EAST LANSING, Mich (WLNS) – It’s Michigan State Homecoming Weekend, one of the biggest weekends of the year for Spartan fans. With all the fun comes the expected traffic closings. The parade theme this year is “Spartans Take the World Stage” and it all steps off at 6:00 pm. Friday.
The parade begins at the intersection of Abbot and Burcham at the East Lansing Hannah Community Center. it travels south on Abbot; east on Grand River; south on Farm Lane via the Collingwood Entrance; and ends at the intersection of Farm and Shaw.
EAST LANSING STREETS AND INTERSECTIONS CLOSED FRIDAY OCT. 2
– Abbot between Whitehills/Oxford and Burcham from 2:30-7 p.m.
– Abbot between Burcham and Grand River from 5:30-7:15 p.m.
– Burcham between Old Hickory and Abbot from 3:30-7:15 p.m.
– Grand River between Abbot and Collingwood Entrance from 5:30-7:15 p.m.
THESE STREETS NEAR THE EAST LANSING HANNAH COMMUNITY CENTER WILL ALSO BE CLOSED
– Centerlawn from Forest to Abbot from 2:30-7 p.m.
– Evergreen from Centerlawn to Northlawn from 2:30-7 p.m.
– Forest from Centerlawn to Northlawn from 2:30-7 p.m.
– Northlawn from Forest to Abbot from 2:30-7 p.m.
Other roads leading to Abbot will also close. All roads southbound off Albert between Durand and Abbot will close to through traffic. Eastbound and westbound traffic should take Saginaw. Northbound and southbound traffic should take either Harrison or Hagadorn.
Online: Homecoming Information