TRAFFIC ALERT: 2017 Rolling Thunder Rally

Published on May 19, 2017

ARLINGTON, VA. — The Arlington County Police Department and Virginia State Police will close part of Washington Boulevard near the Pentagon on Sunday, May 28, 2017, for the Rolling Thunder motorcycle rally.  From 7:00 a.m. to approximately 4:00 p.m., Washington Boulevard (Route 27) will be closed from I-395 to the Memorial Bridge.

In addition, Arlington National Cemetery will only be accessible from southbound George Washington Memorial Parkway or northbound Route 110.

Motorists should expect large numbers of motorcyclists in Northern Virginia and the entire Washington Metropolitan area during the Memorial Day weekend. This is the 30th anniversary of Rolling Thunder and increased attendance is anticipated.

For questions or concerns, please contact Lieutenant Steve Meincke at (703) 228-4148.

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