The Baltimore City Department of Transportation would like to advise motorists of the traffic modifications that will be in effect for the Charm City Animal Rescue Sonar International Music Festival that will be held Thursday, May 23, 2013 through Sunday, May 26, 2013.

In preparation for the event, Saratoga Street between Gay and Holiday Streets will be closed to through traffic beginning at 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday, May 22, 2013 until 6:00 a.m. on Monday, May 27, 2013 with parking restrictions in effect.

In addition, Holiday Street between Pleasant and Saratoga Streets will be closed starting at 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, May 23, 2013 until 6:00 a.m. on Monday, May 27, 2013. One lane of through traffic along this stretch of Holiday Street will be opened to commuters on Friday, May 24, 2013 from 6:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Motorists traveling in this vicinity should be on the watch for pedestrians and are encouraged to use alternate routes.