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Rt. 655S (Nelson County) from 3.7 mi S of Shipman to 6.4 mi W of Shipman

On Rt. 655 South (Variety Mills Rd) in the County of Nelson from Norwood Rd; Rt. 626E/W (Nelson County) to VA-151N/S, motorists can expect potential delays in this area from 08/24/16 at 4:00 PM until 08/29/16 at 12:00 PM due to a concert/music event. The Lockn’ Music Festival will bring increased traffic to Nelson County from Wednesday evening, August 24th through midday Monday, August 29th. Motorists should stay alert to changes in traffic pattern, plan for possible congestion and consider using an alternate route. Heavy traffic, including recreational vehicles, is expected on Route 29 and several adjoining secondary routes. In addition, a portion of Oak Ridge Road and Diggs Mountain Road near the festival grounds will be closed to thru traffic. The highest volumes of traffic on Route 29 are expected Wednesday overnight through early Thursday evening, late afternoon on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, and during the departure period Sunday afternoon into midday Monday.

US-29N at 5.9 mi NE of Amherst

On US-29 North (Thomas Nelson Hwy) in the County of Nelson at County/City/Town Line: NELSON CO. LINE/AMHERST COUNTY LINE, motorists can expect potential delays in this area from 08/24/16 at 4:00 PM until 08/29/16 at 12:00 PM due to a concert/music event. The Lockn’ Music Festival will bring increased traffic to Nelson County from Wednesday evening, August 24th through midday Monday, August 29th. Motorists should stay alert to changes in traffic pattern, plan for possible congestion and consider using an alternate route. Heavy traffic, including recreational vehicles, is expected on Route 29 and several adjoining secondary routes. In addition, a portion of Oak Ridge Road and Diggs Mountain Road near the festival grounds will be closed to thru traffic. The highest volumes of traffic on Route 29 are expected Wednesday overnight through early Thursday evening, late afternoon on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, and during the departure period Sunday afternoon into midday Monday.

Rt. 650S (Nelson County) from 0.3 mi SW of Shipman to Shipman

On Rt. 650 South (Thomas F Ryan Ln) in the County of Nelson from Wilson Rd; Rt. 653N/S (Nelson County) to James River Rd; VA-56E/W; /OAK RIDGE ROAD, motorists can expect potential delays in this area from 08/24/16 at 4:00 PM until 08/29/16 at 12:00 PM due to a concert/music event. The Lockn’ Music Festival will bring increased traffic to Nelson County from Wednesday evening, August 24th through midday Monday, August 29th. Motorists should stay alert to changes in traffic pattern, plan for possible congestion and consider using an alternate route. Heavy traffic, including recreational vehicles, is expected on Route 29 and several adjoining secondary routes. In addition, a portion of Oak Ridge Road and Diggs Mountain Road near the festival grounds will be closed to thru traffic. The highest volumes of traffic on Route 29 are expected Wednesday overnight through early Thursday evening, late afternoon on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, and during the departure period Sunday afternoon into midday Monday.

Rt. 665W (Nelson County) from 2.5 mi SW of Shipman to 6.8 mi W of Shipman

On Rt. 665 West (Wilson Hill Rd) in the County of Nelson from Arrington Rd; Variety Mills Ext; Rt. 655N/S (Nelson County) to Rose Mill Rd; Rt. 674N/S (Nelson County), motorists can expect potential delays in this area from 08/24/16 at 4:00 PM until 08/29/16 at 12:00 PM due to a concert/music event. The Lockn’ Music Festival will bring increased traffic to Nelson County from Wednesday evening, August 24th through midday Monday, August 29th. Motorists should stay alert to changes in traffic pattern, plan for possible congestion and consider using an alternate route. Heavy traffic, including recreational vehicles, is expected on Route 29 and several adjoining secondary routes. In addition, a portion of Oak Ridge Road and Diggs Mountain Road near the festival grounds will be closed to thru traffic. The highest volumes of traffic on Route 29 are expected Wednesday overnight through early Thursday evening, late afternoon on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, and during the departure period Sunday afternoon into midday Monday.

