SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – The annual Star Spangled Springfield fireworks display will launch Friday night, and that means that there will be some traffic detours in advance of the spectacle.
The Memorial Bridge will be closed to all traffic from 11:00 P.M. on Thursday, July 3 through 11:00 P.M. Friday, July 4.
The roadways surrounding the Memorial Bridge will be closed from 7:30 P.M. July 4 through the end of the fireworks display. Exit 7 off Interstate 91 southbound will also be closed from 7:30 P.M. through the end of the display.
Star Spangled Springfield festivities begin at 7:00 P.M. at Riverfront Park, with the fireworks display beginning at 9:30.