VACAVILLE — Downtown Vacaville’s main streets will close at 7 a.m. Tuesday in preparation for this year’s Merriment on Main tree lighting and holiday celebration.
Motorists are asked to find alternative routes.
The 500 block of Main Street will close at Elizabeth Street, Davis Street will close at Catherine Street, and East Main Street will close at Wilson Street to allow workers to put up the main stage in front of the 60-foot-tall tree at the intersection of Main, East Main and Davis streets.
The remainder of the downtown’s streets within a block of Main Street will be closed at 3 p.m. All vehicles have to be off the streets by 4:30 p.m. Main Street and Buck Avenue will close at 5 p.m. between Cernon Street and the Vacaville Museum at 213 Buck Ave. to allow wagon rides to take people to and from the museum.
All of the streets will remain closed until at least 8:30 or 9 p.m.
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