The Arcadia Festival of Bands returns to West Arcadia this Saturday, November 22nd. Traffic will be diverted at several intersections during the morning and early afternoon hours. Baldwin Avenue will be closed to all traffic between Huntington Drive and Camino Real. Duarte Road will be closed from Baldwin Avenue through El Monte Avenue. Campus Drive will be closed between Santa Anita Avenue and Holly Avenue. And finally, El Monte Avenue will be closed on the extension road between Duarte and Campus. Each of these closures will be in effect from about 8:00AM through 2:00PM. Campus Drive may remain closed throughout the afternoon based on activity at Arcadia High School.
Traffic in the area will be heavy. Please be patient and use alternate routes to reach your destination. Medical offices on Duarte Road and businesses on South Baldwin can be accessed from streets south of Duarte, such as Camino Real and Naomi, from Golden West, Holly and Lovell. Businesses on Balwin between Huntington and Duarte must be accessed from either Golden West, Holly or La Cadena. Cross traffic will not be allowed Baldwin Avenue or Duarte Road within the closure. Westfield Shoppingtown will be accessed as normal with the exception of traffic from the south. Use Golden West, Sunset or Santa Anita to Huntington Drive to access the mall.