Weekend traffic alerts: Air & Water Show, Lobster Fest, concerts

There’s a lot happening in Chicago this weekend. Here’s what you need to know to get in and around the city smoothly.

CTA BROWN LINE:

No service Kimball to Western from 2 a.m. Saturday 8/16 to 4 a.m. Monday 8/18. Bus shuttles will be in place.
http://www.transitchicago.com/news/default.aspx?Month=&Year=&Category=2&ArticleId=3329

AIR AND WATER SHOW along the Lakefront at North Ave Beach (8/16 & 8/17, 10a-3p):
Info on the show: http://www.cityofchicago.org/city/en/depts/dca/supp_info/chicago_air_and_watershow.html

Divvy Bikes Valet Service: http://www.divvybikes.com/valet
Public Transportation: http://metrarail.com/metra/en/home/service_updates/air_water2014.html

**No bikes or alcohol will be permitted on any Metra train Sat and Sun.

LOBSTER FEST at Navy Pier (8/16 & 8/17)
http://www.americanlobsterfest.com/

ALBANY PARK WORLD FEST: (8/16 Noon to 10 & 8/17 Noon to 9p)
In Albany Park at Kimball/Lawrence
http://www.chicagoevents.com/event.cfm?eid=298

FESTA ITALIANA (8/14-8/17)

Taylor blocked Racine to Ashland through 6a Monday
http://starevents.com/festivals/festa-italiana/

WHITE SOX

Home Games 8/15 at 7:10p; 8/16 at 6:10p; 8/17 at 1:10p

CONCERTS

8/15-
Miranda Lambert in Tinley Park at 7:30p

8/16-
Tony Bennett at Ravinia at 8:30p

Rod Stewert and Santana at Allstate at 7:30p

KISS and Def Leppard in Tinley Park at 7p

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