Road closures for weekend concerts

NACOGDOCHES, TX (KTRE) - Starting this Wednesday, August 20th through Monday, August 25th, S. Pecan Street and Fredonia Street will be closed to thru traffic inside the gates at Festival Plaza. Motorists are encouraged to use alternate routes during this time. Motorists traveling east on Cox Street towards downtown are also encouraged to seek an alternate route.

"The roads are being blocked off for the Red Dirt Roundup concert going on downtown this weekend," said Main Street Manager Sarah O'Brien. "We are excited to have an event of this nature fully utilizing Festival Plaza." Smith Music Group, out of Fort Worth, Texas is organizing the event. For more information on the concert you can log on to . "We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause to people who use S. Pecan and Fredonia Street as a thoroughfare to downtown," said O'Brien.

For more information or questions regarding the street closure you can contact the Nacogdoches Main Street Office at 936-559-2573 or via email at