Rt. 653N (Nelson County) from 3.1 mi W of Shipman to 1.4 mi S of Shipman

On Rt. 653 North (Freshwater Cove Ln) in the County of Nelson from Mayswood Ln; Rt. 716N/S (Nelson County) to Variety Mills Rd; Rt. 655N/S (Nelson County), motorists can expect potential delays in this area from 08/24/16 at 4:00 PM until 08/29/16 at 12:00 PM due to a concert/music event. The Lockn’ Music Festival will bring increased traffic to Nelson County from Wednesday evening, August 24th through midday Monday, August 29th. Motorists should stay alert to changes in traffic pattern, plan for possible congestion and consider using an alternate route. Heavy traffic, including recreational vehicles, is expected on Route 29 and several adjoining secondary routes. In addition, a portion of Oak Ridge Road and Diggs Mountain Road near the festival grounds will be closed to thru traffic. The highest volumes of traffic on Route 29 are expected Wednesday overnight through early Thursday evening, late afternoon on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, and during the departure period Sunday afternoon into midday Monday.

Rt. 650N (Nelson County) from Shipman to 0.3 mi SW of Shipman

On Rt. 650 North (James River Rd) in the County of Nelson from James River Rd; VA-56E/W; /HIGH PEAK LANE to Wilson Rd; Rt. 653N/S (Nelson County), motorists can expect potential delays in this area from 08/24/16 at 4:00 PM until 08/29/16 at 12:00 PM due to a concert/music event. The Lockn’ Music Festival will bring increased traffic to Nelson County from Wednesday evening, August 24th through midday Monday, August 29th. Motorists should stay alert to changes in traffic pattern, plan for possible congestion and consider using an alternate route. Heavy traffic, including recreational vehicles, is expected on Route 29 and several adjoining secondary routes. In addition, a portion of Oak Ridge Road and Diggs Mountain Road near the festival grounds will be closed to thru traffic. The highest volumes of traffic on Route 29 are expected Wednesday overnight through early Thursday evening, late afternoon on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, and during the departure period Sunday afternoon into midday Monday.

VA-56E from 13.3 mi NE of Buena Vista to 7.0 mi SE of Shipman

On VA-56 East (Crabtree Falls Hwy) in the County of Nelson from County/City/Town Line: ROCKBRIDGE COUNTY LINE/NELSON CL to County/City/Town Line: NELSON CL/BUCKINGHAM COUNTY LINE, motorists can expect potential delays in this area from 08/24/16 at 4:00 PM until 08/29/16 at 12:00 PM due to a concert/music event. The Lockn’ Music Festival will bring increased traffic to Nelson County from Wednesday evening, August 24th through midday Monday, August 29th. Motorists should stay alert to changes in traffic pattern, plan for possible congestion and consider using an alternate route. Heavy traffic, including recreational vehicles, is expected on Route 29 and several adjoining secondary routes. In addition, a portion of Oak Ridge Road and Diggs Mountain Road near the festival grounds will be closed to thru traffic. The highest volumes of traffic on Route 29 are expected Wednesday overnight through early Thursday evening, late afternoon on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, and during the departure period Sunday afternoon into midday Monday.

Rt. 655N (Nelson County) from 3.7 mi S of Shipman to 6.4 mi W of Shipman

On Rt. 655 North (Variety Mills Rd) in the County of Nelson from Norwood Rd; Rt. 626E/W (Nelson County) to VA-151N/S, motorists can expect potential delays in this area from 08/24/16 at 4:00 PM until 08/29/16 at 12:00 PM due to a concert/music event. The Lockn’ Music Festival will bring increased traffic to Nelson County from Wednesday evening, August 24th through midday Monday, August 29th. Motorists should stay alert to changes in traffic pattern, plan for possible congestion and consider using an alternate route. Heavy traffic, including recreational vehicles, is expected on Route 29 and several adjoining secondary routes. In addition, a portion of Oak Ridge Road and Diggs Mountain Road near the festival grounds will be closed to thru traffic. The highest volumes of traffic on Route 29 are expected Wednesday overnight through early Thursday evening, late afternoon on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, and during the departure period Sunday afternoon into midday Monday.

