Mall-Ribfest Press Release

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Mall-Ribfest Press Release

Postby Brian McCarthy » Fri Jun 08, 2012 9:33 am

Press Release

June 7, 2012: The Merrimack Police Department is reminding residents and motorists to expect heavy traffic and some delays in the area of Exit 10 on the F.E. Everett Turnpike and Industrial Dr. during the afternoon hours of June 15th and all day on June 16th & 17th. The connecting roadways of Daniel Webster Hwy. and Continental Blvd. could also be impacted due to the Grand Opening of the Merrimack Premium Outlets and the Nashua West Rotary’s Rock n Ribfest being held at the Budweiser Brewery.

On Sunday, June 17th there will be a Ribfest Road Race starting at 9:00 am and concluding at approximately 11:00 am. The course of the race will run from the Merrimack Brewery northbound on Daniel Webster Hwy. to Island Dr. and back to the Brewery. During the race the right lane northbound and the northbound breakdown lane will be closed. Traffic posts will be set up at several intersections along the course.

The Merrimack Premium Outlets Grand Opening is June 14th and motorists can expect to see officers in the intersections of Industrial Dr. starting at 8:00 am and going until 10:00 pm. The traffic lights will be on flash and traffic through those intersections will be hand-directed.

Residents and motorists can monitor any traffic advisories or warnings from the Merrimack Police Department using NIXLE. You can go to the MPD website at and click on the NIXLE link at no cost. The notices will go to your cell phone and/or email account.

Stay tuned to local media for traffic pattern changes, and monitor signage posted on the Roadways around both events for direction and parking information.

Capt. Peter Albert
Operations Division
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