Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

Nov. 19, 2019

Heavy traffic expected on Interstate 35, local streets November 22, 23 in Duluth

DULUTH, Minn. — Heavy traffic on I-35 and on local streets is expected the evenings of Friday, November 22 and Saturday, November 23 in Duluth.

Congestion and parking challenges are expected due to three major events scheduled over the weekend. The events include: the University of Minnesota Duluth Bulldogs hockey games at AMSOIL Arena Friday and Saturday evenings, the Christmas City of the North parade Friday evening and the opening night of The Bentleyville Tour of Lights Saturday evening.

To avoid travel delays, plan to come early or allow extra travel time. For the latest travel information, call 511 or visit 511mn.org.


  • AMSOIL Arena lot and ramp
  • Bentleyville lot
  • Park downtown and cross I-35 using the skyway
  • Park in Canal Park and walk to the events.

Map of Duluth including several public parking options.