Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

Nov. 25, 2019

Heavy traffic expected on I-35, local streets November 29, 30 in Duluth

UMD Alternative parking map.C lick for larger view.
UMD Alternative parking map.C lick for larger view.

Duluth, Minn. – Heavy traffic on I-35 and on local streets is expected the evenings of Friday, November 29 and Saturday, November 30 in Duluth.

Congestion and parking challenges are expected in Duluth again this weekend. The University of Minnesota Duluth Bulldogs hockey team plays at AMSOIL Arena Friday and Saturday evenings and the Bentleyville Tour of Lights continues evenings in Bayfront Festival Park. Both of these events will draw large crowds and can cause traffic delays and congestion.

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