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Parking and road closures for Ford Fireworks


The 57th annual Ford Fireworks happen Monday night. Tens of thousands are expected to attend, which means there will be many road restrictions and closures will take effect around 6 p.m. Westbound West Jefferson Avenue will be closed to the Cobo Center. It will also be closed in both directions from the Chrysler Freeway to Griswold.

Those heading into the area can park at:  Ford Underground garage, Joe Louis Arena garage, Millennium garage, Premier garage and Grand Circus Park garage.  Belle Isle will open at 2 p.m. Those attending will need to have a recreation passport or buy one for $11 at the entrance.

Live coverage of the fireworks on WJR begins at 8 pm.

The Fireworks have been moved up to 9:06 due to weather