LAPD West Bureau’s Annual Carnival Taking Place In Venice

VENICE (CBS) — Beachgoers, beware.

The Windward Circle in Venice is scheduled through Sunday to be closed to accommodate an annual summer carnival.

Southbound traffic on Main Street will be routed around the traffic circle toward Venice Boulevard.

The event, hosted by the Los Angeles Police Department’s West Bureau, includes rides, food and police exhibits.

Admission is free, but tickets for rides must be purchased.

Public parking will be available at the end of Venice and Washington boulevards, as well as, Rose Avenue.

Meantime, about 50 artists are expected to display their works alongside Venice regulars on Oceanfront Walk through Sunday for the Hammer Museum’s Venice Biennial.

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