Bridge Closures for 2018 Winterfest Boat Parade

The 47th annual Winterfest Boat Parade takes place Saturday, starting in Fort Lauderdale and making its way up to Pompano Beach.

Several area bridges will be closed for the 12-mile-long parade. The list below provides approximate times that the bridges will be up:

7TH AVENUE BRIDGE

Bridge Up: 6 p.m.-8:30 p.m.

FEC RAILROAD BRIDGE

Bridge Up: 4:45 p.m.-8:30 p.m.

ANDREWS AVENUE

Bridge Up: 6 p.m.-8:30 p.m.

3RD AVENUE BRIDGE

Bridge Up: 6 p.m.-8:30 p.m.

LAS OLAS BOULEVARD

Bridge Up: 7 p.m.-9 p.m.

SUNRISE BOULEVARD

Bridge Up: 7:30 p.m.-9:30 p.m.

OAKLAND PARK BOULEVARD

Bridge Up: 8 p.m.-10 p.m.

COMMERCIAL BOULEVARD

Bridge Up: 8:30 p.m.-11 p.m.

 

WATERWAY CLOSINGS

2:30 p.m.: New River closure to non-parade vessels from the fork near Little Florida, west of Cooley’s Landing and east to Marker 9.

5:20 p.m.: Intracoastal Waterway closure from Port Everglades to Oakland Park Bridge South

6:20 p.m.: Intracoastal Waterway closure from North of Oakland Park Bridge to Lake Santa Barbara

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