The 2018 Bloomin’ Temple Festival will be held at the new Martin Luther King, Jr. Festival Grounds (301 S. 4th St.) near downtown Temple on Friday, April 27th and Saturday, April 28th. Due to festival setup, the following streets will begin closing Monday, April 23rd. Please note: At no time will traffic along Martin Luther King, Jr. Dr. be closed. Street Closures:Monday, April 23rd – 6:00 a.m. – Carnival Set Up @ Festival Grounds• East Avenue B and South 6th St. – CLOSEDo Intersections will remain open to east & westbound traffic along Avenue B.• East Avenue C between South 4th St. and Martin Luther King, Jr. Dr. – CLOSED• Intersection of East Avenue D and South Martin Luther King, Jr. Dr. – CLOSED• Intersection of East Avenue E and South Martin Luther King, Jr. Dr. – CLOSEDThursday, April 26th – 6:00 a.m. – Stage Set Ups• East Avenue A at S. 6th Street – CLOSEDo Intersections will remain open to east & westbound traffic along Avenue A.• East Avenue B will close halfway between 2nd Street & 4th Street• East Avenue B will close at South Martin Luther King Jr. Dr. Friday, April 27th – 6:00 a.m. – Festival Set Up• East Avenue C will close halfway between South 2nd Street & South 4th StreetAll roads are expected to reopen by 8:00 a.m. Monday, April 30th, with the exception of those roads closed for the carnival set up, which are to reopen at 8:00 a.m. Wednesday, May 2nd. Please visit BloominTemple.com for the latest festival news, information, and road closures.