Delaware Avenue will be closed between Eagle and Tupper streets starting at 5 p.m. today as setup continues for the Taste of Buffalo, according to Buffalo Police.
Inbound lanes on Delaware Avenue already have closed.
Motorists should use alternate routes.
The Taste of Buffalo runs from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday and 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Sunday in Niagara Square and north along Delaware Avenue. It is free to attend. Food tickets are $1 apiece, sold in sheets of five.
The gargantuan downtown food festival welcomes Buffalonians and visitors alike to sample restaurants, food trucks and wineries, enjoy live music and visit a quintet of beer tents. This week's Gusto suggested 10 different foods to try at the Taste.