Rodeo Parade Tomorrow Brings Temporary Road Closures

The 91st annual Tucson Rodeo Parade begins at 9 a.m. tomorrow at Park Avenue and Ajo Way. To prepare for the event, at approximately 7 a.m., Sixth Avenue will be closed between Ajo Way and Irvington Road. An hour later, Ajo Way between Sixth Avenue and Park Avenue, Park Avenue between Ajo Way and Irvington Road, and Irvington Road between Park Avenue and Sixth Avenue will be closed. All streets should reopen sometime between noon and 1 p.m.

Access to the Veterans Administration Hospital will be provided on Veterans Boulevard at Sixth Avenue during the road closures. Meanwhile, you can ride Sun Tran to La Fiesta de Los Vaqueros Tucson Rodeo, which ends on Sunday.

Sun Tran has regularly scheduled bus service to the Laos Transit Center, which is one block from the rodeo grounds and parade route.