Some road restrictions are now into effect ahead of this weekend's River Festival in downtown Reno.
The northbound and southbound lanes on Arlington Avenue between First Street and Island Drive were reduced to eight feet.
Then on Saturday and Sunday -- Arlington Avenue will be closed between First and Court Streets to both vehicle and bike traffic.
The Reno River Festival starts Saturday at 9am and continues through Sunday at the Truckee River Whitewater Park near the city's downtown casino area.
The event also will include canoe and kayak whitewater clinics
For more information on this year's Reno River Festival go to http://www.renoriverfestival.com/