The Baltimore City Department of Transportation announced temporary road closures and traffic modifications to accommodate several events this weekend, including a concert Friday night by Mariah Carey and another Saturday night by Lil Wayne at CFG Bank Arena.

The DOT advised drivers to download and use the Waze app for live detour navigation. The DOT posted a list of closures and modifications on its website.

Some roads near Druid Hill Park and some entrances will be closed at night for the Charm City Lights display. The Celtic Solstice Five Mile Race on Saturday will also affect roadways in and around Druid Hill Park, where the run will be held.

The Concord Community Christmas Parade on Saturday will result in street closures and parking restrictions along Liberty Heights Avenue, Gwynn Oak Avenue and other roads. Sections of Holliday Street, Pleasant Street and Hillen Street will be closed Sunday for the Baltimore Farmers Market & Bazaar under the Jones Falls Expressway.

Additionally, lanes of Interstate 83 and Maryland 295 will be closed Saturday and Sunday for cleaning activities.

Hugo Kugiya is a reporter for the Express Desk and has formerly reported for the Associated Press, Newsday, and the Seattle Times. 

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