August 5, 2019



On Saturday, August 17, 2019 the Middletown Historical Society will be hosting the 26th Annual Olde-Tyme Peach Festival. This event will kick off with a parade that will commence at 8:45 am until approximately 11:00 am. The event and parade will impact traffic in several local areas.  Please plan accordingly. Only emergency personal and local residents will be able to access and exit using the preferred route below.  Detours will be present and marked on locations.

South Broad St- closed 830-1100 am between St. Anne’s Church Road and Main St. No thru traffic- but residents will be allowed access to their homes - Between 830-1100 am those residents who reside on the S/E side of Broad and Main St will be directed to exit and enter ONLY by Berkman St. No further access on S. Broad St from this point.

If you need access to the west side of Town from S. Broad St you will be directed west onto St. Anne’s Church Rd to Levels Rd to Rt. 301.  If you need access to the east side of Town then you will be directed east onto Noxingtown Rd to Silver Lake Rd. to East Main St.

E. Main St- closed 830-1100 am between Broad and Catherine St. There will be no access to E. Main St during the parade between Broad St and Catherine St. A resident who resides on the north side of Main St and east side of Broad St – you will need to exit going either North bound on Broad St , Cox St and Catherine St to Lake St.   North and South Cox St. at Main St will be closed. Please ensure you follow laws for one way traffic.

W. Main St- closed 530 am- 530 pm between Broad and Scott St.  Please refer to the alternate route below.

North Broad St- All traffic exiting side streets onto N. Broad St. between Main St and Lake St will be directed north bound.  To access West Main St you will be directed west on W. Lake St., south on Wood St.  To access E. Main St you will be directed east on E. Lake St and south on New St. There will be no south bound traffic on Broad St. between Lake and Main between 830 am until 11 am.

Silver Lake Elementary- anyone exiting this area for the 5K must proceed north on Catherine St and will be directed east on Main St unless you are a resident that lives south of Main St and east of Broad St.  **** You will not be able to cross over Broad St from this area. 

Once the parade approaches Main St from Broad St you will not be able to proceed north on S. Catherine St from Silver Lake Park.  **Alternate parking has been offered to all 5k participants at Redding Middle School.  Please see your coordinator for additional information.

   Any changes pertaining traffic routes will be updated.  Thank you!

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