, especially in the area of the UD field house and football stadium.
On Friday 5/26, ceremonies will occur all day at the field house and stadium, causing increased traffic and delays.
On Saturday 5/27, there will be significant traffic around the stadium starting as early as 6:00 am and lasting into the early afternoon. Delays may impact Interstate 95.
Avoid the area unless travel is necessary.
The Newark Memorial Day Parade is this Sunday May 21. The parade route will close Delaware Ave between South Main Street and South Chapel Street. The entire length of East Main Street will be closed between Library Ave and South College Ave. South College Ave will be closed north of Park Place except for local traffic.
Road closures are expected to be implemented around 12:30 pm and will extend until about 5:00 pm.
HEAVY TRAFFIC IS EXPECTED ON SURROUNDING STREETS DUE TO THE DETOURS. Use an alternate route and expect delays.