Rt. 668S (Nelson County) from 2.5 mi SW of Shipman to 1.5 mi W of Shipman

On Rt. 668 South (Diggs Mountain Rd) in the County of Nelson from Arrington Rd; Rt. 655N/S (Nelson County) to Oak Ridge Rd; Rt. 653N/S (Nelson County), motorists can expect potential delays in this area from 08/24/16 at 4:00 PM until 08/29/16 at 12:00 PM due to a concert/music event. The Lockn’ Music Festival will bring increased traffic to Nelson County from Wednesday evening, August 24th through midday Monday, August 29th. Motorists should stay alert to changes in traffic pattern, plan for possible congestion and consider using an alternate route. Heavy traffic, including recreational vehicles, is expected on Route 29 and several adjoining secondary routes. In addition, a portion of Oak Ridge Road and Diggs Mountain Road near the festival grounds will be closed to thru traffic. The highest volumes of traffic on Route 29 are expected Wednesday overnight through early Thursday evening, late afternoon on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, and during the departure period Sunday afternoon into midday Monday.

Rt. 739N (Nelson County) from 5.5 mi NE of Amherst to 5.5 mi SW of Shipman

On Rt. 739 North (Boxwood Farm Rd) in the County of Nelson from Boxwood Farm Rd; Quail Run; Rt. 739E/W (Amherst County); County/City/Town Line: AMHERST - NELSON COUNTY LINE to Thomas Nelson Hwy; US-29N, motorists can expect potential delays in this area from 08/24/16 at 4:00 PM until 08/29/16 at 12:00 PM due to a concert/music event. The Lockn’ Music Festival will bring increased traffic to Nelson County from Wednesday evening, August 24th through midday Monday, August 29th. Motorists should stay alert to changes in traffic pattern, plan for possible congestion and consider using an alternate route. Heavy traffic, including recreational vehicles, is expected on Route 29 and several adjoining secondary routes. In addition, a portion of Oak Ridge Road and Diggs Mountain Road near the festival grounds will be closed to thru traffic. The highest volumes of traffic on Route 29 are expected Wednesday overnight through early Thursday evening, late afternoon on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, and during the departure period Sunday afternoon into midday Monday.

VA-56W from 13.3 mi NE of Buena Vista to 7.0 mi SE of Shipman

On VA-56 West (Crabtree Falls Hwy) in the County of Nelson from County/City/Town Line: ROCKBRIDGE COUNTY LINE/NELSON CL to County/City/Town Line: NELSON CL/BUCKINGHAM COUNTY LINE, motorists can expect potential delays in this area from 08/24/16 at 4:00 PM until 08/29/16 at 12:00 PM due to a concert/music event. The Lockn’ Music Festival will bring increased traffic to Nelson County from Wednesday evening, August 24th through midday Monday, August 29th. Motorists should stay alert to changes in traffic pattern, plan for possible congestion and consider using an alternate route. Heavy traffic, including recreational vehicles, is expected on Route 29 and several adjoining secondary routes. In addition, a portion of Oak Ridge Road and Diggs Mountain Road near the festival grounds will be closed to thru traffic. The highest volumes of traffic on Route 29 are expected Wednesday overnight through early Thursday evening, late afternoon on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, and during the departure period Sunday afternoon into midday Monday.

Rt. 668N (Nelson County) from 3.8 mi SW of Shipman to 1.5 mi W of Shipman

On Rt. 668 North (Kingswood Ln) in the County of Nelson from Dead End to Oak Ridge Rd; Rt. 653N/S (Nelson County), motorists can expect potential delays in this area from 08/24/16 at 4:00 PM until 08/29/16 at 12:00 PM due to a concert/music event. The Lockn’ Music Festival will bring increased traffic to Nelson County from Wednesday evening, August 24th through midday Monday, August 29th. Motorists should stay alert to changes in traffic pattern, plan for possible congestion and consider using an alternate route. Heavy traffic, including recreational vehicles, is expected on Route 29 and several adjoining secondary routes. In addition, a portion of Oak Ridge Road and Diggs Mountain Road near the festival grounds will be closed to thru traffic. The highest volumes of traffic on Route 29 are expected Wednesday overnight through early Thursday evening, late afternoon on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, and during the departure period Sunday afternoon into midday Monday.

US-29S from 5.7 mi SW of Shipman to 1.2 mi W of Shipman

On US-29 South (Thomas Nelson Hwy) in the County of Nelson from Rt. 739N/S (Nelson County) to Rt. 741N (Nelson County), motorists can expect potential delays in this area from 08/24/16 at 4:00 PM until 08/29/16 at 12:00 PM due to a concert/music event. The Lockn’ Music Festival will bring increased traffic to Nelson County from Wednesday evening, August 24th through midday Monday, August 29th. Motorists should stay alert to changes in traffic pattern, plan for possible congestion and consider using an alternate route. Heavy traffic, including recreational vehicles, is expected on Route 29 and several adjoining secondary routes. In addition, a portion of Oak Ridge Road and Diggs Mountain Road near the festival grounds will be closed to thru traffic. The highest volumes of traffic on Route 29 are expected Wednesday overnight through early Thursday evening, late afternoon on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, and during the departure period Sunday afternoon into midday Monday.

Rt. 653S (Nelson County) from 1.4 mi S of Shipman to 3.1 mi W of Shipman

On Rt. 653 South (Wilson Rd) in the County of Nelson from Variety Mills Rd; Rt. 655N/S (Nelson County) to Mayswood Ln; Rt. 716N/S (Nelson County), motorists can expect potential delays in this area from 08/24/16 at 4:00 PM until 08/29/16 at 12:00 PM due to a concert/music event. The Lockn’ Music Festival will bring increased traffic to Nelson County from Wednesday evening, August 24th through midday Monday, August 29th. Motorists should stay alert to changes in traffic pattern, plan for possible congestion and consider using an alternate route. Heavy traffic, including recreational vehicles, is expected on Route 29 and several adjoining secondary routes. In addition, a portion of Oak Ridge Road and Diggs Mountain Road near the festival grounds will be closed to thru traffic. The highest volumes of traffic on Route 29 are expected Wednesday overnight through early Thursday evening, late afternoon on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, and during the departure period Sunday afternoon into midday Monday.

Rt. 665E (Nelson County) from 6.8 mi W of Shipman to 2.5 mi SW of Shipman

On Rt. 665 East (Old Rose Mill Rd) in the County of Nelson from Rose Mill Rd; Rt. 674N/S (Nelson County) to Arrington Rd; Variety Mills Ext; Rt. 655N/S (Nelson County), motorists can expect potential delays in this area from 08/24/16 at 4:00 PM until 08/29/16 at 12:00 PM due to a concert/music event. The Lockn’ Music Festival will bring increased traffic to Nelson County from Wednesday evening, August 24th through midday Monday, August 29th. Motorists should stay alert to changes in traffic pattern, plan for possible congestion and consider using an alternate route. Heavy traffic, including recreational vehicles, is expected on Route 29 and several adjoining secondary routes. In addition, a portion of Oak Ridge Road and Diggs Mountain Road near the festival grounds will be closed to thru traffic. The highest volumes of traffic on Route 29 are expected Wednesday overnight through early Thursday evening, late afternoon on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, and during the departure period Sunday afternoon into midday Monday.

WZ - Construction

Rt. 672N (Nelson County) from 5.0 mi W of Shipman to 5.5 mi NW of Shipman

On Rt. 672 (Dark Hollow Rd) in the County of Nelson from Sleepy Hollow Rd; Rt. 724N/S (Nelson County) to E Branch Loop; Shaeffers Hollow Ln; Rt. 673N/S (Nelson County), motorists can expect potential delays in this area from 06/09/16 at 2:09 PM until 11/28/16 at 1:00 PM due to bridge work. The north through lanes are closed. The south through lanes are closed.

Traffic

VA-6E at 7.9 mi NE of Shipman

On VA-6 East in the County of Nelson, in the vicinity of Thomas Nelson Hwy; US-29N; VA-6W, motorists can expect potential delays due to a disabled vehicle. One lane is closed.
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